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October 14, 2019 - 3:52 pm
By JAKE BLEIBERG and JILL BLEED Associated Press FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — A white Fort Worth police officer who shot and killed a black woman in her home while responding to a call about an open front door acted inappropriately and resigned before he could be fired, the police chief said Monday...
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Jeff Katz
July 25, 2019 - 3:45 pm
Richmond Mayor Levar Stoney has resigned suddenly from the Jamestown anniversary planning committee because of an invitation given to President Donald Trump, the Richmond Times-Dispatch reports. Stoney announced his resignation in a letter to American Evolution 2019 Commemoration executive director...
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June 14, 2019 - 4:24 pm
By MARÍA VERZA Associated Press MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexico's immigration chief presented his resignation to the president Friday as the country embarks on a crackdown on irregular migration through its territory in response to U.S. pressure. The National Immigration Institute said in a brief...
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(Matt Demlein, WRVA)
February 20, 2019 - 1:59 pm
Richmond, Va. ( - A New UVA Center for Politics/Ipsos Poll shows no real strong support for any of Virginia's three statewide leaders to resign. Each of the three is facing controversy: Governor Ralph Northam and Attorney General Mark Herring for wearing blackface, and Lieutenant...
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February 08, 2019 - 5:54 pm
Richmond, VA _ A second woman has come forward to accused Lt. Governor Justin Fairfax of sexual assault, an allegation Fairfax is denying. The Attorney for Meredith Watson issued the following release: "Request for Resignation of Lt. Governor Justin Fairfax We serve as counsel for Meredith Watson,...
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Eastern Virginia Medical School
February 01, 2019 - 7:10 pm
RICHMOND—Governor Ralph Northam has released the following statement following the release of a racially offensive photo from his 1984 yearbook at Eastern Virginia Medical School: “Earlier today, a website published a photograph of me from my 1984 medical school yearbook in a costume that is...
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July 05, 2018 - 4:09 pm
By ZEKE MILLER , Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump says he has accepted the resignation of scandal-plagued Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt. Pruitt had become a constant source of embarrassment to a president who had entered Washington promising to...
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May 29, 2018 - 5:53 pm
By DAVID A. LIEB , Associated Press JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens, a sometimes brash outsider whose unconventional resume as a Rhodes Scholar and Navy SEAL officer made him a rising star in Republican politics, abruptly announced his resignation Tuesday after a scandal...
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May 18, 2018 - 10:24 am
By NICOLE WINFIELD , Associated Press VATICAN CITY (AP) — In the biggest shake-up yet in the Catholic Church's long-running sex abuse scandal, every active Chilean bishop offered to resign Friday over what Pope Francis said was their "grave negligence" in investigating abuse and protecting children...
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