Callum Borchers

Borchers covers the intersection of business and government and the business of sports. Previously he was editor of Citizen’s News in Naugatuck, Conn. and a political correspondent for the Globe. He holds a master’s degree in journalism from Northeastern University.

Latest stories

Filene’s Basement to be reborn as a low-price online retailer

By , Globe Staff

The legendary discount retailer that went bankrupt and closed four years ago is making a comeback.

Virginia gunman used social media to chronicle attack

By , Globe Staff

Vester Flanagan, a former news anchor who had worked with the victims at WDBJ-TV in Roanoke, filmed himself as he approached the victims.

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David Ortiz to douse high bidder in Ice Bucket Challenge auction

By , Globe Staff

If you somehow missed the Ice Bucket Challenge, here’s one heck of a way to catch up: Have Red Sox slugger David Ortiz douse you at Fenway Park.

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Adam Schefter mistakenly ‘terminated’ by ESPN

By , Globe Staff

With both of his phones, a laptop, and an iPad deactivated, Schefter went 14 hours between tweets — an eternity by his standard.