Stories tagged: firing
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 3, 2018
Yakima police chief Rizzi’s firing came after “disappointing” review found him “disengaged” from department
A performance review identified a number of issues the city manager had with Yakima Police Chief Dominic Rizzi Jr. before Rizzi was fired last month, including attendance, relationships inside the …
Wed., Sept. 19, 2018
Yakima police chief Dominic Rizzi Jr. may have about two months until his job is officially terminated, but he’s already out of the office.
Tue., Dec. 5, 2017
On the week host Matt Lauer was fired because of sexual misconduct charges, NBC’s “Today” show beat its rivals at ABC for the first time in three months.
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 1, 2017
Special counsel Robert Mueller’s team of investigators is in possession of a letter drafted by President Donald Trump and an aide, but never sent, that lays out a rationale for …
Tue., Aug. 8, 2017
Google triggered a social-media backlash with the firing of an employee who had blasted the company’s diversity policies, fueling tension over an issue roiling Silicon Valley.
Wed., July 19, 2017
The University of Oregon is being sued in federal court by a man it suspended from campus after university officials concluded he had sexually assaulted a fellow student in his …
Mon., Jan. 16, 2017
The downfall of Katie Nash as social media coordinator for Frederick County (Maryland) Public Schools was, she said, sealed in a tweet.
Fri., Nov. 2, 2012
Determined to rid his agency of a handful of rogue law enforcement officers and restore public trust in law enforcement, Spokane County Sheriff Ozzie Knezovich is asking state lawmakers to …
Wed., July 18, 2012
BREAKING NEWS: The board of the Northwest Museum of Arts and Culture voted 11-3 to reinstate Forrest Rodgers, the director fired in April.
Wed., June 9, 2010
A Spokane County Jail corrections deputy is challenging his dismissal in March for alleged failure to discover an inmate’s death and then lying about it.