Deputy News Editor

Andrew Caffrey

Andrew Caffrey is Deputy Editor of the News and Features Department. He has been a journalist for three decades, and has covered everything from presidential campaigns, to stock market crashes to NBA playoffs. He previously served as the Globe’s Deputy Business Editor, was a financial reporter here and at the Wall Street Journal. He also spent 12 years in public radio, covering politics for WBUR and then serving as the station’s managing editor.

Latest stories

Blue Cross, Harvard Pilgrim, Tufts waive patients’ out-of-pocket payments for COVID-19

By , Globe Staff

The moves expand upon a directive from the Massachusetts state Division of Insurance earlier in March that health insurers waive copays for any treatment related to COVID-19.

A high-stakes European soccer match, made in Boston

By and , Globe Staff

Introducing “the Boston Derby” — that’s “dar-be,” for you readers who still call it “soccer.”

STAT

Opponents of medical device tax trying to slow its effects

By Erin Mershon , STAT

After a two-year hiatus, the 2.3 percent excise tax will return on Jan. 1, although lobbyists and manufacturer groups are aiming to delay or limit the tax.

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FDA approves Foundation Medicine’s cancer gene test

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