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Trump administration must accept new DACA applicants, judge rules

A federal judge delivered the toughest blow yet to Trump administration efforts to end deportation protections for young undocumented immigrants.

Trump rallies behind VA nominee after suggesting he should drop out of ‘ugly’ process

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump acknowledged Tuesday that Dr. Ronny L.

Government: Wild red wolf population could soon be wiped out

The only wild population of endangered red wolves is unsustainable and could be wiped out within a decade after dwindling to a few dozen, government officials said in a report Tuesday.

Alleged drug-ring leader brought from Colombia to US court

Daniel Rendon-Herrera, the alleged leader of a homicidal drug ring that imported tons of cocaine from Colombia into the U.S., was charged with leading a continuing criminal enterprise, authorities said.

Truckers aid police in stopping suicide on Michigan freeway

More than a dozen tractor-trailers lined up beneath a Detroit-area freeway overpass to aid police trying to help a man contemplating suicide.

Spokesman: George H.W. Bush responding and recovering

Former President George H.W. Bush was “responding and recovering” to treatment at a Houston hospital on Tuesday for an infection that had spread to his blood, according to a family spokesman.

JFK: 50 Years Later

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A five-part series examining the profound impact of former President John F. Kennedy’s assassination.

Globe Investigations

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// Recent investigative reports

Read recent stories and ongoing investigations from the Globe’s journalists.

Gay marriage in the US

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// Timeline of gay marriage in US

In the early 1970s, there were zero states banning or allowing same-sex marriage. Now it’s legal nationwide, and all bans have been overturned.


// Boston Globe Instagram photos

A live stream of Instagram posts from The Boston Globe photo department.