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Crown Heights »

Chair of Crown Heights Community Board Resigns Amid Rezoning Fight

Dwayne Nicholson resigned as a member and as the chairman of Brooklyn CB9, the board office said Monday.

New Dorp »

Michael Grimm to Resign From Congress After Pleading Guilty to Fraud

The Republican congressman announced he would resign from his post on Jan. 5.

Civic Center »

Bratton Says Role That Banks Rejected Was More Politics Than Policing

Chief Philip Banks III rejected the first deputy commissioner role.

Midtown »

Mayor and NYPD Boss Deny Rift in Wake of High-Profile Resignation

Days after NYPD Chief Philip Banks resigned, de Blasio and Bratton insisted they're on the same page.

Midtown »

Jill Abramson Steps Down as Executive Editor of The New York Times

Abramson, the first woman to lead the New York Times, will be replaced by Dean Baquet.

New Springville »

Rep. Grimm Steps Down from House Committee After Indictment

The Staten Island lawmaker temporarily resigned from his post on the committee.

New Dorp & South Beach »

Staten Island GOP Chair Resigns Due to Party Infighting

Bob Scamardella suddenly resigned on Monday as the chairman of the Staten Island Republican Party.

New York City »

MTA Chair Joseph Lhota Announces Resignation to Mull Run for Mayor

MTA Chairman Joseph Lhota said he will send his resignation letter to Gov. Cuomo.

Rockaway Park »

LIPA Head Resigns Amid Criticism Over Hurricane Sandy Response

Michael Hervey, acting CEO of LIPA, will leave at the end of the year.

New York City »

Anthony Weiner Quietly Ramping up Campaign Spending

Ex-Rep. Anthony Weiner appears to have opened a new campaign office, records show.

Manhattan »

Carriage Horse Vet Resigns From ASPCA

Dr. Pamela Corey was suspended after her necropsy of Charlie, a carriage horse, became controversial.

Downtown »

Cuomo Names New Port Authority Head, Outlines Plan to Nix LMDC

Gov. Andrew Cuomo has recommended that Patrick Foye replace Chris Ward as Executive Director of the Port Authority.

Manhattan »

Mayor Bloomberg's Poll Numbers Surge After Hurricane Irene

Mayor Michael Bloomberg's poll numbers are on the rise, thanks to widespread approval of his handling of Hurricane Irene, even as critics slammed the fact that he lied about his former staffer's arrest.

Manhattan »

Bloomberg Says Disclosing Deputy Mayor's Arrest Not His 'Responsibility'

Mayor Bloomberg refused to apologize for not disclosing the arrest of former Deputy Mayor Stephen Goldsmith in Washington, DC days before his resignation, according to online reports

Manhattan »

Public Advocate Slams Mayor for 'Lying' About Goldsmith Resignation

John Gambling, the co-host of Mayor Michael Bloomberg's radio show, also questioned the mayor for not disclosing former Deputy Mayor Stephen Goldsmith's arrest.