Spencer Buell

Staff Writer at Boston Magazine

Spencer Buell is a staff writer for Boston, covering news, politics, technology, the T, legal weed, french fries, bears, Brady, and beer. He used to be a news reporter for Metro Boston and the Arlington Advocate.

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Dad Lets 3-Year-Old Trick-or-Treat on an Airplane

And, subsequently, is the internet’s favorite dad.

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Study Finds Boston’s Uber Drivers Discriminate

They were more likely to cancel trips for black riders.

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Man in Michael Myers Mask Attacked MBTA Operator

Police released video of him fleeing the scene.

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A Boston Fire Truck Crashed in Back Bay

There were several injuries, many damaged cars.

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Maggie Hassan Wants to Give Back Boston Lawyers’ Money

She’s distancing herself from a local firm after a Spotlight investigation.

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Medford Cop: ’Hillary Clinton’ Prison Photo Showed ’Poor Judgment’

The union president apologized after the photo went viral.

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NYT Op-Ed Says Elizabeth Warren Is Just Like Trump

Totally.

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Massachusetts Now Has More Than 15,000 Millionaires

We’re in the money! Well, some of us are.

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Poll: Things Are Looking up for Question 4

Also, voters are split on charters.

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A No-Good Night for the MBTA

Recapping the smoky chaos on the Orange Line.

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Smoke Fills Back Bay MBTA Station

Riders smashed windows to flee an Orange Line train.

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Harvard Agrees to Raise Striking Workers’ Pay

Food service employees’ demands have been met.

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No Snow for Boston This Week

Don’t unpack those shovels just yet.

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Bill Weld Urges Voters to Elect...Not Donald Trump

Nope.

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Frank Oglesby Jr., the ’Voice of the MBTA,’ Is Working for WGBH

Listen for that familiar baritone on public radio.