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Detroit ballpark worker arrested in pizza spitting

The Comerica Park food service worker was arrested after a video was posted online allegedly showing him spitting on a pizza.

Dallas police officer accused in neighbor’s death fired

Dallas police say a white officer accused of fatally shooting her black neighbor inside his own apartment has been dismissed.

Rosenstein to meet Trump Thursday as the deputy AG’s job hangs in balance

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein spoke to President Trump on Monday, days after news reports indicating that last year Rosenstein had raised the idea of secretly recording Trump and of invoking the Constitution to have his Cabinet remove him from office.

Employer bonuses are going away, and pay hikes aren’t making up for it

Despite the improving economy, companies have stubbornly withheld salary increases over the past few years, opting to fatten the bonus pool instead. Now, they’re taking those bonuses away. 

Will Bill Cosby, 81, go to prison? A judge is set to decide

In the years since Andrea Constand first went to police in 2005, more than 60 women have accused Cosby of sexual misconduct, though none of those claims have led to criminal charges.

Retailer pulls sexy ‘Handmaid’s Tale’ costume after online backlash

A lingerie company announced it was pulling a short, body-hugging costume similar to the red outfits featured on “Handmaid’s Tale” after the ensemble sparked heavy backlash.

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.