Lehigh Valley Business Around the Globe http://www.lvb.com/section/Around-the-Globe Around the Globe News News en-us Copyright 2016 Lehigh Valley Business Journal Sun, 26 Jun 2016 18:33:10 EST Sun, 26 Jun 2016 18:33:10 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20160624/LVB01/160629909&source=RSS Business Global recession risk above 50 percent on Brexit, T. Rowe Price warns The risk of a global recession is now more than 50 percent after Britain voted to leave the European Union, according to asset manager T. Rowe Price Group Inc. , which oversees more than 765 billion in assets. Fri, 24 Jun 2016 08:50:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20160624/LVB01/160629909&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20160624/LVB01/160629910&source=RSS Nation Court tells Milwaukee it can't force city workers to live there MILWAUKEE &#8212 Milwaukee officials fear a flood of city workers will move to the suburbs in the wake of a state Supreme Court ruling that found police officers and other municipal employees can no longer be required to live in the cities where they work. Fri, 24 Jun 2016 08:46:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20160624/LVB01/160629910&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20160624/LVB01/160629911&source=RSS World European Union says UK must not delay leaving EU leaders have insisted that the UK must move swiftly to negotiate leaving the organisation, saying any delay would prolong uncertainty. Fri, 24 Jun 2016 08:41:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20160624/LVB01/160629911&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20160624/LVB01/160629912&source=RSS Out of the ordinary Birds of prey steal underwear from swimmers KIRRIEMUIR, Scotland, June 23 UPI -- Birds of prey in Scotland have been stealing underwear from local swimmers, according to reports from a wildlife organization. Fri, 24 Jun 2016 08:38:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20160624/LVB01/160629912&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20160623/LVB01/160629924&source=RSS Business Bank of America said to be near SEC settlement for up to 450 million Bank of America Corp. has been in discussions with U. S. regulators about paying 400 million to 450 million to settle allegations it violated rules designed to safeguard client accounts, according to people familiar with the matter. Thu, 23 Jun 2016 09:07:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20160623/LVB01/160629924&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20160623/LVB01/160629925&source=RSS Nation Florida officials say they are sure they've euthanized alligator that killed toddler Florida wildlife officials say they are sure that the alligator that fatally attacked a 2-year-old outside of a Disney resort has been killed. Thu, 23 Jun 2016 08:52:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20160623/LVB01/160629925&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20160623/LVB01/160629926&source=RSS World UK set to vote on European Union referendum Voting is under way in a historic referendum on whether the UK should remain a member of the European Union or leave. Thu, 23 Jun 2016 08:50:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20160623/LVB01/160629926&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20160623/LVB01/160629927&source=RSS Out of the ordinary Grandmother goes skydiving for 87th birthday ORANGE, Mass. , June 22 UPI -- A grandmother in Massachusetts crossed an item off her bucket list by skydiving in celebration of her birthday. Thu, 23 Jun 2016 08:47:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20160623/LVB01/160629927&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20160622/LVB01/160629940&source=RSS Business Tesla offers to buy Solar City in deal valued at nearly 3 billion Tesla Motors is offering to buy SolarCity in an all-stock deal valued at 2. 5 billion to 3 billion, which would combine entrepreneur Elon Musk&#8217s visions for sustainable energy and electric cars in one company. Wed, 22 Jun 2016 08:55:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20160622/LVB01/160629940&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20160622/LVB01/160629941&source=RSS Nation Senate likely to pass FBI spying bill after Orlando shooting WASHINGTON Reuters - The U. S. Senate on Wednesday is likely to pass a Republican-backed proposal to expand the Federal Bureau of Investigation's secretive surveillance powers after the mass shooting at an Orlando gay nightclub last week. Wed, 22 Jun 2016 08:52:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20160622/LVB01/160629941&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20160622/LVB01/160629942&source=RSS World Last day of campaigning for European Union referendum Politicians are making their final pitch for votes on the last day of campaigning before the EU referendum. Wed, 22 Jun 2016 08:47:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20160622/LVB01/160629942&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20160622/LVB01/160629943&source=RSS Out of the ordinary Drone delivers coffee to Oregon boaters ROCKAWAY BEACH, Ore. , June 21 UPI -- An Oregon drone enthusiast demonstrated a practical use for the device by using it to deliver coffee to a couple in a boat. Wed, 22 Jun 2016 08:45:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20160622/LVB01/160629943&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20160621/LVB01/160629969&source=RSS Business United expects 3.1 billion a year from no-frills airfare, fewer delays Reuters - United Continental Holdings Inc UAL. N will generate billions more dollars per year from programs including no-frills fares and expects a key revenue measure to fall less steeply in the second quarter than previously forecast, the airline said on Tuesday. Tue, 21 Jun 2016 08:54:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20160621/LVB01/160629969&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20160621/LVB01/160629970&source=RSS Nation FAA rules to clear way for routine commercial drone flights WASHINGTON AP -- The Obama administration is on the verge of approving routine commercial use of small drones, after years of struggling to write rules that would both protect public safety and free the benefits of a new technology. Tue, 21 Jun 2016 08:46:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20160621/LVB01/160629970&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20160621/LVB01/160629971&source=RSS World Congo warlord jailed over war crimes Congolese ex-rebel leader Jean-Pierre Bemba has been jailed for 18 years following a landmark conviction at the International Criminal Court ICC for war crimes and sexual violence. Tue, 21 Jun 2016 08:44:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20160621/LVB01/160629971&source=RSS