In a terse resignation letter, he said it had been an "an honour to serve" alongside his colleagues in the department, but made no mention of Mr Trump. Pentagon spokesperson Dana White has also stepped down as of last week.
Mattis announced his resignation following Trump's decision to withdraw USA troops from Syria.
No reason was given for Sweeney's departure, which was announced five days after the formal departure of Defense Secretary James Mattis.
While Mattis meant to stay in his role until February, U.S. President Donald Trump announced shortly after that an interim defence secretary would take over the post in January instead.
In terms of his impeachment resolution, Sherman said, "There is no reason it shouldn't be before the Congress". Rashida Tlaib used an expletive Thursday in pushing for impeaching President Donald Trump .
For the Huskies (11-1), it was their final game before American Athletic Conference play begins Sunday in Houston. I said before the start of the season it's not going to be a typical [season where] UConn comes in and wins by 40.
The 6-foot-4 sophomore guard from Naperville, Illinois, slammed his head against the backboard and it was caught on video. Meredith went horizontal and hit the floor hard after blocking the ball below the backboard.
And he anticipated voters would be ready for Warren's message. "It's just playing into his hands", Plank said. Dozens of candidates, including many of Warren's fellow senators, are likely to enter the contest.
Year-to-date, AAPL has declined -6.35%, versus a 0.99% rise in the benchmark S&P 500 index during the same period. That's a risk that investors need to watch not only in 2019, but over the long term as well.
Alex Ovechkin will skip the all-star Weekend in San Jose to get some extra rest and serve an automatic one-game suspension. Deputy Commissioner Bill Daly confirmed Ovechkin must miss either the game before or after the All-Star break.
Le constructeur chinois a décidé de sanctionner deux employés responsables de la gestion des réseaux sociaux. Le salaire du directeur du marketing numérique de Huawei sera également gelé pendant 12 mois.
He still has interest from other teams including Cincinnati and Miami, and Bieniemy turned down an interview with Arizona. Another season of failing to live up to expectations has ended Todd Bowles' stint as head coach of the New York Jets .
This season, the Dolphins finished 29th in total defense (391.1 yards per game) and allowed a franchise-worst 6,257 yards. Gase, 40, is an offensive mind, something the Jets are hoping to land to help develop quarterback Sam Darnold.
The Quadrantids meteor showers have already been shooting across the skies since December 22, and will continue until January 17. The stellar show is falling during a new moon, meaning the sky is darker and the meteors will be more easily visible .
I'm happy with Real Madrid's progress, says Solari
He is getting his rhythm back. "Isco is so good he can play wherever, in any position on the pitch", Solari said. He also earned a first trophy as a coach by winning the FIFA Club World Cup in December.
Tway beats pain to take early lead
DeChambeau had said he would take advantage of the new rule that allows the pin to be left in for putts on the green. Rory McIlroy birdied three of his last four holes for a 69 in his first competitive round on the Plantation course.
Federal agencies told to hold off pay raises
Congressional leaders are set to meet with Trump at the White House on Friday for a second time this week to discuss the shutdown. Raises that have accumulated in the intervening years will then be applied to the paychecks issued for top officials next week.