Lehigh Valley Business Featured News http://www.lvb.com Featured News News en-us Copyright 2015 Lehigh Valley Business Journal Tue, 03 Mar 2015 20:52:34 EST Tue, 03 Mar 2015 20:52:34 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150303/LVB01/150309961&source=RSS Emmaus plans to get tough on door-to-door salesmen Emmaus officials are moving to better protect residents from door-to-door salesmen who may not be legitimate. Tue, 03 Mar 2015 10:03:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150303/LVB01/150309961&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150303/LVB01/150309962&source=RSS Business Best Buy's profit soars 77 percent on phone and TV sales Best Buy reported a 77 jump in quarterly profit Tuesday, as the electronics retailer reported strong sales growth in the U. S. market during the key holiday season. Tue, 03 Mar 2015 09:59:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150303/LVB01/150309962&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150303/LVB01/150309963&source=RSS US Georgia woman's execution postponed because drugs appeared 'cloudy' For the second time, a Georgia woman's execution has been postponed -- this time because of concerns about the drugs to be used. Tue, 03 Mar 2015 09:56:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150303/LVB01/150309963&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150303/LVB01/150309964&source=RSS World Attractive jihadists lure UK girls to extremism Attractive jihadist fighters can be eye candy to lure in British Muslim girls, a former extremist has said. Tue, 03 Mar 2015 09:45:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150303/LVB01/150309964&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150303/LVB01/150309965&source=RSS Out of the ordinary It's raining cats and tourists on a Japanese island AOSHIMA, Japan Reuters - An army of feral cats rules a remote island in southern Japan, curling up in abandoned houses or strutting about in a fishing village that is overrun with felines outnumbering humans six to one. Tue, 03 Mar 2015 09:41:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150303/LVB01/150309965&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150302/LVB01/150309984&source=RSS US Nurse who survived Ebola is suing Texas hospital Newser &#8211 Nina Pham beat Ebola now she's taking on the place where she caught it. Pham, who contracted the virus while caring for dying patient Thomas Eric Duncan at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas, tells the Dallas Morning News that she is suing the parent company of the hospital that made her a symbol of corporate neglect. Mon, 02 Mar 2015 10:22:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150302/LVB01/150309984&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150302/LVB01/150309987&source=RSS World Iraq moves against Islamic State in Tikrit Iraq has launched a military operation to recapture Tikrit, the hometown of former leader Saddam Hussein, from Islamic State IS and its allies. Mon, 02 Mar 2015 09:30:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150302/LVB01/150309987&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150302/LVB01/150309989&source=RSS Out of the ordinary Canadians 'Spock' their 5 bills Actor Leonard Nimoy -- Spock -- died last week, but he lives on, as Canadians leave their tribute to the Star Trek legend on the face of Canadian currency. Mon, 02 Mar 2015 09:15:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150302/LVB01/150309989&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150302/LVB01/150309990&source=RSS Business Lumber Liquidators stock pummeled after '60 Minutes' probe A report on CBS' 60 Minutes has knocked the floor out from under Lumber Liquidators. Mon, 02 Mar 2015 09:13:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150302/LVB01/150309990&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150227/LVB01/150229898&source=RSS You could soon pay more for your landline phone in Harrisburg For the first time since the days of Ma Bell, the state's largest telephone company won the right Thursday to set its own prices for basic, landline services in Pennsylvania's largest markets. Fri, 27 Feb 2015 09:36:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150227/LVB01/150229898&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150227/LVB01/150229901&source=RSS Business Get ready for lawsuits over net neutrality Comcast is firing warning shots over the FCC's historic decision Thursday. Fri, 27 Feb 2015 08:58:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150227/LVB01/150229901&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150227/LVB01/150229902&source=RSS US Nine dead at multiple crime scenes in rural Missouri Nine people were found shot to death early Friday in at least four crime scenes in a small community in south central Missouri, according to local media reports. Fri, 27 Feb 2015 08:55:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150227/LVB01/150229902&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150227/LVB01/150229903&source=RSS World US-Bangladesh blogger Avijit Roy hacked to death A knife-wielding mob has hacked to death a US-Bangladeshi blogger whose writing on religion had brought threats from Islamist hardliners. Fri, 27 Feb 2015 08:50:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150227/LVB01/150229903&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150227/LVB01/150229904&source=RSS Out of the ordinary Debate over dress color goes viral Unless you were in a bunker on Thursday, you've heard the only story more viral than the llamas on the lam. Fri, 27 Feb 2015 08:47:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150227/LVB01/150229904&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150226/LVB01/150229915&source=RSS Warren County accepts 16.7M offer for county nursing home It appears Warren County, New Jersey's nursing home will have a new owner. 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