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N.C. voter ID law discriminatory, court rules

A federal appeals court found that the law, requiring a photo ID to cast in-person ballots, was enacted “with discriminatory intent.”

Special prosecutor added to Philando Castile killing investigation

A Minnesota prosecutor said he will add a special prosecutor to his team, but won’t cede authority.

Six Mich. state workers charged in Flint water crisis

It’s the second round of Flint water-related charges that the attorney general has brought in the case.

Live: Minn. shooting update

Officials are expected to provide an update in the fatal police shooting of Philando Castile in Falcon Heights, Minn., earlier this month.

Hackers hit Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee

News of the breach came the same week Donald Trump had asked Russia to find Hillary Clinton’s e-mails.

Fla. could have 1st Zika cases from local mosquitoes on US mainland

One woman and three men in Miami-Dade and Broward counties likely contracted the virus through mosquito bites.

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.