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Ohio haunted house suspends actors for mock rapes

Visitors complained about being pushed onto a mattress where actors simulated raping them at a haunted house in northeast Ohio.

Idaho wildlife official resigns after killing baboon family

Blake Fischer and his wife shot at least 14 animals in Namibia according to the photos and descriptions in an email he sent to more than 100 recipients.

Possible sighting of missing Wisconsin girl in Florida

A girl resembling a missing teenager whose parents were found dead in their western Wisconsin home has been spotted at a gas station in south Florida, police said.

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Government spends millions to guard Confederate cemeteries

The federal government quietly spent millions of dollars to hire private security guards to stand watch over at least eight Confederate cemeteries after last year’s deadly clash between white nationalists and counterprotesters in Charlottesville, Va.

Episcopal Church confronts past role in sexual exploitation

With striking displays of candor, the Episcopal Church is acknowledging the potency of the #MeToo movement by officially lamenting its past role in sexual exploitation and pledging steps to combat it.

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.