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Top Puerto Rican officials resign amid group chat scandal

Puerto Rico's Gov. Ricardo Rossello announced Saturday that his chief financial officer and secretary of state will step down following their participation in a private chat....

Top Puerto Rican officials resign amid group chat scandal

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Top Puerto Rico officials resign in group chat scandal that ensnares governor Two of Puerto Rico's top government officials resigned on Saturday following the publication of a bombshell group chat in which Governor Ricardo Ross...
2019-07-14, 08:48

Top Puerto Rican officials resign over profanity-laced chat Puerto Rico’s Gov. Ricardo Rosselló says his chief financial officer and secretary of state will step down following their participation in a private...
2019-07-14, 04:48

Puerto Rican chief financial officer resigns in chat scandal Puerto Rico’s chief financial officer has resigned following criticism of his participation in a profanity-laced chat used by government officials th...
2019-07-14, 00:32

Puerto Rican governor Ricardo Rosselló expected to resign Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rosselló is expected to resign Wednesday after nearly two weeks of widespread protests sparked by the publication of offensi...
2019-07-24, 14:48

Puerto Rican Gov. Ricardo Rosselló Says He Won't Seek Reelection, But Also Won't Resign After days of large protests in San Juan, Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rosselló said he will not seek reelection in 2020, but plans to stay in office thr...
2019-07-22, 03:16

Motorcyclists descend on Puerto Rican capital, call for Gov. Ricardo Rosselló to resign Motorcyclists that swarmed San Juan became the latest to add their thundering voices to calls for the resignation of Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rossell...
2019-07-19, 03:16

Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rossello faces calls to resign over leaked chat Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rossello is under pressure to resign after leaked online private group chats between he and close associates were revealed o...
2019-07-15, 20:00

Puerto Rican officials indicted in sweeping corruption probe Two former members of Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rosselló’s administration were indicted Wednesday on bid-rigging and corruption charges — prompting th...
2019-07-11, 02:48

Puerto Rico governor Ricardo Rosselló rejects calls to resign over profanity-laced chat Puerto Rico’s embattled governor on Monday continued to reject calls for his resignation over a lengthy profane, vulgar and homophobic chat he partic...
2019-07-15, 20:32

Puerto Rico governor fights calls to resign amid violent protests A peaceful demonstration that drew thousands to the streets of San Juan on Monday turned hostile in the evening when protesters and police clashed, i...
2019-07-17, 01:48

San Juan braces for an 11th day of protests, amid calls for Puerto Rico's governor to resign San Juan braced on Tuesday for an 11th day of protests calling for the resignation of Puerto Rico's governor over offensive chat messages that have d...
2019-07-23, 12:48

Puerto Rico governor will not seek reelection amid texting scandal The governor of Puerto Rico announced Sunday that he will not seek reelection amid protests seeking his ouster. Governor Ricardo Rossello said that h...
2019-07-22, 05:32

Thousands gather for Puerto Rican Day Parade along Fifth Avenue Thousands of revelers were living la vida loca along Fifth Avenue on Sunday during the Puerto Rican Day Parade. Parade Grand Marshal and PR native Ri...
2019-06-10, 07:32

AOC ‘runs away’ from opponent Rich Valdes at Puerto Rican Day Parade US Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez "ran away" when potential Republican opponent Rich Valdes tried to confront her at the National Puerto Rican Day Par...
2019-06-10, 03:00

Florida Vet Told She Can't Even Fly a Puerto Rican Flag in Her Own Damn Yard A veteran in Florida is refusing to take down the Puerto Rican flag flying outside her home after her homeowners’ association notified her that doing...
2019-08-14, 02:32

De Blasio to ditch Puerto Rican Day parade to campaign in Iowa Mayor Bill de Blasio plans to ditch his own city’s National Puerto Rican Day Parade — so he can campaign in corn country as part of his l...
2019-06-06, 22:16

New film explores legacy of Puerto Rican actor Raúl Juliá The influential Puerto Rican actor Raúl Juliá who opened doors for a generation of Latino artists in film and television is the subject of a new docu...
2019-09-11, 22:00

De Blasio defends skipping Puerto Rican Day Parade to campaign in Iowa Mayor Bill de Blasio defended his decision to put his presidential aspirations ahead of his mayoral duties by stumping in Iowa Sunday instead of marc...
2019-06-07, 21:32

Skeptics Washed Away As Lost Civilization Is Finally Identified By Puerto Rican Figures A collection of highly-controversial stone figures discovered in Puerto Rico are believed by some to have been created by members of the lost Ten Tri...
2019-07-16, 21:32

Lawsuit accuses Georgia of discriminating against Puerto Rican driver's license applicants A federal lawsuit filed on behalf of a Puerto Rico-born man living in Georgia claims the state discriminates against driver's license applicants from...
2019-07-04, 05:00

Connecticut man accused of social media threat to local Puerto Rican festival A Connecticut man was arrested early Saturday for a social media post that police say implied a threat to the New Haven Puerto Rican Festival, accord...
2019-08-11, 02:00

Puerto Rican team stripped of gold medal at Pan American Games for doping violation Puerto Rico had its gold medal annulled at the Pan American Games in Lima, Peru, after a team member tested positive for a banned drug.   ...
2019-08-12, 04:32

Daddy Yankee joins chorus of Puerto Rican celebrities calling for governor's resignation Univision's Premios Juventud award show Thursday turned into a platform for celebrities to call for the resignation of the embattled governor of Puer...
2019-07-19, 16:32

Florida bosses told Puerto Rican medical staffers: Speak English or be fired, workers say The group of seven Puerto Rican health care workers filed a complaint and wrote a letter to the Florida Department of Health.    ...
2019-08-20, 23:48

Wanda Vázquez sworn in as Puerto Rican governor after high court boots Pedro Pierluisis Wanda Vázquez took the oath of office Wednesday to become governor of Puerto Rico hours after the state's supreme court ruled that the swearing-in of...
2019-08-08, 14:32

Schumer told Al Franken to resign in creepy bedside chat: report In a weird 2017 bedside chat, Sen. Chuck Schumer threatened to sic the entire Democratic caucus on Al Franken if he refused to resign from the chambe...
2019-07-23, 12:16

The Latest: Prosecutors target leaked Puerto Rico chat case A Puerto Rico judge has issued search warrants for the cellphones of government officials tied to a crude and offensive online chat whose leak has se...
2019-07-24, 00:48

Puerto Rico Governor Ricardo Rossello pledges resignation over online chat After holding out for nearly two weeks in face of mass protests, Puerto Rico governor Ricardo Rosello said he would resign from his post. The protest...
2019-07-25, 09:48

Puerto Rico governor is expected to resign Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rosselló is expected to resign Wednesday after more than a week of protests that rocked the island's capital city, a source ...
2019-07-24, 17:48

Fed-up Puerto Ricans march demanding governor resign Thousands of people in Puerto Rico have marched to the governor’s residence in San Juan, carrying the U.S. territory’s flag and chanting demands for ...
2019-07-18, 06:32

Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rosselló to resign: source Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rosselló plans to resign, a source tells Fox News, after his administration was the target of mass protests for weeks over c...
2019-07-24, 19:16

An Anxious Puerto Rico Waits: Will the Governor Resign? Gov. Ricardo A. Rosselló of Puerto Rico was widely expected to resign on Wednesday, after widespread protests and looming impeachment proceedings der...
2019-07-25, 02:32

Puerto Ricans pack streets again after governor refuses to resign Tens of thousands of Puerto Ricans packed the streets of San Juan Monday to renew demands that Gov. Ricardo Rosselló resign amid a scandal triggered ...
2019-07-23, 12:16

Tens of thousands of Puerto Ricans demand governor resign Waving flags, chanting and banging pots and pans, tens of thousands of Puerto Ricans filled a central expressway Monday to demand the resignation of ...
2019-07-22, 22:01

Embattled Puerto Rico governor may resign soon, media reports Embattled Puerto Rico Governor Ricardo Rossello may resign on Wednesday after 11 days of protests against his administration, local media reported, b...
2019-07-24, 08:48

Puerto Rico governor says will not seek re-election, but refuses to resign over chats Puerto Rico's governor said on Sunday he would not seek re-election next year but refused to step down after nine days of sometimes violent protests ...
2019-07-22, 01:48

Puerto Rico governor announces he will not seek re-election but refuses to resign Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rossello announced Sunday he will not seek re-election but refused to resign, as corruption allegations have sparked widespr...
2019-07-22, 04:32

Thousands jam San Juan streets to demand Puerto Rico's governor resign Thousands of people blocked a major San Juan highway on Monday in a protest aimed at forcing Puerto Rico Governor Ricardo Rosselló to resign over off...
2019-07-22, 18:00

Democratic presidential hopefuls call for Puerto Rico’s governor to resign Protesters are outraged over offensive comments in leaked online messages between Gov. Ricardo Rosselló and other officials. Rosselló’s constituents ...
2019-07-21, 04:32

Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rosselló expected to resign today Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rosselló was expected to resign amid a torrent of protests over vulgar, mean-spirited texting conversations.  &...
2019-07-24, 18:16

Hundreds of thousands in San Juan demand Puerto Rico's governor resign Hundreds of thousands of people filled San Juan streets on Monday to demand Puerto Rico Governor Ricardo Rosselló resign over offensive chat messages...
2019-07-23, 02:32

Massive San Juan protest demands Puerto Rico governor resign Hundreds of thousands of people marched in San Juan on Monday to demand Puerto Rico Governor Ricardo Rosselló resign over offensive chat messages, th...
2019-07-23, 04:32

More Puerto Rico protests planned as governor resists calls to resign Massive and at times violent protests in Puerto Rico showed no sign of stopping as labor unions on Thursday organized a Friday march to keep up press...
2019-07-19, 06:32

Puerto Rico governor refuses to resign as island braces for big protest Puerto Rico's governor on Sunday said he would not seek re-election next year but refused to resign as the island braced for more protests by demonst...
2019-07-22, 03:16

Thousands fill streets of San Juan to demand Puerto Rico's governor resign Thousands of people began pouring into the streets of San Juan on Monday morning in massive demonstrations to demand that Puerto Rico Governor Ricard...
2019-07-22, 16:01

MLB players call on Puerto Rico governor to resign over leaked text messages Several Major League Baseball players on Wednesday called for the governor of Puerto Rico to resign after hundreds of leaked documents between the go...
2019-07-18, 19:16

U.S. lawmakers demand Puerto Rico governor resign as protests roil island Several U.S. Democratic presidential candidates and lawmakers on Friday demanded Puerto Rico's governor step down over offensive chat messages, as th...
2019-07-20, 10:00

Polish parliament speaker to resign over flight scandal Speaker Marek Kuchcinski will step down Friday after it emerged that he used government planes for private trips. The scandal has consumed Polish pol...
2019-08-08, 19:32

'Ricky, resign!' Puerto Rico's famous musicians lend voice to surging protesters Young artistssuch as Bad Bunny and iLe have emerged as figureheads in the largest protests in the island’s historyOn Wednesday afternoon, as 100,000 ...
2019-07-21, 08:00

Sorority suspended over risqué group chat about fake IDs, paying for homework A sorority at the University of Central Florida has been suspended over allegations that sisters sold or traded IDs, offered to pay other students fo...
2019-08-07, 22:32

