| Mar 3, 2013
| 5:39 PM
The company: Allergan Inc.
Leadership: David E.I. Pyott, chief executive since 1998
Revenue: $5.8 billion in 2012
Net income: $1.1 billion in 2012
Stock price: $108.60 at Friday's close...
| Feb 19, 2013
Can our facial expressions affect our mood and have an impact on those around us? According to Dr. Eric Finzi, author of the book "The Face of Emotion," they certainly can.
Finzi, a dermatological surgeon who spent nearly two decades researching...
| Feb 20, 2013
| 4:33 PM
For 15 years, Lauren Stutman sought relief from her debilitating bladder pain. She saw more than 10 doctors, many of whom would assume she had a urinary tract infection and send her away with Ciproflaxin.
But the antibiotics didn't help, because Stutman...
| Feb 8, 2013
| 1:00 PM
Dr. Patty's Dental Boutique in Fort Lauderdale is launching a day filled with two things all ladies love: 1. champagne-fueled cocktails and 2. beauty/spa treatments.
Starting this Saturday, Feb. 9 the event will become a bi-monhtly beauty brunch on...
| Jun 12, 2013
May and early June's rain-soaked weather kept us from unpacking our shorts until last week, but the recent arrival of—hey!—actual warm temperatures means that the city now is patio partying with abandon. Five new rooftops debuted this season...
| Feb 14, 2013
| 2:30 AM
Why do once-successful societies ossify and decline?
Hundreds of reasons have been adduced for the fall of Rome and the end of the Old Regime in 18th-century France. Reasons run from inflation and excessive spending to resource depletion and enemy...
| Jan 19, 2013
| 1:40 PM
Singing in public for the first time in nearly two years, John Mayer performed Wednesday night in Bozeman, Mont., near where the singer has a home. The benefit concert, which also featured Zac Brown, raised more than $100,000 for firefighters involved...
| Jan 21, 2013
| 3:18 PM
Can I play devil’s advocate a second?
What if Lance Armstrong had gone on Oprah and said something along the lines of:
“You know what? All of you can eat my well-toned ass.
“Oprah, have you ever gotten plastic surgery? Have you...
| Jun 5, 2013
| 4:33 AM
This is the first article in a two-part series investigating road blocks researchers encounter when trying to study avian botulism.
The stats read like some sort of apocalypse.
Since 2000, many more than 100,000 birds have died from avian botulism....
| Jun 5, 2013
| 4:52 AM
This is the second article in a two-part series investigating road blocks researchers encounter when trying to study avian botulism.
During the summer and fall of 2012, more than 1,500 documented loons washed ashore in northern Lake Michigan, dead from...
| May 31, 2013
| 5:20 PM
Henry Winkler has managed to stay in the comedy zeitgeist for more than 40 years, from his star-shot to fame on "Happy Days" in 1974 to the fourth season of "Arrested Development" on Netflix. These days Winkler continues to make recurring appearances on...
| May 26, 2013
Kjerstin Gruys is a UCLA doctoral student in sociology with a keen, feminist's interest in body image. Her dissertation will plumb the relationship between appearance and inequalities in the workplace.
Acutely aware of how our permeating obsession...