Michael Levenson

Michael Levenson is a general assignment reporter, with an interest in stories about politics, personalities, history, nature, and art. He previously reported for the City Hall and State House bureaus. A graduate of Wesleyan University, he covered Mitt Romney’s 2008 presidential campaign, the 2009 Boston mayoral election, and the 2010 governor’s race, and has written about topics ranging from a caterpillar invasion that devastated Cape Cod to Donald Trump’s fascination with conspiracy theories.

Latest stories

On MBTA, a rare rift between Baker and Walsh

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The T’s latest woes have seemingly opened something else between the Republican and Democrat — a rare fissure.

David Ortiz case a high-profile test for troubled Dominican criminal justice system

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The high-profile investigation into the plot to kill David Ortiz will test the Dominican Republic’s troubled criminal justice system under the harsh glare of the international spotlight.

9 suspects indicted in shooting of David Ortiz

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The suspects could be held in prison for up to a year while the investigation continues, according to a spokesman for the prosecution.

Authorities investigating whether ambush of David Ortiz was hatched behind bars

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Authorities in the Dominican Republic are investigating whether the plot to kill David Ortiz was hatched by two prisoners behind bars, as police in the United States disclosed some of the suspects’ criminal histories in Pennsylvania and New Jersey.