5 Things to Read Today: Bill Cosby Charged With Sexual Assault; Shkreli’s KaloBios Files for Chapter 11; and More

December 30, 2015 7:52 PM

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5 Things to Read Today: Bill Cosby Charged With Sexual Assault; Shkreli’s KaloBios Files for Chapter 11; and More

Comedian Bill Cosby was charged by Philadelphia-area prosecutors with aggravated indecent assault relating to a 2004 incident. Montgomery County, Pa., First Assistant District Attorney Kevin Steele announced the felony charge against the 78-year-old entertainer, who has been embroiled in allegations of sexual misconduct throughout the past year. Nearly 50 women have come forward saying they were victimized by the star of “The Cosby Show,” but the statues of limitations in many cases have expired.

KaloBios Pharmaceuticals filed for bankruptcy protection Tuesday, not long after firing Chief Executive Martin Shkreli, who has been charged with securities fraud. Mr. Shkreli is the former CEO of Turing Pharmaceuticals who was widely criticized when he raised the price of an antiparasitic drug from...

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