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FedEx mega-hub to handle 75,000 packages an hour when complete, report says

Source: The Express-Times/Lehigh Valley Live

Once a FedEx Ground facility planned for Allen Township is running at full capacity, the more than 1 million-square-foot megahub would handle about...

Palmer Township OKs new apartment complex

Source: WFMZ News

PALMER TWP., Pa. - The Palmer Township Board of Supervisors granted preliminary and final approval to an eight-unit apartment complex during Tuesday...

Supreme Court ruling could force millions off health insurance rolls, causing chaos for carriers

Source: Lehigh Valley Business

A Supreme Court ruling next month could send shock waves through an already transformative health care market – and the health insurance...

PPL tests new method to optimize tree trimming, reduce outages

Source: Central Penn Business Journal

PPL Electric Utilities is going high-tech with a mapping system it says could help limit power outages by trying to predict where trees or branches...

JCP&L announces substation upgrades ahead of summer usage increase

Source: NJBIZ

Jersey Central Power & Light announced Tuesday that it has completed several projects in its service area in preparation for the summer.

Amazon pays $16 million tax in Germany, while making $11.9 billion sales

Source: Reuters

LONDON (Reuters) - Internet retailer Amazon.com Inc.'s main German operating unit paid just 11.9 million euros ($16 million) in tax in 2014, despite...

Vox Media acquires Re/code

Source: CNN Money

Sixteen months after launching Re/code, Kara Swisher and Walt Mossberg are selling their technology news site to Vox Media.

Free parking perception key to attract Allentown, Bethlehem shoppers, merchants say

Source: The Express-Times/Lehigh Valley Live

Sage owner George Haddad was eager to move his women's clothing store back to Allentown with the city's revival, but one of the major sticking points...

American exporters feel sting of stronger U.S. dollar

Source: Lehigh Valley Business

The good news, as noted in countless national surveys and reports, is that the American economy is getting stronger. Companies are hiring, gas prices...

Airport authority releases environmental assessment

Source: WFMZ News

HANOVER TOWNSHIP, Pa. - The public can review a draft of an environmental assessment of 297 acres of land that the Lehigh-Northampton Airport...

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