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

Weymouth man arrested in South End assault

By and , Globe Correspondent and Globe Staff

Michael Kenney of Weymouth turned himself in to police Tuesday, officials said, and was arrested in connection with a brutal beating in the South End earlier this month.

Advocate for clergy abuse victims to go on hunger strike

By , Globe Staff

A clergy abuse survivor from Chester says he will go on a hunger strike Wednesday in hopes of compelling Pope Francis to respond to specific accusations of sexual abuse in Springfield.

Third child in Massachusetts dies from flu this season

By , Globe Staff

A girl from Middlesex County has died from the flu, the third such pediatric death in Massachusetts this season, state authorities confirmed Tuesday.

Ayanna Pressley joins protesters blasting Trump over emergency declaration

By , Globe Staff

The Boston Democrat was among those to dismiss the recent emergency declaration as “fake.”