The Boston Globe

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The Boston Globe is an American daily newspaper based in Boston, Massachusetts. Founded in 1872 by Charles H. Taylor, it was privately held until 1973. The Boston Globe has been awarded 23 Pulitzer Prizes since 1966, and its chief print rival is the Boston Herald.[1] In 2002, they exposed the massive child abuse cover-up by the Roman Catholic Church.[2]

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  1. Gavin, Robert (November 8, 2005). "Herald's circulation declines". The Boston Globe. Retrieved September 6, 2006.
  2. "Boston Globe / Spotlight / Abuse in the Catholic Church / Scandal and coverup".