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# You're Fired

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Trump fires US election security official who rejected election fraud claims
Christopher Krebs was director of the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency.
Three Trump loyalists appointed to top Pentagon jobs as Defence Secretary fired
Military personnel changes have fuelled concerns of a push against figures seen as not loyal enough to Trump.
Donald Trump announces 'termination' of defence secretary Mark Esper
It was reported that Esper had prepared a resignation letter last week.
Trump sacks State Department inspector general who recently began investigating Mike Pompeo
No reason was given for the dismissal of Steve Linick from his job.
Cleveland Browns fire head coach Hue Jackson after three wins in 40 games
Jackson’s win percentage is the second-worst in NFL history among all who have coached at least 40 games.
Ousted Secretary of State Rex Tillerson lashes out at Russia in final remarks
Tillerson did not address reports he only learned of his sacking after Donald Trump tweeted about it.
Serbia sack manager three weeks after qualifying for next summer's World Cup
Slavoljub Muslin had led Serbia to their first international tournament in eight years.
Comedian hands Theresa May a P45 during her Tory conference speech
The man was named as Simon Brodkin.
Novak Djokovic has ditched his entire coaching team in a bid to return to the top
The former world number one believes that this “shock therapy” will help him in the long run.
Trump sacks attorney general for refusing to back his travel ban
The White House accused Sally Yates of “betrayal” before Trump relieved her of her duties.
Will Enda Kenny use his newfound 'mojo' to sack John Halligan?
“I expect John Halligan to do his job,” Taoiseach Enda Kenny said today.
Donald Trump drops controversial advisor who came up with 'let Trump be Trump'
Corey Lewandowski led the mogul’s campaign from the start and was credited with his early breakthrough.
Baseball manager finds out he's been fired when one-way plane ticket arrives in his inbox
They didn’t even call poor Fredi Gonzalez into the boss’s office.
People can't get over just how brutal The Apprentice was last night
MASSIVE spoilers within.
Trump: Only a 'deviant' would think I was talking about menstruation
One of his top aides has left his campaign following the controversial comments.
'No, you're fired!' - NBC cuts ties with Donald Trump
The network said the decision was made after the billionaire’s recent derogatory statements about immigrants.
This girl got fired over Twitter before she even started her new job
Barcelona have made a big change after being out-witted by David Moyes
Barca have sacked Director of Football Andoni Zubizarreta.
Two radio hosts find out they're fired while on the air, rightfully go off on their bosses
“What kind of operation is this?”
Pope sacked church official for selling annulments
The official was charging around €8,000.
The Apprentice boardroom reached new levels of ruthlessness last night
(Spoilers within.)
Baltimore Ravens terminate contract of Ray Rice after domestic violence video emerges
The Ravens released Rice after footage of him striking his then-fiancée became public.
Staff at Cork office made redundant, asked to train replacements
Stanley Black & Decker is moving 32 accountancy roles to Poland in September.
Incoming... Donald Trump's jetting over to check out the golf course he bought in Clare
The US billionaire added the Doonbeg Golf Club & Lodge to his portfolio back in February for a reported €15 million.
Alan Shatter has sacked the garda confidential recipient Oliver Connolly
Connolly was relieved of his duties by the Justice Minister this morning, the Taoiseach has told the Dáil.
Disgruntled chef stands by his tweets from company account venting about getting fired
The pub landlord is also standing by his decision.
Announcer fired on the spot after he introduces England cricket star Panesar in Indian accent
The Aussie PA announcer at Alice Springs dropped after race jibe in England’s latest match.
77 per cent of Irish bosses have sacked an employee without following procedures
Employers are being warned that not following procedures could end up costly in the long run.
6 people who made a balls of things on last night's Celebrity Apprentice
Here’s what we learned about them in episode one…
Sunderland 'part company' with Paolo Di Canio
The Black Cats are rooted to the foot of the Premier League table.
Maria Sharapova fires new coach Jimmy Connors after just 1 match
Well that escalated quickly.
Someone at TV3 doesn't know the difference between 'your' and 'you're'
These interns made some terrible mistakes
From interns who embarrassed their boss to interns who just embarrassed themselves, there have been many entry-level workers who were quickly shown the door.
The best Twitter reactions to last night's Apprentice final
Alan Sugar’s new business partner was revealed to a mixed reaction.
15 ludicrous quotes from The Apprentice you've probably forgotten about
The show returned to the BBC last night.
Reading sack manager Brian McDermott
The Royals are currently third from bottom, one point from safety. They lost at home to Aston Villa this weekend.
Putin sacks Olympic deputy chief on anniversary of Sochi winter games
The Russian president had sarcastically told deputy chief Akhmed Bilalov beforehand: “Well done. You are really working well.”
Seriously? Southampton sack Nigel Adkins, appoint Mauricio Pochettino as new manager
What do you make of this one?
Seven NFL coaches get the chop on the same day
It’s unprecedented.
Mark Hughes sacked by QPR... and Harry Redknapp's already on the way - reports
Tony Fernandes has finally cut his losses with Sparky.