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Bannon: Trump administration is in unending battle for 'deconstruction of the administrative state'

White House strategist Steve Bannon said Thursday that Trump administration is locked in an unending battle against the media and other globalist forces to ‘‘deconstruct’’ an outdated system of governance.

Conservatives urged not to ‘squander’ Trump presidency

President Donald Trump’s top aides on Thursday delivered one overriding message to the thousands of conservative activists gathered for their annual conference outside of Washington: Don’t blow it.

Civil rights groups, Baker say White House is sending misguided signal on transgender rights

The Trump order rescinded guidance that instructs schools to allow transgender students to use the bathroom of their choice.

Repeal of health law faces obstacles in House, not just Senate

After weeks of loud protests, it is becoming increasingly likely that a consensus in the House might be just as hard to reach as in the Senate.

Bills targeting transgender bathroom access are floundering

Many conservative leaders hailed the assertions by top Trump appointees that the issue was best handled at the state level but efforts there are languishing.

Feds may crack down on states that have legalized marijuana

‘‘I do believe that you’ll see greater enforcement of it,” Trump’s press secretary, Sean Spicer, said of federal law.

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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Read recent stories and ongoing investigations from the Globe’s journalists.

Gay marriage in the US

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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.

Instagram

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A live stream of Instagram posts from The Boston Globe photo department.