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In reversal, Trump no longer demands declassification of Russia documents

In a rare retreat, President Trump on Friday reversed himself and said he was no longer demanding that documents related to the Russia investigation be immediately declassified and released to the public.

Sheriff: Shooter had mental illness but legally owned gun

The woman who killed three people and wounded others before shooting herself to death at a Maryland drugstore warehouse had been diagnosed with a mental illness and used a legally purchased gun in the rampage, a law enforcement official said Friday.

Suspect in golfer’s death struggled after prison, records say

Police had multiple interactions with Collin Daniel Richards before he allegedly killed Iowa State golfer Celia Barquin Arozamena.

As he considers 2020, Joe Biden airs regrets of Anita Hill hearings

Former vice president Joe Biden says he should have protected Anita Hill from what he called ‘‘character assassination.’’

Judge denies bid to block courthouse immigration arrests

A judge on the state’s highest court denied a bid to block federal immigration agents from making arrests at state courthouses, though she was concerned the practice may be scaring some witnesses.

Twitter users explain #whyIdidntreport after Trump attacks Christine Blasey Ford’s credibility

Some Twitter users are reopening painful old wounds to describe why they didn’t report their sexual assault to authorities or even loved ones in the wake of President Trump’s Friday morning attack on the credibility of Christine Blasey Ford.

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.