The long road to decommissioning a nuclear power plant

Vermont Yankee estimates it will cost more than $1.2 billion and take until 2075 to fully decommission the plant.

Russian President Vladimir Putin (right) spoke with French President Francois Hollande during a meeting at the Kremlin in Moscow.


Russia, France agree to cooperate in fight against ISIS

The two presidents remained at odds over their approach toward Syrian President Bashar Assad.

A chip-based credit card.

Chip-ready credit card machines hard to find

Three in five Americans are now carrying a chip-embedded credit or debit card. The only problem? Where to use it.

// Some MBTA service on a modified schedule Friday

Schedules for some MBTA trains and buses will reflect the holiday-like nature of the Friday after Thanksgiving.

// Man in custody after jumping fence at White House

Joseph Caputo, who was draped in an American flag, climbed over the fence at the White House Thursday.

// 76ers’ Jahlil Okafor in altercation outside Boston nightclub

TMZ Sports reported Philadelphia’s rookie center got violent in front of Storyville in Boston, though no arrests were made.

Jephthe Chery was shot and killed outside of a Fenway bar Thursday morning.

Jan Ransom/Globe Staff

Commuter rail conductor dies following Fenway shooting

Boston’s top police official described the man who was killed as “an innocent” who got caught in crossfire.

//[1][1].jpg Ex-Millis cop accused of fake bomb threat, shootout found dead

There were no signs of foul play and the death is not being investigated as a homicide.

// UMass president aims to fire Dartmouth chief

Under Divina Grossman’s three-and-a-half-year tenure, enrollment has fallen and private fund-raising has plummeted.

// Court fight erupts over care of Sumner Redstone

Redstone’s former companion claims that he can no longer make informed decisions and requires around-the-clock medical care.

Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush talled with N.H. Secretary of State Bill Gardner as he arrived to file his papers to be on the primary ballot.

Jim Cole/AP

Independent voters key in N.H. GOP primary

New Hampshire’s large number of independent voters have contributed to its reputation as a mercurial swing state.

The Confident Cook

Turkey is what’s left and pot pie is the logical next dish

Our meat pies are largely spin-offs from the British, who know how to repurpose a holiday roast.

11/23/15: Foxborough, MA: Patriots WR Danny Amendola may have injured his knee on this third quarter play in which he caught a pass and eluded a number of Bills defenders, including Duke Williams, on his way to a 41 yard pickup that set up Nwe England's final touchdown of the game. The New England Patriots hosted the Buffalo Bills in a regular season Monday Night Football game at Gillette Stadium. (Globe Staff Photo/Jim Davis) section:sports topic:Patriots-Bills(1)


Danny Amendola is upgraded on practice report

The Patriots receiver, who hurt his knee against Buffalo, was a limited participant in practice Thursday after missing Wednesday.


// Even with no Manning, Al Michaels sees a compelling matchup

The NBC announcer believes Patriots-Broncos will be a huge draw Sunday night, despite a loss of some star power.

High school football

Boston MA 11/26/15 Needham High Joe Gowetski (58) celebrates with teammates after an interception for a touchdown against Wellesley High during second quarter action at Fenway Park on Thursday November 26, 2015. (Matthew J. Lee/Globe staff) Topic: Reporter:

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Christopher L. Gasper

High school football at Fenway should be a tradition

The scenes at Fenway will be unforgettable for all involved.

// Thanksgiving high school football scoreboard

Did you local team win on Thanksgiving? Check out the results of Thursday’s high school football games.

// Hit the slopes, then take it easy in luxury in Vermont

There’s nothing like soaking in a mountainside hot tub, sipping a hot toddy by a crackling fire, or digging into a home-cooked meal after a day of skiing in Vermont.

// Trump denies mocking disabled reporter

Donald Trump on Thursday denied that he had done so and accused the reporter of ‘‘using his disability to grandstand.’’

// The weird science of in-laws

Confused? It’s not your fault. What experts know about the family relationship with no rules.

// 50 things about Arlo Guthrie’s ‘Alice’s Restaurant’

Guthrie was in Great Barrington on Thanksgiving Day 1965 when events happened that led to the famous song.

Ground Game

Ground Game

// Who will be next to drop out of the presidential race?

The signs point to two US senators: Rand Paul and Lindsey Graham.

Globe Santa

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Globe Santa delivers holiday gifts to local children in need.

Globe investigations

// Globe investigations and Spotlight reports

A look at high-impact investigations from The Boston Globe, including the Pulitzer Prize-winning report on abuse in the Catholic Church.

The story behind 'Spotlight'

// Boston Globe coverage and the movie ‘Spotlight’

“Spotlight” is based on the stories and the reporters behind the investigation of sexual abuse in the Catholic Church.

The Big Picture

People in need around the globe

People are in need, from Boston to places around the world, and many others have offered contributions.