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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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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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Trump Asks For $200 Billion More In Tariffs To Impose On China

Trump Asks For $200 Billion More In Tariffs To Impose On China

In the latest move in a nascent trade war, the president announced he wanted to impose a 10 percent tariff on more Chinese products, in addition to the $50 billion announced... Read more ...

Rapper XXXTentacion fatally shot in Florida, police say

Rapper XXXTentacion fatally shot in Florida, police say

Rapper XXXTentacion was shot and killed during an apparent robbery Monday in Broward County, Florida, police said. Read more ...

Family members remember 47-year-old killed in Sunday homicide

Family members remember 47-year-old killed in Sunday homicide

Family and community members gathered to remember 47-year-old Terry Warren at a prayer walk Monday. Omaha police said someone shot and killed Warren early Sunday morning near... Read more ...

DHS secretary denies separation amounts to 'child abuse'

DHS secretary denies separation amounts to 'child abuse'

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Rapper XXXTentacion fatally shot in Florida, police say

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Rapper XXXTentacion was shot and killed during an apparent robbery Monday in Broward County, Florida, police said. Read more ...

Capitals head coach Barry Trotz resigns

Capitals head coach Barry Trotz resigns

Fresh off winning the Stanley Cup Championship, Washington Capitals head coach Barry Trotz is resigning. Read more ...

Pirates' Williams, 2 relievers 2-hit Brewers in 1-0 win

Pirates' Williams, 2 relievers 2-hit Brewers in 1-0 win

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Trump directs Pentagon to create 6th branch of military called 'space force'

Trump directs Pentagon to create 6th branch of military called 'space force'

President Donald Trump has directed the Department of Defense and Pentagon to immediately begin the process necessary to establish a space force as the sixth branch of the... Read more ...

Great white shark washes ashore on California beach

Great white shark washes ashore on California beach

A dead great white shark was found on the beach in front of a California resort on Sunday morning. Read more ...

A new iPhone update could come with a potentially lifesaving feature

A new iPhone update could come with a potentially lifesaving feature

Later this year, iPhone users in the U.S. will be able to share their exact location when they call 911. Read more ...