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An aerial view of the decommissioned Yankee Rowe Nuclear Power Station site.

David L. Ryan/Globe Staff

These dumpsters of old nuclear waste are costing taxpayers a fortune

They were supposed to be hauled away decades ago but they’re still here.

What She Said

// On Beacon Hill, newly elected women are mistaken for legislative aides. Repeatedly

What’s a Beacon Hill lawmaker supposed to look like anyway? Tram Nguyen and her colleagues are challenging assumptions.

State will offer dorm rooms for homeless college students

Officials hope that by providing vulnerable students a secure place to live, guaranteed meals at a dining hall, and more support, they will boost academic success.

// Elizabeth Warren carves out ‘billionaire-slayer’ role for 2020

As billionaires such as Howard Schultz and Michael Bloomberg flirt openly with running for president, the senator has turned them into her first major targets of the 2020 race.

// Will Libertarian Bill Weld stay in his lane or return to his Republican roots?

In the latest twist in a long and winding political career, the former governor is seriously considering challenging the president. The big question: what party he will run with.