Florida teen who was annoyed by a group chat threatens school shooting The 16-year-old girl was annoyed by her younger sister's busy group chat when she threatened to carry out a shooting.     &...
2019-08-22, 22:16

Police fire teargas to break up massive protests demanding Puerto Rico governor resign Police in San Juan fired tear gas on Monday night to disperse thousands of protesters demanding Puerto Rico's governor resign over offensive chat mes...
2019-07-23, 07:32

Nissan CEO Hiroto Saikawa expected to resign in wake of overpayment scandal Saikawa’s fate to be discussed by board on Monday after admission that he was overpaid by hundreds of thousands of poundsThe chief executive of Nissa...
2019-09-09, 08:00

Yadier Molina, Alex Cora, And Others In Baseball Call For Puerto Rico Governor To Resign Over Leaked Chats Red Sox manager Alex Cora, Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina, and a few other baseball players today have called for Puerto Rico Governor Ricardo Rosse...
2019-07-17, 23:32

Bolsonaro tight-lipped as minister faces calls to resign over Lula scandal Sérgio Moro had ‘totally inappropriate’ links with prosecutorsMoro jailed Bolsonaro’s top rival, Lula, before Brazil electionBrazil’s justice ministe...
2019-06-11, 23:16

Nikolaj Coster-Waldau Says the Game of Thrones Hate Upset the Cast's Group Chat Ready to feel bad, internet? You made the Game of Thrones cast sad. The end of the HBO drama was somewhat controversial in terms of whether it was ...
2019-07-16, 02:48

Protests in Puerto Rico show no sign of stopping as thousands take to the streets demanding governor resign over leaked text messages AP Photo/Dennis M. Rivera Pichardo Thousands of protesters have jammed streets in San Juan since Saturday, calling on Governor Ricardo Rossello to s...
2019-07-19, 12:16

Pelosi, Schumer Call on Secretary Acosta to Resign for His ‘Unconscionable’ Role in Jeffrey Epstein Scandal The two leading Democrats in Congress are calling on President Trump’s Labor Secretary, Alexander Acosta, to resign over his role in billionair...
2019-07-09, 18:32

Ajit Doval's Street Chat With Kashmiris Amid Lockdown National Security Adviser Ajit Doval was seen chatting with locals in the Kashmir Valley today in visuals that emerged in the middle of a continuing ...
2019-08-07, 18:00

Puerto Rico police clash with protesters over Gov. Ricardo Rossello scandal Puerto Rican police clashed with demonstrators late Monday over Gov. Ricardo Rossello's refusal to give up power, in the wake of a leaked chat log th...
2019-07-16, 14:48

'He must resign': Thousands pack Puerto Rico streets again with an urgent message for Gov. Rosselló Thousands of Puerto Ricans took to the streets Monday as Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rosselló clung to his job amid a deepening scandal.  &...
2019-07-22, 19:48

Puerto Rico’s new governor vows to evaluate contracts as corruption scandal simmers In one of her first moves as governor, she suspended a pending contract that is part of the program to rebuild and strengthen the island's power grid...
2019-08-12, 19:00

'He must resign': Thousands shut down Puerto Rico streets demanding Gov. Ricardo Rosselló step down Thousands of Puerto Ricans took to the streets Monday as Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rosselló clung to his job amid a deepening scandal.  &...
2019-07-22, 21:48

Puerto Rico protesters stand up to vulgar texts, alleged corruption, and years of scandal Puerto Rico is bracing for a massive protest Monday calling for Gov. Ricardo Rosselló’s resignation. Vulgar and misogynistic text messages from him s...
2019-07-20, 22:16

Royal Caribbean cancels Puerto Rico stop over protests sparked by political scandal "You may have been looking out your window or surveying your surroundings on the pool deck and noticed we were almost in San Juan" and turned around,...
2019-07-17, 20:48

Let's talk: Join USA TODAY's TV-centric group text chat for a 90 day test Love TV? Love texting obsessively with your friends about it? Try making new friends and text with USA TODAY TV Critic Kelly Lawler for a 90 day expe...
2019-08-05, 21:00

Georgia GOP Sen. Isakson to resign at end of year, amid battle with Parkinson’s Republican Sen. Johnny Isakson, the chairman of the Senate Veterans Affairs Committee and a longtime Georgia lawmaker, announced Wednesday that he wi...
2019-08-28, 17:48

Former Puerto Rico government officials arrested in corruption probe Two former high-ranking Puerto Rico government officials were among six people arrested and charged with conspiracy and other crimes in connection wi...
2019-07-11, 02:16

Hong Kong Leader Apologizes Amid Mounting Pressure to Resign Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam issued a public apology Tuesday amid a spiraling political crisis, stopping far short of demands from demonstrators that ...
2019-06-18, 11:33

Haiti Braces for Fresh Round of Protests Amid Calls for President to Resign (PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti) — Opposition leaders are calling for a nationwide push Monday to block streets and paralyze Haiti’s economy as th...
2019-09-30, 07:32

Allies of British prime minister resign amid outrage over Parliament suspension As a backlash built and opponents planned legal challenges to his decision to suspend Parliament to push his Brexit plans, Prime Minister Boris Johns...
2019-08-30, 07:48

Ex-FEMA officials, contractor accused of Puerto Rico hurricane relief fraud Federal authorities announced Tuesday that two former officials from the Federal Emergency Management Authority (FEMA), as well as the former preside...
2019-09-11, 00:32

Puerto Rico: Hurricane Maria relief officials arrested, accused of bribery and fraud Two former officials of the Federal Emergency Management Agency were accused of bribery and fraud in efforts to restore electricity to Puerto Rico. ...
2019-09-11, 06:00

Puerto Rico's governor goes AWOL as protesters gather outside his residence, US officials call to step down Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rosselló official residence remains under siege as hundreds of thousands of protesters gathered this week outside the La For...
2019-07-20, 17:16

Amid calls to resign, Labor chief Alex Acosta defends deal with Epstein in 2008 Labor Secretary Alex Acosta said Tuesday prosecutors have more evidence against Jeffrey Epstein than he did a decade ago, when he gave the billionair...
2019-07-10, 00:16

Trump Administration Officials Arrested for Scamming Puerto Rico Out of $1.8 Billion in Hurricane Relief Funds Remember when Trump blasted Puerto Rico’s government for their corruption and thievery, explaining that he was the best thing that ever happened to t...
2019-09-12, 02:00

Puerto Rico governor resigns amid turmoil over his successor Ricardo Rosselló swears in Pedro Pierluisi but island faces continuing political upheavalThe governor of Puerto Rico, Ricardo Rosselló, resigned on F...
2019-08-03, 03:48

Ukraine scandal: Pelosi says Barr 'rogue'; former U.S. officials back investigation House Speaker Nancy Pelosi accused Attorney General William Barr Friday of going "rogue" to protect President Donald Trump over his controversial pho...
2019-09-27, 22:32

Germany: Former DFB officials must stand trial over vote-buying scandal, court says Ex-German DFB chiefs Theo Zwanziger and Wolfgang Niersbach are accused of tax evasion. Former DFB official Horst Schmidt and ex-FIFA official Urs Lin...
2019-08-26, 20:16

Another Top EPA Official Is Out Amid Ethics Scandal The mastermind behind the Trump administration’s pro-coal alternative to Obama’s Clean Power Plan is out, reportedly another victim of an ethics sca...
2019-06-27, 21:00

Puerto Rico governor clings to power amid threat of impeachment Demonstrations approach second week as administration says Ricardo Rosselló is ‘listening to the people’The fate of Puerto Rico’s besieged governor, ...
2019-07-25, 06:16

Psy summoned for questioning amid YG Entertainment scandal South Korean entertainment company YG Entertainment has been embroiled in an ongoing scandal allegedly involving tax evasion, bribery, and per the la...
2019-06-29, 09:16

Puerto Rico governor refuses to step down amid corruption and texting scandals Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rosselló refused to step down Tuesday amid demonstrations calling for his resignation after a series of scandals that contin...
2019-07-17, 02:16

Royal Caribbean cancels Puerto Rico cruise stop amid protests A Royal Caribbean cruise ship opted to skip a Puerto Rico call as San Juan protests against Gov. Ricardo Rosselló continue.    ...
2019-07-17, 02:00

Two Novartis Researchers Exit Amid Data Scandal Novartis has replaced two research executives at the unit that makes Zolgensma, the world’s most expensive drug, in the wake of a data-manipulation s...
2019-08-14, 23:00

Lawmakers call for Puerto Rico's governor to step down amid widespread protests on island Congressional lawmakers are siding with Puerto Ricans calling for the Carribean island's besieged Gov. Ricardo Rosselló to resign amid days of demons...
2019-07-20, 05:32

Royal Caribbean cruise ship cancels Puerto Rico stop amid violent protests A Royal Caribbean International cruise ship reportedly skipped a scheduled stop in Puerto Rico Tuesday amid violent protests against the governor in ...
2019-07-17, 12:32

Rep. Chris Collins may not seek re-election amid trading scandal The Buffalo GOPer made the comments outside Manhattan federal court, after saying he looked forward to being "exonerated" of charges stemming from hi...
2019-09-12, 23:32

Trudeau vows to continue campaign amid blackface scandal Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau vowed to continue his re-election campaign and asked for forgiveness on Thursday after pictures of him in blac...
2019-09-20, 00:32

Old allegations against Prince Andrew surface amid Epstein scandal Prince Andrew is trapped in a royal mess over his ties to pedophile Jeffrey Epstein — with old allegations surfacing again Monday that the British bl...
2019-08-20, 04:16

Trump’s allies defend him amid Ukraine-Biden scandal WASHINGTON – President Trump’s top Congressional allies forcefully — and sometimes colorfully — defended the president on the Sunda...
2019-09-30, 07:32

Battered Trudeau gets brief reprieve amid Canada blackface scandal Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau got his first day out of the spotlight on Saturday after being hammered for images showing him in blackface, w...
2019-09-21, 14:00

Netherlands, Switzerland suspend UNRWA funds amid scandal The Netherlands and Switzerland have suspended funding to the United Nations aid agency for Palestinian refugees days after an ethics report alleged ...
2019-08-01, 08:48

Scheer’s same-sex marriage remarks resurface amid Trudeau scandal Scheer continues to face questions about why he has not expressed any regret about comments made during the debate on same-sex marriage in Parliament...
2019-09-20, 05:00

Eataly ends relationship with Mario Batali amid misconduct scandal Chef Mario Batali, whose career crumbled amid sexual misconduct allegations, no longer owns a stake in Italian marketplace Eataly.    ...
2019-08-18, 07:32

MIT media lab director resigns amid Jeffrey Epstein donations scandal The director of the Media Lab at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology resigned on Saturday after it was revealed that he had been secretly accep...
2019-09-08, 07:48

Louvre drops Sackler name from museum wing amid OxyContin scandal The Louvre is bidding ‘adieu’ to the Sackler name. The renowned Paris museum scrubbed from one of its wings any mention of the billionair...
2019-07-18, 06:16

Lebanon: Bikini model scandal amid economic crisis threatens PM Prime Minister Saad Hariri reportedly transferred millions of his fortune to a South African model. As the country suffers under austerity and spiral...
2019-10-03, 10:00

