Newly elected Republican congressman Greg Gianforte apologized to the reporter he’s charged with assaulting.
Court deals another blow to president’s travel ban
Convicted murderer Tommy Arthur — called the “Houdini” of death row by some after escaping seven prior execution dates — was scheduled to be put to death Thursday evening in Alabama, as his attorneys filed a flurry of last minute appeals.
The House speaker is assuring investors that Congress will meet a new deadline to increase the government’s borrowing authority.
A former Playboy model, Danielle Mathers, has been sentenced to community service for secretly photographing a naked older woman in a Los Angeles gym.
So much water pulsed through a melting glacier that it warped the Earth’s crust
The ‘Crunch Effect’ on eating
A study suggests that tuning into the sound of your own chewing can help you eat mindfully--and therefore less.
Senate OK’s $40.8 billion state budget
The spending plan includes several types of new taxes and fees.
Gay marriage in the 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.
A live stream of Instagram posts from The Boston Globe photo department.