Lehigh Valley Business Featured News http://www.lvb.com Featured News News en-us Copyright 2015 Lehigh Valley Business Journal Sun, 01 Mar 2015 19:44:00 EST Sun, 01 Mar 2015 19:44:00 EST 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. Thu, 26 Feb 2015 11:20:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150226/LVB01/150229915&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150226/LVB01/150229918&source=RSS Business Salesforce.com jumps 9 percent after earnings Salesforce. com CRM reported fourth-quarter earnings and revenue that met analyst expectations on Wednesday, and its stock rallied about 9 percent in extended-hours trading. Thu, 26 Feb 2015 09:02:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150226/LVB01/150229918&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150226/LVB01/150229919&source=RSS US Pot now legal in D.C. despite threats from Congress Despite warnings from congressional Republicans, Washington Mayor Muriel Bowser allowed D. C. 's marijuana legalization law to take effect at 1201 a. m. Thursday. Thu, 26 Feb 2015 08:55:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150226/LVB01/150229919&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150226/LVB01/150229920&source=RSS World IS militant 'Jihadi John' named as Mohammed Emwazi from London The masked Islamic State militant known as Jihadi John, who has been pictured in the videos of the beheadings of Western hostages, has been named. Thu, 26 Feb 2015 08:52:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150226/LVB01/150229920&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150226/LVB01/150229921&source=RSS Out of the ordinary Pranksters install toilet, sink at British bus shelter UPI -- Pranksters in an English town installed a toilet, sink and toilet paper holder at an outdoor bus stop, local officials said. Thu, 26 Feb 2015 08:45:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150226/LVB01/150229921&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150225/LVB01/150229933&source=RSS Camelback two-day job fair scheduled for indoor water park opening in April 2015 Camelback Resort, home to one of two new indoor water parks opening in 2015 in the Pocono Mountains, is hosting a job fair this week for its Camelback Lodge and Aquatopia Indoor Waterpark. Wed, 25 Feb 2015 10:56:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150225/LVB01/150229933&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150225/LVB01/150229934&source=RSS Business Banks said to face U.S. manipulation probe on metals pricing The U. S. Justice Department is investigating whether the world&#8217s biggest banks manipulated prices of precious metals such as silver and gold as it pushes to wrap up probes into currency-rate rigging, according to people with knowledge of the matter. Wed, 25 Feb 2015 09:22:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150225/LVB01/150229934&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150225/LVB01/150229935&source=RSS US Fervor builds as FCC net-neutrality vote looms With the Federal Communications Commission's vote on net neutrality regulations approaching, fervor is growing on all sides of the issue. Wed, 25 Feb 2015 09:16:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150225/LVB01/150229935&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150225/LVB01/150229936&source=RSS World Dozens killed in Afghan avalanches A series of avalanches has struck north of the Afghan capital, Kabul, leaving at least 90 dead, officials have said. Wed, 25 Feb 2015 09:13:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150225/LVB01/150229936&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150225/LVB01/150229937&source=RSS Out of the ordinary Dog caught on camera shoveling snow from ice rink TORONTO, Feb. 24 UPI -- An Ontario man posted video online showing his hockey-loving dog picking up a shovel and clearing snow from his backyard ice rink. Wed, 25 Feb 2015 09:03:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150225/LVB01/150229937&source=RSS