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.

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Verdict reached in trial of man accused of murdering Tufts graduate in 1992

By , Globe Staff

After three full days of deliberations, a Suffolk Superior Court jury has reached a verdict in the first degree murder trial of James Witkowski who was allegedly linked by DNA evidence to the 1992 death of Tufts University graduate Lena Bruce.

Two Mass. residents rescued on Mt. Monadnock in NH over the weekend

By , Globe Staff

Two Massachusetts residents were rescued on Mt. Monadnock and the smaller Pack Monadnock in New Hampshire in separate incidents over the weekend, officials said.

Transit Police and BPD stepping up patrols after Port Authority attack

By and , Globe Staff

There is no credible threat against Boston or the sprawling MBTA transit system, officials say.

Tom Ashbrook accused by former employees of ‘creepy’ sex talk, neck and back rubs

By , Globe Staff

More details emerged Monday about harassment allegations brought against acclaimed WBUR host Tom Ashbrook.