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Time’s ‘Person of the Year’ is a group of journalists dubbed ‘Guardians’

The 10 finalists also included the student protesters of the March for Our Lives, Vladimir Putin, and Christine Blasey Ford.

5 missing Marines declared dead in jet crash off Japan

The US military has declared five missing crew members dead after their refueling plane collided with a fighter jet last week off Japan's southern coast.

Trump plan would weaken rules protecting wetlands from pollutants

The Trump administration is expected Tuesday to unveil a plan that would weaken federal clean water rules designed to protect millions of acres of wetlands and thousands of miles of streams nationwide from pesticide runoff and other pollutants.

Thousands of mailed ballots in Florida were not counted

Florida officials say thousands of mailed ballots were not counted because they were delivered too late to state election offices.

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Daily print correction for the newspaper.

Asylum claims jump despite Trump’s attempt to limit immigration

The number of migrants asking the United States for asylum out of fear of returning to their home countries jumped nearly 70 percent from 2017, according to Department of Homeland Security data released Monday.

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.