PE HUB First Read

Stephen Hawking, the renowned scientist, has died at 76.

U.S. students are preparing to walk out of class today at 10 a.m. in support of tough gun laws.

Elon Musk has hired several staffers and writers of The Onion to work on a secret project.

Broadcom will formally abandon its attempt to buy Qualcomm today.

Starting in June, Google is banning all cryptocurrencies and binary options advertisements.

Dog dies after a United flight attendant forces passenger to put pet carrier in overhead bin.

Students are injured when a Monterey county teacher accidentally fires a handgun in class.

President Trump is seeking to impose tariffs on $60 billion of Chinese imports and will target the technology and telecommunications sectors.

Boston will win Amazon’s second headquarters, according to an artificial intelligence system developed by Wells Fargo.

Toys R Us prepares to file liquidation plan with the court.

Volkswagen vows to overtake Tesla with world’s largest electric car fleet.

Lyft faces a discrimination lawsuit.



Photo: British physicist Stephen Hawking delivers a lecture on “The Origin of the Universe” at the Heysel conference hall in Brussels May 20, 2007. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir