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As Calif. grows more diverse, GOP’s in a freefall

California could legalize marijuana, end the death penalty, and revive bilingual education.

In Las Vegas, Obama hits at Trump and the GOP

‘‘Is it any wonder that they ended up nominating somebody like Donald Trump,’’ the president said, claiming that Republicans stood by and said nothing.

Cools rush in

Monday: Sunny and breezy; high 56-61, low 37-42

Clinton, in N.C., asks backers to vote early

The Democrat urged voters to make it hard for Trump to mount a comeback.

Obama’s aid to state candidates targets GOP-led legislatures

The president has launched by far his biggest effort to bolster local Democrats since he took office.

Drug cartel banked its cash in New York

A pair of siblings were convicted of laundering up to $1 million a month collected for the Sinaloa cartel.

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.