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Pippa Middleton gives birth to baby boy

Pippa Middleton, the sister of Kate, the Duchess of Cambridge, has given birth to a baby boy.

Trump threatens to end aid to Honduras if migrant caravan isn’t stopped

President Donald Trump said the president of Honduras was told if the caravan of people headed to the US is not stopped and brought back, money and aid will be cut off to the country.

Thanks to Brexit, now-invisible Irish border could matter again

In the years following the Good Friday Agreement, the border has become practically invisible.

Pompeo seeks answers from Saudi king on Jamal Khashoggi case

President Trump has vowed “severe punishment” if a Saudi hand is confirmed in Khashoggi’s killing, but has said he does not want the case to affect arms sales that create American jobs.

French flash floods kill at least 11

Most of the flooding occurred in the Aude region, named after the river that runs through it, after several months’ worth of rain fell within hours overnight — nearly 14 inches in some places.

Abduction of Africa’s youngest billionaire prompts $437,000 reward

Three phone hotlines have been opened to gather information about the kidnapping of Mohammed Dewji, the 43-year-old owner of MeTL Group.

Opinion & Ideas

Opinion | Michael A. Cohen

// The racist tropes of Republicans

Racist remarks have become the soundtrack of our current political moment, uttered with little fear of serious political consequences.

Antipsychotic drugs in nursing homes


// A rampant prescription, a hidden peril

Federal data obtained by the Globe show many nursing homes make heavy use of antipsychotic drugs to pacify residents.

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// Recent investigative reports

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