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MERRILLVILLE, Ind., Aug. 5, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- NiSource Inc. (NYSE: NI) today announced, on a GAAP basis, a net loss available to common shareholders for the three months ended June 30, 2020, of $18.5 million, or $0.05 per share, compared to net income available to common shareholders of $283.1 million, or $0.76 per share, for the same period of 2019. For the six months ended June 30, 2020, NiSource's net income available to common shareholders was $43.3 million, or $0.11 per share, compared to $488.2 million, or $1.31 per share, for the same period of 2019.

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FORT WAYNE, Ind., Aug. 4, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Summit Medical Associates ("Summit") provides notice of an incident that may affect the security of some information relating to certain patients affiliated with Summit.

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CARMEL, Ind., Aug. 4, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- KAR Auction Services, Inc. (NYSE: KAR), today reported its second quarter financial results for the period ended June 30, 2020. For the second quarter of 2020, the company reported revenue of $419.0 million as compared with revenue of $719.1 million for the second quarter of 2019, a decrease of 42%. For the second quarter of 2020, the company reported a net loss from continuing operations of $32.3 million, or $0.27 per diluted share, as compared with net income from continuing operations of $27.4 million, or $0.20 per diluted share, in the second quarter of 2019. Adjusted EBITDA for the quarter ended June 30, 2020 decreased 41% to $80.0 million, as compared with Adjusted EBITDA of $135.9 million for the quarter ended June 30, 2019. Operating adjusted net income from continuing operations per diluted share decreased 73% to $0.08 for the quarter ended June 30, 2020, as compared with operating adjusted net income from continuing operations per diluted share of $0.30 for the quarter ended June 30, 2019. The company's operating results for the quarter ended June 30, 2020 were significantly impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic, as further discussed below. In addition, the company recorded a $29.8 million charge for the impairment of goodwill and other intangible assets in the second quarter of 2020.

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CARMEL, Ind., Aug. 4, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- CNO Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE: CNO) today announced that for the quarter ending June 30, 2020, net income was $82.0 million, or $0.57 per diluted share compared to net income of $37.6 million, or $0.24 per diluted share in 2Q19. Net operating income (1) in 2Q20 was $79.4 million, or $0.55 per diluted share, compared to $76.4 million, or $0.48 per diluted share in 2Q19.

INDIANAPOLIS, Aug. 4, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- SoChatti, an Indianapolis-based chocolate start-up company, announced today that it has closed $2.2M in a series A offering, with an additional $950,000 in traditional bank financing. The company recently moved into a new 12,000 square foot state of the art facility in Indianapolis' Circle City Industrial Complex. This move will allow the company to expand production of its innovative chocolate products tenfold as it grows its DTC distribution and retail presence.

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FORT WAYNE, Ind., Aug. 4, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Indiana Tech's Office for Student Success announced today the launch of Indiana Tech Readiness Academy to help incoming adult and online students within the university's College of Professional Studies (CPS) prepare for the college environment. The academy is a partnership with StraighterLine, the pioneering developer of online general education courses delivered through a low-cost monthly subscription.

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WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. and CHICAGO, Aug. 4, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Farmer sentiment was virtually unchanged in July in comparison to a month earlier, according to the Purdue University/CME Group Ag Economy Barometer. The index rose just one point from June to a reading of 118, still 30 percent lower than in February before the pandemic began. The Ag Economy Barometer is based on responses from 400 U.S. agricultural producers. This month's survey was conducted from July 20-24.

The Randolph County Democratic party held its 95th Annual Wilson Dinner on Saturday, July 25, 2020. The dinner was held at Harter Park in Union City. The event can be viewed at Facebook.com/Progress4Randolph. The Wilson Dinner is the longest consecutively running local party event in the State of Indiana. Prior to the event, party members and candidates pressure washed the pavilion, polished the dedication plaques, painted the back wall, cleaned up trash, and installed two flag holders as a gift of appreciation to the citizens of Union City, IN. The event hosted some 50 physical attendees and was simultaneously broadcast online for the public to see. The opening prayer was delivered by Tito Farias, Union City Councilman, who also sang a bi-lingual version of “God Bless America.” 

