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Travis Andersen

Andersen is a breaking news reporter for the Metro section. He previously worked as a freelance writer for Boston.com 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

11-year-old boy shot in the face in Abington home

By Travis Andersen and Samantha J. Gross , Globe Staff and Globe Correspondent

An 11-year-old boy was shot in the face inside a home on Wednesday afternoon in what appears to be an accident.

Prep school finds five cases of sexual misconduct

By , Globe Staff

An investigation at Phillips Andover identified three former teachers who allegedly harmed students in the 1970s and 1980s.

Everett mayor calls for tighter screening of Uber drivers

By and Andy Rosen , Globe Staff

The move comes after a driver for the ride-hailing service was accused of a sexual crime in the city, the second such incident this summer.

Three sent to hospital after Dorchester rollover crash

By and Samantha J. Gross , Globe Staff and Globe Correspondent

Authorities are investigating the crash, which badly damaged a four-door vehicle.