Norristown (United States) (AFP) - Disgraced television legend Bill Cosby will face trial over accusations that he sexually assaulted a woman after plying her with drugs at his Philadelphia home 12 years ago, a judge ruled Tuesday.
By Michel Rose and Chine Labbé PARIS (Reuters) - Dozens of French police raided Google's Paris headquarters on Tuesday, escalating an investigation into the digital giant on suspicion of tax evasion. Google, which said it was fully complying with French law, is under pressure across Europe from public opinion and governments angry at the way multinationals exploit their presence around the world to minimize the tax they pay. Investigators from the financial prosecutors office and France's central office against corruption and tax fraud, accompanied by 25 IT specialists, took part in the raid.
Kentucky Derby winner Nyquist will skip next month's Belmont Stakes in the wake of his upset defeat at the Preakness, US media reports said Tuesday. Nyquist, who had been regarded as a possible Triple Crown contender before his defeat to Exaggerator at Pimlico on Saturday, was suffering from a high white blood cell count, his team said. Trainer Doug O'Neill said Nyquist was running a fever of "102 degrees and change" on Monday.