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

Aaron Hernandez’s agent dismissed Bradley’s shooting claim as ‘laughable’

By , Globe Staff

“Those are laughable claims and I almost dare him to file it. Argument? What?” wrote Brian Murphy in a text.

Hundreds say ‘last goodbye’ to slain Lawrence teen

By , Globe Staff

Mourners attended a wake Lee Manuel Viloria-Paulino, whose mutilated body was found last week on the banks of the Merrimack River.

T police investigating if bus was involved in pedestrian crash

By , Globe Staff

A pedestrian suffered life-threatening injuries after being struck by a vehicle on Massachusetts Avenue in Dorchester.

John Glenn was ‘remarkable’ even in sleep

By , Globe Staff

As he prepared for his historic return to space at age 77, Glenn surprised researchers who analyzed recordings of the iconic astronaut’s body at rest.