PE HUB Second Opinion

Trump, bowing to pressure, rebukes white supremacists who incited bloody demonstrations in Charlottesville, Virginia this past weekend.

Meanwhile, Merck’s Kenneth Frazier, one of the country’s most prominent black CEOs, quit President Trump’s manufacturing council on Monday over Trump’s initial failure to condemn white supremacists.

VF Corp is planning on buying Dickies workwear maker for $820 million.

Google cancels a neo-Nazi site registration soon after it was dumped by GoDaddy.

Netflix poaches “Grey’s Anatomy” creator Shonda Rimes from ABC. 

Apple and Aetna have held several secret meetings to discuss offering the Apple Watch to Aetna’s 23 million customers.

Amazon is closing its LoveFilm by Post video rental service in Europe on October 31.

A female stunt driver dies on the set of “Deadpool 2.”

Photo: Merck & Co. CEO Ken Frazier (R) listens to President Donald Trump speak during a meeting with manufacturing CEOs at the White House in Washington, D.C., February 23, 2017. Reuters/ Kevin Lamarque