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New Orleans is fortified but still in peril from floods

Federal, state, and local governments spent more than $20 billion on flood control measures in the area, but it may not be enough.

Graham’s body begins journey from mountains to Charlotte

Freeway motorists pulled aside to watch the Rev. Billy Graham’s motorcade as the religious leader’s body moved across his home state of North Carolina on Saturday.

Latest Mueller indictment could spell trouble for bankers

The most serious exposure may be for Citizens Bank, which employed an alleged conspirator in Robert Manafort’s loan scheme.

2 weeks after Trump blocked it, Democrats release rebuttal of GOP memo

House Democrats released the heavily redacted memo on how the FBI used its surveillance powers in the Russia investigation.

Several deputies may have failed to enter Fla. school during attack

There are many questions over the sheriff department’s response to the attack and its prior interactions with the suspect.

Investors rethink holdings in gun companies

BlackRock is exploring ways to remove gun companies from the portfolios of clients who no longer wish to invest in them.

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

Gay marriage in the US

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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.

Instagram

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