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

Brookline students urge panel to rehire teacher

By , Globe Staff

Students of a popular teacher who was allegedly fired for using profanity marched through a school board meeting Thursday.

SJC bans police stops solely for suspected marijuana

By and , Globe Staff

The court based its ruling on a measure that made possession of an ounce or less of marijuana a civil violation.

Nanny charged with stealing $280,000 from Boston family

By , Globe Staff

The nanny allegedly wrote checks from the victims’ checkbook to herself and cashed them.

Falling rock may have led to Amtrak derailment in Vt.

By and , Globe Staff

Three cars plunged down a steep embankment in Monday’s incident, and at least seven people were hurt.