Lehigh Valley Business Featured News http://www.lvb.com Featured News News en-us Copyright 2015 Lehigh Valley Business Journal Thu, 03 Sep 2015 13:03:02 EST Thu, 03 Sep 2015 13:03:02 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150903/LVB01/150909942&source=RSS Business Young workers in target-date funds hit hard by market drop As the stock market has whipsawed over the past two weeks, young workers who have all their retirement funds tied up in long-range target-date funds may have been the hardest hit. Thu, 03 Sep 2015 09:07:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150903/LVB01/150909942&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150903/LVB01/150909944&source=RSS Nation Homicide suspected in off-duty Texas officer's death CNNThe death of an off-duty officer in Texas is being treated as a homicide, police said Tuesday. Thu, 03 Sep 2015 08:56:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150903/LVB01/150909944&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150903/LVB01/150909945&source=RSS World Boat carrying 70 migrants sinks off Malaysia Malaysian authorities say a boat carrying at least 70 people has capsized off the country's west coast. Thu, 03 Sep 2015 08:51:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150903/LVB01/150909945&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150903/LVB01/150909947&source=RSS Allentown plans to spend 1.3 million on Cedar Beach ALLENTOWN, Pa. - Allentown plans to spend about 1. 3 million to renovate its Cedar Beach pool by next summer, adding with new attendance-boosting features such as water slides, in-pool climbing walls and designated lanes for swimming laps. Thu, 03 Sep 2015 08:40:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150903/LVB01/150909947&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150903/LVB01/150909948&source=RSS Out of the ordinary Fox News anchor sues Hasbro over toy hamster with her name PROVIDENCE, R. I. AP &#8212 An anchor for Fox News is suing Hasbro for more than 5 million over a toy hamster that shares her name &#8212 and possibly even her resemblance. Thu, 03 Sep 2015 08:35:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150903/LVB01/150909948&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150902/LVB01/150909963&source=RSS Business Verizon said to start pared-down video service in coming days Bloomberg -- Verizon Communications Inc. will make its Internet-based mobile video service widely available in the coming days, offering free shows aimed at young viewers, at least initially, according to a person familiar with the situation. Wed, 02 Sep 2015 09:08:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150902/LVB01/150909963&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150902/LVB01/150909964&source=RSS Nation WWE legend Jimmy Snuka charged with murder 32 years after death of girlfriend WWE Hall of Famer Jimmy &#8220Superfly&#8221 Snuka, now 72, was arrested Tuesday morning in New Jersey and is being charged with the third-degree murder and involuntary manslaughter of former girlfriend Nancy Argentino, who died in 1983. Wed, 02 Sep 2015 09:04:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150902/LVB01/150909964&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150902/LVB01/150909965&source=RSS World Eight dead in Paris fire A fire in an apartment building in northern Paris has killed eight people, including two children, French officials say. Wed, 02 Sep 2015 09:02:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150902/LVB01/150909965&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150902/LVB01/150909966&source=RSS Out of the ordinary Job offer rescinded after applicant sends nude selfie ST. CHARLES, Ill. , Sept. 1 UPI -- An Illinois job applicant texted his way out of an offered position when he accidentally sent the human resources manager a nude selfie, police said. Wed, 02 Sep 2015 08:54:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150902/LVB01/150909966&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150901/LVB01/150909988&source=RSS Business Patent-law change would raise medical costs A patent law change sought by the pharmaceutical industry could cost federal health-care programs 1. 3 billion over a decade by delaying new generic medicines, an analysis by the Congressional Budget Office found this summer, according to people familiar with the matter. Tue, 01 Sep 2015 09:17:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150901/LVB01/150909988&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150901/LVB01/150909989&source=RSS Nation Obama to rename tallest U.S. peak in historic Alaska visit Anchorage, Alaska CNNTo hear the White House describe Alaska, the state has become the canary in the climate change coal mine, complete with raging wildfires, accelerating ice melt in the arctic, vanishing glaciers and whole villages forced to relocate away from rising seas. Tue, 01 Sep 2015 09:12:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150901/LVB01/150909989&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150901/LVB01/150909990&source=RSS World Venezuela prison fire kills 17 Seventeen people have been killed and another 11 injured in a fire at a prison in Venezuela. Tue, 01 Sep 2015 09:05:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150901/LVB01/150909990&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150901/LVB01/150909991&source=RSS Out of the ordinary Florida woman uses Pizza Hut app to request 911 assistance AVON PARK, Fla. , May 6 UPI -- A Florida woman being held hostage with her children used a Pizza Hut ordering app to ask store employees to call 911 on her behalf. Tue, 01 Sep 2015 08:51:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150901/LVB01/150909991&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150901/LVB01/150909992&source=RSS Former Pa. LCB marketing director accepted bribes, feds charge A former marketing director for the Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board spent about a decade accepting bribes and kick-backs, including golf outings, from liquor suppliers, federal officials said in charges filed Monday. Tue, 01 Sep 2015 08:31:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150901/LVB01/150909992&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150831/LVB01/150839988&source=RSS Nation Suspect arrested in 'execution-style' killing of Texas deputy sheriff CNNA Texas man faces a capital murder charge in the execution-style shooting of a sheriff's deputy while he was fueling his patrol car near Houston, authorities said. Mon, 31 Aug 2015 10:08:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150831/LVB01/150839988&source=RSS