Lehigh Valley Business Featured News http://www.lvb.com Featured News News en-us Copyright 2015 Lehigh Valley Business Journal Sat, 30 May 2015 12:11:45 EST Sat, 30 May 2015 12:11:45 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150529/LVB01/150529870&source=RSS Saving Coplay cement kilns would cost more than 4 million ALLENTOWN, Pa. - Demolition may be inevitable for at least some of the landmark cement kilns that stand along the Lehigh River as monuments to Lehigh County's industrial history. Fri, 29 May 2015 09:26:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150529/LVB01/150529870&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150529/LVB01/150529871&source=RSS Business Amazon plans to add its own line of food Following the playbook of countless retailers, Amazon. com Inc. is preparing to broadly expand its fledgling lineup of private-label brands to include an array of grocery items such as milk, cereal, and baby food as well as household cleaners, people familiar with the matter said. Fri, 29 May 2015 09:05:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150529/LVB01/150529871&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150529/LVB01/150529873&source=RSS US Former House speaker Hastert indicted for illegal cash withdrawals CHICAGO--Federal prosecutors on Thursday charged former GOP House Speaker Dennis Hastert with illegally structuring cash withdrawals from bank accounts to conceal payments to someone he committed prior misconduct against and lying to the FBI about it. Fri, 29 May 2015 08:54:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150529/LVB01/150529873&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150529/LVB01/150529874&source=RSS World Vladimir Katriuk, alleged Nazi criminal, dies in Canada A Ukrainian man suspected of being a Nazi war criminal has died in Canada. Fri, 29 May 2015 08:50:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150529/LVB01/150529874&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150529/LVB01/150529875&source=RSS Out of the ordinary Swiss cheese holes on the decline scientists now know why BERLIN AP &#8212 The mystery of Swiss cheese and its disappearing holes has been solved The milk's too clean. Fri, 29 May 2015 08:47:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150529/LVB01/150529875&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150528/LVB01/150529889&source=RSS PennEast pipeline opposed by Easton City Council Easton City Council voted unanimously Wednesday night to oppose construction of the PennEast natural gas pipeline, according to Easton's mayor. Thu, 28 May 2015 09:11:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150528/LVB01/150529889&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150528/LVB01/150529890&source=RSS Business Amazon to offer free same-day delivery to Prime members NEW YORK AP -- Amazon wants to make your impulse buys even more impulsive. The e-commerce powerhouse is offering free same-day delivery service in some cities to its Prime loyalty club members. Thu, 28 May 2015 09:02:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150528/LVB01/150529890&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150528/LVB01/150529891&source=RSS US More Texas towns brace for high water death toll climbs PARKER COUNTY, Texas &#8212 At Horseshoe Bend in Parker County, residents hope luck isn't running out. The community of several hundred trailers and RVs sits on the banks of the swollen Brazos River. Thu, 28 May 2015 08:56:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150528/LVB01/150529891&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150528/LVB01/150529892&source=RSS World Why FIFA scandal is sport's biggest If we are honest, until now America's relationship with the beautiful game has been a bit meh. Thu, 28 May 2015 08:50:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150528/LVB01/150529892&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150528/LVB01/150529893&source=RSS Out of the ordinary Delayed airplane passengers get pizza party on tarmac KNOXVILLE, Tenn. , May 27 UPI -- A Delta flight diverted en route to Atlanta had pizza delivered to the passengers via a baggage cart on the tarmac in Knoxville, Tenn. Thu, 28 May 2015 08:46:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150528/LVB01/150529893&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150527/LVB01/150529907&source=RSS Amazon to hire 6,000 full-time warehouse workers Amazon is hiring 6,000 full-time workers across its more than 50 distribution centers in the U. S, including its warehouse in Breinigsville. Wed, 27 May 2015 09:14:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150527/LVB01/150529907&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150527/LVB01/150529908&source=RSS Business Media heads rule ranks of best-paid CEOs NEW YORK AP -- They're not Hollywood stars, they're not TV personalities and they don't play in a rock band, but their pay packages are in the same league. Wed, 27 May 2015 09:01:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150527/LVB01/150529908&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150527/LVB01/150529909&source=RSS US IRS says thieves stole tax info from 100,000 Thieves hacked into an Internal Revenue Service online service and gained access to information from more than 100,000 taxpayer accounts, the agency said Tuesday. Wed, 27 May 2015 08:58:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150527/LVB01/150529909&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150527/LVB01/150529910&source=RSS World India heatwave toll passes 1,000 The death toll in the heatwave sweeping India has passed 1,000, with temperatures nearing 50C 122F in some areas. Wed, 27 May 2015 08:56:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150527/LVB01/150529910&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150527/LVB01/150529911&source=RSS Out of the ordinary Chinese goalie fined for missing goal during water break CHONGQING, China, May 26 UPI -- A Chinese Super League soccer goalie is being fined 8,064 after the opposing team scored a goal while he was having a drink of water. Wed, 27 May 2015 08:53:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150527/LVB01/150529911&source=RSS