Lawndale Superintendent’s $663K Salary Sparks Call For School Board’s Recall, Criminal Investigation
The revelation that the superintendent of a tiny Southern California school district earned more than President Barack Obama last year sparked calls Tuesday for his resignation, a criminal investigation and a recall of the school board.
Department of Water and Power General Manager Ron Nichols will step down from his post of three years at the end of the month, Mayor Eric Garcetti announced Thursday.
Republican state Sen. Bill Emmerson announced Friday that he is resigning in midterm, citing his waning enthusiasm for a job he has held since 2010.
Deasy says he isn’t talking until Tuesday.
The executive director for the Port of Los Angeles will retire by the end of the year, Mayor Eric Garcetti announced Thursday.
San Diego Mayor Bob Filner agreed Friday to resign in return for the city’s help defending him against claims he groped, kissed and made lewd comments to women.
San Diego City Council Friday is scheduled to rule on the proposed settlement between Mayor Bob Filner, who has been besieged by sexual harassment allegations, and city officials.
Allred is representing Filner’s former communication’s director, Irene McCormack Jackson, who brought the suit against the 70-year-old former congressman.
Jeffrey Deitch, the sometimes controversial director of Los Angeles’ Museum of Contemporary Art, announced Wednesday he is resigning.
Pope Benedict XVI’s official Twitter account was transformed Thursday following his official resignation.
Pope Benedict XVI announced his resignation Monday, sending shock-waves through the Southland’s Catholic community of five million.
L.A. Board of Public Works President Andrea Alarcón issued her notice of resignation on Friday in the wake of a public scandal that led to a child endangerment investigation.
A former Southern California congresswoman is among a handful of candidates being considered to replace Gen. David Petraeus as the head of the Central Intelligence Agency.
The city of Huntington Park and its contracted attorney have cut ties amid accusations that municipal officials mismanaged city funds.
Mayor David Silva’s resignation comes after he and two other city officials were indicted in a federal corruption sting.