In his letter of resignation to May, he said there had been many allegations about lawmakers in recent days, including "some about my previous conduct".
"I doubt very much if one of the standards they require in the armed forces means that no man in the military has ever touched the knee of a younger woman".
May responded by saying: "I appreciate the characteristically serious manner in which you have considered your position, and the particular example you wish to set to servicemen and women and others".
British Prime Minister Theresa May has appointed Gavin Williamson as her new defence minister after his predecessor resigned in a sexual harassment scandal that prompted calls for an end to the "locker room" culture in parliament.
Some insiders were stunned when Williamson's name was announced on Thursday morning.
Williamson - a former parliamentary aide to David Cameron who led Theresa May's leadership campaign last summer - has been portrayed in the press as a savvy political operator who knows the dirt on his colleagues and how to exploit the parliamentary system to get what he wants.
The prime minister said on Wednesday that action would be taken when there were allegations and evidence of sexual misconduct.
The US technology firm also converted the calorie count into the number of " mini cupcakes " those calories equate to. The company could even issue an update to take into account the user's weight, height, age and gender.
It will be partly sunny with a chance of rain on Friday and partly sunny, but drier, on Saturday and Sunday. The low overnight at the Covington airport was 41 and highs are only expected to reach the low 50s.
Podesta and Wasserman Schultz last month denied knowledge about payments when interviewed by congressional investigators. Last week Trump labeled the deal, which gave Russia 20 per cent of the U.S.'s uranium to Russia, 'Watergate modern age'.
BREAKING: A shooter killed two young men on the campus of #GramblingStateUniversity a little after 12am this morning (Wednesday). Two men, both 23-year-olds from Farmerville, Louisiana, were identified as Earl Andrews and Monquiarious Caldwell.
Iyer had been part of the India under-19 squad as well and was part of the side that finished fifth in the 2014 World Cup in UAE. However, whether Nehra will be included in the playing XI completely depends on the team management.
Offensive linemen Kelechi Osemele and Donald Penn confronted Peters and Lynch sprinted off the Oakland sideline to join the fray. On 25-of-36 passing, Chiefs quarterback Alex Smith accounted for 342 of the game's 759 passing yards - Carr: 417 on 29-of-52.
The President, no stranger to conspiracy theories himeslf, may also have a personal interest in some of the released documents. The Washington Post reported that Trump had been urged by government agencies, including the CIA to keep the documents secret.
HSBC reports 448% jump in third quarter profits
HSBC's latest financial statement showed once again the company's ability to pick itself up after the global financial crisis. The bank's third quarter 2016 reported pre-tax profit came in at $843 million and adjusted revenue was at $12.8 billion.
Australian Govt loses majority after court ruling
The other four politicians - Fiona Nash, Malcolm Roberts, Larissa Waters and Scott Ludlam - had been elected to the Senate. Joyce gave the Coalition government its one seat majority in the house.
Harvey Weinstein Sues Weinstein Co. for Access to Records
Appearing on Thursday's " Good Morning America ", Judd says she remains of two minds about how she handled the confrontation. Then he looked at her and said, "You know, Ashley, I'm going to let you out of that little agreement that we made".
Other Views: NFL respects right to protest
Trump has expanded his target to include National Football League owners who do not mandate their players stand. The Trump campaign released a petition encouraging everyone to stand for the national anthem .
Spain likely to seize powers from Catalonia
Oct.21: Spain is likely to take the unprecedented step of seizing powers from the separatist government in Catalonia today. The Madrid government is expected to implement measures under Article 155 of Spain's constitution.
GM pays $1.3 million to Kentucky in settlement
Attorney General Bill Schuette says the consent agreement will be presented to the Ingham County Circuit Court for approval. Since disclosing the defect, GM has paid a $900 million fine to end a criminal investigation by the U.S.
NAFTA Talks Extend Into 2018 Amid Deadlock
Lighthizer insisted that 50 percent of all vehicle parts originate from the United States and 85 percent within North America. Lighthizer said he has see no sign that Mexico and Canada are ready to make the major changes needed to the update pact.