Brian MacQuarrie

An enterprise reporter for the Metro section, MacQuarrie travels New England for a wide range of articles. His extensive coverage of the war on terror has taken him to Pakistan, Afghanistan, and Iraq, where he was embedded during the 2003 invasion.

Latest stories

Northeastern University students uncover forgotten killings from Jim Crow era

By , Globe Staff

Northeastern University students are working to identify every racially linked murder in the South between 1930 and 1970.

Closing of Maine papermaker ends a way of life

By , Globe Staff

The 84-year-old Bucksport plant is the latest mill to fall victim to increased energy costs, global competition, and a decline in demand.

Hate letters to black staff shake Milton Academy

By , Globe Staff

Investigators believe the anonymous messages came from someone inside the prestigious private school.

Cape Cod church at milestone in recovery from 2012 fire

By , Globe Staff

Since a three-alarm blaze gutted the Cape Cod Bible Alliance Church, the work of rebuilding the church has been steadily progressing.