Anthem’s deal with Connecticut-based Cigna had been in the works for more than a year.
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Under the deal, Anthem would cover about 53 million patients, becoming the country’s largest health insurer by enrollment.
Indianapolis-based health insurance provider Anthem recently offered to buy Cigna for $47.5 billion.
The School of Journalism will merge with the departments of telecommunications and communication and culture to form the Media School.
A team of Indiana University students helped develop the real-time bus mapping software for Bloomington Transit.
China's largest meat processor is buying U.S.-based Smithfield foods, and that could provide a major opportunity for hog farmers.
The heads of the schools of journalism, telecommunications and communications and culture established a committee to consider the move.
The Bloomington Transit bus service and the Indiana University Bus system are considering a potential merger to combat rising fuel costs.