Danny McDonald

McDonald is the Globe’s weekday, nightside general assignment reporter. Prior to joining the Globe as a digital producer in 2015, he worked as a staff reporter for a number of publications, including The MetroWest Daily News, The Standard-Times, and The Bermuda Sun. A graduate of UMass Amherst, McDonald also holds a master’s in journalism from City University London.

Latest stories

Allegations of sexual abuse made against former Waring School teacher

By , Globe Staff

Allegations of sexual abuse have been made against a former teacher at Waring School, a small, elite private school in Beverly, according to one school official.

Authorities investigate incident involving Springfield police captain in Walmart parking lot

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Officials said Tuesday that the Springfield Police Department’s major crimes unit and State Police are investigating police Captain Richard Labelle.

For first time, state’s highest court extends right to privacy to cellphone location data

By and , Globe Staff

The Supreme Judicial Court said state protections against unwarranted and excessive government intrusion into personal lives must be continuously updated to match technological innovations.

Bernie Sanders says even ‘terrible people’ should be allowed to vote

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Vermont senator and presidential candidate Bernie Sanders said Monday that all imprisoned felons, including the Boston Marathon bomber, should retain the right to vote.