Lehigh Valley Business Around the Globe http://www.lvb.com/section/Around-the-Globe Around the Globe News News en-us Copyright 2015 Lehigh Valley Business Journal Tue, 27 Jan 2015 16:12:29 EST Tue, 27 Jan 2015 16:12:29 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150127/LVB01/150129887&source=RSS Business Storm won't interrupt airlines' strong financial performance From Philadelphia on up, the Northeast corridor is largely without air service Tuesday, and carriers are generally not planning to resume outbound flights until Wednesday. Tue, 27 Jan 2015 11:13:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150127/LVB01/150129887&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150127/LVB01/150129888&source=RSS US Police ask Google to disable cop tracking on Waze For many commuters, the mobile navigation service Waze is a must-download app for your smartphone. However, police believe the app's ability to mark officers' whereabouts could lead to trouble. Tue, 27 Jan 2015 11:08:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150127/LVB01/150129888&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150127/LVB01/150129889&source=RSS World Libya gunmen attack Corinthia Hotel in Tripoli Militants have attacked a hotel popular with foreigners in Libya's capital, killing at least three people and injuring 12 others, officials say. Tue, 27 Jan 2015 11:03:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150127/LVB01/150129889&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150127/LVB01/150129890&source=RSS Out of the ordinary Siberian tiger rolls giant snowballs at zoo KALININGRAD, Russia, Jan. 27 UPI -- A Russian zoo said keepers thought someone was throwing giant snowballs at an Amur tiger until the animal was seen showing off her snowman building skills. Tue, 27 Jan 2015 10:59:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150127/LVB01/150129890&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150126/LVB01/150129913&source=RSS Business IBM's stock gains amid reports that a massive layoff is coming NEW YORK MarketWatch -- Shares of IBM Corp. IBM, 0. 31 are rising 1. 2 in premarket trade Monday, on the heels of reports that the technology giant is prepping for a reorganization that will lead to the largest corporate layoff in history. Mon, 26 Jan 2015 09:13:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150126/LVB01/150129913&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150126/LVB01/150129914&source=RSS US Northeast braces for monster storm Widespread power outages and major air traffic disruptions were feared throughout the Northeast on Monday as a massive winter storm that could bring more than 2 feet of snow and near-hurricane force winds slowly began its assault on the region. Mon, 26 Jan 2015 09:07:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150126/LVB01/150129914&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150126/LVB01/150129915&source=RSS World Anti-austerity party wins Greek election Anti-austerity Syriza party has won Greece's general election, putting the country on a possible collision course with the EU over its massive bailout. Mon, 26 Jan 2015 09:05:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150126/LVB01/150129915&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150126/LVB01/150129916&source=RSS Out of the ordinary Woman gets bag full of cash at Burger King drive-thru ROCHESTER, N. H. AP &#8212 A New Hampshire woman got a surprise at a Burger King drive-thru a bag full of cash instead of food. Mon, 26 Jan 2015 09:00:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150126/LVB01/150129916&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150123/LVB01/150129938&source=RSS Business Sony still struggling to recover from attack Sony has been forced to delay its third quarter earnings report as the company struggles to repair computer systems that were damaged in a cyberattack tied to the release of The Interview. Fri, 23 Jan 2015 08:44:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150123/LVB01/150129938&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150123/LVB01/150129939&source=RSS US TurboTax 'messed up,' refunds customers Investors outraged by TurboTax&#8217 recent change that forced them to pay 50 more for the tax preparation software put down your pitchforks. TurboTax isn&#8217t just apologizing, but will refund your money. Fri, 23 Jan 2015 08:39:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150123/LVB01/150129939&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150123/LVB01/150129940&source=RSS World Saudi Arabia's King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz dies Saudi King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz has died, royal officials have announced, weeks after he was admitted to hospital. Fri, 23 Jan 2015 08:36:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150123/LVB01/150129940&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150123/LVB01/150129941&source=RSS Out of the ordinary Man who bought lottery tickets to break 100 bill wins 10M BOSTON AP &#8212 A Massachusetts man who bought a pair of lottery tickets at a grocery shop to break a 100 bill for lunch has ended up winning 10 million. Fri, 23 Jan 2015 08:32:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150123/LVB01/150129941&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150122/LVB01/150129953&source=RSS Business Google reportedly plans to sell wireless phone service Google is planning to sell wireless phone service directly to consumers using the networks of Sprint and T-Mobile, according to reports published Wednesday. Thu, 22 Jan 2015 09:49:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150122/LVB01/150129953&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150122/LVB01/150129955&source=RSS US Executive accused of stealing 3.3M at eatery chain CINCINNATI &#8212 The nation's largest Big Boy franchise is accusing a former high-level executive of embezzling at least 3. 3 million in the past seven years. Thu, 22 Jan 2015 09:15:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150122/LVB01/150129955&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150122/LVB01/150129956&source=RSS World Jamaica considers marijuana legalization and production The Jamaican cabinet has approved a bill that legalizes the possession of small amounts of marijuana. Thu, 22 Jan 2015 09:12:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150122/LVB01/150129956&source=RSS