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SoftBank’s Masayoshi Son is in favor of removing Adam Neumann as WeWork’s CEO.

Legalist, a litigation finance startup, just raised $100 million.

Game of Thrones won the Emmy for outstanding drama series. 

Food Network star and restaurateur Carl Ruiz died Saturday of a suspected heart attack.

Walmart will stop selling all e-cigarettes.

Carlyle has hired Bank of America Merrill Lynch to look at a possible sale of Italian luxury sneaker brand Golden Goose.

Germany unveils $60 billion plan to fight the climate crisis.

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio ends his presidential campaign.

Fitbit shares soar more than 14 percent as it hires Qatalyst to explore sale.