Latest from Jacob Bogage

Shopping for dinner, then gunfire: Tenn. supermarket attack upended lives in ‘matter of minutes’

Within seconds, all those in the Collierville, Tenn., Kroger realized they were in the midst of a scenario that has by now become a grimly familiar pattern in American schools, movie theaters, churches — and increasingly, grocery stores.
  • Sep 24, 2021

Dow pops 500 points as stock markets shrug off warnings from China

Investors are waiting to see whether Evergrande Group will make good on an $83.5 million debt payment due Thursday or careen toward default.
  • Sep 23, 2021

Dow, S&P 500 snap 4-day losing streak on Fed, Evergrande news

The rally comes after central bankers wrap up a two-day policy meeting and a Chinese property developer near default meets a key interest payment deadline.
  • Sep 22, 2021

Russian hackers target Iowa grain co-op in $5.9 million ransomware attack

Cybercrime cell BlackMatter threatened to release New Cooperative’s proprietary business data unless the company pays a $5.9 million ransom, officials said.
  • Sep 21, 2021

China Evergrande’s debt crisis is rattling global markets. Here’s why.

The massive Chinese development firm is so overleveraged, regulators cut it off from further borrowing, pushing it to the brink of default.
  • Sep 21, 2021

Faulty USPS software cost trucking contractor $110 million and led to mass layoffs, company claims

Postal Fleet Services says problems with the Postal Service’s mileage-tracking program are well known and central to lawsuits brought on by truckers in three states.
  • Sep 10, 2021

Hurricane Ida power outages lead to shortages in groceries and other essentials

With more than 800,000 customers still without electricity, many Louisiana residents are scrambling to load up on milk, bread and water and find gas for their cars.
  • Sep 3, 2021

Latest updates: Deaths climb to at least 44 from Northeast floods caused by Hurricane Ida’s remnants

The remnants of Hurricane Ida unloaded a historic deluge in New York City and the northeast on Wednesday night, shutting down subway lines and triggering states of emergencies in New York and New Jersey.
  • Sep 3, 2021

Gas shortages sweep Louisiana as hundreds of thousands remain without power

More than half the fuel stations in New Orleans and Baton Rouge are tapped out as the region continues to dig out from Hurricane Ida.
  • Sep 1, 2021

New Orleans power failures could pose more dangers than the hurricane itself, aid workers warn

Though power has been restored in a few pockets, officials have told residents in Hurricane Ida’s hardest hit areas to prepare to go without electricity for as much as three weeks.
  • Aug 31, 2021