Lehigh Valley Business Featured News http://www.lvb.com Featured News News en-us Copyright 2015 Lehigh Valley Business Journal Tue, 06 Oct 2015 11:28:36 EST Tue, 06 Oct 2015 11:28:36 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20151006/LVB01/151009907&source=RSS Lululemon athletica plans events for Lehigh Valley Mall opening Lululemon athletica has tons of free events planned to celebrate the opening of its Lehigh Valley Mall store Friday, Oct. 16. Tue, 06 Oct 2015 10:45:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20151006/LVB01/151009907&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20151006/LVB01/151009908&source=RSS Business BP settles final Gulf oil spill claims for 20 billion Oil giant BP will pay out more than 20 billion to settle claims against it for the Deepwater Horizon oil spill in 2010. Tue, 06 Oct 2015 10:23:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20151006/LVB01/151009908&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20151006/LVB01/151009909&source=RSS Nation Boy, 11, accused of killing 8-year-old girl with shotgun WHITE PINE, Tenn. &#8212 An 11-year-old boy is charged with murder after he fatally shot his 8-year-old neighbor, police said, and neighbors say it was because the girl wouldn't let him see her dog. Tue, 06 Oct 2015 10:21:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20151006/LVB01/151009909&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20151006/LVB01/151009910&source=RSS World Millions more refugees could flee Syria, Turkey warns EU Turkey has warned the EU that millions more refugees could flee Syria as the civil war intensifies, European Council President Donald Tusk has said. Tue, 06 Oct 2015 10:17:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20151006/LVB01/151009910&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20151006/LVB01/151009911&source=RSS Out of the ordinary Montana hunter fends off grizzly by sticking arm into its throat Reuters - A hunter tracking elk in the Montana mountains said he fended off an attacking grizzly bear by shoving his arm into its throat to induce a gag reflex that would frighten it away, according to state wildlife managers. Tue, 06 Oct 2015 10:12:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20151006/LVB01/151009911&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20151005/LVB01/151009942&source=RSS Business Futures rise on fading chances of rate hike this year U. S. stock index futures rose on Monday, after Friday's tepid U. S. jobs data raised fresh doubts if the economy was strong enough to absorb an interest rate increase this year. Mon, 05 Oct 2015 08:58:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20151005/LVB01/151009942&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20151005/LVB01/151009943&source=RSS Nation South Carolina set for another desperate day with historic flooding Much of South Carolina was gripped by floodwaters early Monday, as emergency responders promised renewed door-to-door searches for anyone still trapped after days of torrential rain. Mon, 05 Oct 2015 08:54:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20151005/LVB01/151009943&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20151005/LVB01/151009945&source=RSS Out of the ordinary Pork roll company fired employee for passing gas TRENTON, N. J. AP &#8212 One of New Jersey's top pork roll makers is being sued by the wife of an employee who she says was fired for passing too much gas in the office. Mon, 05 Oct 2015 08:42:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20151005/LVB01/151009945&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20151002/LVB01/151009956&source=RSS Forks supervisors debate land development plan FORKS TOWNSHIP, Pa. - Township supervisors discussed Tuesday whether to waive the requirement for a land development plan on Frost Hollow Road. Fri, 02 Oct 2015 10:51:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20151002/LVB01/151009956&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20151002/LVB01/151009974&source=RSS Nation After shooting, angry Obama blasts U.S. gun politics President Barack Obama angrily said on Thursday America had made a political choice to allow mass shootings like the one in Oregon to occur and blasted the National Rifle Association NRA lobby group for blocking reform of U. S. gun laws. Fri, 02 Oct 2015 09:04:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20151002/LVB01/151009974&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20151002/LVB01/151009975&source=RSS World Russia says terrorists are target of Syrian airstrikes CNNRussia's airstrikes in Syria do not go beyond ISIL ISIS, al Nusra or other terrorist groups recognized by the United Nations Security Council or Russian law, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said Thursday. Fri, 02 Oct 2015 08:59:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20151002/LVB01/151009975&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20151002/LVB01/151009976&source=RSS Out of the ordinary Medical groups note sharp rise in beard transplants NEW YORK, Oct. 1 UPI -- Beard transplant surgeries are on the rise worldwide, with one New York doctor saying he performs about three of the procedures each week. Fri, 02 Oct 2015 08:48:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20151002/LVB01/151009976&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20151002/LVB01/151009977&source=RSS Business EPA extends diesel emissions probe to other brands in U.S. More than two dozen diesel car models made by BMW, Chrysler, General Motors, Land Rover and Mercedes-Benz are under scrutiny as the US regulator that exposed Volkswagen's rigging of emissions tests probes whether rival carmakers engaged in similar cheating. Fri, 02 Oct 2015 08:42:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20151002/LVB01/151009977&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20151001/LVB01/151009989&source=RSS Bethlehem liquor store moves to upgraded digs The Club Avenue Fine Wine and Spirits store in Bethlehem has moved around the corner to the Lehigh Shopping Center. Thu, 01 Oct 2015 12:09:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20151001/LVB01/151009989&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20151001/LVB01/151009993&source=RSS Business Whole Foods to stop selling products made by inmates Whole Foods will stop selling products made using a prison labor program after a protest at one of its stores in Texas. Thu, 01 Oct 2015 09:09:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20151001/LVB01/151009993&source=RSS