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Andrew McCabe says ‘crime may have been committed’ by Trump

‘‘The president may have been engaged in obstruction of justice in the firing of Jim Comey,” former FBI director Andrew McCabe said on “60 Minutes.”

Political Notebook

Can Bernie Sanders do better with black voters in 2020?

As Sanders prepares to announce another run for the White House as early as this week, his weak track record with black voters could be a potential threat to his candidacy.

Oregon mayor calls for investigation after disclosure of texts with right-wing organizer

After hundreds of messages between the activist and a police lieutenant were made public, the mayor sought to “review the existence of bias” in the Portland Police Bureau.

Second man charged in death of detective in Queens

A second man was charged Sunday in connection with the death of a New York City police detective who died last week after he was hit by “friendly fire” from officers responding to a robbery in Queens.

Aurora shooter’s permit was revoked, but gun wasn’t seized

An initial background check failed to detect a felony conviction that would have barred the man who killed five co-workers and wounded six others at a suburban Chicago manufacturing plant from buying the gun.

Graham vows to investigate whether ‘bureaucratic coup’ tried to oust Trump

Senator Lindsey Graham made the comments after former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe said Justice Department officials had discussed using the 25th Amendment.

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.