Stories tagged: resignation
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 20, 2018, 10:36 a.m.
Three senior Wapato police officers have resigned, citing “personal ethical standards and conscience.”
Tue., Sept. 4, 2018, 7 a.m.
Kerry Perry has resigned as president of USA Gymnastics. The announcement comes days after the United States Olympic Committee questioned the direction of the organization under Perry’s leadership. Perry has …
Mon., Aug. 27, 2018, 10 a.m.
The government’s top official overseeing the $1.5 trillion student loan market resigned in protest on Monday, citing what he says is the White House’s open hostility toward protecting the nation’s …
Mon., Aug. 6, 2018, 9 a.m.
With Indra Nooyi exiting PepsiCo as its longtime chief executive, the circle of CEOs in the Fortune 500 is losing one of its highest profile women.
Wed., July 25, 2018, 9 a.m.
A Georgia lawmaker says “I will be resigning” after he exposed himself and yelled racial slurs on provocateur Sacha Baron Cohen’s cable TV show, according to a letter the Republican …
Tue., July 17, 2018, 10:38 a.m.
Four members of a Homeland Security advisory council have resigned in protest over the Trump administration’s immigration policies, citing the “morally repugnant” practice of separating immigrant families at the border.
UPDATED: Mon., July 9, 2018, 10:40 a.m.
British Prime Minister Theresa May dug in her heels Monday after the resignation of two top government ministers over Brexit negotiations whipped up a storm that threatened to topple her …
UPDATED: Thu., July 5, 2018, 3:53 p.m.
Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt resigned Thursday amid ethics investigations of outsized security spending, first-class flights and a sweetheart condo lease.
Tue., July 3, 2018, 11:30 a.m.
We can only speculate what Scott Pruitt thinks about when he eats lunch. But he looked relaxed at his table at Teaism on Monday afternoon – exactly 500 days into …
Tue., June 26, 2018, 8:05 a.m.
A school board member resigned earlier this month after making statements on social media that insulted Native Americans.
Thu., June 21, 2018, 10:49 a.m.
Intel CEO Brian Krzanich resigned after the company learned of what it called his consensual relationship with an employee.
Mon., June 11, 2018, 7:47 a.m.
Pope Francis accepted the resignations Monday of the bishop at the center of Chile’s clerical sex abuse scandal and two other priests, launching a purge of the Catholic Church in …
Wed., June 6, 2018, 9:36 a.m.
Howard Schultz may be taking off the green apron, but the strings tying him to Starbucks won’t be fully severed, according to new regulatory filings.
Tue., June 5, 2018, noon
David Koch, one of the two billionaire brothers at the helm of the powerful conservative political network, is retiring from his family’s conglomerate, Koch Industries, and stepping down as chairman …
Wed., May 30, 2018, 8:56 a.m.
One of two criminal cases against Missouri Gov Eric Greitens will be dismissed, now that the Republican governor has announced his resignation, St. Louis’ top prosecutor said Wednesday.
Wed., May 16, 2018, 12:02 p.m.
Swiss pharmaceutical giant Novartis said Wednesday that its top lawyer is stepping down over a deal to hire U.S. President Donald Trump’s personal lawyer, Michael Cohen, as a consultant.
Sun., April 29, 2018, 3:16 p.m.
Britain’s interior minister resigned Sunday amid a scandal over authorities’ mistreatment of long-term U.K. residents wrongly caught up in a government drive to reduce illegal immigration.
Mon., April 23, 2018, 11:03 a.m.
Armenian Prime Minister Serzh Sargsyan resigned unexpectedly Monday to quell massive anti-government protests over what critics feared was his effort to seize power for life.
Wed., April 11, 2018, 10:18 a.m.
The resignation of three members from the Swedish Academy awarding the Nobel Literature Prize is “deeply unfortunate and risk seriously damaging” the body’s “important activities,” Sweden’s king said Wednesday.
UPDATED: Tue., April 10, 2018, 3:49 p.m.
President Donald Trump’s homeland security adviser is resigning in the latest White House departure.
UPDATED: Thu., March 22, 2018, 11:37 a.m.
President Donald Trump’s lead lawyer in the special counsel’s Russia investigation has resigned amid a shake-up of the president’s team, an exit that removes the primary negotiator and legal strategist …
UPDATED: Wed., March 21, 2018, 7:46 p.m.
Embattled President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski offered his resignation Wednesday ahead of an impeachment vote, seeking to put an end to a fast-moving political drama playing out just three weeks before …
Thu., March 1, 2018, 9:40 a.m.
The U.S. ambassador to Mexico is resigning from her post this spring, amid strained relations between the two countries.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 28, 2018, 6:48 p.m.
White House communications director Hope Hicks, one of President Donald Trump’s most trusted and longest-serving aides, abruptly announced her resignation Wednesday, leaving a void around a president who values loyalty …
Thu., Feb. 15, 2018, 12:34 p.m.
Ethiopia’s prime minister announced Thursday he has submitted a resignation letter after the worst anti-government protests in a quarter-century, saying he hoped the surprise decision would help planned reforms succeed …
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 14, 2018, 7:42 p.m.
South African President Jacob Zuma resigned Wednesday in a televised address to the nation, ending a turbulent tenure marred by corruption scandals that sapped the popularity of the ruling African …
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 13, 2018, 3:06 p.m.
The Dutch foreign affairs minister has resigned, a day after admitting that he lied about attending a meeting hosted by Russian President Vladimir Putin more than a decade ago.
Fri., Feb. 9, 2018, 10 a.m.
An Oregon state senator resigned after an investigation determined he had harassed women in the Capitol building with prolonged hugging, groping and other unwelcome physical contact.
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 31, 2018, 3:33 p.m.
The director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention resigned Wednesday over financial conflicts of interest involving her investments in health care businesses.
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 24, 2018, 8:44 p.m.
Former New Mexico Gov. Bill Richardson has resigned from an advisory panel on the massive Rohingya refugee crisis, calling it a “whitewash and a cheerleading operation” for Myanmar leader Aung …