Resignation

NYPD Commissioner Bill Bratton (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Mayor, Wife Continue To Voice Support For Bratton Ahead Of First Deputy Pick

NYPD Commissioner Bill Bratton will end the soap opera over the abrupt resignation of Chief Philip Banks III with the announcement of his new first deputy commissioner on Wednesday.

11/04/2014

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Statement From Philip Banks III On Resignation From NYPD

Former NYPD Chief of Department Philip Banks III released a statement regarding his sudden resignation.

11/02/2014

Philip Banks (credit: Handout)

Sharpton, Advocate Groups Voice Concern Following NYPD Chief Banks’ Resignation

Sharpton was expected to discuss the resignation of Chief of Department Phillip Banks III and call for Banks to be replaced with someone sensitive to police and community relations during a National Action Network rally.

11/01/2014

Cynthia Fernandez says she quit after being ordered to stop saying, "God bless you" as a toll taker on the Garden State Parkway. (Credit: CBS 2)

Ex-NJ Toll Taker Who Claims She Was Ordered To Stop Saying ‘God Bless You’ Files Lawsuit

A former Garden State Parkway toll collector has filed a lawsuit because she claims a supervisor told her to stop saying “God bless you” to motorists.

10/02/2014

Secret Service Director Julia Pierson prepares to testify to the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee on the White House perimeter breach at the Rayburn House Office Building on September 30, 2014 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Secret Service Director Pierson Resigns Amid Criticism Over White House Breaches

Secret Service Director Julia Pierson stepped down Wednesday, in the wake of several security breaches affecting the White House and President Barack Obama.

10/01/2014

#GoodellMustGo Banner flown over Met Life Stadium ahead of Giants game on Sept. 14, 2014 (Credit: UltraViolet)

Feminist Group Flies Banner Over MetLife Stadium Calling For Commissioner Goodell’s Resignation

The banner, which says “@UltraViolet #GoodellMustGo,” also flew over NFL games in Cleveland and San Francisco on Sunday and the group plans to fly it over the Eagles-Colts game in Indianapolis on Monday.

09/14/2014

Cynthia Fernandez says she quit after being ordered to stop saying, "God bless you" as a toll taker on the Garden State Parkway. (Credit: CBS 2)

New Jersey Toll Collector Says Ordered To Stop Saying, ‘God Bless You’

A toll taker in New Jersey said she was asked to stop saying, “God bless you,” after she told her boss that was how she thanked drivers.

09/10/2014

Stefan Pryor

Connecticut Education Commissioner Stefan Pryor Stepping Down

Connecticut’s Education Commissioner is stepping down and Gov. Malloy has chosen Stefan Pryor as the new education commissioner.

08/19/2014

New York State Assemblywoman Gabriela Rosa has resigned and pleaded guilty to entering into a sham marriage for U.S. citizenship. (Credit: CBS 2)

Assemblywoman Gabriela Rosa Resigns, Admits To Sham Marriage For Citizenship

New York State Assemblywoman Gabriela Rosa resigned from office Friday, as she joined a growing list of corrupt politicians with a confession in court.

06/27/2014

OKCupid

OKCupid: Mozilla CEO’s Resignation Shows ‘Commitment’ To Same-Sex Marriage Rights

Mozilla CEO Brendan Eich resigned Thursday, amid a heated reaction to his prior support of Proposition 8 – the since-invalidated California law that took marriage rights away from same-sex couples.

04/03/2014

1 World Trade Center (credit; Getty Images)

Head Of Security For 1 World Trade Center Resigns

David Velazquez had been security director for The Durst Organization, which took over security of the tower in January.

03/28/2014

Holiday Season In Full Swing Nearly 2 Weeks Before Christmas

General Manager Of Citi Bike Program Stepping Down

The head of the Citi Bike program is resigning from his post, program officials announced Wednesday.

03/26/2014

James Weinstein

NJ TRANSIT Executive Director Leaves With Criticized Record

The executive director of NJ TRANSIT announced his resignation Tuesday, leaving behind a record that includes a costly decision to leave rail equipment in the path of Superstorm Sandy and the image of thousands of fans stranded for hours after this month’s Super Bowl when trains couldn’t accommodate them.

02/18/2014

Mayoral candidate Anthony Weiner addressed the media on Staten Island on July 26, 2013. (Photo: CBS 2)

Weiner’s Campaign Manager Quits Amid Latest Scandal

After a week of controversy, Anthony Weiner’s mayoral campaign has taken another hit.

07/28/2013

Michael Fugee in court on May 21, 2013 (credit: Steve Sandberg/1010 WINS)

Another Newark Archdiocese Official Resigns Over Pedophile Priest Case

The second highest official in the Archdiocese of Newark has resigned from his post, in the wake of a scandal involving a priest who had contact with minors allegedly in violation of an agreement with prosecutors.

05/25/2013

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