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

She had $4,900 sewn into her underwear, but couldn’t get it through customs at Logan

By , Globe Staff

The subterfuge failed, and the traveler and her husband ultimately forfeited about $27,000 in undeclared currency to the federal government, officials said.

Man dies from wounds after being shot by Auburn police

By , Globe Staff

The man, Joseph Loughery, of Dublin, N.H., was shot Wednesday and later pronounced dead at UMass Memorial Medical Center in Worcester.

UMass Amherst chancellor condemns acts of hate on campus

By , Globe Staff

A vandal on Wednesday scrawled anti-LGBTQ and anti-Semitic graffiti on a residence hall door.

Students at East Bridgewater school briefly sheltered in place Thursday

By , Globe Staff

The East Bridgewater Public Schools confirmed the action in a statement posted to its official Facebook page around 9:30 a.m.