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March 31, 2018 6:27 PM Eddie Izzard on Labour NEC after Christine Shawcroft resigns over anti-Semitism row

The comedian has been automatically elected to the National Executive Committee following Christine Shawcroft's resignation. Ms Shawcroft, a leading Corbyn ally, quit her role as chair of Labour's disputes panel on Thursday after admitting she was "wrong and misguided" to have sent an email calling for a Peterborough council candidate to have his suspension 41

March 28, 2018 7:40 AM School official accused of offensive remarks on black people

LEXINGTON, S.C. (AP) - A South Carolina school board member who is accused of posting offensive comments on social media about black people has resigned. WIS-TV reports that screenshots of Facebook comments made by an account associated with Grady V. Harmon may have been why he resigned from the Lexington County School District One Board of Trustees 24

March 22, 2018 12:40 AM Woman in affair that led US rep to resign still wants to run

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) - A woman whose affair with a married eight-term Pennsylvania congressman led to his resignation says bad weather prevented her from filing paperwork on time to run for a U.S. House seat in Pittsburgh. A lawyer for Shannon Edwards said in a statement Wednesday evening that she'll seek a court order to get on the ballot for the Republican 18

March 21, 2018 11:04 PM Lee Bowyer set for Charlton caretaker manager role despite Addicks rejecting Karl Robinson resignation

Charlton are set to offer Lee Bowyer his first chance in management as caretaker when Karl Robinson departs. The Addicks rejected Robinson’s resignation on Wednesday but his departure is believed to be imminent. Sportsmail understands Bowyer is the man to placed in temporary charge, with club captain Johnnie Jackson expected to act as his No 2. Bowyer’s 51

March 7, 2018 9:29 PM US metal tariffs: Mexico and Canada may be exempt, White House says

Canada and Mexico may be exempt from US plans to impose tariffs on metal imports, the White House says. Other countries may also see "carve-outs" on national security grounds, press secretary Sarah Sanders said. US President Donald Trump has said steel products will face a 25% tariff, with 10% on aluminium goods. But there are fears the plans could spark 31

March 7, 2018 6:40 AM Economic adviser quits White House over trade tariffs

Gary Cohn, director of the National Economic Council, is the latest in a long list of resignations from Donald Trump's cabinet. Gary Cohn, viewed as a voice for Wall Street, resigned after battling with the president over his plans to impose hefty steel and aluminium import tariffs. The 57-year-old, who was a key architect in Mr Trump's tax reforms 66

February 27, 2018 3:58 AM PICTURED: Media adviser who quit after his meme about Barnaby Joyce having to sit on the backbench next to 'weird kid' Tony Abbott went viral

Ryan Hadjimihalakis was the Western Australian media adviser behind the meme mocking Tony Abbott and Barnaby Joyce emailed to journalists on Monday. The 29-year-old Liberal staffer worked for Forrest MP Nola Marino, in the South West town of Bunbury, and resigned from his position shortly after the blast was sent. Sent without a subject line, his email 19

February 22, 2018 4:28 AM North Qld nursing home hires nurse adviser

Embattled North Queensland aged care provider Carinity has appointed a nurse adviser to look at ways to improve its Townsville facility as it faces investigations into the suspicious deaths of five patients. Police, the coroner and health regulators are investigating the deaths at the Baptist-run Fairfield Grange home after three registered nurses were sacked 17

January 20, 2018 2:00 PM Ambulance boss resigns from post days after whistleblower claims

THE resignation of the medical director of the ambulance trust has been announced just days after a whistleblower claimed 20 people died due to delayed ambulances. Mark Patten is leaving his role at the East of England Ambulance Service NHS Trust after handing in his resignation in November. He said: “It is a personal decision to return to full-time 28

January 3, 2018 9:13 AM Kentucky lawmakers to attend anti-harassment training

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) - Kentucky lawmakers must attend training to prevent sexual harassment, one day after the House speaker temporarily ceded power while investigators probe a secret sexual harassment settlement signed by four Republicans. Jeff Hoover had announced he would resign as speaker two months ago shortly after acknowledging he secretly settled 19