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Trump says he misspoke at summit with Putin

Under unrelenting pressure from congressional Republicans, his own advisers, and his allies on Fox News, President Trump abruptly reversed course on Tuesday and contended he had misspoken during a news conference with President Vladimir Putin about whether Russia tried to influence the 2016 presidential election.

MGM sues Vegas shooting victims in push to avoid liability

MGM Resorts International has sued hundreds of victims of the deadliest mass shooting in modern US history.

Analysis

After Helsinki meeting, talk of presidential treason creeping into mainstream

As Trump scrambled to patch any holes on Tuesday by reimagining his extraordinary news conference with Russia’s president the day before in Helsinki, the question was whether he had reached a genuine turning point or simply endured another one of those episodes that seems decisive but ultimately fades into the next one.

For CDC chief Robert Redfield, the opioid fight is personal

The CDC director’s deeply personal reason for fighting opioids: His son nearly died of an overdose

Charlottesville parks aren’t ready for new names

Charlottesville’s leaders have decided their city’s parks aren’t ready for Emancipation and Justice.

Florida woman left out of will is accused of killing mother

A Florida woman is accused of beating her 85-year-old mother to death after learning she wouldn’t be receiving an inheritance from 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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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.

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