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Alabama newspaper advocates for resurgence of KKK

A small Alabama newspaper is calling for the resurgence of America’s most feared white supremacist terrorist organization, the Ku Klux Klan.

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein expected to depart in March

Rosenstein was often in President Trump’s crosshairs for his role overseeing special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 election.

States Sue to Stop Trump’s Use of Emergency Powers to Build Border Wall

A coalition of 16 Democratic-controlled states, including California and New York, on Monday challenged President Donald Trump in court over his plan to use emergency powers to spend billions of dollars on his border wall.

New York City aims to stop hairstyle discrimination

New York City doesn’t want people to have their hairstyles held against them, and it unveiled novel guidelines Monday against hairdo discrimination.

California diocese names 45 accused of sexual abuse

The Catholic Diocese of Oakland has released the names of 45 priests, deacons, and religious brothers who officials say are “credibly accused” of sexually abusing minors.

Napkin, genealogy site lead to arrest in 1993 murder case

A businessman has been charged with fatally stabbing a Minneapolis woman in 1993 after investigators ran DNA evidence from the murder scene through a genealogy website and obtained his DNA from a discarded napkin.

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.