Travis Andersen

Andersen is a breaking news reporter for the Metro section. He previously worked as a freelance writer for and a reporter for the Associated Press. A graduate of Kenyon College, he also earned a master’s in journalism from Boston University.

Latest stories

Fire guts nearly finished Dorchester building

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A six-alarm fire broke out in a multi-million dollar residential building under construction in Dorchester.

Cindy Friedman captures Democratic nomination in state Senate primary election

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Friedman, longtime chief of staff for the late Senator Kenneth Donnelly, topped a 3-way contest for the Democratic nomination.

Boston drivers are dead last in insurance company safety report

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The Allstate insurance company ranked cities for driver safety and Boston isn’t anywhere close to first.

Arraignment date set for man charged with killing Princeton jogger

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Angelo Colon-Ortiz of Worcester, charged with killing 27-year-old Vanessa Marcotte, will appear for his arraignment July 26.