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FORT WAYNE, Ind., Aug. 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Steel Dynamics, Inc. (NASDAQ/GS: STLD) today announced the completion of the acquisition of Zimmer, S.A. de C.V. ("Zimmer"), as part of its raw material procurement strategy to support its new Texas flat roll steel mill, which is planned to begin operations mid-year 2021. The transaction was funded with available cash.

HUNTINGTON, Ind., Aug. 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- A beacon of hope, innovation, and entrepreneurship in the Church shines brightly as OSV Institute prepares to award three $100,000 prizes as the culmination to their first-ever Innovation Challenge to be held at The University of Notre Dame on Saturday, August 29. This year-long process began last August when more than 350 Catholic entrepreneurs submitted applications for their "napkin idea" to be considered for the OSV Innovation Challenge, established in partnership with Catholic Creatives, Notre Dame IDEA Center, and SENT. Now down to 12 finalists, three will be selected by a panel of experts, investors, and fellow entrepreneurs to receive funding to support and grow some of the brightest ideas in the Church today.

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INDIANAPOLIS, Aug. 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Calumet Specialty Products Partners, L.P. ("Calumet" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: CLMT) and Calumet Finance Corp. ("Finance Corp." and, together with the Company, the "Issuers") today announced the expiration and final results of their (i) private exchange offer (the "Exchange Offer") to certain holders of their 7.625% Senior Notes due 2022 (the "2022 Notes") to exchange 2022 Notes for newly issued 9.25% Senior Secured First Lien Notes due 2024 (the "New Notes") and (ii) solicitation (the "Consent Solicitation") of consents (the "Consents") from holders of their outstanding 11.00% Senior Notes due 2025 (the "2025 Notes") to allow the Issuers to consummate the Exchange Offer.

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ELKHART, Ind., Aug. 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Patrick Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ: PATK) ("Patrick" or the "Company") announced today that it has completed the acquisition of Inland Plywood Company ("Inland"), a premier supplier, laminator, and wholesale distributor of treated, untreated, and laminated plywood, medium density overlay panels, and other specialty products, primarily serving the marine market as well as the recreational vehicle ("RV") and industrial markets. Inland is headquartered in Pontiac, Michigan with an additional facility located in Cocoa, Florida. Inland's fiscal 2019 revenue was approximately $60 million, and the Company expects the acquisition to be immediately accretive to net income per share.

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INDIANAPOLIS, Aug. 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE: LLY) today announced the initiation of BLAZE-2, a Phase 3 trial studying LY-CoV555 for the prevention of SARS-CoV-2 infection and COVID-19 in residents and staff at long-term care facilities in the U.S. (skilled nursing facilities, commonly referred to as nursing homes, and assisted living facilities). LY-CoV555, the lead antibody from Lilly's collaboration with AbCellera, is a neutralizing antibody against SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19. The rapid spread of SARS-CoV-2 among residents of long-term care facilities combined with the higher mortality rate for the elderly creates the urgent need for therapies to prevent COVID-19 in this vulnerable population.

IRAPUATO, Mexico - Word spread quickly here after gunfire erupted at a neighborhood drug rehab center. Natalia Acosta Medina bolted from her patio, sprinted through the muddy streets and climbed the stairs of the two-story facility. More than two dozen blood-spattered men lay face-down, some with heads split open, others groaning in agony. "I turned over the bodies one by one and looked at ...

WASHINGTON - Ali Mokdad, an epidemiologist at the University of Washington, has been trying to make sense of this summer's COVID-19 surge. He says he can theorize only in a general way about why the virus spread and what to do about it. "Yes, the new cases appear to be mainly young people," he said. "Yes, they may be letting down their guard. Yes, it might make sense to close the bars." But as ...

LOS ANGELES - For more than a year, state officials and community groups in California have pushed a singular message: the importance of filling out the decennial count. Organizations canvassed neighborhoods, and hosted rallies and information sessions where they explained how census data turns into federal dollars that trickle down to cities and states. After the coronavirus pandemic wiped ...

So the hype got to you, you finally checked out "Hamilton" on Disney Plus and now you want to learn everything you can about the influential figures in American history. (You also have all of King George's songs stuck in your head for which there is no cure.) The Tony-award winning musical was inspired by the 2004 biography "Alexander Hamilton" by Ron Chernow and tells the story of one of ...