By Stephen Simpson, CFA: Lexicon Pharmaceuticals (LXRX) continues to see its pipeline winnowed down by clinical trial failures. A prospective drug for rheumatoid arthritis basically went away last year, and it was just about two months...Show More Summary
By Stephen Simpson, CFA: I'll happily grant that the best path between two points isn't always a straight line, but with all of the ups and downs (mostly downs) from Amicus (FOLD) over the past year, I can understand if investors no longer want to wait around to see if this recent strategic retrenchment proves a sound move for the long-term. Show More Summary
True Blood stud Stephen Moyers, soon to be seen as Captain Von Trapp to Carrie Underwood's Maria in a live TV version of The Sound of Music, sat down with The Huffington Post recently and shared one particular aspiration he...
Nice work from Stephen Walker to get his hands on a confidential report based on focus groups across Northern Ireland. The leaker, no doubt, will be keeping his/her head down low (there’s a pun there if you dig not too deeply). It’s hardly the best way to communicate tough home truths to: one, do it […]
The sun is about to set on Bon Temps, and Stephen Moyer isn't ready to say goodbye. The actor, famous for playing good-gone-bad-gone-good-again Bill Compton, sat down with The Huffington Post to talk about his role on NBC's "The Sound...Show More Summary
by Andrew Marinaccio Thundercat @ MHOW - 11/25/13 (via Austin Stillwell) Stephen Bruner, more famously known by his superbassist alter-ego Thundercat (or as a onetime member of Suicidal Tendencies), keeps down to earth even when his music's whizzing past the...
Anna Paquin lets her hair down while catching a cab on Friday (November 22) in New York City. The day before, the 31-year-old Canadian actress was spotted checking her phone while carrying a backpack in the East Village. PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Anna Paquin Last weekend, Anna and her husband Stephen Moyer [...]
In hardcover:Stephen King’s Doctor Sleep is down two positions, ending the week at number 7. For more info about this title: Canada, USA, Europe.Charlaine Harris’ After Dead: What Came Next in the World of Sookie Stackhouse is down seventeen...Show More Summary
Pau Gasol posted 24 points and 10 rebounds, Nick Young had 21 points off the bench and the Los Angeles Lakers used a 15-0 run in the second half to down the Golden State Warriors, 102-95, on Friday night. Stephen Curry sat this one out...Show More Summary
This week Oklahoma Governor Mary Fallin announced that the state's National Guard would deny spousal benefits to all couples in order to avoid serving gay couples. In a segment last night, Stephen Colbert brilliantly took down that dumb and bigoted...
Investigators were still trying Wednesday to piece together why a lawyer showed up at the home of a renowned Minnesota obstetrician and shot him dead last week as an associate of the doctor listened on the phone. Dr. Stephen Larson, 74, a widely respected OB/GYN with honors from …
Draft evaluation is best done three years down the road. In the case of New York Jets wide receiver Stephen Hill, however, some people have seen enough just 21 games into his professional career. Head coach Rex Ryan hasn't been impressed...Show More Summary
The Golden State Warriors are off to an 8-3 start despite a strong season-opening schedule, and while Stephen Curry, Klay Thompson and Harrison Barnes' shooting, Andrew Bogut 's defensive brilliance, and David Lee's combination of pick-and-roll...Show More Summary
I’ve established here enough times I’m not a programmer so I have to find ways to get things done until I learn more. I found this gigantic list of edtech related conferences compiled by Dr. Wright thanks to Stephen Downes’ feed. It’s in Word1 for a variety of reasonable reasons and I can’t fault anyone […]
Stephen Frears and Judi Dench reunite for the story of a BBC correspondent helping an Irishwoman track down her long-lost son.
Back in October, Stephen Colbert did a talk at Yale Law School about his exciting foray into the world of Super PACs, and while there, he sat down for a brief chat with YTV, the Yale Daily News' television station. In the interview,Show More Summary
In hardcover:Charlaine Harris’ After Dead: What Came Next in the World of Sookie Stackhouse debuts at number 2.Stephen King’s Doctor Sleep is down two positions, ending the week at number 5. For more info about this title: Canada, USA,...Show More Summary
This week we broke down Stephen Malkmus’ “Lariat,” the first single from Wig Out At Jagbags, which the Jicks previewed in Portland on Friday. We presented an annotated media guide to Blood Orange’s Dev Hynes and reported from Boston Hassle and Fun Fun Fun Fest. We watched David Lowery try to shut down Rap Genius [...]
With longtime Microsoft CEO Steve Balmer stepping down, new leadership could mean big changes. According to Bloomberg, one such change could mean selling off Bing and Xbox, should the former Nokia CEO Stephen Elop take the job. For those...Show More Summary
Not satisfied with his pair of Emmy Awards, Stephen Colbert set out on a mission Thursday night to dominate every possible prize given out for late night TV, including the highly-coveted People's Choice Award. In the latest edition of "Who Might Be Honoring Me Next?" the host took on the "sordid pasts" of his fellow nominees to try to get an edge on the competition.