PE HUB First Read

An intelligence report on Russia’s hacking of the 2016 U.S. presidential election will be released next week.

Senator Tom Cotton slams Apple for removing the New York Times app from its app stores in China.

Self-proclaimed inventor of email sues Techdirt founder Mike Masnick for libel.

Facebook refuses to explain why it didn’t take down video of man being tortured on Facebook live for 30 mins.

PatientsLikeMe, the world’s largest personalized health network, partners with digital life company iCarbonX and secures an over $100 million investment.

A.J. Daulerio, former editor-in-chief of Gawker.com, talks about staying sober, being molested as a child.

Washington-area snow may affect the release of U.S. jobs and trade data.

Trump tells confidant he still opposes AT&T-Time Warner merger.

Why Medium failed to disrupt the media.

A Facebook live video showed a man being tortured–until the police found him.

Photo: A resident shovels snow away from the entrance to his home in Union City, New Jersey, across the Hudson River from Midtown Manhattan, after the second-biggest winter storm in New York history, January 24, 2016. Reuters/Rickey Rogers