| Oct 12, 2011
| 5:20 PM
WASHINGTON — Rejecting his ex-wife’s claim that he owes more than $100,000 in child support, U.S. Rep. Joe Walsh contends that he and she informally modified their support agreement for five years and that she is now trying to “exploit&...
| May 12, 2011
| 6:43 PM
Teachers from across the state will soon be using all kinds of free equipment in their classrooms, thanks to Eli Lilly. The Indianapolis-based drug maker hosted a free shopping spree of office and lab supplies for teachers Thursday.
There was about 25,...
| Jan 5, 2012
| 6:07 PM
Eli Lilly shares dropped Thursday after experts forecasted a steeper-than-expected earnings drop this year.
Thursday’s drop was just $1 per share but shares are expected to continue to decline because the company's patent for anti-psychotic drug...
| May 19, 2011
| 12:55 PM
Big changes are in the works in the 'North of South' section of town, as the $155 million expansion of the Eli Lilly campus gets underway. Now the company plans to add-on at the existing grounds to enhance the company culture for employees and link the...
| Jun 2, 2011
| 2:44 PM
An Indianapolis-based organization is teaming up with an international group to end world hunger. Elanco Animal Health is a division of Eli Lilly. It's going into business with Heifer International to donate cattle and other livestock, along with trees...
| Jul 28, 2011
| 12:15 PM
WASHINGTON--U.S. Rep. Joe Walsh of McHenry owes more than $100,000 in child support and interest to his former wife, she alleges in a Cook County Circuit Court filing.
The dispute, set out in a court filing last December, remains unsettled. Walsh's ex-...
| Jan 18, 2012
| 3:35 PM
The Add One Job movement continues to grow in the Hoosier state. Two more companies recently joined the campaign.
The first is PTI, a local IT consulting service.
"We provide technology solutions to companies locally and nationally in the Microsoft...
| Feb 5, 2012
| 5:32 AM
Indianapolis was once called Naptown and India-No-Place for a reason.
Native son Kurt Vonnegut Jr. referred to it in 1970 as "the 500-mile speedway race, and then 364 days of miniature golf, and then the 500-mile speedway race again." People used to...
| Apr 17, 2012
Madam President, Members of the City-County Council, special guests and friends, I am here today to report on the state of the City.
And I am here to say that this is our time. The first three months of this year have been a whirlwind.
Of course, the...
| Dec 29, 2007
A massage for a lawmaker's wife. Circus tickets for his kids. Keys to a mountain cabin for the weekend. A donation to his favorite charity or one that flies him across the world on an "educational" trip.
There are many ways to get a politician's...
| Mar 7, 2009
In recent years, the pharmaceutical industry has been repeatedly (and rightly) excoriated for its shameless efforts to promote its products: Freebies handed out to doctors as inducements to prescribe particular drugs. Studies underwritten by drug...
| Jul 18, 2007
Dr. George W. Comstock, a pioneering epidemiologist who almost single-handedly blocked the use of the flawed BCG tuberculosis vaccine in the United States and who played a key role in the development of other prevention strategies against the disease,...