Posts Tagged ‘ousted’

Ousted Michigan Republican Party chair loses key ruling at appeals court

DETROIT (AP) — The ousted former leader of the Michigan Republican Party lost a key court ruling Thursday in her effort to regain the top post. The Michigan Court of Appeals said it won’t suspend a lower court’s order affirming Kristina Karamo’s removal by party members. Karamo was hoping that a stay would clear the […]

5 Republicans who may run to replace ousted House Speaker Kevin McCarthy—and inherit leadership of a slim and unruly majority

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Peru’s President Ousted By Congress, Arrested On Rebellion Charge

LIMA, Peru (AP) — The president of Peru was ousted by Congress and arrested on a charge of rebellion Wednesday after he sought to dissolve the legislative body and take unilateral control of the government, triggering a grave constitutional crisis. Vice President Dina Boluarte replaced Pedro Castillo and became the first female leader in the […]

Elon Musk Completes $44B Twitter Takeover, Top Execs And Censorship Czar Immediately Ousted

Elon Musk’s purchase of Twitter was completed on Thursday and the ousting of CEO Parag Agrawal and Censorship Czar Vijaya Gadde immediately followed. Source

Burmese Court Adds 3 Years to Ousted Leader’s Prison Sentence for Alleged Election Fraud

A court in Burma (also known as Myanmar) has sentenced former leader Aung San Suu Kyi to three years in prison for election fraud despite a lack of evidence, independent election observers said on Friday. Suu Kyi was found guilty of fraud in the November 2020 general election, which her National League for Democracy (NLD) […]

Donald Trump’s most vocal Republican critic Liz Cheney ousted in Wyoming vote

Liz Cheney, the daughter of former US Vice President Dick Cheney, was defeated in a primary election on Tuesday by a rival endorsed by Donald Trump. Source

Pakistan’s prime minister Imran Khan ousted in no-confidence vote

Pakistan’s political opposition toppled Prime Minister Imran Khan in a no-confidence vote in Parliament early Sunday after several political allies and a key party in his ruling coalition deserted him. The opposition, which spans the political spectrum from leftists to religious radicals, will form a new government. The head of one of the largest parties, […]

Myanmar Court Sentences Ousted Leader Aung San Suu Kyi To 4 More Years In Prison

BANGKOK (AP) — A court in Myanmar sentenced ousted leader Aung San Suu Kyi to four more years in prison on Monday after finding her guilty of illegally importing and possessing walkie-talkies and violating coronavirus restrictions, a legal official said. Suu Kyi was convicted last month on two other charges and given a four-year prison […]

Report: Fordham Professor Ousted Following Odd Email Explaining His Mix-Up of Two Black Students

Fordham University fired a professor after he mixed up two black students’ names and sent a peculiar email to students the same day as the incident, asserting his dedication to racial justice issues, according to a report. In the email, English lecturer Christopher Trogan called the September 24 incident an “innocent mistake” and blamed his […]

Myanmar Court Sentences Ousted Leader Aung San Suu Kyi To 4 Years

BANGKOK (AP) — A special court in Myanmar’s capital sentenced the country’s ousted leader, Aung San Suu Kyi, to four years in prison on Monday after finding her guilty of incitement and violating coronavirus restrictions, a legal official said. The sentencing was the first in a series of cases in which the 76-year-old Nobel laureate […]

Race track announcer ousted after going on racist rant over loudspeaker

An Iowa speedway announcer has been fired after going on a racist rant against Black athletes and fans who kneel during the national anthem. The Kossuth County Speedway in Algona, Iowa, said comments made by the announcer before the races on July 15 “were not OK, and it will not be happening again”. The announcer, […]

Ousted Israel PM plotted with Saudi’s MBS to undermine Jordan king

New details have emerged about the alleged plot to overthrow Jordan’s King Abdullah, indicating that former Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu played a starring role along with senior officials within the Trump administration, prominent Jordanians, and Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman. Details of the role played by Netanyahu, who was ousted yesterday after the […]

Myanmar’s Military Junta Puts Ousted Leader Aung San Suu Kyi On Trial

BANGKOK (AP) — Myanmar’s ousted leader Aung San Suu Kyi was set to go on trial Monday on charges that many observers have criticized as an attempt by the military junta that deposed her to delegitimize her democratic election and cripple her political future. Suu Kyi’s prosecution poses the greatest challenge for the 75-year-old and […]

Disgraced Ellen Degeneres OUSTED From Show After Sexual Assault Allegations

Hollywood talk show host Ellen DeGeneres has been ousted from her long-running daytime show amid serious sexual assault allegations and plummeting ratings. According to The Hollywood Reporter, disgraced DeGeneres is being forced to step down after the 2021-22 season ends. You can unsubscribe any time. By subscribing you agree to our Terms of Use. “When […]

Myanmar’s ousted leader Suu Kyi is seen for first time in weeks & now faces new charges, as anti-coup protests rage on

A Myanmar court has slapped the country’s ousted civilian leader Aung San Suu Kyi with additional charges, as mass-protests against the military coup that toppled her refuse to die down, even after a deadly weekend. The ousted politician appeared before the court via videolink on Monday, and was seen in public for the first time […]

John Matze says company board ousted him from CEO position of Parler

    Parler CEO John Matze has been terminated from the company after a decision by its board, the now-former chief executive said, noting that he played no part in the move, which comes after the site was booted from Amazon’s servers. “On January 29, 2021, the Parler board controlled by Rebekah Mercer decided to […]

Myanmar sees largest protest in over a decade as supporters of ousted civilian leadership demand generals reverse coup

Thousands of people in Myanmar participated in protest marches over the weekend, decrying the military coup. As tensions escalated, shots were reportedly fired in the air as police confronted one of the rallies. The incident, which reportedly happened in the border town of Myawaddy on Sunday, shows the fragility of the situation. The mass protests […]

Trump-backing California legislator ousted as GOP caucus leader

Shannon Grove speaks with Sen. Scott Wilk during the state Senate session in Sacramento, Calif. | Rich Pedroncelli/AP Photo California Senate Republicans have chosen state Sen. Scott Wilk to lead their caucus, ousting incumbent state Sen. Shannon Grove, according to multiple Capitol sources. In trading Grove for Wilk, Republicans are opting for a more moderate […]

The internet barons ousted Trump. Now it’s time to oust them

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Prominent Democrat Priest, Who Endorsed Obama, Ousted Following Child Rape Claims

One of the most prominent Catholic priests in Chicago who campaigned for Obama in 2008 has been ousted following revelations that he raped a child. Father Michael Pfleger, the longtime pastor at St. Sabina Church, was asked by Cardinal Blase Cupich to “step aside from ministry following receipt by the Archdiocese of Chicago’s Office for […]

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