Lehigh Valley Business Around the Globe http://www.lvb.com/section/Around-the-Globe Around the Globe News News en-us Copyright 2018 Lehigh Valley Business Journal Mon, 20 Aug 2018 04:29:09 EST Mon, 20 Aug 2018 04:29:09 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20180817/LVB01/180819892&source=RSS Business President Trump asks SEC to study abolishing quarterly earnings reports President Donald Trump says he has asked the SEC to study whether to stop requiring companies to report quarterly earnings. Fri, 17 Aug 2018 08:48:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20180817/LVB01/180819892&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20180817/LVB01/180819893&source=RSS Nation Measles outbreak hits 21 states, District of Columbia, and is on track to surpass last year Federal health officials are investigating a outbreak of measles this year that has spread to 21 states and the District of Columbia. Fri, 17 Aug 2018 08:44:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20180817/LVB01/180819893&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20180817/LVB01/180819894&source=RSS World China 'training for strikes' on US targets China's military is likely training for strikes against US and allied targets in the Pacific, a Pentagon report warns. Fri, 17 Aug 2018 08:42:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20180817/LVB01/180819894&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20180817/LVB01/180819895&source=RSS Out of the ordinary Georgia police probe theft of 98,000 worth of ramen noodles Aug. 16 UPI -- Authorities in Georgia are investigating the theft of a trailer loaded with 98,000 worth of ramen noodles. Fri, 17 Aug 2018 08:38:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20180817/LVB01/180819895&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20180816/LVB01/180819906&source=RSS Business Kroger begins tests of driverless grocery delivery in Arizona Reuters - U. S. supermarket operator Kroger Co KR. N said it will start testing driverless grocery delivery on Thursday with technology partner Nuro at a single Fry&#8217s Food Store in Scottsdale, Arizona. Thu, 16 Aug 2018 09:01:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20180816/LVB01/180819906&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20180816/LVB01/180819908&source=RSS Nation Support pours in for couple who accidentally started deadly Carr Fire REDDING, Calif. &#8211 A Facebook message posted Sunday offering to forward compassionate messages to the couple whose trailer started a deadly wild fire in Northern California took off in ways the woman who posted it never expected. Thu, 16 Aug 2018 08:46:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20180816/LVB01/180819908&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20180816/LVB01/180819909&source=RSS World Italy bridge collapse firm under attack The company managing the bridge that collapsed in northern Italy on Tuesday is now bearing the fallout from politicians and share traders alike. Thu, 16 Aug 2018 08:42:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20180816/LVB01/180819909&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20180816/LVB01/180819910&source=RSS Out of the ordinary Slovakian woman arrested for playing same opera song for 16 years Aug. 15 UPI -- A Slovakian woman was reportedly arrested after she played the same opera song on repeat for 16 years. Thu, 16 Aug 2018 08:37:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20180816/LVB01/180819910&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20180815/LVB01/180819921&source=RSS Business Macy's posts surprise same-store sales growth Reuters - Macy&#8217s Inc M. N on Wednesday reported a surprise rise in quarterly same-store sales, topping estimates for the third straight quarter, boosted by strong performance across its businesses. Wed, 15 Aug 2018 09:09:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20180815/LVB01/180819921&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20180815/LVB01/180819922&source=RSS Nation Florida declares state of emergency for red tide outbreak Florida Gov. Rick Scott declared a state of emergency for seven southwest Florida counties because of the effects of a toxic algae bloom called red tide. Wed, 15 Aug 2018 09:06:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20180815/LVB01/180819922&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20180815/LVB01/180819925&source=RSS World Westminster crash terror suspect named The man arrested on suspicion of terror offences after a car crashed outside the Houses of Parliament has been named as Salih Khater by government sources. Wed, 15 Aug 2018 08:35:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20180815/LVB01/180819925&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20180815/LVB01/180819926&source=RSS Out of the ordinary Cowboys take their horses through KFC drive-through Aug. 14 UPI -- A visitor to a KFC restaurant in Australia captured video of two men going through the drive through on unusual vehicles -- their horses. Wed, 15 Aug 2018 08:33:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20180815/LVB01/180819926&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20180814/LVB01/180819940&source=RSS Business FBI warns banks about potential ATM hacking scheme The FBI is warning financial institutions that their ATMs could be targeted in a hacking attempt. Tue, 14 Aug 2018 08:52:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20180814/LVB01/180819940&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20180814/LVB01/180819941&source=RSS Nation FDA weighing a ban on flavored e-cigarette liquids Teen vaping is at the tipping point before possible epidemic levels, federal officials and public health advocates agree, but they're feuding over how fast and far to go to rein in the booming electronic cigarette industry. Tue, 14 Aug 2018 08:49:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20180814/LVB01/180819941&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20180814/LVB01/180819942&source=RSS World Italian motorway bridge collapse kills 22 A motorway bridge has collapsed near the northwest Italian city of Genoa, sending vehicles plummeting up to 90m 295ft to the ground and killing at least 22 people, officials say. Tue, 14 Aug 2018 08:47:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20180814/LVB01/180819942&source=RSS