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Rex Tillerson Leaves With A Shattered Reputation And A Broken Department

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“I'm not going anywhere,” the ousted secretary of state vowed in July.
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Rising Star Pompeo Defrocks Tillerson as Sec. of State

Rising Star Pompeo Defrocks Tillerson as Sec. of State

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Curt Mills , National Interest
In the Trump White House, nationalism is ascendant.
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Mike Pompeo appeared to drop hints on TV that he would replace Rex Tillerson

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In hindsight, his appearance on CBS on Sunday seemed to include little indicators that a shake-up was imminent.
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What Does Mike Pompeo Think About Russia, Iran and North Korea?

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The former CIA director replaces Rex Tillerson as U.S. Secretary of State.
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News Analysis: Under Pompeo, a Foreign Policy That Fits the President's Worldview

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The man who would become secretary of state opposes the nuclear deal with Iran and doubts North Korea will give up its nuclear arsenal through negotiations.
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‘US-Russia relations may get a lot worse with Pompeo as Secretary of State'

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Being more competent than Rex Tillerson, newly appointed Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is likely to be much better at executing Washington's anti-Russian policies, according to former diplomat Jim Jatras.
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Mike Pompeo on Muslims, torture and Guantanamo Bay

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Newly appointed Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has a controversial history. Where does he stand on the issues?
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How the last five days of Rex Tillerson's tenure played out

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From the surprise North Korea announcement to a Tuesday morning tweet.
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'Bomb Iran & execute Snowden': Brief history of Pompeo's foreign policy rhetoric

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Newly-installed Secretary of State Mike Pompeo doesn't have a huge amount of experience as a diplomat so what can we expect from the former Kansas congressman now that he is heading US foreign policy?
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The incredible life of Mike Pompeo, Rex Tillerson's replacement as Secretary of State, a West Point valedictorian, and Trump's go-to source on North Korea

The incredible life of Mike Pompeo, Rex Tillerson's replacement as Secretary of State, a West Point valedictorian, and Trump's go-to source on North Korea

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• Mike Pompeo, the current head of the CIA, is replacing Rex Tillerson as Secretary of State.
• Previously, Pompeo served in the US House of Representatives for six years.
• Pompeo graduated first in his class at West Point.
Mike Pompeo is the new Secretary of State. President Donald Trump confirmed former ExxonMobil CEO Rex Tillerson had been ousted in a tweet , writing that Pompeo "will do a fantastic job! Thank you to Rex Tillerson for his service!"
CIA deputy director Gina Haspel will succeed Pompeo and helm the CIA.
Before embarking on his career in the executive branch, Pompeo...
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Driver saves child being chased by turkey

Driver saves child being chased by turkey

Video recorded Monday afternoon captured a "fowl" scene: a child, weighed down by a backpack, being chased by a turkey. Read more ...

Police: Man shoots, kills neighbor's dog after it urinated on his lawn

Police: Man shoots, kills neighbor's dog after it urinated on his lawn

Deputies say the suspect shot and killed the dog with a rifle and buried it. Read more ...

Hit-and-run suspect who seriously injured officer wanted on 14 charges...

Hit-and-run suspect who seriously injured officer wanted on 14 charges, police say

Anthony Bowers hit officer on Dec. 7, police say Read more ...

Three horses killed when roof collapses in Gaston County

Three horses killed when roof collapses in Gaston County

Multiple roofs or structures collapsed Sunday and Monday during the heavy snowstorm, and three horses died in Gaston County died as a result. Read more ...

Woman gets 28 years for starving diaper-clad stepson, locking him in closet

Woman gets 28 years for starving diaper-clad stepson, locking him in closet

“He was nearly starved to death...Doctors compared his state of malnourishment to that of a Holocaust survivor.” Read more ...

'Modern Family' actress Sarah Hyland reveals she had second kidney transplant

'Modern Family' actress Sarah Hyland reveals she had second kidney transplant

"For a long time, I was contemplating suicide." Read more ...

Recall: More than 29,000 pounds of Jimmy Dean sausage links may contain...

Recall: More than 29,000 pounds of Jimmy Dean sausage links may contain metal pieces

Ready-to-eat frozen sausage links that were included in the recall were produced and packaged on Aug. 4, 2018. Read more ...

Time announces 2018's 'Person of the Year'

Time announces 2018's 'Person of the Year'

Time magazine revealed its 2018 "Person of the Year" Tuesday. Read more ...

Police: High school football player stabbed pregnant cheerleader to death

Police: High school football player stabbed pregnant cheerleader to death

The suspect told investigators that he killed the girl because he was angry that she waited so long to tell him she was pregnant with his child that it was too late to get an... Read more ...

Neighbor: Anguished mother screamed for help amid fire that killed her 5...

Neighbor: Anguished mother screamed for help amid fire that killed her 5 children

Neighbors say the woman, naked and bleeding, banged on the door of the house across the street and screamed in a fruitless plea to save her five children as a late-night fire... Read more ...