PE HUB First Read

Paul Allen, Microsoft’s co-founder, and his team have found the wreckage of the USS Lexington.

Emilie Choi, who did more than 40 deals at LinkedIn as their head of M&A, has joined Coinbase.

India’s largest ride hailing app Ola is in talks with Temasek to raise another $500 million to $1 billion.

WordPress powers 30 percent of the world’s websites.

A former Russian spy is critically ill in a U.K. hospital after a suspected poisoning.

Ratings for Sunday’s Oscar telecast plunged to a record low.

A judge orders Martin Shkreli to forfeit $7.4 million, including a infamous Wu Tang album he bought for $2 million.

Blackstone is selling a New York City skyscraper for $640 million.

Former Dropbox exec Ilya Fushman is joining Kleiner Perkins from Index Ventures.

The founder of a defunct bitcoin exchange has a trail of lawsuits, judgments and at least one unpaid lawyer.



Photo: Former drug company executive Martin Shkreli arrives at U.S. District Court for the third day of jury deliberations in his securities fraud trial in the Brooklyn borough of New York, U.S., August 2, 2017. Reuters/Amr Alfiky/File Photo