FIFA puts Samoura in job running African soccer amid scandal FIFA President Gianni Infantino asks deputies to approve appointing secretary general Fatma Samoura to a temporary role to clean up African soccer &...
2019-06-20, 13:00

ISIS-Inspired Group Influenced By Zakir Naik, Say Officials: Report Members of an "ISIS-inspired" terror group arrested from Maharashtra in January for allegedly planning mass killing at a temple were inspired by spee...
2019-07-24, 16:16

Officials Knew About Border Agents' Secret Facebook Group for Years Earlier this week, an investigation by ProPublica revealed a secret Facebook group where Border Patrol agents mocked migrant deaths, posted sexist me...
2019-07-04, 07:16

Top Border Officials Condemn ‘Highly Inappropriate’ Secret Facebook Group Lawmakers, some of whom were the targets of offensive posts and threats within the group, amplified their criticism of the Customs and Border Protect...
2019-07-02, 20:16

Meghan King Edmonds Jokes About Being Pregnant Amid Husband Jim's Cheating Scandal Meghan King Edmonds is maintaining her sense of humor and concentrating on spending time with her kids amid husband Jim Edmonds' cheating scandal. T...
2019-06-23, 00:48

Austrian Chancellor moves to dismiss interior minister amid corruption scandal Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz has recommended that the nation's far-right interior minister be dismissed amid a corruption scandal that could de...
2019-05-21, 16:48

University officials held 'personally liable' for discrimination against Christian student group A federal court ruled University of Iowa officials must pay out of their own pockets for discriminating against a prominent Christian student group, ...
2019-10-01, 01:32

US congressman resigns amid insider trading scandal involving Australian biotech company Staunch Trump supporter Chris Collins resigned on Monday after fighting accusations of insider trading for more than two yearsAn insider trading scan...
2019-10-01, 06:00

Canada's Trudeau pledges assault rifle ban, pivots campaign amid blackface scandal Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, embroiled in a blackface picture scandal, on Friday pledged to ban military-style assault rifles in the count...
2019-09-20, 18:32

Felicity Huffman's Co-Star Angela Bassett Had No Advice to Give Her Amid College Scandal Awkward! Angela Bassett stars in the Cindy Chupack comedy Otherhood, alongside Patricia Arquette and Felicity Huffman. The film centers on three mot...
2019-08-02, 19:01

’Chatgate’ scandal threatens to doom Puerto Rico's governor: 'I think Ricardo Rosselló has lost legitimacy' Thousands of protesters marched in the capital for a third day Monday to call for Ricardo Rosselló’s resignation.    ...
2019-07-16, 14:16

Republican support for impeaching Trump doubled in the past few days amid escalating Ukraine scandal Doug Mills-Pool/Getty Images Morning Consult released an eye-popping new survey that found 43% of voters think congress should begin impeachment pro...
2019-09-27, 03:00

Felicity Huffman's daughter graduates high school amid college admissions scandal Sophia Grace, 18, graduated from the Los Angeles High School of the Arts Monday and her proud parents were on hand to celebrate the milestone.  ...
2019-06-12, 00:48

William H. Macy Prepares for Daughter's High School Graduation Amid College Admission Scandal William H. Macy got into the graduation spirit on Wednesday afternoon as he picked up some congratulatory balloons at a local grocery store in Los An...
2019-05-30, 08:00

'Hi Mr. Blackface! Nice to meet you!': Justin Trudeau gets mixed reactions on campaign trail amid scandal Associated Press Canadians are offering mixed reactions to the revelation that Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has painted himself in black and brownf...
2019-09-22, 05:32

Surprise move by Rocky View County officials sees Stop the Stench group’s battle end, for now A relentless fight over a stench in the air, one that some Rocky View County residents have been pursuing for close to six months, came to an end on ...
2019-06-12, 04:16

Match-fixing scandal hits Spain as LaLiga players arrested and 'organised criminal group' allegedly involved Several arrests have been made in Spain on Tuesday morning over allegations a LaLiga game was fixed in May 2018 by "an organised criminal group", the...
2019-05-28, 15:16

U.S. business group says retaliation rising in China amid trade war A top U.S. business lobby in China said on Wednesday that nearly half of its members are seeing non-tariff barrier retaliation in China as a result o...
2019-05-22, 09:48

Justin Trudeau poses for selfies, hugs supporters in Canada's most ethnically diverse city amid blackface scandal Prime Minister Justin Trudeau took his campaign to Canada's most ethnically diverse city on Friday, issuing yet another mea culpa for old blackface i...
2019-09-21, 01:00

Puerto Rico's Government Is Corrupt as Hell, and It's Hurting Regular Puerto Ricans Today, the FBI arrested two former senior officials who served with Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rosselló, along with four other suspects in a corruption...
2019-07-11, 04:32

Sudanese Protest Group: Two Leaders Arrested Amid Standoff With Military Council (KHARTOUM, Sudan) — A Sudanese opposition group said Tuesday that two of its leaders have been arrested amid a weekslong standoff between the r...
2019-07-02, 18:32

U.S. health officials to testify to Congress amid nine vaping deaths The U.S. House of Representatives begins public hearings this week about a mystery vaping-related lung disease that has sickened hundreds of people a...
2019-09-24, 17:00

Analysts divided on ECB stimulus prospects amid conflicting tones from officials Analysts are split over what to expect from the European Central Bank (ECB) week, after central bank officials moved to downplay market expectations ...
2019-09-09, 18:00

UPDATE 1-U.S. health officials to testify to Congress amid 9 vaping deaths The U.S. House of Representatives begins public hearings this week about a mystery vaping-related lung disease that has sickened hundreds of people a...
2019-09-24, 17:32

| Taiwan and US officials hold rare meeting amid China tension Senior national security officials from the United States and Taiwan have held their first meeting in four decades this month, with the aim of deepen...
2019-05-28, 01:32

Taiwan and U.S. security officials hold rare meeting amid China tension Senior national security officials from the United States and Taiwan have met to deepen cooperation, the government in Taipei said, the first such me...
2019-05-27, 10:32

Trump officials see no Chinese concessions for tariff delays amid market rout China made no trade concessions after U.S. President Donald Trump postponed 10% tariffs on over $150 billion worth of Chinese imports, senior U.S. of...
2019-08-15, 07:32

US to move about 50 ISIS fighters from Syria to Iraq amid Turkish assault, officials say Around 50 Islamic State fighters that the U.S. removed from Syria in recent days amidst a Turkish military assault are headed to Iraq, officials ther...
2019-10-11, 11:00

Health officials warn against vaping devices amid string of related deaths Federal health officials are urging people not to use vaping devices amid of string of illnesses across the country and three confirmed deaths tied t...
2019-09-06, 23:00

Italian officials order migrant ship evacuated amid health fears Condition of 83 migrants on Open Arms rescue vessel off Lampedusa at ‘worrisome levels’Italian prosecutors have ordered that 83 migrants onboard a ch...
2019-08-21, 05:48

| Ethiopia army chief, local officials killed amid regional 'coup' bid Ethiopia's army chief and a top local leader have been shot dead during an attempt to overthrow a regional government in northern Ethiopia, underscor...
2019-06-28, 00:16

U.S. to send 1,500 troops to Middle East amid rising tensions with Iran: officials Officials said members of Congress were notified following a White House meeting Thursday to discuss Pentagon proposals to bolster the U.S. force pre...
2019-05-24, 18:16

Casey Affleck on #MeToo allegations, why he stayed 'quiet' amid sexual misconduct scandal Casey Affleck speaks out on #MeToo accusations that occurred after filming his 2010 movie "I'm Still Here."       ...
2019-08-07, 01:32

Coca-Cola, PepsiCo break ties with plastic lobbying group amid mounting scrutiny over pollution The beverage giants join other companies like Clorox, Becton Dickinson and Ecolab, which ended memberships with the Plastics Industry Association las...
2019-07-24, 01:00

Buttigieg makes case to black civil rights group amid poor polling, police shooting Democratic presidential hopeful Pete Buttigieg on Tuesday made his pitch to Rev. Jesse Jackson’s civil rights group as he sought to fire up his poor ...
2019-07-02, 19:48

White House officials largely absent from public view amid impeachment storm It's a well-worn strategy in the Trump White House: Senior officials conveniently manage to be elsewhere when major controversies engulf the building...
2019-10-10, 16:32

UPDATE 3-Trump officials see no Chinese concessions for tariff delays amid market rout China made no trade concessions after U.S. President Donald Trump postponed 10% tariffs on over $150 billion worth of Chinese imports, senior U.S. of...
2019-08-15, 03:32

LA city officials pressuring Newsom to declare state of emergency amid homeless crisis Local officials in Los Angeles are pressuring California Gov. Gavin Newsom to declare a state of emergency as the city – and state – grapple with a u...
2019-10-02, 02:00

UK maritime safety group warns of unspecified incident in Gulf of Oman, urges ‘extreme caution’ amid US-Iran tensions DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — UK maritime safety group warns of unspecified incident in Gulf of Oman, urges ‘extreme caution’ amid U...
2019-06-13, 09:32

U.S. officials say Pentagon will present plans to White House to send up to 10,000 troops to Mideast amid Iran tension WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. officials say Pentagon will present plans to White House to send up to 10,000 troops to Mideast amid Iran tension. The post U....
2019-05-23, 02:00

US officials: White House notifies Congress it plans to send 1,500 troops to Middle East amid Iran tensions WASHINGTON (AP) — US officials: White House notifies Congress it plans to send 1,500 troops to Middle East amid Iran tensions. The post US officials:...
2019-05-24, 18:16

Costa Rican government confiscates 30,000 bottles of alcohol after 19 deaths Costa Rica's national health ministry issued a warning after 19 people died after consuming alcohol with toxic levels of methanol.   ...
2019-07-22, 19:00

Mexican authorities detain Costa Rican priest accused of child abuse A Roman Catholic priest charged with raping a 12-year-old boy in Costa Rica in 2003 has been detained by Mexican authorities, a Costa Rican official ...
2019-08-19, 21:16

Champions League group-by-group guide: predictions and star players The English teams have received favourable draws but there is still plenty of intrigue in this season’s competitionFour years ago, two better iterati...
2019-08-30, 08:16

Group That Includes TPG Is on Shortlist of Bidders for Group of Asian Hospitals A consortium that includes American private-equity firm TPG Capital is one of three shortlisted bidders for a $2 billion collection of Asian hospital...
2019-07-05, 05:16

The group stage for the Champions League is set, and there is a clear 'group of death' David S. Bustamante/Soccrates/Getty Images The draw for the group stage of the 2019-20 Champions League is officially set. Group F is the clear "gro...
2019-08-30, 11:16

The Group Trip for People Who Hate Group Trips As independent-minded Gen Xers and baby boomers take more guided trips, tour companies are trying to make the experiences feel less like group travel...
2019-09-19, 02:32

We're The Staff of Jalopnik, Let's Chat We made it past Memorial Day, and that means one thing: from now until Labor Day (maybe a bit after that, honestly) summer Fridays are in full effect...
2019-06-01, 03:48

We're The Staff Of Deadspin. Let's Chat! The week’s all but blogged out. We’re down below in the comments, hanging out and waiting for your questions. Ask us stuff, and we will answer it! Up...
2019-08-24, 00:48

How to Use Valve's New Steam Chat App Steam has mainly been a gaming marketplace for PC games over the years, but Valve appears to be doubling down on the platform’s social aspects with i...
2019-05-22, 22:32

