COLOMBO, Sri Lanka | Sri Lanka’s disputed prime minister resigns to end impasse

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka— Sri Lanka’s disputed Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa has resigned, saying he wants to…

LAS VEGAS | Ex-shareholder sues Wynn, executives over sex assault claims

LAS VEGAS — A former Wynn Resorts shareholder is suing company founder Steve Wynn and former…

JERUSALEM | Israel’s Netanyahu makes ‘last effort’ to save government

JERUSALEM — Israel’s prime minister says he is making a “last effort” to prevent the collapse…

LONDON | Theresa May: A resilient politician facing a tough fight

LONDON — As Cabinet ministers quit and lawmakers demanded her resignation, cricket-loving British Prime Minister Theresa…

LONDON | EU divorce deal thrown into doubt as Brexit minister resigns

LONDON— Britain’s Brexit Secretary Dominic Raab resigned Thursday, saying he was unable to defend the deal…

JERUSALEM | The Latest: Hamas: Lieberman’s exit is a ‘victory for Gaza’

JERUSALEM  — The Latest on the cease-fire between Israel and Gaza’s Hamas rulers (all times local):…

ATLANTA | Kemp: I’m Georgia’s next governor. Democrats: Prove it

ATLANTA — Outgoing Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal stood before a bank of cameras and welcomed into…

NAACP News: NAACP Statement on Jeff Sessions Resignation

NAACP Statement Regarding the Resignation of U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions BALTIMORE, MD – The NAACP…

VATICAN CITY | Excerpts of Pope Francis’ letter to Cardinal Wuerl

VATICAN CITY — Pope Francis sent Washington Cardinal Donald Wuerl a warm letter in accepting his…

WASHINGTON | Trump says he prefer not to fire deputy attorney general

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump said he would “certainly prefer not” to fire Deputy Attorney General…

SAN DIEGO | San Diego diocese adds 8 priests to list of predators

SAN DIEGO— The Roman Catholic Diocese of San Diego has added eight priests to its list…

Missouri News: Branson Alderwoman Betsy Seay Resigns

BRANSON, MO – Branson Alderwoman Betsy Seay is resigning from the Board of Aldermen as of…

DUBLIN  | Vatican ex-ambassador pens j’accuse in McCarrick affair

DUBLIN  — The Vatican’s retired ambassador to the United States has penned an 11-page letter accusing…

Senators assistant GM resigns amid harassment charges

Ottawa Senators assistant general manager Randy Lee resigned Tuesday amid charges of harassment stemming from an…

PITTSBURGH | Bishop: Church today ‘not the church’ of grand jury report

PITTSBURGH— The bishop of Pittsburgh’s Roman Catholic diocese pushed back against a call for his resignation…

Colorado News: Governor Hickenlooper Announced Resignation of Colorado’s Executive Director of CDPHE, State’s Chief Medical Officer, Larry Wolk, MD

DENVER, CO — Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper yesterday announced that Larry Wolk, MD, the state’s chief medical…

AMMAN, Jordan  | Jordan protests resume despite resignation of embattled PM

AMMAN, Jordan  — Anti-government protests have resumed in Jordan despite the resignation of the country’s prime…

Missouri Political News: Missouri State Lieutenant Governor Mike Parson statement on the resignation of Governor Greitens

JEFFERSON CITY, MO – Missouri Lieutenant Governor Mike Parson released the following statement late yesterday regarding…

Missouri Political News: Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley Statement on Governor Greitens’ Resignation

Jefferson City, MO – Missouri Attorney Josh Hawley today issued the following statement: “Governor Greitens has done…

Pat Kohler stepping down from the State of Washington Department of Licensing

OLYMPIA, WA – Washington Governor Jay Inslee announced yesterday that Pat Kohler, director of the Department…

New York News: Statement By Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman

ALBANY, NY – The following statement was released late yesterday by New York Attorney General, Eric…

Sen. Leahy regrets calling for Franken’s resignation

BURLINGTON, Vt. /December 19, 2017 (AP)(STL.NEWS) — Sen. Patrick Leahy says he regrets calling for Sen.…

Trump says senator ‘would do anything’ for cash

WASHINGTON /December 13, 2017 (AP)(STL.NEWS) — Pushing into the sexual harassment debate, President Donald Trump laced…

Arizona GOP lawmaker resigns over surrogacy allegation

WASHINGTON — December 8, 2017 (AP)(STL.News) —  Republican Rep. Trent Franks of Arizona is resigning next…

Franken announces resignation from Senate amid allegations

WASHINGTON, DC/December 7, 2017 (AP)(STL.News) — Minnesota Sen. Al Franken announced Thursday he will resign from…

GOP Rep. Murphy resigning after reports of affair

WASHINGTON/October 5, 2017 (AP)(STL.News) — Republican Rep. Tim Murphy of Pennsylvania, an anti-abortion lawmaker who allegedly…

Kenner mayor guts housing board, seeks exec’s resignation

NEW ORLEANS/August 19, 2017 (AP)(StlRealEstate.News) — A suburban New Orleans mayor has gutted the Kenner Housing…

Merck, Under Armour CEOs resign from Trump business panel

TRENTON, NJ/August 14, 2017 (AP)(STL.News) — The CEOs of athletic wear manufacturer Under Armour and pharmaceutical…

More Uber woes: Exec resigns, investor sues ousted CEO

DETROIT/August 10, 2017 (AP)(STL.News) — Uber Technologies Inc. faced a fresh round of turmoil Thursday, with…