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

Police seek suspect in assault of a teenager in Hingham

By and Andrew Grant , Globe Staff and Globe Correspondent

The victim told police she fought off a man who came up behind her and pulled her pants down on Wednesday night.

71-year-old man allegedly tried to kill ex-wife with ax before setting fire to her house

By , Globe Staff

“I’m outside and I’m afraid he’s gonna kill me,” the Norfolk woman frantically screamed to dispatchers.

Prosecutors can introduce cellphone evidence at Hernandez trial

By , Globe Staff

A judge has ruled that prosecutors can introduce a cellphone and its text messages as evidence at Aaron Hernandez’s double murder trial.

Alan White, executive editor of the Lawrence Eagle-Tribune, dies at 68

By , Globe Staff

White spent more than four decades at the venerable newspaper, which won two Pulitzer Prizes during his tenure.