PE HUB Second Opinion

Supreme Court won’t hear challenge to assault weapons ban in Chicago suburb.

FTC files a lawsuit to block the Staples-Office Depot merger.

Trumping Bridgestone, Carl Icahn proposes to buy Pep Boys for $15.50 per share.

Oil price tumbles to recession-level lows.

Former Twitter CEO Dick Costolo is starting a new company in the spring.

Google Ventures is ditching its European arm in favor of a global investment fund.

Failing to find users, Dropbox will shut down Mailbox in February 2016 and Carousel in March.

According to a new poll, Ted Cruz takes the lead in Iowa.

Holly Woodlawn, the pioneering transgender actress who inspired Lou Reed, has died.

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