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

John ‘Wacko’ Hurley, 85; organizer of St. Patrick’s Day parade

By , Globe Staff

Mr. Hurley was a central figure in the dispute over whether gay advocacy groups could march in the South Boston parade.

Ex-Chelsea officer pleads to beating handcuffed detainee

By , Globe Staff

Felix Rivera Jr., 34, of Lynn, also admitted to filing a false report about the incident.

Former Tsarnaev friend who supplied gun to be sentenced

By , Globe Staff

Stephen Silva pleaded guilty to supplying a gun to Dzhokhar Tsarnaev that was used to kill Officer Sean Collier.

N.H. couple charged in gruesome Bridgewater death

By , Globe Staff

Julian and Shannon Squires were charged with lying to investigators after a woman’s body was found burned near train tracks.