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

Thousands attend wake for Worcester firefighter Christopher Roy

By , Globe Staff

Roy’s funeral will be held Saturday.

From prison, Bill Cosby pays tribute to jazz vocalist Nancy Wilson

By , Globe Staff

Cosby, 81, is serving a three- to 10-year state prison sentence for sexually assaulting a woman in his suburban Philadelphia mansion in 2004.

‘Boss of bosses’ gets 20 years for running massive drug ring

By , Globe Staff

The sprawling family operation moved drugs from Mexico to Rhode Island, Massachusetts, and Connecticut, prosecutors said Friday.

Palmer man charged with murder, violating restraining order in fatal stabbing

By , Globe Staff

A 62-year-old Palmer man allegedly stabbed someone to death overnight Thursday in the Central Massachusetts town, officials said.