Washinton -- Actor Wesley Snipes claimed U.S. prosecutors used race as a factor when determining whether to charge him with failure to file tax returns for six years.
In a motion to dismiss an eight-count indictment handed down last year, Snipes argued he is the victim of selective prosecution, The Smoking Gun reported Thursday. Snipes said his two white co-defendants, Douglas Rosile and Eddie Kahn, weren't charged with failure to file tax returns, even though investigators are aware Kahn hadn't file returns for six years and the possibility existed that Rosile did not file a return for two years.
After year-long speculation that Microsoft is planning to cut Xbox 360 prices, the software giant on Friday gave the hints that its most powerful video game and entertainment system, Xbox 360 will soon see a price drop, apparently realizing the fact that consumers react well to lower cost consoles.
Isaiah Washington, who plays Dr. Preston Burke on the popular TV series ‘Grey’s Anatomy’, has been asked to leave the show. The ouster comes after Washington made a homophobic remark about cast mate T.R. Knight last year in October and again repeated it in the Golden Globe Awards this year.
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