Lehigh Valley Business Morning Roundup http://www.lvb.com/section/Roundup Morning Roundup News News en-us Copyright 2014 Lehigh Valley Business Journal Wed, 23 Apr 2014 15:25:57 EST Wed, 23 Apr 2014 15:25:57 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20140423/LVB01/140429958&source=RSS Procter Gamble quarterly profit rises on home care sales Reuters - Procter Gamble Co , the world's largest household products maker, reported a higher quarterly profit on Wednesday, helped by an increase in sales of its home care products. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 08:20:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20140423/LVB01/140429958&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20140423/LVB01/140429959&source=RSS Delinquent IRS employees paid bonuses by the agency The IRS was in damage control mode Tuesday after an audit revealed that it paid bonuses to employees who were in trouble over tax issues themselves. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 08:18:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20140423/LVB01/140429959&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20140423/LVB01/140429960&source=RSS Credit unions give students a taste of financial reality By the end of one school day this month, more than 300 high school students got their money&#8217s worth &#8211 with a healthier education and a deeper pocket. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 08:15:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20140423/LVB01/140429960&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20140423/LVB01/140429961&source=RSS Starter's out at Bethlehem golf course Bethlehem deleted Starters from the name of its golf course restaurant, but the new owner said its famous wings will stay. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 08:12:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20140423/LVB01/140429961&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20140423/LVB01/140429962&source=RSS Attorney general's office investigates Bethlehem's National Museum of Industrial History Any efforts to move forward with fundraising or construction of the National Museum of Industrial History in Bethlehem are on hold while the Pennsylvania Attorney General's Office finishes an investigation into the handling of funds at the nonprofit, according to interim CEO L. Charles Marcon. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 08:07:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20140423/LVB01/140429962&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20140423/LVB01/140429963&source=RSS Junior Achievement of Berks County and Lehigh Valley going out of business Junior Achievement of Berks County and Lehigh Valley is going out of business April 30. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 08:03:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20140423/LVB01/140429963&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20140422/LVB01/140429975&source=RSS Americans aren't eating as much McDonald's The fast-food giant missed analysts' expectations as sales at U. S. stores fell for a third month in a row. Tue, 22 Apr 2014 08:49:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20140422/LVB01/140429975&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20140422/LVB01/140429976&source=RSS Apple offering free recycling of all used products Apple is offering free recycling of all its used products and vowing to power all of its stores, offices and data centers with renewable energy to reduce the pollution caused by its devices and online services. Tue, 22 Apr 2014 08:46:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20140422/LVB01/140429976&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20140422/LVB01/140429977&source=RSS Glaxo, Novartis, Eli Lilly in 'major 3-part' deal British drug giant GlaxoSmithKline announced Tuesday that it will sell its cancer-products business to pharmaceutical giant Novartis, in a deal that will see the firm's Swiss rival pay 14. 5 billion for its oncology unit. Tue, 22 Apr 2014 08:43:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20140422/LVB01/140429977&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20140422/LVB01/140429978&source=RSS Supreme Court to decide on Aereo, an obscure start-up that could reshape the TV industry An obscure Internet start-up is roiling the television industry with an old-school technology the antenna. Tue, 22 Apr 2014 08:40:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20140422/LVB01/140429978&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20140422/LVB01/140429979&source=RSS Quest Diagnostics completes acquisition of Summit Health Madison-based Quest Diagnostics, a provider of diagnostic information services, announced Monday it has completed its acquisition of Summit Health, a provider of on-site health services. Tue, 22 Apr 2014 08:37:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20140422/LVB01/140429979&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20140422/LVB01/140429980&source=RSS Brazilian machinery manufacturer to build factory in Franklin County A Brazilian machinery manufacturer plans to construct a new factory in Franklin County and hire 73 new workers. Tue, 22 Apr 2014 08:34:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20140422/LVB01/140429980&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20140422/LVB01/140429981&source=RSS Bethlehem's industrial museum being probed by Pennsylvania attorney general Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane has opened an investigation into whether millions of dollars have been misspent by the National Museum of Industrial History in Bethlehem. Tue, 22 Apr 2014 08:28:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20140422/LVB01/140429981&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20140422/LVB01/140429982&source=RSS Pilots increase offer in effort to save Braden Airpark in Forks Township vote expected today A group of an estimated 50 pilots fighting to save Braden Airpark has increased its offer to 1. 6 million to buy the property from the Lehigh-Northampton Airport Authority and plans to request an extension to seal the deal. Tue, 22 Apr 2014 08:21:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20140422/LVB01/140429982&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20140422/LVB01/140429983&source=RSS Allentown zoners OK plan for Liberty Street convenience store A Liberty Street convenience store will be remodeled into a combination restaurant and storage facility after garnering the blessing of the Allentown Zoning Hearing Board Monday night. Tue, 22 Apr 2014 08:16:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20140422/LVB01/140429983&source=RSS