PE HUB First Read

Silicon Valley’s biggest failing is its lack of empathy toward the lives it disrupts with its technology, says Om Malik.

CNN has acquired the talent behind social app Beme.

Zenefits has agreed to pay a $7 million fine in a settlement with California regulators.

A chartered plane transporting Brazilian football team Chapecoense has crashed, killing 76 people.

President-elect Donald J. Trump has picked Tom Price, an orthopedic surgeon and voracious Obamacare critic, as his health secretary.

Investors sue Theranos and founder Elizabeth Holmes.

Germany gleefully leads list of world’s top recyclers.

Online payments startup Stripe raises funding that values the company at a $9.2 billion.

FBI says Black Friday set new gun background check record.

Tesla’s Model X SUV gets one big, bad review courtesy of Consumer Reports.


Photo: Elizabeth Holmes, CEO of Theranos, attends a panel discussion during the Clinton Global Initiative’s annual meeting in New York, September 29, 2015.  Reuters/Brendan McDermid