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Editorial Roundup: Indiana

May. 03, 2022 17:23 PM EDT

Indianapolis Business Journal. April 29, 2022. Editorial: Being tax-friendly just isn’t enough for Indiana to compete As we reported on page 1A of the April 29 issue, Eli Lilly and Co. CEO David Ricks sparked conversation last week when he said during a talk at a...

Mower, co-inventor of implantable defibrillator, dies at 89

May. 01, 2022 18:25 PM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — Dr. Morton Mower, a former Maryland-based cardiologist who helped invent an automatic implantable defibrillator that has helped countless heart patients live longer and healthier, has died at age 89. Funeral services were held Wednesday for Mower, who died two...

EXPLAINER: COVID-19 pills must be taken within 5 days

Apr. 26, 2022 14:56 PM EDT

Newly infected COVID-19 patients have two treatment options that can be taken at home. But that convenience comes with a catch: The pills have to be taken as soon as possible once symptoms appear. The challenge is getting tested, obtaining a prescription and starting the pills in a...

US pulls GSK's COVID drug as omicron sibling dominates cases

Apr. 05, 2022 17:39 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — GlaxoSmithKline’s IV drug for COVID-19 should no longer be used because it is likely ineffective against the omicron subvariant that now accounts for most U.S. cases, federal health regulators said Tuesday. The Food and Drug Administration announced that the...

Pressure mounts for multinationals in Russia to leave

Mar. 17, 2022 16:22 PM EDT

As the war in Ukraine drags on, international companies still in Russia are coming under increasing pressure to leave. Some seem to be determined to stay, some say they are reconsidering or trying to figure out an exit and some aren't speaking at all — a testament to the fraught...

Not all Western companies sever ties to Russia over Ukraine

Mar. 10, 2022 17:36 PM EST

A shrinking number of well-known companies are still doing business in Russia, even as hundreds have announced plans to curtail ties. Burger King restaurants are open, Eli Lilly is supplying drugs, and PepsiCo is selling milk and baby food, but no more soda. The pace...