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    JASPER COUNTY — A DeMotte man pleaded guilty to murdering his wife during a pretrial conference Friday afternoon in the Jasper County Circuit Court.

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INDIANAPOLIS, Sept. 18, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE:LLY) and Incyte (NASDAQ:INCY) announced today that the European Medicines Agency's (EMA) Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use (CHMP) has issued a positive opinion for baricitinib for the treatment of adult patients with moderate to severe atopic dermatitis (AD) who are candidates for systemic therapy.

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INDIANAPOLIS, Sept. 18, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- A new study published by the RAND Corporation reveals that a large sample of employers and private insurers across 49 states and District of Columbia pay, on average, 247% of what Medicare pays for the same hospital services, including both facility and professional fees for inpatient and outpatient care. Researchers analyzed hospital claims data representing $33.8 billion from 2016-2018 for 3,112 hospitals located in every state except Maryland. They collected data from self-insured employers, six state all-payer claims databases, and health plans across the country. The findings illustrate a wide variation in hospital facility and professional prices for the commercially insured population. The report also identifies the top 10 most expensive health systems in each state and reports individual hospital prices alongside quality and safety measures.

WASHINGTON - The Trump administration announced a massive aid package for Puerto Rico on Friday, three years after two hurricanes ravaged the U.S. island territory. The aid, issued through the Federal Emergency Management Agency, includes $9.6 billion to rebuild Puerto Rico's battered electrical grid and $2 billion to restore storm-damaged schools and other education facilities, according to a ...

The U.S. will top 200,000 deaths from the novel coronavirus in coming days, a devastating milestone that comes eight months after the pathogen was first confirmed on American soil. The U.S., with 4% of the world's population, accounts for about 21% of global coronavirus deaths. The disparity underscores America's failure to contain a virus that blazed through populous states like Texas, ...

PHILADELPHIA - Joe Biden railed against President Donald Trump's handling of the coronavirus pandemic and framed the 2020 election as a choice between Main Street and Wall Street during an outdoor town hall meeting Thursday just outside his childhood hometown of Scranton. The former vice president, taking questions from voters for a little more than an hour in an open-air parking lot in ...

President Donald Trump has begun promising that a coronavirus vaccine will be approved within weeks - a gambit to turn a pandemic cure into an October surprise for his struggling re-election campaign. Trailing Democratic challenger Joe Biden in the polls, and with voters giving Trump's response to the coronavirus outbreak poor marks, the president has championed his administration's aggressive ...