Two private equity firms just created the largest private provider of public safety services in the US

Bain Capital and Vista Equity Partners, two multi-billion-dollar private equity firms, have just created a company providing software and services for public safety and government management whose technology touches roughly three-fourths of the U.S. population. By merging TriTech Software Services, a technology provider to first responders across the country; Superion, which sells…

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Daily Mail publishes front-page apology over Iraqi bomb claim

Paper made false claim about man awarded compensation by British government The Daily Mail has published a front-page correction and issued disciplinary notes to senior staff after falsely claiming an Iraqi man who won compensation from the British government was an insurgent who had been found with a bomb. The…

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HNAs Fire Sale Isnt Offering Any Bargains

At HNA Group Co., everything must go. But peer through the noise, and it looks like this distressed seller isn’t offering bargain-basement prices. The Chinese conglomerate remains mired in chaos and confusion after its co-chairman died suddenly. The billions of dollars of assets it accumulated since early 2015 are, in…

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Lance Armstrong claims he picked up tab for bar patrons who booed him: ‘Look, I get it’

Video Lance Armstrong settles with US government for $5 million Cyclist settles federal lawsuit after admitting to using steroids and other performance enhancing drugs. Lance Armstrong recently admitted he can “understand” why some people feel hostile towards him, which once reportedly motivated the former professional cyclist to pick up the…

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