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

Man who killed Acushnet school nurse in 1993 now charged with assaulting elderly father

By , Globe Staff

David Taber is now charged with beating his 88-year-old father and later driving head-on into a police cruiser as officers tried to arrest him.

Mass. men allegedly killed by roommate in violent outburst in Fla.

By , Globe Staff

Authorities said Devon Arthurs, a self-described former neo-Nazi and convert to Islam, fatally shot the men in a Tampa condominium.

Troopers, FBI sued in 2013 death of Chechen in Florida

By , Globe Staff

“[Ibragim] Todashev’s death on May 22, 2013 was the result of excessive force by FBI agents,” the complaint said.

Clark chastises DeVos on school discrimination

By , Globe Staff

“I am shocked that you cannot come up with one example of discrimination that you would stand up for students,” US Representative Katherine Clark said.