Vertex Pharmaceuticals' (NASDAQ: VRTX) woes began about a year ago when it announced the failure of an alpha-1 antitrypsin deficiency (AATD) candidate in clinical trials. Since that first problem, Vertex shares have dropped 33%. Vertex boasts a billion-dollar cystic fibrosis (CF) business.
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- The Daily Beast
Screenshot/TwitterWASHINGTON, D.C.—A group of white supremacists stormed through downtown Washington, D.C. on Saturday evening, bearing American flags and mildly menacing plastic shields while marching to the beat of a snare drum down the steps of the Lincoln Memorial. But after chanting aggressively about their plans to “reclaim America,” their intended show of force stalled spectacularly when they lost their ride.While the group had marched through the city with threatening chants about their
Sandra Bullock Shares Hilarious ‘Oops’ Moment That Happened During Nude Scene with Ryan Reynolds in ‘The Proposal’
While the Sandra Bullock and Ryan Reynolds rom-com The Proposal...
- The Daily Beast
Photo Illustration by Elizabeth Brockway/The Daily Beast/GettyCNN fired star primetime anchor Chris Cuomo on Saturday after the network said “new information” emerged on the extent of his involvement with his brother’s battle against sexual harassment allegations.Cuomo is “livid” at his termination and in talks with lawyers, a person familiar with the matter told The Daily Beast. “This is not how I want my time at CNN to end. But I have already told you why and how I helped my brother,” Cuomo sa
A mountaineer who found a trove of rubies, emeralds, and sapphires that belonged to a passenger killed in a plane crash gets a share of the gems, say reports
The mayor of Chamonix, France, said that the man will receive 150,000 euros ($169,000) worth of the jewels. Local authorities will get the other half.
- USA TODAY Sports
There's a new No. 1 in college football. Alabama assumes the top spot in the USA TODAY Sports AFCA Coaches Poll after beating previous No. 1 Georgia.
- WXYZ-Detroit Videos
A Florida woman who has a son with Ethan Crumbley's father Jason describes their relationship.
- Eat This, Not That!
Ever notice how the last place we tend to lose fat is in the belly? Abdominal fat oftentimes seems impossible to lose and chances are it's because it's visceral fat—"a type of body fat that's stored within the abdominal cavity between your vital organs: liver, intestines, pancreas, etc," says Jillian Michaels—creator of The Fitness App by Jillian Michaels. While it can be challenging to lose, there are ways to help reverse visceral fat and get rid of the stubborn excess weight. Eat This, Not Tha
"We've seen no remorse," but they're "obviously sullen," said Oakland County Sheriff Michael Bouchard.
- The Wrap
The new accusation was "unrelated to the Gov. Andrew Cuomo matter," according to lawyer Debra Katz
Prince William Shares the 'Happy' Morning Ritual That Has Princess Charlotte 'Running Around the Kitchen'
"Most mornings there's a massive fight between Charlotte and George as to what song is played in the morning," Prince William shares in a special episode of Apple Fitness+'s Time to Walk series
A U.S. congressman on Saturday posted a Christmas picture of himself and what appeared to be his family, smiling and posing with an assortment of guns, just days after four teenagers were killed in a shooting at a Michigan high school. Ethan Crumbley, 15, on Tuesday carried out the deadliest U.S. school shooting this year, the latest in a decades-long series of mass shootings at U.S. schools.
- College Football News
The College Football Playoff rankings come out Sunday with the final top 25. We give our best guess and prediction on what it'll be.
"It's the old double negative trap, laid by the Deep State," quipped a Twitter critic.
Lewis Hamilton snatched pole position for the Saudi Arabian Grand Prix on Saturday as championship leader Max Verstappen smashed into a wall and could only manage third place.
- Draft Wire
Pitt quarterback Kenny Pickett uses a fake slide to fool the Wake Forest defense on his way to a 58-yard touchdown run
The Nanaimo bar requires no glitter to sparkle, but it will certainly shine at any cookie swap or holiday celebration you bring it to.
- LSU Tigers Wire
A quick look at final bowl projections for LSU.
- Sooners Wire
Per a report from John Hoover of All Sooners on SI, the Oklahoma Sooners are planning an introductory press conference for their next Head Coach.
- Golf Channel
Jordan Spieth was penalized for the second time in four days after he and Henrik Stenson played from the wrong tee box Sunday at the Hero World Challenge.
- Raleigh News and Observer
Duke revealed its vulnerabilities. UNC proved it belonged. While N.C. State showed it had heart — not to mention endurance. Here’s a look back at the week that was.