PE HUB Second Opinion

Chicago police say “Empire” actor Jussie Smollett faked his alleged attack as a publicity stunt.

Apple and Goldman Sachs are teaming up to issue a credit card.

Merck is buying drug developer Immune Design for $300 million.

Logistics startup Flexpot just raised a SoftBank-led round at a whopping $3.2 billion valuation.

Under Armour CEO Kevin Plank reportedly had “problematic” ties to MSNBC anchor Stephanie Ruhle

Nintendo of America president Reggie Fils-Aime is retiring.

Applebee’s just had its best year since 1993.

The Monkees’ bassist Peter Tork is dead at 77.