resignation

  Richmond Mayor Levar Stoney sat on the Jamestown anniversary planning committee until his resignation on Wednesday. Mayor Stoney sites his reason for stepping down was an invitation to President Trump. If Trump shows up next week, top Virginia Democrats have already said that they will threatened to boycott the 400th anniversary celebration. Mayor Stoney […]

Maine Gov. Paul LePage said he will not resign. State lawmakers and residents are urging him to step down or get professional help.

In a morning meeting with Republicans on Friday, House Speaker John Boehner announced his resignation from Congress amidst a struggle that could end with a government…

BREAKING NEWS: Pope Benedict XVI Resigns Pope Benedict XVI has announced he will step down after tendering his resignation at the Vatican, according to the Associated Press and the ANSA Italian news agency. He is the first Pope to resign since Pope Gregory XII in 1415. Stay tuned for more on the developing story via the […]

Sandford, Florida police chief Bill Lee stepped down temporarily on March 22 amid allegations that he didn’t handle the Trayvon Martin case fairly by not arresting George Zimmerman following the shooting on February 26. The state’s commissioner voted 3-2 to reject Lee’s resignation. According to the Associated Press, “the majority blamed the uproar surrounding Martin’s death […]