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Tillerson still secretary of state for now: White House

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Tillerson's dismissal is followed by confusion at highest levels of government.
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The Latest: Officials say White House fired Tillerson aide

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WASHINGTON - The Latest on the firing of Secretary of State Rex Tillerson : 12:20 a.m. Two U.S. officials say the White House has fired one of Rex Tillerson's top aides after he contradicted the official account of the secretary of state's dismissal by President Donald Trump.
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Officials: White House Fires Top Tillerson Aide Who Contradicted Account of His Dismissal

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Washington - Officials: White House fires top Tillerson aide who contradicted account of secretary of state's dismissal.
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Rex, We Hardly Knew You. No, Really

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So, finally, Rex Tillerson gets the boot, leaving this much-vacated administration as arguably the worst-certainly the most passive-secretary of state in a century or longer.
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There's a New Secretary of State. Who Cares?

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Rex Tillerson's sudden departure as secretary of state-alongside that of Gary Cohn last week as head of the National Economic Council-removes from the White House two of the only remaining pragmatists trusted by the rest of the world. With their departure, America's credibility has taken another big hit. And there is a deeply held view in Washington that only American leadership can prop up global stability, so if America's leadership wobbles, so too does the world. But what if the opposite is true? What if the world is capably transitioning from unipolarity to multipolarity, a new...
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Wall St. Higher as Easing Inflation Worries Outweigh Tillerson Exit

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Wall Street's main indexes rose on Tuesday as fears of faster interest rate hikes eased after a tepid U.S. consumer prices data and investors shrugged off news of U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson's ouster.
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Rex Tillerson outlasted 15 other secretaries of state - but only one who left under duress

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Rex Tillerson, meet Louis McLane.
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Elliott Abrams On Tillerson's Departure

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Elliott Abrams was Secretary of State Rex Tillerson's choice as No. 2 at the State Department. He gives his thoughts on Tillerson's firing.
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Wall Street opens higher

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Wall Street's main indexes opened higher on Tuesday as a decline in expectations for the pace of interest rate rises outweighed news of Rex Tillerson's ouster as U.S. Secretary of State.
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Rex Tillerson Is Out as Secretary of State

Rex Tillerson Is Out as Secretary of State

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Another White House staffing bombshell: Rex Tillerson, who has had a rocky public relationship with President Trump, is out as secretary of state, reports the Washington Post. Trump is replacing him with CIA chief Mike Pompeo, a move the president himself confirmed on Twitter: Pompeo "will do a fantastic job!...
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Trump EPA Proposes Big Changes to Federal Water Protections

Trump EPA Proposes Big Changes to Federal Water Protections

The Trump administration wants to substantially limit which waterways are protected under the Clean Water Act. Farmers and developers have long lobbied against the current rule... Read more ...

Twitter Users Titter At Trump's White House Chief Of Staff Hiring Gaffe

Twitter Users Titter At Trump's White House Chief Of Staff Hiring Gaffe

Many people thought Trump's tweet made it sound like he was lining up tweens for the role. Read more ...

Theresa May's government drafted Brexit deal addendum weeks before...

Theresa May's government drafted Brexit deal addendum weeks before meaningful vote debate began

Theresa May wants the EU to sign a declaration on the Brexit backstop to reassure angry MPs. The prime minister is set to ask Brussels to make a strong commitment to avoiding... Read more ...

Trump To Meet With 'Chuck And Nancy.' Expectations Are Low

Trump To Meet With 'Chuck And Nancy.' Expectations Are Low

With a partial government shutdown on the horizon, President Trump and Democratic leaders are set to discuss border funding and other issues at the White House. Read more ...

New Zealand is about to relax its marijuana laws, and it could lead to total...

New Zealand is about to relax its marijuana laws, and it could lead to total legalization

New Zealand made marijuana legal for terminally ill patients with a new law passed on Tuesday. The Health Minister David Clark says it will give 25,000 people relief from pain... Read more ...

Kellyanne Conway slams Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, says she 'doesn't seem to...

Kellyanne Conway slams Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, says she 'doesn't seem to know much about anything'

Kellyanne Conway, President Donald Trump's senior adviser, became the latest conservative to attack Rep.-elect Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, the progressive 29-year-old New York... Read more ...

Google's CEO explains why a picture of Donald Trump comes up when you search...

Google's CEO explains why a picture of Donald Trump comes up when you search for 'idiot'

Republicans in Congress are grilling Google CEO Sundar Pichai over allegations that the search giant is biased against conservative media and websites. The Congresswoman from... Read more ...

A large majority of Americans support current or increased levels of...

A large majority of Americans support current or increased levels of immigration, while most of Europe wants fewer migrants

A Pew Research Center poll found that more Americans would like the number of migrants coming into the nation to either stay the same or increase. Meanwhile, most Europeans... Read more ...

The Trump administration paid a private company $13.6 million to recruit...

The Trump administration paid a private company $13.6 million to recruit thousands of Border Patrol agents, and they've hired 2 so far

Customs and Border Protection has given $13.6 million to the private firm Accenture to hire thousands more Border Patrol agents. Just two agents have been hired so far... Read more ...

Poll: Americans Want Trump To Compromise On Border Wall Amid Possible Shutdown

Poll: Americans Want Trump To Compromise On Border Wall Amid Possible Shutdown

Fifty-seven percent don't think demanding funding for the wall is worth the gridlock, an NPR/ PBS NewsHour /Marist Poll finds. Many do not consider the wall a top priority for... Read more ...