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Colts COO to Discuss What it’s Like to Move NFL Franchise

INDIANAPOLIS – Sports will take center stage during the 13th annual Indiana Logistics Summit on Tuesday, Sept. 22, in Indianapolis when three key executives of major sports organizations share stories of their biggest logistics issues. Executives from the Indianapolis Colts, INDYCAR and NCAA will participate in a segment titled, “A Behind-the-Scenes Look at Logistics in Sports,” to discuss how logistics is a critical success factor …

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Lt Governor Sue Ellspermann Statement on Record Employment

INDIANAPOLIS – Lt Governor Sue Ellspermann issued the following statement regarding the record Indiana employment figures released today.

“Governor Pence has consistently stated that job creation is our administration’s number one priority. The record employment numbers announced today show that our business-friendly tax and regulatory policies have created an environment that attracts new business and allows our existing companies to grow and succeed. New jobs …

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XENON100 Experiment Shines in Search for Dark Matter

WEST LAFAYETTE — Results of the XENON100 experiment are a bright spot in the search for dark matter.

The team of international scientists involved in the project demonstrated the sensitivity of their detector and recorded results that challenge several dark matter models and a longstanding claim of dark matter detection. Papers detailing the results will be published in upcoming issues of the journals Science and …

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Blind and Visually Impaired Sailors Coming to Race in Chicago

CHICAGO – The 2015 Blind World & International Championship is coming to Chicago Yacht Club September 10-13. Fifteen blind and visually impaired teams from around the world will be competing in this event.

Each team races with four crew members, two of whom are visually impaired. The additional crew members are sighted, but one can only manage the headsail and the other can only provide …

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Indiana Dept of Insurance Offers Tips to Help Multigenerational Families

INDIANAPOLIS –Sometimes the empty nest doesn’t stay empty. In fact, according to the Pew Research Center, the number of Americans living in multigenerational households has doubled since 1980. Baby boomers supporting their parents and their college graduates returning home are among the more than 50 million Americans living in multigenerational homes. These modern families have unique concerns when it comes to home, health, …

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Cancer Drug 49 Times More Potent than Cisplatin

Tests have shown that a new cancer drug, FY26, is 49 times more potent than the clinically used treatment Cisplatin.

Based on a compound of the rare precious metal osmium and developed by researchers at the University of Warwick’s Department of Chemistry and the Warwick Cancer Research Unit, FY26 is able to shut down a cancer cell by exploiting weaknesses inherent in their energy generation.…

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Saturday Morning Vote Makes Regional ED Pact Unanimous

ELKHART – The economic bond between three contiguous Northern Indiana counties shifted formally into a new era shortly after 8 a.m. Eastern Standard Time this morning when the third county council in less than 7 days voted to approve the formation of a single Regional Development Authority (RDA). The new RDA will represent more than half a million people in 22 cities and towns throughout …

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Atty General Zoeller to Recognize Merrillville Law Firm

The Indiana State Bar Association Service Committee, in coordination with the Office of the Indiana Attorney General and Feeding Indiana’s Hungry (FIsH), will present the “Attorney General’s Cup” trophy to the firm Burke Costanza & Carberry for winning in the March Against Hunger competition’s “Large Firm” division for the fourth consecutive year. The firm raised $4,302.70 in monetary donations and collected 257 pounds of food, …

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Purdue to Host Borlaug Institute on Global Food Security

WEST LAFAYETTE – The fourthannual Borlaug Summer Institute on Global Food Securitywill be held June 7-20 at Purdue University, challenging graduate students from around the country to pool their research in various areas of study in finding innovative ways to alleviate world hunger.

In attendance will be 40 graduate students selected from 23 universities, including Purdue, from across the United States. Participants were

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Montoya Earns $2.4 Million for Winning 99th Indianapolis 500

INDIANAPOLIS – Juan Pablo Montoya earned $2,449,055 from an overall purse of $13,397,315 for his victory Sunday, May 24, in the 99th Running of the Indianapolis 500 Mile Race at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway.

In driving his No. 2 Verizon Team Penske Chevrolet to victory, Montoya held off reigning Verizon IndyCar Series champion and teammate Will Power by 0.1046 of a second – the fourth-closest

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