Top Editors Abruptly Leave Village Voice Will Bourne, who became editor in chief of The Village Voice in November, and Jessica Lustig, the deputy editor since January, are leaving the weekly publication. They met with the staff at 11 a.m. on Thursday and said that Christine Brennan, executive editor of Voice Media Group, had instructed them to lay off or drastically reduce the roles of five employees on the 20-person staff. More
Yahoo Close to Hiring Departing AOL Executive Yahoo is expected soon to hire a new chief of its crucial Americas division from Internet rival AOL Inc., said a person familiar with the matter. Ned Brody, who was the top advertising-sales executive at AOL, has resigned from the post to pursue "other opportunities," AOL said on Thursday in a filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. More
Rutgers lawyer resigns as board looks at issues A Rutgers University lawyer resigned Thursday amid growing anger that he was still employed after approving a decision in December to suspend rather than fire basketball coach Mike Rice, even though he was aware of a video showing the coach hitting, kicking and taunting players.... More
Ron Johnson Out as J.C. Penney Chief After a troublesome, 17-month run, Ron Johnson is out as chief executive of J.C. Penney, and with that, the most closely watched revival effort in retail in recent memory is in danger of disintegrating. More
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Bob Bauer Bauer is one of the nation's pre-eminent experts on election and campaign finance law, and his views are enormously influential with Democrats. When Gregory Craig resigned as White House counsel over criticism of his mangement of closing Guantanamo Bay ... 07/25/2012 - 1:00 pm | View Link
White House Counsel Bob Bauer to step down Bauer “did a really great job of focusing the White House counsel’s office on the mission of being the president’s lawyers first, ensuring the administration was accomplishing its goals consistent with the law and giving advice about how to make that ... 06/2/2011 - 8:54 am | View Link
Bob Bauer stepping down as White House counsel Reporting from Washington — White House Counsel Bob Bauer is stepping down from his West Wing post, the Obama administration announced Thursday. Bauer will return to private practice at the firm Perkins Coie, where he will continue to ... 06/2/2011 - 6:24 am | View Link
White House Counsel Bob Bauer to step down White House Counsel Bob Bauer will step down from his post and return to private practice, where he will assist President Barack Obama’s reelection campaign, the White House announced Thursday. Kathryn Ruemmler, the current principal deputy counsel to ... 06/2/2011 - 4:25 am | View Link
"I don't care what they do," House Speaker John Boehner said when asked on Thursday whether his rhetorical flogging of these tea party backed groups over the past two days amounted to a directive for them to cool it.
The year since the Newtown school massacre has seen a boom in business for lobbyists and the gun industry, thousands more U. S. firearms deaths, congressional paralysis and a spate of new state laws that some claim protect the public and others claim infringe on basic rights.
Charles Krauthammer told viewers Thursday on “Special Report with Bret Baier” that continuing problems with the rollout of the President’s signature health care legislation should not be downplayed, noting “This isn’t a wrinkle, this is a train wreck.”
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