Lehigh Valley Business Around the Globe http://www.lvb.com/section/Around-the-Globe Around the Globe News News en-us Copyright 2017 Lehigh Valley Business Journal Sun, 28 May 2017 12:22:06 EST Sun, 28 May 2017 12:22:06 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20170526/LVB01/170529900&source=RSS Business Whole Foods is going into the restaurant business While Whole Foods remains under pressure in the grocery game, it is continuing to expand its food offering into full-scale restaurants. The chain, which has always had self-help sushi bars, pizza bars, and salad bars, and even sandwich counters in its supermarkets, has quietly added about 30 full-service restaurants with waitstaff and 250. . . Fri, 26 May 2017 09:45:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20170526/LVB01/170529900&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20170526/LVB01/170529901&source=RSS Nation Gianforte, charged with assaulting reporter, wins House seat in Montana special election GREAT FALLS, Mont. &#8212 Republican Greg Gianforte defeated Democrat Rob Quist on Thursday night in a race for Montana's lone seat in the U. S. House, despite being charged Wednesday with assaulting a reporter. Fri, 26 May 2017 09:34:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20170526/LVB01/170529901&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20170526/LVB01/170529902&source=RSS World Egypt Coptic Christians killed in bus attack Gunmen have attacked a bus carrying Coptic Christians in central Egypt, killing at least 26 people and wounding 25 others, state media report. Fri, 26 May 2017 09:32:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20170526/LVB01/170529902&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20170526/LVB01/170529903&source=RSS Out of the ordinary Georgia kicker boots drone out of the sky with football May 25 UPI -- A football kicker in Georgia was being filmed by a drone when his first kick of the exhibition video knocked the device out of the sky. Fri, 26 May 2017 09:24:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20170526/LVB01/170529903&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20170525/LVB01/170529927&source=RSS Business Former Ford CEO Mark Fields could walk away with 57.5 million Former Ford Motor Co. Chief Executive Officer Mark Fields, ousted by the board after the automaker&#8217s stock declined 37 percent on his watch, could walk away with about 57. 5 million in compensation. Thu, 25 May 2017 09:25:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20170525/LVB01/170529927&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20170525/LVB01/170529928&source=RSS Nation Vermont's governor vetoes recreational marijuana Vermont's governor refused to sign legislation to legalize recreational marijuana, unless the state's Congress makes some changes. Thu, 25 May 2017 09:22:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20170525/LVB01/170529928&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20170525/LVB01/170529929&source=RSS World Manchester bomb-attack police not sharing with US Police investigating the Manchester Arena bomb attack have stopped sharing information with the US after leaks to the media. Thu, 25 May 2017 09:19:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20170525/LVB01/170529929&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20170525/LVB01/170529930&source=RSS Out of the ordinary Pet owner makes homemade harness for disabled fish May 24 UPI -- A Swedish pet owner gave an injured fish a new leash on life with a home-made harness that allows the creature to swim around in its tank. Thu, 25 May 2017 09:11:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20170525/LVB01/170529930&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20170524/LVB01/170529952&source=RSS Business Automation threatens some staffing agencies according to Credit Suisse Shares of European staffing agencies Adecco AHEXY and Ranstad RANJY fell Wednesday after being downgraded by analysts at Credit Suisse, who warned of the threat posed by automation to both sets of bottom lines. Wed, 24 May 2017 09:08:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20170524/LVB01/170529952&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20170524/LVB01/170529953&source=RSS Nation Thousands of Venezuelans fleeing to the US Joy and sadness overwhelmed Emelina Guerra when she first walked into a supermarket in Miami. Wed, 24 May 2017 09:04:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20170524/LVB01/170529953&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20170524/LVB01/170529954&source=RSS World Three more arrests in Manchester bomber investigation Three more men have been arrested as police continue to investigate whether Manchester Arena bomber Salman Abedi acted alone. Wed, 24 May 2017 08:59:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20170524/LVB01/170529954&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20170524/LVB01/170529955&source=RSS Out of the ordinary Auto club crash tests Lego Porsche May 24 UPI -- Experts from the General German Automobile Club performed a crash test of a Lego Technic Porsche 911 GT3 RS. Wed, 24 May 2017 08:57:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20170524/LVB01/170529955&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20170523/LVB01/170529970&source=RSS Business China to open more sectors to foreign investors China will further open its economy to foreign investors, through measures such as allowing investment in more industries, such as services, state television said on Tuesday, citing a reform group meeting chaired by President Xi Jinping. Tue, 23 May 2017 08:43:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20170523/LVB01/170529970&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20170523/LVB01/170529971&source=RSS Nation Trump to grant student loan servicing work to one company The Department of Education said it will hand over the work of servicing federal student loans to one company &#8212 from the current roster of nine &#8212 in what it says is a money-saving move, triggering concern and criticism from student loan advocates who fear customer service would get worse. Tue, 23 May 2017 08:38:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20170523/LVB01/170529971&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20170523/LVB01/170529972&source=RSS World Greece fails to secure fresh bailout funds Greece has failed to secure a deal to unlock the next instalment of its multi-billion-dollar bailout after talks with eurozone finance ministers broke down. Tue, 23 May 2017 08:33:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20170523/LVB01/170529972&source=RSS