PE HUB First Read

ISIS claims responsibility for the Barcelona terror attack. 

The White House pulls plug on infrastructure advisory panel. 

Airline entrepreneur Hans thinks about teaming up with other investors to make offer for insolvent Air Berlin.

Private equity firms continue to expand into areas away from private equity.

Millennial-focused news site Mic to lay off 25 people, primarily in news division.

Chris Wanstrath to step down as GitHub CEO after leading search for his own replacement.

Malala Yousafzai, shot by a Taliban gunman for advocating women’s education, is heading to Oxford University.

ACLU will no longer defend hate groups seeking to march with firearms.

Former Uber chief says Benchmark lawsuit should be privately arbitrated.

July was the second hottest month in recorded history. 

Photo: German carrier Air Berlin’s aircrafts are pictured at Tegel airport in Berlin, Germany, September 29, 2016. Reuters/Axel Schmidt/File Photo