PE HUB First Read

Apple has told Republican leaders it will not provide funding or other support for the party’s 2016 presidential convention, as it’s done in the past.

Republican Senators are facing intense pressure to come up with a gun control compromise in the wake of the Orlando Pulse club shooting.

Without officially dropping out of the race or endorsing her, Bernie Sanders says he’s joining Hillary Clinton to defeat Donald Trump.

From the yikes department: Rio de Janeiro declares financial emergency and requests funding for Olympics.

New York state lawmakers have moved to legalize the online games.

Microsoft is teaming up with a marijuana software company to help track legalized sales.

Francisco Partners and the PE arm of activist hedge fund Elliott Management Corp are in advanced talks to acquire Dell Inc’s software division for more than $2 billion.

A robot escapes a lab and makes a break for freedom in Russia.

Hasbro unveiled a Chewbacca Star Wars action figure for Chewbacca mom.

Cleveland Cavaliers have won game 7 of the NBA finals and the title.

Today is the longest day of the year.

Best Buy cut the pricetag for Apple Watch’s Sunday to $49 with the purchase of an iPhone

The winners and losers on Game of Thrones “Battle of the Bastards.”

Photo: June 19, 2016; Oakland, CA, USA; Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James (23) passes the ball against Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green (23), guard Stephen Curry (30) and guard Klay Thompson (11) in the first half in game seven of the NBA Finals at Oracle Arena. Mandatory Credit: Kelley L Cox-USA TODAY Sports     TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY – RTX2H485