A New York lawmaker told Insider the Legislature needed to be "willing and ready to investigate and impeach" if Cuomo wouldn't resign.
After the stock bubble popped, GameStop's chief financial officer is resigning. The move is intended to "help accelerate GameStop's transformation."
Acting Under Secretary of Defence for Policy James H. Anderson resigned Tuesday after a series of confrontations with the White House over various personnel issues, Politico first reported, citing current and former defence officials. His resignation comes just one day after President Donald Trump abruptly fired Secretary of Defence Mark […]
Kathryn Wheelbarger, a top Pentagon official who days ago had her nomination for a permanent senior position pulled by the White House, has resigned. Her nomination was, according to Politico, pulled due to concerns that she was insufficiently loyal to President Donald Trump. Her resignation follows that of Elaine McCusker, […]
Travis Kalanick is resigning from Uber’s board of directors as he cuts ties to the company he co-founded. The former CEO’s exit will be effective December 31, according to a statement from the company. Kalanick has been rapidly unloading his stake in Uber stock through the end of the year, […]
Expedia stock soared as much as 7.6% early Tuesday after the company announced the resignations of CEO Mark Okerstrom and CFO Alan Pickerill. The ouster was driven by a disconnect between Expedia’s board and senior management, chairman Barry Diller said in a statement, citing an “ambitious” restructuring plan that yielded […]
Westpac CEO Brian Hartzer has stepped down amid allegations that the bank violated money laundering laws. Last week financial crime regulator AUSTRAC claimed the bank violated anti-money laundering and counter-terrorism laws more than 23 million times. The bank’s current CFO Peter King will be taking over as acting CEO from […]
Puerto Rico Governor Ricardo Rosselló announced Wednesday night that he would officially leave office by 5 p.m. local time on August 2. His resignation was spurred by days of mass protests over leaked chats published by Puerto Rico’s Center for Investigative Journalism which included homophobic, misogynistic, and obscene messages targeting […]
Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi called for the resignation of Labour Secretary Alex Acosta for his involvement in a non-prosecution deal for financier Jeffrey Epstein, who was then being investigated under suspicion of sexually abusing underage girls in Florida. The non-prosecution deal reached with then-US Attorney in Miami Acosta […]
A Virginia city’s first black, female police chief said she resigned “under duress” after some within the force resisted the reforms she tried to make. Former Chief Tonya Chapman of the Portsmouth Police Department said during her three years at the department, she witnessed a “degree of bias and acts […]
Idaho Fish and Game Commissioner Blake Fischer resigned this week after facing criticism for a recent hunting trip to Africa. Following his trip, he sent an email boasting about the hunt and sharing photos of dead animals. Fischer resigned on Monday in a letter to Idaho Gov. C.L. Butch Otter. […]
Brexit Secretary David Davis quits Theresa May’s government in dramatic late-night resignation. Davis, who campaigned for Brexit, told Prime Minister May that it is looking “less and less likely” that she’ll keep her promise to leave the single market and customs union. He told BBC radio: “The best person to […]
Scott Pruitt, the Trump-nominated EPA administrator, has resigned in the wake of a long list of scandals. Pruitt was in the process of trying to roll back more than 30 environmental protections, including regulations on greenhouse gas emissions, clean water, and dangerous pesticide use. It’s likely that acting administrator Andrew […]
President Donald Trump announced on Thursday that his embattled Environmental Protection Agency chief, Scott Pruitt, had resigned. Pruitt has for months faced increasing pressure to resign amid numerous reports about his ethically questionable leadership of the agency. Pruitt joins a long list of senior officials who have either been fired […]
Amber Rudd has resigned as Home Secretary. Rudd was under pressure to quit the Cabinet after numerous leaks indicated that she misled MPs over what she knew about Home Office deportation targets. She has also been under fire for her role in the Windrush affair. Rudd is the fourth minister […]
WPP CEO Martin Sorrell resigned from the advertising company on Saturday. The move follows an investigation into allegations of improper behaviour and misuse of assets. Sorrell has denied the allegations, but said Saturday that the “current disruption” was “putting too much unnecessary pressure on the business.” WPP CEO Sir Martin […]