Fighting SEC Over Cryptocurrency, Kik Shuts Chat App Canadian social-media company Kik Interactive, which is fighting U.S. claims that it illegally raised capital, said it would lay off most of its staf...
2019-09-24, 12:00

Go chat yourself with Facebook’s new Portal companion app Ignoring calls that it’s creepy, Facebook is forging onward with its Portal smart display. Today Facebook quietly launched iOS and Android Por...
2019-05-29, 07:48

Now there's a dedicated Steam Chat app for Android and iOS Last year Valve released Steam Chat for the desktop, and now its messaging service is fully mobile with a dedicated app for Android and iOS. Naturall...
2019-05-22, 07:32

In video chat, Gordon says he'll play 'somewhere' In a video chat with his Instagram followers on Tuesday, Chargers running back holdout Melvin Gordon said it would be "a waste of talent" if he didn'...
2019-09-18, 11:00

Trump officials look to fix California homeless problem, state officials say back off Trump officials are in California assessing ways to tackle the state's homelessness crisis, but some local officials and experts are skeptical....
2019-09-11, 06:00

Facebook bringing Portal video chat to the TV Facebook's updated lineup includes a lower price for the Portal, a smaller version and one for televisions, to bring video chat to the living room. ...
2019-09-18, 22:00

Facebook launches Portal TV, a $149 video chat set-top box Facebook wants to take over your television with a clip-on camera for video calling, AR gaming, and content co-watching. If you can get past the cre...
2019-09-18, 17:00

Valve launches Steam Chat app for Android and iOS After bringing Steam Link app to gamers and the option play all games from their Steam library on mobile phones, Valve releases another app that's me...
2019-05-23, 06:00

23andMe's VIP service includes a one-on-one chat to explain your DNA How does a DNA testing service like 23andMe convince you to shell out more when the base results are the same? By rolling out the red carpet, it see...
2019-10-10, 06:32

Fireside chat: is a Nintendo Switch Pro really happening? Are you holding out for a Switch Pro? We wouldn't blame you: with a slimmed-down successor to the 2017 Nintendo Switch, the Nintendo Switch Lite...
2019-08-14, 04:00

Instagram intros new chat sticker in Stories, here is how to use it Instagram has just announced a new function that will be available in Stories starting today – the sticker chat. The new feature will allow friends a...
2019-07-02, 23:32

The Latest: Mnuchin to hold 1-on-1 chat with PBOC Gov. Yi FUKUOKA, Japan (AP) — The Latest on the meeting of financial leaders of the Group of 20 major economies (all times local): 1:50 p.m. U.S. Treasury Se...
2019-06-08, 12:16

Dad's animated chat with babbling son goes viral Video of Clarksville comedian DJ Pryor conversing on the couch with his baby boy quickly drew well over a million shares on Facebook after two days. ...
2019-06-07, 04:16

Watch Elon Musk and Todd Howard's E3 chat at 3PM ET It's the final day of E3 2019 and for some reason, Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk is chatting on stage about "games, cars, space and everything ...
2019-06-14, 01:16

Amazon will let parents control who kids chat with on their Echo Amazon is under pressure to make its Alexa products safer for kids. With that in mind, the company is introducing Alexa Communications for Kids, whic...
2019-09-26, 00:32

Google brings Dialogflow bot support to Hangouts Chat Google today said its Dialogflow bots engine can now make automated bots for G Suite's Hangouts Chat and interact with GitHub's open source Hubot.Rea...
2019-06-19, 19:00

How Jack Nicklaus chat changed everything for Patrick Cantlay DUBLIN, Ohio — Eight years ago, they met for the first time. Two years ago, they met again. Both times Patrick Cantlay met Jack Nicklaus were special...
2019-06-03, 08:16

Michael Chang: ‘I chat with Ivan when I see him. But never about the French Open’ Thirty years on from his Paris triumph, the 1989 champion on underarm serving, toppling Lendl and how Tiananmen Square tinged success with sadnessIt ...
2019-05-23, 15:48

Critical flaw in WordPress live chat discovered Security researchers have discovered a critical flaw in WordPress Live Chat Support which can be exploited by an attacker without the need for valid ...
2019-06-12, 06:16

Having a chat and a non-alcoholic beer with Heineken USA CEO Maggie Timoney Maggie Timoney, the first female CEO of a major beer brand, talks about innovating, work-life balance, raising teenagers and her vision for Heineken....
2019-08-06, 16:00

De Ligt 'wanted to join Juventus even before Ronaldo chat' "Juventus defender Matthijs de Ligt had made up his mind to join the Serie A champions even before Cristiano Ronaldo asked him about a potential move...
2019-07-19, 14:00

A new controller aims to fix the Nintendo Switch’s lack of voice chat It’s 2019, the Nintendo Switch is the vanguard of the next generation of video game consoles, and — in case you needed reminding — it still doesn’t h...
2019-07-24, 02:32

Facebook’s new VR chat app will throw paid staffers at “on-boarding” trolls Enlarge / Mark Zuckerberg reveals Facebook Horizon at Oculus Connect 6 in San Jose, California. (credit: Facebook) SAN JOSE, Calif.—The fusion of O...
2019-09-27, 07:32

WhatsApp’s chat manipulation exploit remains unresolved even after a year Vulnerabilities uncovered in WhatsApp — the messaging app used by about 1.5 billion users across the world — can allow bad actors to exploit the plat...
2019-08-08, 14:00

Why financial services companies need to invest in voice and chat (VB Live) Financial services companies are using conversational assistants to drive digital engagement, streamline customer communications, build revenue. and ...
2019-08-21, 20:16

PM Brings Up Independence Day Clash In Phone Chat With UK's Boris Johnson Days after clashes erupted outside the High Commission of India in London during the Independence Day celebrations, Prime Minister Narendra Modi toda...
2019-08-21, 01:16

A Spoiler-Filled Chat With Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance's Creators Netflix’s The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance has arrived, and the 10-episode season has left us lighting the fires of resistance and curiosity. We c...
2019-09-03, 18:32

Elevator chit chat off limits, with most of us riding in silence: study If you think riding in an elevator with random people can be awkward, you’re not alone. A new study has found that 66 percent of people don’t w...
2019-08-01, 22:00

Facebook unveils new Portal video chat, TV streaming devices Facebook Inc unveiled new models of its Portal video chatting devices on Wednesday, making the company's first foray into TV streaming hardware but ...
2019-09-18, 19:32

Pence tiptoes past Brexit tumult for an oh-so-chipper chat U.S. Vice President Mike Pence is tiptoeing through the Brexit fury that is engulfing the U.K. The vice president sat down with British Prime Ministe...
2019-09-05, 23:32

Facebook May Launch a Video Chat Device for Televisions This Year Facebook is launching its own TV streaming service this fall and has reportedly approached Netflix, Disney, Hulu, HBO and other media companies for a...
2019-08-01, 07:48

Hike Sticker Chat Gets Auto Backup Feature, Web Client Hike Sticker Chat that was launched as a dedicated app back in April has received an Auto Backup feature for easy transferring of data from one devic...
2019-08-01, 09:16

Anonymous chat apps fuels both free speech and cyberbullying When the anonymous social media app YOLO was launched in May 2019, it topped the iTunes downloads chart after just one week, despite the lack of a ma...
2019-07-21, 22:48

A Chat With Jia Tolentino, Woman Famous for Writing a Story About a Man Who Had Sex With a Dolphin Jia Tolentino, a staff writer at the New Yorker, is on the precipice of releasing her first book, Trick Mirror, a collection of acutely observed essa...
2019-08-07, 06:00

YouTube creators will chat with famous authors in new series 'BookTube' YouTube will debut a new "book club" series on October 17th as a follow to its successful Michelle Obama special, which garnered over over 1.5 millio...
2019-10-11, 11:00

Twitter Leads $100 Million Funding in Vernacular Chat App ShareChat "Twitter and ShareChat are aligned on the broader purpose of serving the public conversation, helping the world learn faster and solve common challen...
2019-08-17, 08:32

Facebook’s new Portal TV turns your television into a video chat monitor The average Facebook user out there likely wasn’t secretly hoping the world’s biggest social networking company (and frequent privacy flo...
2019-09-19, 10:00

Facebook to unveil new versions of Portal video chat devices this autumn Facebook Inc plans to release new versions of its Portal video chatting devices this autumn, the company's vice president of AR/VR, Andrew Bosworth, ...
2019-06-11, 08:48

Iran's foreign minister sanctioned after declining Trump's 'chat' invitation Mohammad Javad Zarif says he was invited for White House talks and threatened with sanctions if he did not attendIran’s foreign minister has said he ...
2019-08-06, 04:16

Facebook approaches Netflix, Disney to support TV chat device: The Information Facebook Inc has approached Netflix Inc, Walt Disney Co and other media companies about putting their streaming services on a new Facebook device for...
2019-07-31, 19:00

Facebook to unveil new versions of Portal video chat devices this fall Facebook Inc plans to release new versions of its Portal video chatting devices this fall, the company's vice president of AR/VR Andrew Bosworth said...
2019-06-11, 06:32

PlayStation Preview update brings 16-player parties and chat transcription PlayStation 4 gamers could soon have access to bigger party sizes. In a blog post by Sony, the company announced it was testing a number of new updat...
2019-06-04, 15:48

Facebook warns flaw in Messenger Kids app let children chat with strangers A "technical error" in the app meant it was possible for a child to enter a group chat with friends-of-friends who hadn't been approved by their...
2019-07-23, 19:16

Liverpool Q&A: Get your questions in for LIVE Super Cup chat with correspondent David Lynch An early piece of silverware and bragging rights are up for grabs in Istanbul on Wednesday evening as Liverpool take on Chelsea in the Uefa Super Cup...
2019-08-13, 18:00

Capgemini: Consumers increasingly prefer voice and chat assistants to humans The Capgemini Research Institute today released a report that says users are showing a clear preference for voice and chat assistants over humans age...
2019-09-05, 16:32

Mexican president pitches universal internet in chat with Facebook's Zuckerberg Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said he spoke with Facebook Inc's Mark Zuckerberg on Tuesday, inviting the social media tycoon to partn...
2019-06-19, 06:16

EVE Online Feels Empty After In-Game Event Hides Players In Chat Parts of EVE Online have changed radically in the last week, altering the way that some people play the game. Typically, when a player’s ship enters ...
2019-07-18, 21:16

Amazon open-sources its Topical Chat data set of over 4.7 million words Amazon today released a data set -- the Topical Chat data set -- intended to help support high-quality research in the field of dialogue systems.Read...
2019-09-18, 06:32

UPDATE 1-Mexican president pitches universal internet in chat with Facebook's Zuckerberg Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said he spoke with Facebook Inc's Mark Zuckerberg on Tuesday, inviting the social media tycoon to partn...
2019-06-19, 08:32

Two Months After Turning Off Local Chat And Angering Players, EVE Online Is Back To Normal After 66 days in darkness, EVE Online is turning the lights back on: The infamous Nullsec blackout came to an end on Monday, enabling players to once...
2019-09-18, 22:00

World Leaders’ G7 Expectations: A Nice Chat, Some Good Wine, No Unity With Trump America’s closest allies meet this weekend and have all but given up on producing the kind of consensus about global issues that has been the summit’...
2019-08-23, 19:48

