Lehigh Valley Business Featured News http://www.lvb.com Featured News News en-us Copyright 2016 Lehigh Valley Business Journal Wed, 29 Jun 2016 21:16:55 EST Wed, 29 Jun 2016 21:16:55 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20160629/LVB01/160629845&source=RSS Reading Public Auto Auction celebrates grand opening CUMRU TWP. , Pa. - This is definitely something new for Cumru Township. Wed, 29 Jun 2016 09:29:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20160629/LVB01/160629845&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20160629/LVB01/160629846&source=RSS Business Coca-Cola may pull products from Vermont to comply with GMO law Bloomberg -- Coca-Cola Co. , the world&#8217s largest soft-drink company, expects to pull some of its beverages from Vermont stores as the state imposes a GMO-labeling law this week. Wed, 29 Jun 2016 09:22:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20160629/LVB01/160629846&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20160629/LVB01/160629847&source=RSS Nation California gets go-ahead to vote on legalization of marijuana Reuters - Californians are set to decide whether to make recreational marijuana use legal, as other Western states have done, after the California Secretary of State's office said on Tuesday the issue could be put to voters in the November ballot. Wed, 29 Jun 2016 09:18:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20160629/LVB01/160629847&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20160629/LVB01/160629848&source=RSS World Deaths rise in Istanbul airport attack The death toll in a gun and suicide bomb attack on Istanbul's Ataturk airport has risen to 41, 13 of them foreign nationals, with 239 injured, the Turkish city's governor says. Wed, 29 Jun 2016 09:14:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20160629/LVB01/160629848&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20160629/LVB01/160629849&source=RSS Out of the ordinary Tokyo recruiters use mahjong to find prospects Fifty Japanese graduates opted to gamble with their job prospects at a mahjong tournament set up by recruiters looking for a different way to find the next high flyer. Wed, 29 Jun 2016 09:00:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20160629/LVB01/160629849&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20160628/LVB01/160629862&source=RSS Sweeping legislation hikes gas tax in New Jersey TRENTON, N. J. AP &#8212 In an early morning vote Tuesday the Democrat-led Assembly, with Republican Gov. Chris Christie' support, passed sweeping legislation to raise New Jersey's gasoline tax by 23 cents per gallon while funding road and bridge work and slashing the sales tax from 7 percent to 6 percent. Tue, 28 Jun 2016 08:59:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20160628/LVB01/160629862&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20160628/LVB01/160629863&source=RSS Business World's top fortunes fall 196.2B since Brexit bombshell Global markets erased another 69. 2 billion from the combined net worth of the world&#8217s 400 richest people Monday, bringing the total since the U. K. shocked investors with a vote to leave the European Union to 196. 2 billion in the last two trading days. Tue, 28 Jun 2016 08:52:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20160628/LVB01/160629863&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20160628/LVB01/160629864&source=RSS Nation Supreme Court strikes down Texas abortion access law Washington CNN In a dramatic ruling, the Supreme Court on Monday threw out a Texas abortion access law in a victory to supporters of abortion rights who argued it would have shuttered all but a handful of clinics in the state. Tue, 28 Jun 2016 08:49:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20160628/LVB01/160629864&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20160628/LVB01/160629865&source=RSS World Helium discovery a 'game-changer' Scientists have discovered a large helium gas field in Tanzania. Tue, 28 Jun 2016 08:45:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20160628/LVB01/160629865&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20160628/LVB01/160629866&source=RSS Out of the ordinary 40-year-old Twinkie still going strong BLUE HILL, Maine AP &#8212 In a glass box in a private school in Maine sits a 40-year-old chemistry experiment still going strong A decades-old Twinkie. Tue, 28 Jun 2016 08:42:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20160628/LVB01/160629866&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20160627/LVB01/160629888&source=RSS Noise complaints force Maingate Nightclub to close for summer ALLENTOWN, Pa. - Joallen Urwin lives in B'nai B'rith Apartments in Allentown, the closest residential units to Maingate Nightclub. Mon, 27 Jun 2016 09:36:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20160627/LVB01/160629888&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20160627/LVB01/160629889&source=RSS Business Google, Facebook, Netflix could face Brexit growth risks As the Dow plummets and investors look for safe havens, the spotlight has shone on some of the fastest-growing internet names, such as Facebook, FB Netflix NFLX and Google GOOGL. Mon, 27 Jun 2016 09:21:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20160627/LVB01/160629889&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20160627/LVB01/160629890&source=RSS Nation At least 10 injured at California white supremacist rally CNNTen people were injured Sunday after violence broke out between a white supremacist group and counter-protesters, said authorities in Sacramento, California. Mon, 27 Jun 2016 09:17:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20160627/LVB01/160629890&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20160627/LVB01/160629891&source=RSS World Germany rules out informal Brexit talks The German Chancellor, Angela Merkel, has said there can be no talks on Brexit before the UK formally begins the process of leaving the EU. Mon, 27 Jun 2016 09:13:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20160627/LVB01/160629891&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20160627/LVB01/160629892&source=RSS Out of the ordinary Wife of nation's lowest-paid governor takes waitressing job BOOTHBAY HARBOR, Maine AP &#8212 The waitress bounded with a cup of chowder and a plate of fish and broccoli. Mon, 27 Jun 2016 09:09:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20160627/LVB01/160629892&source=RSS