CPBJ - en-us Copyright 2014 Central Penn Business Journal Mon, 22 Dec 2014 17:06:28 EST Mon, 22 Dec 2014 17:06:28 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141222/CPBJ01/141229972&source=RSS SP 500 climbs to record after 3-day rally as tech jumps SP 500 7. 90 0. 38Dow 154. 57 0. 87Nasdaq 16. 04 0. 34 Mon, 22 Dec 2014 16:07:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141222/CPBJ01/141229972&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141222/CPBJ01/141229973&source=RSS The biggest small-business stories of 2014 This time last year, the country was still picking up the pieces from a government shutdown that rattled the confidence of many small business owners. Go back one year earlier, and we were barreling toward the so-called fiscal cliff, with the nation bracing for a devastating combination of tax hikes and spending cuts. Mon, 22 Dec 2014 15:48:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141222/CPBJ01/141229973&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141222/CPBJ01/141229974&source=RSS Traffic Cams Cumberland County 581 at 11Dauphin County 8183 split Mon, 22 Dec 2014 15:42:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141222/CPBJ01/141229974&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141222/CPBJ01/141229975&source=RSS Weather Tonight Rain and sleet likely 70, becoming all rain after 11 p. m. Cloudy, with a low around 34. Tomorrow Chance 50 of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 43. Mon, 22 Dec 2014 15:41:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141222/CPBJ01/141229975&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141222/CPBJ01/141229976&source=RSS Three things to know for tomorrow 1. Happy Festivus! Dec. 23 marks this &#8220holiday&#8221 inspired by an episode of &#8220Seinfeld. &#8221 Mon, 22 Dec 2014 15:39:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141222/CPBJ01/141229976&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141222/CPBJ01/141229977&source=RSS Pa. House proposal targets landlords in foreclosure Bucks County Democratic Rep. Tina Davis is targeting Pennsylvania landlords with a proposed bill that would require those caught up in foreclosure proceedings to notify their tenants. Mon, 22 Dec 2014 11:31:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141222/CPBJ01/141229977&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141222/BPTWORKPA/141229978&source=RSS Best Places to Work in PA 2014 Event Highlights Click the image to the left to view pictures and event highlights from the December 4th, 2014 awards program. Mon, 22 Dec 2014 11:19:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141222/BPTWORKPA/141229978&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141222/CPBJ01/141229979&source=RSS BEA Pa. personal income growth outpaced U.S. average in Q3 Pennsylvania was ahead of the national average in the third quarter for personal income growth, according to the latest data from the U. S. Bureau of Economic Analysis. Mon, 22 Dec 2014 10:54:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141222/CPBJ01/141229979&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141222/CPBJ01/141229980&source=RSS Bill extends tax break for farmers making capital purchases Legislation extending the Section 179 tax credit for small-business capital purchases passed Congress and was signed by President Barack Obama Friday. Mon, 22 Dec 2014 10:34:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141222/CPBJ01/141229980&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141222/CPBJ01/141229981&source=RSS BAE lands another Bradley contract BAE Systems may not be manufacturing as many Bradley Fighting Vehicles as it once did at its York County facility, but the ones in service still need attention. Mon, 22 Dec 2014 09:58:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141222/CPBJ01/141229981&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141222/CPBJ01/141229982&source=RSS Business Saudi's Naimi says OPEC will not cut output however far oil falls Saudi Arabia convinced its fellow OPEC members that it is not in the group's interest to cut oil output however far prices may fall, the kingdom's oil minister Ali al-Naimi said in an interview with the Middle East Economic Survey MEES. Mon, 22 Dec 2014 09:44:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141222/CPBJ01/141229982&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141222/CPBJ01/141229983&source=RSS U.S. Police departments on alert after cop killings Big-city police departments and union leaders around the country are warning the rank and file to wear bulletproof vests and avoid making inflammatory posts on social media in the days after a man ambushed two officers and shot them to death inside their patrol car. Mon, 22 Dec 2014 09:43:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141222/CPBJ01/141229983&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141222/CPBJ01/141229984&source=RSS World China condemns cyberattacks, but says no proof North Korea hacked Sony China said on Monday it opposed all forms of cyberattacks but there was no proof that North Korea was responsible for the hacking of Sony Pictures, as the United States has said. Mon, 22 Dec 2014 09:41:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141222/CPBJ01/141229984&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141222/CPBJ01/141229985&source=RSS Out of the Ordinary New Jersey Christmas tree controlled by tweets Twitter users anywhere in the world can control the lights on a holiday display in New Jersey. Mon, 22 Dec 2014 09:40:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141222/CPBJ01/141229985&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141222/HEALTHCARE/141229986&source=RSS Employer executives want health care reform, increased transparency Almost 74 percent of senior executives in the country's largest companies want policies that bring about comprehensive health care reform, better quality measurement and increased transparency, according to a new survey from the Pacific Business Group and the Robert Woods Johnson Foundation. Mon, 22 Dec 2014 09:29:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141222/HEALTHCARE/141229986&source=RSS