(TOKYO) -- Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga will not seek re-election as president of the country's Liberal Democratic Party, effectively ending his term as prime minister after just one year. Suga told reporters Friday that he would instead work on policy measures, specifically highlighting efforts... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) — Some Democratic lawmakers are calling on House GOP Leader Kevin McCarthy to resign after he said over the weekend it would be "hard not to hit" House Speaker Nancy Pelosi with the speaker’s gavel he hopes to win if Republicans take back... Read More.
(TARRANT, Al.) -- An Alabama city council member is facing calls to resign after he used a racist slur while pointing toward a Black colleague during a meeting Monday night. John “Tommy” Bryant stood up and pointed at Black council member Veronica Freeman and said,... Read More.
(HOUSTON) -- Houston Rockets CEO Tad Brown on Friday announced he will resign at the close of the season, ESPN reports. "It's time to move on, and it's time to take on other adventures that we're looking forward to," Brown said. "It's been the greatest... Read More.
(BROOKLYN CENTER, Minn.) -- Minnesota police officer Kim Potter resigned from her position Tuesday after shooting and killing Daunte Wright, a 20-year-old Black man, at a traffic stop on Sunday, officials in Brooklyn Center, Minnesota, announced. Brooklyn Center Police Chief Tim Gannon also submitted his... Read More.
By BEN GITTLESON, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- President Joe Biden said in an exclusive interview with ABC News' George Stephanopoulos on Tuesday that New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo should resign if an investigation confirms claims he committed sexual harassment."I... Read More.
By MARLENE LENTHANG and AARON KATERSKY, ABC News(ALBANY, N.Y.) -- New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo doubled down on defending himself Friday afternoon, saying, despite mounting calls from state and national lawmakers to leave office over sexual misconduct allegations, "I will... Read More.
By ABC News(NEW YORK) -- New York political leaders including Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Grace Meng, Mondaire Jones, Rep. Jerry Nadler and Jamaal Bowman are all calling for New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo to resign after a number of sexual harassment... Read More.
By MARLENE LENTHANG, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Rep. Kathleen Rice has become the first New York Democrat in Congress to join mounting calls for Gov. Andrew Cuomo to resign after three women accused him of offensive behavior."The time... Read More.
By MEREDITH DELISO, ABC News(PIERRE, S.D.) -- Nearly a week after the South Dakota attorney general was charged with three misdemeanors for fatally striking a pedestrian on a highway last year, the South Dakota governor has called on him to... Read More.
BY: BEATRICE PETERSON, ABC NEWS (WASHINGTON) — Vice President-elect Kamala Harris is set to resign from the United States Senate on Monday but will not give a speech on the Senate floor which is not in session. The California native had already started the... Read More.
BY: ADIA ROBINSON, ABC NEWS (WASHINGTON) — Illinois Republican Rep. Adam Kinzinger called for President Donald Trump to resign on ABC's "This Week" Sunday, while in a separate interview Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez said that impeachment should "absolutely" be scheduled and that it should... Read More.