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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

EMS Lieutenant Timothy Dluhos (credit: Personal Photo via CBS 2)

Report: FDNY EMS Lieutenant Quits After Racial Tweet Scandal

An FDNY EMS lieutenant has resigned after being exposed for a pattern of racial Twitter messages, according to a published report.

04/28/2013

Former New Jersey Gov. Jim McGreevey (credit: Steve Sandberg/1010 WINS)

McGreevey Says His New Life Of Service Has Brought Valuable Lessons

Former New Jersey Gov. James McGreevey said this weekend that his work counseling prisoners has brought him to “a more Godly place.”

03/24/2013

Pope Benedict XVI

Pope Benedict XVI Presides Over St. Peter’s Square For The Last Time

Pope Benedict XVI presided over St. Peter’s Square for the last time Sunday, and Roman Catholics in New York and around the world are waiting to find out who will take his place.

02/24/2013

Pope Benedict XVI (Photo by Franco Origlia/Getty Images)

New Yorkers React To Reports Of Vatican Sex Ring Scandal, Pope’s Resignation

Many New Yorkers at St. Patrick’s Cathedral Saturday – but not all – dismissed the reports that a scandal had a role in the resignation of Pope Benedict XVI.

02/23/2013

Pope Benedict XVI (credit: Filippo Monteforte/AFP/Getty Images)

Tri-State Area Catholics Surprised At Pope’s Choice To Resign

With millions of Catholics living in the Tri-State Area, reaction to the news of the resignation of Pope Benedict XVI was one of surprise.

02/11/2013

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Another LIPA Executive, Trustee Announce Resignations

Another top Long Island Power Authority executive and a trustee announced their resignations Monday night in the wake of the company’s widely-criticized performance after Superstorm Sandy, according to a published report.

11/26/2012

Big East commissioner John Marinatto (credit: Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

John Marinatto Steps Down As Big East Commissioner; Was He Forced Out?

The Big East will soon be saying goodbye to Syracuse, Pittsburgh and West Virginia. And now they’ll be without John Marinatto as commissioner.

05/07/2012

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