Agora.io lets game developers embed video chat in Unity games Agora.io, a voice and video streaming platform, announced that game developers can now easily embed high-quality video chat in their Unity games.Read...
2019-06-21, 06:00

Ubisoft Will Ban Players Who Crashed Rainbow Six Siege Matches By Spamming Chat Symbols Ubisoft just fixed an exploit that was allowing Rainbow Six Siege players to force their opponents to lag by filling up the game’s chat window with r...
2019-07-10, 20:48

Ocasio-Cortez leads critics of video showing Ivanka Trump G20 chat First daughter attempts to talk with May, Macron and moreNew York Democrat laments damage to ‘diplomatic standing’The French government on Saturday r...
2019-06-30, 19:16

National Security Advisor Ajit Doval's Chat With Sheep Traders In Kashmir National Security Advisor Ajit Doval, who is camping in Jammu and Kashmir amid a lockdown over centre's decision to scrap special status to the state...
2019-08-10, 15:32

UPDATE 1-Facebook to unveil new versions of Portal video chat devices this autumn Facebook Inc plans to release new versions of its Portal video chatting devices this autumn, the company's vice president of AR/VR, Andrew Bosworth, ...
2019-06-11, 06:32

Everything Jim Cramer on 'Mad Money,' including Trump impeachment, Bob Iger chat, new GW Pharma drug Jim Cramer reacts to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's move to open an impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump, talks with Disney CEO about h...
2019-09-25, 12:00

New Instagram chat app will encourage you to share location and real-time data with ‘close friends’ After killing Direct, which was supposed to be Instagram’s own messaging system, Facebook is going to unveil a new chat app that will be tied t...
2019-08-27, 15:48

Dota 2 Fans' Reactions To Hong Kong Protests Take Over Twitch Chat Of $33 Million Tournament We’re just days away from the biggest Dota 2 event of the year, the annual International tournament with its $33 million prize pool. Normally, this w...
2019-08-16, 13:00

Watch Killer Mike chat with Bernie Sanders about health care and economic disparity It’s no secret that Killer Mike loves the hell out of Bernie Sanders. The Atlanta rapper endorsed Sanders hard during his 2016 presidential campaign,...
2019-08-30, 16:48

Jack Grealish targeting England spot at Euro 2020 after inspirational John Terry chat Jack Grealish is confident of forcing himself into Gareth Southgate's England plans after a conversation with John Terry convinced the Aston Villa ca...
2019-09-20, 08:32

Should PM Johnson Resign? Trump Says: "He's Not Going Anywhere" U.S. President Donald Trump dismissed British opposition demands that Prime Minister Boris Johnson resign after the Supreme Court ruled he had acted ...
2019-09-25, 04:00

Jofra Archer interview: Australia's terrible chat, unlikely idol Craig Kieswetter and why Test cricket is king If you are one of almost a quarter of a million people — and counting — following Jofra Archer on Twitter, you will know quite how much cricket the 2...
2019-08-29, 12:48

Nissan Not Considering Asking CEO Saikawa To Resign At The Moment Nissan Motor Co is not considering asking embattled Chief Executive Hiroto Saikawa to resign now, two people with knowledge of the matter told Reuter...
2019-09-07, 13:00

Nissan not currently considering asking CEO Saikawa to resign: sources Nissan Motor Co is not currently considering asking embattled CEO Hiroto Saikawa to resign, two people with knowledge of the matter told Reuters on ...
2019-09-06, 10:32

UK finance minister to resign if Johnson becomes PM The UK's finance minister Philip Hammond has vowed to resign if Conservative Party leadership hopeful Boris Johnson becomes the next prime minister, ...
2019-07-21, 18:00

Italian Prime Minister says he must resign Italy's Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte told the Italian Senate that he will resign as he launched a scathing attack on the right-wing Interior Ministe...
2019-08-21, 01:48

"If He Is Honest..." BS Yeddyurappa Says HD Kumaraswamy Must Resign BJP leader BS Yeddyurappa's comment comes after Chief Minister HD Kumaraswamy declared on Friday that he would seek a trust vote on the floor of the ...
2019-07-14, 15:16

Sen. Johnny Isakson to resign at end of the year Sen. Johnny Isakson is resigning at the end of 2019 in the face of mounting health problems, adding another competitive seat as Republicans look to d...
2019-08-30, 11:48

Three British ministers set to resign if Johnson becomes PM: The Times Three British cabinet ministers are set to resign the day Boris Johnson, if as expected, becomes Britain's next prime minister, The Times newspaper r...
2019-07-19, 00:32

Hiroto Saikawa to resign as head of Nissan Nissan chief executive Hiroto Saikawa will resign effective Sept. 16, the company said Monday after he had been criticized for receiving inappropriat...
2019-09-09, 20:00

Schumer calls for Labor Sec to resign over Epstein Sen. Minority Leader Chuck Schumer and a growing list of Democrats say Labor Secretary Alexander Acosta should resign for his role in a 2008 plea dea...
2019-07-09, 18:48

Ready to resign? PM's spokesman says May is focused on Brexit British Prime Minister Theresa May is focused on the task at hand of getting her Brexit deal through parliament, her political spokesman said on Wedn...
2019-05-22, 15:48

Christine Lagarde To Resign As IMF Chief In September Christine Lagarde will resign from the International Monetary Fund on September 12 as she awaits final word on her nomination to the presidency of th...
2019-07-16, 23:48

Rep. Sean Duffy to resign from Congress in September Rep. Sean Duffy (R-Wis.) is leaving Congress next month — telling constituents Monday that he’s bowing out to care for his baby due in Oc...
2019-08-27, 02:48

Sri Lanka Muslim gov't leaders resign over allegations Sri Lankan Muslim politicians holding top government positions have resigned, saying they want to enable the government to investigate allegations ag...
2019-06-03, 19:32

| Italian PM says will resign if coalition squabbles persist Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte says he is ready to resign unless the two parties in the governing populist coalition - the League and the Five...
2019-06-04, 03:48

Nissan not considering asking CEO Saikawa to resign at the moment: sources Nissan Motor Co is not considering asking embattled Chief Executive Hiroto Saikawa to resign now, two people with knowledge of the matter told Reute...
2019-09-06, 06:00

Sri Lanka Muslim gov’t leaders resign over allegations COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — Sri Lankan Muslim politicians holding top government positions have resigned, saying they want to enable the government to ...
2019-06-03, 16:32

Top Democrat calls on FDA head to ban e-cigarettes or resign Senate Democratic Whip Dick Durbin called on Ned Sharpless, the acting head of the Food and Drug Administration, to resign if he does not ban e-cigar...
2019-09-07, 11:00

Nissan CEO Saikawa says ready to resign once successor is found Pressure is building for the succession process to be accelerated, and has the support of Renault, Nissan’s biggest investor and partner in the world...
2019-09-08, 20:32

Schalke chairman under pressure to resign over racist comments • Clemens Tönnies has apologised for remarks about Africa• DFB ethics committee to discuss case on 15 AugustSchalke chairman Clemens Tönnies is under...
2019-08-05, 12:48

"Will Resign From AAP Soon, But Stay On As Lawmaker," Declares Alka Lamba Disgruntled Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) legislator Alka Lamba today said that she was on the verge of resigning from the primary membership of the party ov...
2019-08-04, 13:32

Theresa May under pressure to resign after Brexit compromise shot down British Prime Minister Theresa May was under pressure Wednesday to scrap a planned vote on her Brexit blueprint - and to resign - after her attempt a...
2019-05-22, 15:16

Boris Johnson met with chorus of ‘Resign!’ at re-opened Parliament Britain’s leader Boris Johnson flew home early from New York to face a re-opened Parliament Wednesday — and was met with a raucous chorus...
2019-09-26, 10:00

Hong Kong leader denies Beijing won't let her resign Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam said on Tuesday she has never asked the Chinese government to let her resign to end the city's political crisis, respondi...
2019-09-03, 07:00

Nissan board has no plans to ask CEO Saikawa to resign, report says Nissan's board is expected to discuss potential disciplinary action against CEO Hiroto Saikawa on Monday after he admitted to being overpaid in viola...
2019-09-06, 12:32

Wisconsin Rep. Sean Duffy to resign from Congress next month Republican Wisconsin Rep. Sean Duffy announced Monday he will resign next month, to focus on his family and the health of his arriving daughter, who ...
2019-08-27, 16:16

Italy's Prime Minister attacks Salvini and says he'll resign Italy's Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte told the Italian Senate that he would resign as he launched a scathing attack on right-wing Interior Minister M...
2019-08-20, 18:48

The Latest: Opposition leader calls for Johnson to resign Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn has told his party conference that Prime Minister Boris Johnson should resign “and become the shortest serving prim...
2019-09-24, 13:00

Tennessee’s embattled House speaker to resign in August NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee’s embattled House speaker has announced he’ll resign from his leadership position on Aug. 2 after a vot...
2019-06-04, 23:48

Embattled Nissan C.E.O. Hiroto Saikawa to Resign, Carmaker Says Mr. Saikawa’s departure follows months of speculation about his ability to manage the Japanese carmaker since the ouster of its former chairman, Carl...
2019-09-09, 19:00

British PM Theresa May to resign next month over Brexit gridlock British Prime Minister Theresa May announced Friday she will resign next month, following three years of failing to solidify a deal to leave the Euro...
2019-05-24, 21:32

Republican who blamed shootings on gay marriage urged to resign Ohio state representative’s screed against cannabis and liberal ‘snowflakes’ goes too far even for her own partyA Republican state representative in ...
2019-08-07, 04:32

UK ministers could resign in battle over suspending parliament: BBC reporter Some British cabinet ministers could resign on Thursday to vote to block Theresa May's successor as prime minister from suspending parliament, the po...
2019-07-18, 00:16

Gillibrand on calling for Al Franken to resign: 'I was not going to remain silent' Democratic presidential candidate Kirsten Gillibrand defended her call in 2017 for former Minnesota Senator Al Franken to resign amid sexual miscondu...
2019-06-03, 14:16

Joe Biden's Son To Resign From Chinese Company's Board This Month Hunter Biden, facing increasing questions about his work for a Chinese investment company, will step down from his position as a board director this ...
2019-10-14, 13:48

U.S. energy secretary denies report about plan to resign U.S. Energy Secretary Rick Perry said on Monday he had no plans to resign now or next month, denying a report that he was expected to announce his re...
2019-10-07, 16:32

Tennessee’s House speaker to resign after no confidence vote NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee’s embattled House Speaker Glen Casada says he plans to resign following a vote of no confidence by his Republ...
2019-05-21, 18:48

36 UP Congress Leaders Resign As Election Fallout Spreads As many as 36 office-bearers of Uttar Pradesh Congress Committee resigned from their posts on Saturday continuing the spate of resignations in the pa...
2019-06-29, 22:48

Time To Fix Accountability; Sack Not Resign: Congress' Pramod Tiwari All those who are responsible should give their resignation and Rahul Gandhi should remain as the party president, said Congress leader Pramod Tiwari...
2019-05-28, 16:00

Sen. Johnny Isakson says he will resign at the end of the year, citing health problems The Georgia Republican is stepping down in the middle of his third term, putting the seat into play in next year’s election. Democrat Stacey Abrams s...
2019-08-28, 23:16

