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The U.S. Treasury Department has blacklisted two North Korean shipping companies that operated a ship seized by Panama last year for carrying undeclared military equipment from Cuba.  (Photo credit should read PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)

Report: Va. GOP Accused Of Bribing Dem Senator, Daughter With Top Jobs

Virginia Republicans are being accused of bribing off a Democratic state senator by offering he and his daughter prestigious jobs in exchange for his resignation – giving the GOP control of the chamber and the ability to strike down Medicaid expansion through the Affordable Care Act.

06/09/2014

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Miss UMES Resigns After Bringing Marijuana to Court Hearing

Miss University of Maryland Eastern Shore is resigning after she was charged with disorderly conduct in an exchange with a campus police officer and later cited for marijuana possession.

02/28/2014

File photo of U.S. Rep. Trey Radel (R-Fla.). (credit: Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Florida Congressman Will Not Resign After D.C. Coke Bust

Congressman Trey Radel of Florida said he will not resign despite pleading guilty to cocaine possession charges.

12/19/2013

Pope Benedict XVI sits beside his personal secretary Georg Ganswein during his weekly audience on Feb. 13, 2013 in Vatican City. (credit: Franco Origlia/Getty Images)

Pope: I’m Stepping Down ‘For The Good Of The Church’

In his first public appearance since announcing his resignation, Pope Benedict XVI says he is stepping down “for the good of the church.”

02/13/2013

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Trouble Not Over For Jesse Jackson Jr.

Jesse Jackson Jr.’s resignation from Congress might end his once-promising political career but it doesn’t mark the end of troubles for the civil rights icon’s son.

11/22/2012

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Mason School Board Member Resigns After DUI Arrest

A member of the Mason County Board of Education facing bribery charges has resigned one day after she was arrested on a drunken-driving charge.

01/25/2012

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George Washington Professor Gives A’s To Entire Class Before Resigning

A George Washington University medical school professor has resigned after students complained that she never taught a required class and assigned all her students an “A” grade.

11/08/2011

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