Tuesday 17th January 2017,

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NY Times: Reddit’s Chief Ellen Pao stepping down

posted by Elizabeth Kim

Ellen Pao
Ellen Pao, interim chief executive of the popular messaging board, Reddit, announced Friday her decision to step down from her position, reports the New York Times.
This announcement comes after a week of criticisms from angry users following the dismissal of Victoria Taylor, a well-liked employee of Reddit. Many users in the … Read more

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USA Today: Eric Shinseki resigns as VA Secretary

posted by Randall

Eric ShinsekiEric Shinseki has resigned as Veteran Affairs Secretary just days after an inspector general report confirmed 115 day wait times for appointments at the Phoenix VA and a system set up to conceal it, reports USA Today.

President Obama said he accepted the resignation because “We don’t have time for distractions. We need to … Read more

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Want China Times: Gary Locke to step down as US Ambassador to China

posted by Randall

Gary Locke The first Chinese American ever to be US Ambassador to China has announced he will leave his post early next year to rejoin his family in Seattle, reports the Want China Times
Gary Locke has been the Ambassador since August 2011 and was previously the Governor of Washington.
He impressed the Chinese citizenry when he … Read more


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