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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

Dorchester murder suspect was hiding in a closet in Holbrook, police say

By , Globe Staff

Boston police Wednesday captured a fugitive murder suspect who was hiding in a closet in Holbrook, the department said.

Traveling on the Red Line was a nightmare for many Wednesday

By Danny McDonald and Alana Levene , Globe Staff and Globe Correspondent

A train motor failed and a train car derailed, breaking windows on a train and sending smoke into Andrew Station. No one was injured, but many were delayed as the MBTA had to call in buses to ferry riders.

Angry and scared, Mass. students join Florida survivors in gun control fight

By and Alana Levene , Globe Staff and Globe Correspondent

A surge of high school and college students in New England are joining the Florida students’ cause, determined this time will be different.

Boston officials might expand parking meter rate hike program

By and , Globe Staff

The pilot program freed up space for residents and shoppers and reduced congestion. Will it be expanded?