Rahul Gandhi's "Offer To Resign Suicidal," Says Lalu Yadav Rahul Gandhi's offer to resign as Congress president is suicidal and will amount to falling into the BJP's trap, jailed Bihar politician Lalu Yadav h...
2019-05-28, 12:48

Victoria's Secret Parent's Longtime Marketing Chief to Resign L Brands said Edward Razek, its longtime chief marketing officer, will step down from his role, as the parent company of Victoria’s Secret faces back...
2019-08-05, 23:32

All 9 of Sri Lanka’s Muslim Ministers Resign, as Bombing Backlash Intensifies The resignations were in response to a hunger strike by a Buddhist monk who said he would fast until he died unless one of the ministers, as well as ...
2019-06-04, 05:48

Thousands of Czechs demand premier, justice minister resign PRAGUE (AP) — Thousands of Czechs have rallied to demand the resignation of Prime Minister Andrej Babis and his new justice minister as protests are ...
2019-06-11, 22:32

Jharkhand Congress Chief Becomes 4th State Party President To Resign Taking responsibility of the party's debacle in the recently held Lok Sabha elections, Jharkhand Pradesh Congress Committee (PCC) president Ajoy Kuma...
2019-05-27, 22:48

Will Resign As Legislator, Says Suspended Congress Leader Roshan Baig In more trouble for the coalition government in Karnataka hit by a flurry of resignations by legislators, disgruntled Congress leader R Roshan Baig, ...
2019-07-08, 23:32

UPDATE 1-Italian bond yields tumble as PM Conte set to resign Italy's bond yields tumbled on Tuesday and its bond yield premia over safe-haven benchmark Germany narrowed after Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte said ...
2019-08-20, 19:16

3 of ousted West Virginia bishop's top priests resign jobs Three priests have lost their high-ranking positions in West Virginia after a church investigation reportedly accused them of enabling predatory and ...
2019-06-11, 18:16

Sen. Durbin to acting FDA chief: take 'decisive' action on vaping or resign Senate Minority Whip Dick Durbin threatened acting FDA Commissioner Ned Sharpless to take "decisive action" to curb teen vaping, such as banning flav...
2019-09-06, 23:32

'The timing is right': Jill Ellis to resign after helming USA's World Cup double The Portsmouth native is stepping down after becoming the first coach to win back-to-back World Cups in 81 yearsAfter winning back-to-back World Cups...
2019-07-31, 19:32

Moldova caretaker govt to resign but demands an early vote CHISINAU, Moldova (AP) — A caretaker Democratic Party-led government in Moldova says it will resign in order to end a power struggle that has heighte...
2019-06-14, 19:32

Nissan’s CEO Hiroto Saikawa Is Facing Renewed Pressure to Resign TOKYO (AP) — Nissan Chief Executive Hiroto Saikawa acknowledged Monday that he is working to pass over the helm at the Japanese automaker to th...
2019-09-09, 13:32

Hong Kong protesters march demanding leader resign Chief Executive Carrie Lam has apologized for her handling of the contentious extradition bill after protesters called for her resignation. The city'...
2019-06-16, 19:16

Nissan CEO Saikawa tells some executives he plans to resign, report says The report from Japan's Nikkei newspaper comes days after Saikawa admitted he was overpaid in violation of internal procedures, following a company i...
2019-09-08, 19:32

Nissan CEO Saikawa tells some executives he plans to resign: Nikkei Nissan Motor Co Chief Executive Hiroto Saikawa has told some executives he plans to resign, the Nikkei newspaper reported on Sunday, in what would m...
2019-09-08, 17:32

The Latest: Lawmaker asked to resign if abuse charge true LUCEDALE, Miss. (AP) — The Latest on a Mississippi lawmaker accused of punching his wife (all times local): 5:30 p.m. Mississippi’s House speak...
2019-05-22, 01:16

Faraday Future CEO will reportedly resign as part of restructuring plan Faraday Future isn't just relying on its recent bailout to bring its electric car plans back on track. According to Pandaily, it's embarki...
2019-08-28, 04:16

Britain's Hammond 'prepared to resign' over May's spending plans: ITV, citing PA British finance minister Philip Hammond is "prepared to resign" over Prime Minister Theresa May's legacy spending plans, ITV said on Tuesday, citing ...
2019-06-18, 10:16

Democrats call for labor chief to resign over Epstein deal U.S. Democratic lawmakers on Tuesday called for Labor Secretary Alexander Acosta to resign amid renewed concerns over the way the former federal pros...
2019-07-09, 18:16

Hong Kong’s leader shelves extradition bill but won’t resign Hong Kong’s leader Carrie Lam said on Tuesday she would shelve a controversial extradition bill that sparked days of protests by millions of pe...
2019-06-18, 17:16

Police fire tear gas at protesters calling for PR governor to resign Police clad in riot gear fired tear-gas canisters at protesters who marched through the streets of Puerto Rico’s capitol city Monday night, dem...
2019-07-23, 12:16

Russian reporters resign after co-workers fired over Putin story The entire political staff at one of Russia’s most prominent newspapers resigned Monday in protest against its billionaire publisher — wh...
2019-05-21, 19:48

Jersey Shore fire chiefs too unqualified to keep positions, resign The ax got brought down Monday in Sea Isle City, New Jersey, on some of the local fire department’s top brass — who reportedly “lac...
2019-07-09, 04:48

Dan Coats disrupted meeting to urge Sue Gordon to resign: Report Outgoing Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats disrupted a meeting his deputy, Sue Gordon, was holding on election security to urge her to resi...
2019-08-10, 03:32

Israelis call for education minister to resign over gay conversion remarks Hundreds protest in Tel Aviv after Rafi Peretz says gay conversion ‘therapy’ worksHundreds of demonstrators have called on Israel’s new education min...
2019-07-15, 19:32

Sheriff overseeing troubled Ohio county jail to resign CLEVELAND (AP) — A sheriff who oversees a troubled county jail in Cleveland says he plans to resign this summer for personal reasons. Clifford Pinkne...
2019-05-25, 17:16

Hong Kong protests: Carrie Lam denies offering to resign Leader says she wants to remain in job, but doesn’t deny authenticity of leaked audio recording saying otherwise as arrests continueHong Kong’s embat...
2019-09-03, 17:32

Will Rahul Gandhi Resign? Congress's What-Went-Wrong Meet Today The top leadership body of the Congress will meet today to discuss what went down for them in the national election after the National Democratic All...
2019-05-25, 06:32

UK finance minister Hammond to resign on Wednesday over no-deal Brexit Britain's finance minister Philip Hammond said on Sunday he would resign on Wednesday before his expected sacking by the favourite to become Bri...
2019-07-21, 17:48

Police create 'chat benches' to combat loneliness One English police department is tackling elderly isolation with “chat benches”. Buzz60’s Sean Dowling has more.    ...
2019-07-17, 15:16

Congress Worker Threatens Suicide Over Rahul Gandhi's Decision To Resign A Congress worker threatened to commit suicide by trying to hang himself from a tree outside the party's headquarters in Delhi if Rahul Gandhi does n...
2019-07-02, 16:00

Schumer: Labor Secretary Acosta should resign over Jeffrey Epstein case Sen. Chuck Schumer on Tuesday called for Labor Secretary Alexander Acosta to resign over his handling of convicted pedophile Jeffrey Epstein’s Florid...
2019-07-09, 19:16

House Speaker Pelosi calls for Acosta to resign over Epstein deal U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi called for President Donald Trump's Labor secretary, Alexander Acosta, to resign amid renewed concerns over his handl...
2019-07-09, 16:01

Rockets' Daryl Morey should resign to preserve the NBA’s revenue, investments and goodwill Doing business in China is different. We aren’t in America, and the NBA knows this, writes Stanley Chao, managing director for All In Consulting. &#...
2019-10-11, 07:00

Adam Schiff encourages intelligence leaders to consider 'the example of Secretary Mattis' and resign House Intelligence Chairman Adam Schiff predicts two top officials will resist President Trump's move to declassify intelligence related to the Russi...
2019-05-28, 01:32

UPDATE 2-Nissan CEO Saikawa tells some executives he plans to resign - Nikkei Nissan Motor Co Chief Executive Hiroto Saikawa has told some executives he plans to resign, the Nikkei newspaper reported on Sunday, in what would ma...
2019-09-08, 18:32

Nancy Pelosi calls for labor secretary to resign over Epstein deal House Speaker Nancy Pelosi called for Labor Secretary Alex Acosta to resign for negotiating a plea deal with Jeffrey Epstein that allowed the multimi...
2019-07-09, 19:16

"Act Or Resign": Upendra Kushwaha Attacks Nitish Kumar Over Child Deaths Former Union Minister and RLSP chief Upendra Kushwaha today said Chief Minister Nitish Kumar is responsible for the deaths of children due to encepha...
2019-06-23, 23:16

O’Rourke calls on Trump to resign over Ukraine controversy, says it would ‘bring the country together’ Democratic 2020 hopeful Beto O’Rourke on Saturday called on President Trump to resign over the controversy surrounding Trump’s July call with the Ukr...
2019-09-28, 22:32

Trump calls on Adam Schiff to resign for allegedly lying to Congress President Trump on Friday called on Rep. Adam Schiff to resign, accusing the Democratic chairman of the House Intelligence Committee of “fraudulently...
2019-09-27, 19:32

Hong Kong protesters begin rally demanding leader resign Protesters in Hong Kong are demanding the city's leader step down and completely withdraw an extradition bill. Chief Executive Carrie Lam has only su...
2019-06-16, 09:32

Hong Kong leader suggests end to extradition bill, refuses to resign Amid violent demonstrations protesting an extradition bill, Hong Kong’s leader Wednesday refused to say the bill would be withdrawn but said it would...
2019-06-20, 23:16

Theresa May Will Resign as British Prime Minister After Failing to Deliver Brexit Theresa May will resign as leader of Britain’s ruling Conservative Party on June 7, she announced on the steps of 10 Downing Street on Friday m...
2019-05-24, 19:32

Senator Warren asks former FDA chief Gottlieb to resign from Pfizer board U.S. Senator Elizabeth Warren urged former U.S. Food and Drug Administration Commissioner Scott Gottlieb to immediately step down from Pfizer Inc's b...
2019-07-02, 20:48

Female activists demand Iranian Supreme Leader Khamenei resign Fourteen women in Iran have released a declaration calling for Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, the Islamic country's supreme leader, to step down. Some see t...
2019-08-16, 19:32

Germany's von der Leyen to resign as defense minister regardless of European Parliament vote The European Union's conservative nominee to head the executive Commission, Ursula von der Leyen, said on Monday she would step down as German defens...
2019-07-15, 18:32

Hong Kong's embattled leader denies offering to resign over protests Hong Kong's embattled leader Carrie Lam has insisted she has never asked the Chinese government to let her resign to end the city's political crisis ...
2019-09-03, 11:32

Italian PM Giuseppe Conte slams deputy, says he'll resign over political crisis Amid a political crisis and another election, Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte said Tuesday he'll resign -- as the nation is being driven into c...
2019-08-20, 20:48

UPDATE 2-Trump says he wouldn't stop Fed Chair Powell if he offered to resign U.S. President Donald Trump sharply criticized Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell on Friday and said he wouldn't try to stop the chief U.S. centr...
2019-08-24, 13:48

