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Official: 6 shot near Florida stadium, possibly gang-linked

The street shooting took place blocks from the stadium where the NFL’s Houston Texans played and defeated the Jacksonville Jaguars on Sunday afternoon, authorities said.

‘Transgender’ could be defined out of existence under Trump administration

The Department of Health and Human Services is spearheading an effort to establish a legal definition of sex under Title IX, according to a memo obtained by The New York Times.

Was interracial love possible in the days of slavery? Descendants of one couple think so

He was buried in a white cemetery. She was buried in a black cemetery. Their marriage was unheard-of at the time.

Bolton faces tense talks with Russia over nuclear treaty

US National Security Adviser John Bolton faces two days of high-tension talks in Moscow beginning Monday.

Latinos not all sold on Democrats

The ‘sniveling coward’ and ‘Lyin’ Ted’ are now allies, as Trump stumps for Cruz; Scaramucci blasts John Kelly’s ‘hissy fits,’ says he’s hurting White House morale

Dozens hurt in floor collapse at S. Carolina condo party

The floor of a condominium clubhouse near Clemson University collapsed during a large private party early Sunday, hurtling dozens of people into the basement, authorities said.

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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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.


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