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

Bomb discussion allowed in Tsarnaev friend’s trial

By Travis Andersen , Globe Staff

Prosecutors can detail what Dzhokhar Tsarnaev told Azamat Tazhayakov about explosives.

Arthur douses, but does little damage

By Travis Andersen and Claire McNeill , Globe Staff | Globe Correspondent

The heaviest rain was seen south of the city, where New Bedford received 8 inches.

Boston’s Fourth of July festivities set for Thursday

By Travis Andersen, Faiz Siddiqui and Zachary T. Sampson , Globe staff and Globe correspondents

Storrow Drive will close at noon and Memorial Drive will be closed at 6 p.m.

Prosecutors oppose Tsarnaev’s request to move trial

By Travis Andersen , Globe staff

The defense contended that accused Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev would not receive a fair trial in Boston.