San Diego Mayor Bob Filner agrees to resign amid sex harassment scandal

  • Article by: ELLIOT SPAGAT , Associated Press
  • Updated: August 23, 2013 - 10:05 PM

SAN DIEGO — Mayor Bob Filner agreed Friday to resign in return for the city's help defending him against claims he groped, kissed and made lewd comments to women, allegations that shook and embarrassed the city and turned the former 10-term congressman into a national punch line.

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