peHUB First Read

70 years ago today, more than 160,000 Allied soldiers began storming the beaches in Normandy, France to reverse the tide of Nazi aggression and save the world from tyranny. Here’s the first Associated Press dispatch about the invasion.

The cyclical nature of rising income inequality as ‘owners’ reap increasing rewards and compensation to ‘labor’ remains stagnant.

An internal investigation has cleared top brass at General Motors from responsibility for an ignition switch problem that led to at least 13 deaths, pinning blame on lower-level employees.

Mary Jo White, chairwoman of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, proposed some short-term fixes to stop high frequency trading from disrupting equity markets.

Brutal take-down of former Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner and his new auto-biography, which the reviewer argues is peddling half-truths and misinformation to bolster Geithner’s legacy.

The mountain of cash being hoarded by corporate America shrank by a large amount in the first quarter — but does it mean corporations are finally spending to expand?

What to expect from this year’s Electronic Entertainment Expo?

Venture capital investment in bitcoin this year is already 30 percent higher than the total in 2013, with $113.2 million flowing into bitcoin businesses.

Senators on the Intelligence Committee attacked the proposed NSA reform bill as not adequately protecting privacy or national security.

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