Acting intel chief Joseph Maguire denies report that he threatened to resign Acting Director of National Intelligence Joseph Maguire denied a report by The Washington Post Wednesday that he had threatened to resign amid the cl...
2019-09-26, 02:01

Trump calls for Schiff to resign, attacks Biden and whistleblower at private event On Twitter, Trump accused the Democratic congressman of "completely" changing the words of the phone call to make him "sound horrible" and appear "gu...
2019-09-28, 01:32

An Iowa agency director emailed Tupac lyrics to 4,300 employees. He was asked to resign Iowa Department of Human Services Director Jerry Foxhoven routinely sent messages to employees lauding the late rapper Tupac Shakur.   ...
2019-07-17, 15:16

Massive Protest in Prague Calls for Prime Minister Andrej Babis to Resign (PRAGUE) — The biggest anti-government protest in Prague since the 1989 pro-democratic Velvet Revolution is underway as Czechs urge Prime Minis...
2019-06-23, 22:16

North Carolina Insurance Regulator Calls for State's Blue Cross CEO to Resign North Carolina Insurance Commissioner Mike Causey said the board of Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina “covered up” charges against its CEO...
2019-09-26, 01:32

Warren calls on ex-FDA chief Gottlieb to resign from Pfizer board, says it 'smacks of corruption' "This kind of revolving door influence-peddling smacks of corruption, and makes the American people rightly cynical and distrustful," Warren said in ...
2019-07-02, 21:48

Word of Jeffrey Epstein's $200K donation causes senior MIT lab staffer to resign Controversy surrounding Jeffrey Epstein's donations to the MIT lab date back to 2015. He reportedly gave over $200,000.     ...
2019-08-22, 10:16

Hong Kong Protests Live Updates: Fresh Calls for Carrie Lam to Resign Newly emboldened by protests and the delay of debate over the extradition law, some politicians and officials are calling on Hong Kong’s leader to st...
2019-06-13, 11:16

Tesla short-seller David Einhorn calls on Elon Musk to resign A prominent hedge fund manager is calling on Tesla Chief Executive Elon Musk to resign following reports that the electric automaker’s solar panels h...
2019-08-24, 04:48

Hong Kong Activist Walks Free, Calls On Pro-Beijing Leader To Resign Hong Kong democracy activist Joshua Wong called on the city's pro-Beijing leader Carrie Lam to resign after he walked free from prison on Monday, as ...
2019-06-17, 08:16

Alabama’s Republican governor apologizes for wearing blackface in college, refuses to resign Gov. Kay Ivey joins the ever-growing collection of white politicians to face scrutiny and scorn for their caricatures of black people inspired by min...
2019-08-30, 03:48

Italian Prime Minister Conte to resign, blames his rebellious deputy Salvini Italian Premier Giuseppe Conte announced his resignation Tuesday, blaming his rebellious deputy prime minister, Matteo Salvini.    &#...
2019-08-21, 00:16

Wilbur Ross faces calls to resign after report he threatened firings over 'Sharpiegate' Commerce secretary reportedly made threats at Noaa after agency contradicted Trump’s false claim on Hurricane DorianThe US secretary of commerce, Wil...
2019-09-10, 13:32

26 Shiv Sena Corporators, 300 Workers Resign To Protest BJP Seat-Share Deal Twenty-six Shiv Sena corporators and nearly 300 workers sent letters of resignation to party chief Uddhav Thackeray today, in a setback to the BJP-Sh...
2019-10-10, 13:00

Punjab Congress Chief Who Lost To Sunny Deol Joins 'I Resign' List Punjab Congress chief Sunil Jakhar, who lost the Gurdaspur seat to actor-politician Sunny Deol, has stepped down from his post - the latest in a stri...
2019-05-27, 16:01

7 police officers resign after offensive Facebook posts bashing immigrants, Muslims The Philadelphia Police Department says seven officers whose Facebook posts were flagged in an investigation have resigned.     ...
2019-08-01, 19:32

Hunter Biden says he will resign from Chinese company board and won’t take foreign work if his father is president Positions by Joe Biden’s son in Ukraine and China have become flash points in the presidential campaign and led to Trump’s phone call that is at cent...
2019-10-14, 15:16

Black Police Officer Says He Was Forced to Resign, Told He Was a 'Disgrace' to Uniform After Wearing an Afro Wig A Georgia police officer is calling out Dekalb County Sheriff Jeffrey Mann after being forced to resign just three days before his retirement. The of...
2019-10-07, 23:32

British Prime Minister Theresa May resists pressure to resign over tattered Brexit deal Amid a feverish mood as rumors and plots swirled through Parliament, Conservative lawmakers set up a showdown meeting with Theresa May for Friday. &...
2019-05-22, 23:48

Trump praises Acosta,who faces growing calls to resign over earlier Epstein case House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Senate Minority Leader Charles E. Schumer were among the Democrats calling on the president’s labor secretary to step ...
2019-07-10, 06:32

Republican Rep. Sean Duffy to resign next month, cites health complications with child due in October In a statement, the Wisconsin congressman said it is “the right time for me to take a break from public service in order to be the support my wife, b...
2019-08-26, 19:16

Hong Kong protest: freed pro-democracy activist calls for HK leader Carrie Lam to resign Hong Kong's most prominent student activist today demanded the territory's leader resign as he was released from prison — and immediately joined fres...
2019-06-17, 17:32

‘Shameful:’ Toronto man who lost family in Boeing 737 plane crash demands execs resign Paul Njoroge, who lost his wife and three young children in the crash of a Boeing 737 MAX plane in Ethiopia, is set to testify before U.S. Congress o...
2019-07-17, 19:16

Keep Ya Head Up: Iowa Official and Tupac Superfan Forced to Resign After Sending Mass Email Quoting the Rapper Jerry Foxhoven—his real name, not his rap name—was the director of Iowa’s social services agency. He was also a huge fan of late rapper Tupac Shakur ...
2019-07-18, 09:48

Iowa agency director who hosted 'Tupac Fridays' for years asked to resign soon after mass rap lyrics email A 66-year-old Iowa state official was asked to resign last month days after he sent an agency-wide email to 4,300 employees highlighting lyrics from ...
2019-07-17, 20:32

Boris Johnson hints he will refuse to resign if Supreme Court rules he misled Queen over Parliament shutdown Boris Johnson has hinted that he would refuse to resign if the Supreme Court today rules that he abused his powers as prime minister by proroguing Pa...
2019-09-24, 17:00

Puerto Rico set to get its third governor in less than a week Puerto Rico will get its third governor in less than a week on Wednesday just hours after the bankrupt U.S. territory's supreme court ruled that...
2019-08-08, 04:32

Puerto Rico celebrates 0725 Puerto Ricans celebrate early Thursday in Old San Juan following Gov. Ricardo Rosselló's resignation, effective Aug. 2.   ...
2019-07-25, 07:16

Puerto Rico Braces for Possible Hurricane Forecasters said Tropical Storm Dorian would move through the Caribbean and might approach Puerto Rico as a Category 1 hurricane before making landfa...
2019-08-27, 19:16

Puerto Rico had three governors in a week. Now what? Puerto Rico's political turmoil culminated with a stretch when it had three governors in less than a week. Where does the U.S. territory stand n...
2019-08-16, 14:32

AT&T to Sell Puerto Rico Business AT&T has agreed to sell its Puerto Rican and U.S. Virgin Islands businesses to Liberty Latin America for $1.95 billion in cash, a move that could all...
2019-10-09, 15:00

Puerto Rico streets 072419 Puerto Ricans wait for Gov. Ricardo Rosselló's reported resignation on Wednesday night in the streets of Old San Juan.    ...
2019-07-25, 07:16

Trump Locates the Most Offensive Possible Take on Puerto Rico President Donald Trump welcomed Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan to the White House on Monday, where he used the foreign head of state’s visit to ...
2019-07-22, 23:00

The Latest: Trump says he’s ‘best thing’ for Puerto Rico President Donald Trump says he’s “the best thing that ever happened to Puerto Rico” and he’s renewing his attacks on the U.S. territory’s officials o...
2019-07-22, 22:01

Puerto Rico has new governor, but his stay may be short The handpicked successor to disgraced Puerto Rico Governor Ricardo Rossello was sworn in on Friday after Rossello stepped down, but lawyer Pedro Pier...
2019-08-03, 10:48

Puerto Rico’s capital is ready to welcome visitors again Like all members of the Greater Antilles squad these days, Puerto Rico has suffered a few hiccups: a crippled economy, a post-hurricane mop-up still ...
2019-08-17, 02:00

Puerto Rico’s Embattled Governor Says He Won’t Step Down, But Won’t Run Again (SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico) — Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rosselló said Sunday evening that he will not resign in the face of public furor over...
2019-07-22, 06:48

The Latest: Puerto Rico House OK’s Pierluisi Puerto Rico’s House of Representatives has voted to confirm Pedro Pierluisi as secretary of state, removing an important obstacle to him becoming gov...
2019-08-02, 23:00

Puerto Rico still unsure who’ll be governor within hours With less than four hours to go before Puerto Rico’s governor was expected to step down, his designated successor is trying to convince legislators t...
2019-08-02, 20:16

AT&T to Sell Puerto Rico Business as It Looks to Pay Down Debt AT&T agrees to sell its Puerto Rican and U.S. Virgin Islands businesses to Liberty Latin America for $1.95 billion in cash, allowing the telecom gian...
2019-10-09, 21:00

Puerto Rico set for political clash over next governor Puerto Rico's political crisis risked deepening on Thursday as lawmakers and street protesters opposed the Washington corporate lawyer tapped to repl...
2019-08-01, 15:48

Dorian now a hurricane as it bears down on Puerto Rico Dorian has been upgraded to a hurricane as the churning storm prepares to strike Puerto Rico on Wednesday — with 75-mph winds and heavy rains that co...
2019-08-28, 21:48

Puerto Ricans Are Furious at Their Dumb Government Only days after several former top officials in Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rosselló’s administration were arrested on corruption charges, the island’s ...
2019-07-15, 05:48

6.0-magnitude earthquake shakes Puerto Rico SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — A 6.0-magnitude earthquake struck near Puerto Rico late Monday, rousing and scaring many from their sleep in the U.S. territo...
2019-09-24, 08:00

Understanding the Anger Boiling Over in Puerto Rico Amid the massive protests in Puerto Rico, much of the focus of the demonstrators’ ire has been on a string of profanity-laced text messages in which ...
2019-07-25, 03:16

Puerto Ricans gather for protest to expel governor Puerto Ricans gathered for one of the biggest protests ever seen in the US territory, as irate islanders pledged to drive Gov. Rosselló from o...
2019-07-22, 21:48

Choice of Puerto Rico governor’s successor delayed Puerto Rico’s governing party is in full-blown crisis, with the confirmation of the nominee to succeed departing Gov. Ricardo Rosselló delayed into n...
2019-08-01, 21:16

Puerto Rico braces for flooding, landslides from TD Karen Forecasters say Tropical Depression Karen will unleash heavy rains across the northeastern Caribbean on Tuesday that could cause flooding and landsli...
2019-09-24, 08:32

Ex-education secretary, 5 others held in Puerto Rico probe Puerto Rico’s former secretary of education and 5 other people have been arrested on charges of steering federal money to unqualified, politically co...
2019-07-10, 19:48

