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Fleet commander to be relieved of duty following collisions

Vice Admiral Joseph Aucoi leads the 7th Fleet, which oversees much of the Pacific Ocean.

Photos: Scene outside the Phoenix rally

There was tension in the streets Tuesday before and after President Trump’s speech in Phoenix.

Trump protesters flood downtown Phoenix

Protesters engaged in minor scuffles and shouting matches with Trump supporters as hundreds of people lined up to get inside the rally.

Trump’s Afghanistan plan set to spark fresh congressional debate

President Trump’s decision to announce expanded US military operations in Afghanistan is set to spark fresh discussion about the future of America’s longest war and whether it’s time for lawmakers to approve a new use of force law.

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Treasury chief’s wife apologizes for boasts about wealth

Louise Linton apologized for boasting about her wealth and then disparaging someone who criticized her.

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.