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Digging through the Mueller report? Tell us what interesting things you find

It’s going to take a long time to get through all of this, so partner with us to call attention to items of note in the report.

Tell us what you want to know about the Mueller Report

It’s 400 pages, so you might have a few questions. Ask them here and we’ll sort through them, and provide answers as we learn them.

Man with gas cans arrested at St. Patrick’s church in N.Y., police say

A New Jersey man was arrested Wednesday night after entering St. Patrick’s Cathedral carrying two cans of gasoline, lighter fluid and butane lighters, according to the New York Police Department.

Army Corps takes heat in wake of Missouri River flooding

The federal agency that manages dams along the Missouri River received stern criticism from several U.S. senators Wednesday during a hearing held in Iowa to examine the massive spring flooding this year that caused more than $3 billion in damage in the Midwest.

Scientists spur some activity in brains of slaughtered pigs

By attaching the brains to a specially constructed device and running souped-up artificial blood through them, the researchers said they were able to restore some of the brains’ molecular and cellular functions.

Trump administration announces new measures against Cuba

Trump administration announces new measures against Cuba

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.