The Latest: Puerto Rico governor preparing statement The spokesman for Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rosselló says the politician is preparing a message to the people of Puerto Rico and will address them dir...
2019-07-25, 01:32

Puerto Rico's new governor faces legal challenge Puerto Rico's newly installed governor and its Senate president faced off on Tuesday in written arguments submitted to the island's supreme court, wh...
2019-08-07, 02:00

Ricky Martin wants Puerto Rico Governor Rossello out Ricardo Rossello says he will not run for reelection as governor of Puerto Rico — but he also won't resign. The US territory is seething after chats ...
2019-07-22, 07:32

Puerto Rico’s Governor Resigned. It’s Still Not Clear Who Will Replace Him Ricardo Rosselló has resigned as the governor of Puerto Rico and a former congressman has been sworn in as his replacement, but experts say th...
2019-08-04, 05:48

Puerto Rico's new governor is challenged in court: newspaper The legitimacy of Puerto Rico's newly-installed governor has been challenged in court, the Wall Street Journal reported on Monday, adding further dra...
2019-08-05, 17:16

Lawsuits seek to oust Puerto Rico's new governor Puerto Rican officials filed two separate lawsuits on Monday asking the bankrupt U.S. territory's supreme court to remove newly installed Governor Pe...
2019-08-05, 21:00

New Puerto Rico governor finally overcoming challenges Puerto Rico’s new governor appears to be finally overcoming challenges to her authority following weeks of political turmoil on the U.S. territory, w...
2019-08-14, 22:00

Puerto Rico’s Bankruptcy Plan Is Almost Done, and It Could Start a Fight The island territory is preparing to present its complete restructuring plan for its $124 billion debt. Court challenges are almost certain, but if t...
2019-07-14, 23:01

Puerto Rico's new governor says she intends to remain in office The revolving door at the governor's office in Puerto Rico may finally stop with Wanda Vazquez, the newly sworn-in chief executive of the bankrupt U....
2019-08-09, 03:00

Puerto Rico: Protesters demand governor's resignation The leak of sexist and homophobic texts sent by Governor Ricardo Rossello sparked outrage on the island. His government has also been accused of corr...
2019-07-18, 07:48

Puerto Rico’s governor to quit Aug. 2 in face of protests Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rosselló has announced he will resign Aug. 2, conceding power after nearly two weeks of furious protests and political uphea...
2019-07-25, 09:16

Why You Need to Know About Puerto Rico's Protests and Governor Ricardo Rosselló In Puerto Rico, protests have taken over the country, calling for the resignation of their governor, Ricardo Rosselló—who is now expected to resign ...
2019-07-24, 20:32

| Puerto Ricans launch massive protest against governor Hundreds of thousands of angry protesters blocked the main road in Puerto Rico's capital in the largest demonstration yet seeking the resignation of ...
2019-07-23, 23:48

Puerto Rico is in turmoil. Here's how business on the island is being whipsawed Businesses in Puerto Rico are reeling from the political corruption of Governor Ricardo Rossello's administration. They are trying to maintain l...
2019-07-24, 16:48

Puerto Rico's ousted governor names successor Pedro Pierluisi has been sworn in as governor of Puerto Rico, though the US territory's Senate has yet to confirm the appointment. Disgraced Governor...
2019-08-03, 03:16

Gallup: 2 in 3 Americans support statehood for Puerto Rico While most Americans have consistently opposed making Washington, D.C., an official state, a new survey Thursday showed a good majority do favor givi...
2019-07-18, 21:16

'They believe we're criminals': black Puerto Ricans say they're a police target Activists say police racially profile black communities, despite Puerto Rico’s image as a melting pot without racial problemsWhen Nina Figueroa, 25, ...
2019-10-09, 21:32

Tropical Storm Dorian heading for Puerto Rico The Lesser Antilles are being put on alert for impacts from Tropical Storm Dorian ranging from strong winds and rough surf to localized flooding earl...
2019-08-26, 19:16

Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rossello says he will not run for re-election in 2020 Following days of mass protests, Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rossello announced Sunday that he will not seek reelection in 2020 though he refused to res...
2019-07-22, 09:00

Puerto Rico: Wanda Vazquez sworn in as new governor Wanda Vazquez became the second person to be sworn in as governor in less than a week. Puerto Rico has been marred by political turmoil and protests ...
2019-08-08, 08:32

Puerto Rico gov will not seek re-election, leaves his party Puerto Rico’s embattled governor says he will not seek re-election but will not resign as the island’s leader, though he will step down as head of hi...
2019-07-22, 02:16

HUD Delays Disaster Preparation Money for Puerto Rico The housing department announced that it would distribute funds for disaster prevention efforts to Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands after firs...
2019-08-03, 04:16

Wanda Vázquez sworn in as Governor of Puerto Rico Accompanied by her husband, Judge Jorge Diaz, and her daughter, Vazquez took the oath of office in the early evening at the Supreme Court before leav...
2019-08-08, 10:32

Puerto Rico Is on the Brink of Full-Blown Revolt The last decade in Puerto Rico has been a constant stream of disaster and oppression, from the U.S. government’s unelected fiscal control board and t...
2019-07-18, 19:48

Puerto Rico’s embattled governor says he won’t seek reelection Puerto Rico's embattled governor says he will not seek re-election but will not resign as the island's leader, though he will step down as head of hi...
2019-07-22, 00:32

Puerto Rico gets another governor after supreme court clears the way Puerto Rico got its third governor in less than a week on Wednesday just hours after the bankrupt U.S. territory's supreme court ruled that Pedro Pie...
2019-08-08, 08:00

Puerto Rico braces for flooding, landslides from Karen Forecasters say Tropical Storm Karen will unleash heavy rains across the northeastern Caribbean that could cause flooding and landslides in Puerto Ri...
2019-09-24, 13:00

Former Sahuarita student taken into custody in Puerto Rico for school threat SAHUARITA, Ariz. – A former Sahuarita Unified School District student was arrested in Puerto Rico Wednesday in connection to the recent social ...
2019-10-04, 06:00

Puerto Rico Protesters Get Creative: Dancing, Singing, Diving… On kayak and horseback, in prayer and cacophony, Puerto Ricans have been venting their political frustrations in a host of unconventional ways in rec...
2019-07-25, 00:48

Tropical Storm Dorian: Puerto Rico Is on Alert for Hurricane As the storm crossed into the eastern Caribbean, Puerto Rico was under a state of emergency and faced the possibility of being swiped again by a hurr...
2019-08-27, 23:48

Puerto Rico to close schools as TD Karen threatens flooding Puerto Rico is canceling classes and closing public agencies as Tropical Depression Karen approaches the U.S. territory and threatens to cause heavy ...
2019-09-24, 02:32

Puerto Rico legislature begins impeachment process against governor Puerto Rico's legislature has begun an impeachment process against Governor Ricardo Rosselló after an investigation into leaked chat messages found c...
2019-07-24, 22:48

No word from Puerto Rico governor as impeachment process begins Puerto Ricans waited for a promised announcement from their Governor Ricardo Rosselló on Wednesday as the island's legislature began an impeachment p...
2019-07-25, 06:16

Cellphones sought in Puerto Rico as political crisis deepens A Puerto Rico judge has issued search warrants for the cellphones of government officials tied to a crude and offensive online chat whose leak has se...
2019-07-23, 18:48

Puerto Ricans brace as Tropical Storm Dorian approaches Residents of Puerto Rico have battened down the hatches as Dorian approaches. Hundreds of emergency shelters have been opened, and a state of emergen...
2019-08-28, 00:48

Online lenders under investigation by regulators in 11 states, Puerto Rico The New York Department of Financial Services is leading an investigation into of a new breed of online lender that claims to provide advance payment...
2019-08-07, 01:32

Rivian will repurpose used EV batteries for solar power in Puerto Rico Rivian is known for pushing the boundaries of battery tech. Not only is the startup working on the first all-electric pickup for the US market, it�...
2019-06-14, 20:16

Spokesman: Puerto Rico governor preparing to address island A spokesman for Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rosselló says the politician is preparing a message to the people of the island and will address them direct...
2019-07-25, 01:32

Thousands of Puerto Ricans gather to demand governor's resignation Thousands of Puerto Ricans gathered Wednesday in the commonwealth capital of San Juan to demand the resignation of Gov. Ricardo Rosselló, the second ...
2019-07-18, 07:32

Puerto Rico Supreme Court Ousts New Governor and Another Is Sworn In Wanda Vázquez took the oath of office on Wednesday after the portion of the law cited to justify Pedro R. Pierluisi’s ascent last week was ruled unco...
2019-08-08, 01:32

7 striking photos show how massive the Puerto Rico protests really are Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rosselló has been deep in controversy over leaked text messages containing misogynistic and homophobic language. ...
2019-07-24, 00:16

HUD seeks financial probe of Puerto Rico agency set to get $8.2 billion Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson has asked the department’s inspector general to open a financial investigation into the Puerto Ric...
2019-09-11, 02:32

US politicians criticize embattled Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rosselló As protests against Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rosselló intensified on Monday, politicians on the US mainland joined the chorus of voices criticizing h...
2019-07-23, 05:01

Scandals and storms have left Puerto Rico drowning in debt The scandal engulfing Puerto Rico was most recently fueled by revelations in July that Gov. Richard Rosselló had exchanged sexist and homophobic mess...
2019-07-23, 12:16

Puerto Rico governor, aides ordered to turn over cellphones Federal authorities in Puerto Rico have ordered Gov. Ricardo Rosselló and 11 of his aides to turn over their cellphones as part of a growing probe in...
2019-07-23, 21:48

Puerto Rico's new governor sworn in, but Senate approval still needed The handpicked successor to disgraced Puerto Rico Governor Ricardo Rosselló was sworn in on Friday after Rossello stepped down, but lawyer Pedro Pier...
2019-08-03, 05:16

Jerry strengthens into a hurricane, eyes Puerto Rico and Bermuda Tropical Storm Jerry strengthened into a hurricane Thursday morning and is expected to pass north of Puerto Rico on Saturday and east of the Bahamas ...
2019-09-19, 21:00

Can Someone Tell Trump that Puerto Rico Is a Territory of the US? Maybe Then He’ll Stop Treating Them Like Trash Because the fear of another natural disaster isn’t enough to deal with, the people of Puerto Rico have to now deal with President Trump bashing them ...
2019-08-28, 22:16

Puerto Rico governor weighs future after protests -spokesman Puerto Rico Governor Ricardo Rosselló was weighing his political future on Wednesday after almost two weeks of protests demanding his resignation ove...
2019-07-24, 17:00

The once-untouchable Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rosselló: Can he survive? Embattled Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rosselló's political crisis deepened, massive protests continued unabated and calls for his ouster int...
2019-07-24, 00:16

Spain sink Puerto Rico as Scola shines for Argentina Spain celebrated their second successive win at the basketball World Cup in China after a commanding performance from their Toronto Raptors center Ma...
2019-09-03, 01:32

UPDATE 2-AT&T to sell certain assets in Puerto Rico, U.S. Virgin Islands for $1.95 bln AT&T Inc said on Wednesday it would sell its wireless and wireline operations in Puerto Rico and U.S. Virgin Islands to Liberty Latin America Ltd for...
2019-10-09, 22:32