A White House official says President Barack Obama will announce Holder's departure later Thursday.

Holder resigns as attorney general

UPDATE

Eric Holder, the administration's point man on the civil rights investigation into the police shooting of an unarmed 18-year-old in Ferguson…

Walmart shooting in Beavercreek, Ohio

No indictment in Ohio Wal-Mart shooting

Video presented at a news conference by Piepmeier in Xenia shows Crawford walking the aisles, apparently on his cellphone, and picking up an…