NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Dominique Strauss-Kahn, facing charges of sexually assaulting a maid in his New York hotel room last weekend, has resigned as director of the International Monetary Fund.Strauss-Kahn, 62, who had been considered a leading Socialist Party challenger to French Premier Nicolas Sarkozy, released a statement late Wednesday announcing he would relinquish his post at the powerful bank.
IMF Director Quits Amid Scandal
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