News > Donald Trump

Rex Tillerson out as secretary of state; Trump announces CIA's Mike Pompeo as replacement

3 monthes ago   |   By WLWT

President Donald Trump announced Rex Tillerson is out as the nation's top diplomat.
Read more ...

 

Trump dumps Rex Tillerson as secretary of state, to be replaced by CIA director

Trump dumps Rex Tillerson as secretary of state, to be replaced by CIA director

3 monthes ago   |   By National Post

WASHINGTON - Rex Tillerson is out as secretary of state. President Donald Trump tweeted Tuesday morning that he's naming CIA director Mike Pompeo to replace Tillerson.
Pompeo is to be replaced at CIA by Gina Haspel, Pompeo's deputy at CIA. She would be the first woman in that role.
Tillerson had just returned from a shortened trip to Africa hours before Trump's announcement. Trump offered no explanation for the change.
Read more ...

 

Trump Replacing Secretary of State Tillerson With CIA Director Mike Pompeo

Trump Replacing Secretary of State Tillerson With CIA Director Mike Pompeo

3 monthes ago   |   By NPR

President Trump tweeted on Tuesday morning that former congressman and CIA director Mike Pompeo will take over for Rex Tillerson, who has had a strained relationship with the president.
Read more ...

 

Tillerson out at State, to be replaced by CIA chief Pompeo

3 monthes ago   |   By Boston Herald

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump has ousted Rex Tillerson as secretary of state, tweeting in a surprise Tuesday morning announcement that Tillerson will be replaced by CIA director Mike Pompeo. A White House official said Trump wanted to have a new team in place ahead of upcoming talks with North Korea and various trade talks. The official spoke on condition of anonymity because the official was not authorized to speak publicly.
Read more ...

 

Rex Tillerson out as secretary of state, to be replaced by CIA Director Mike Pompeo

3 monthes ago   |   By ABC

Rex Tillerson has is out as secretary of state and will be replaced by CIA Director Mike Pompeo, President Donald Trump announced in a tweet Tuesday morning.
Read more ...

 

Trump says Tillerson out as secretary of state

3 monthes ago   |   By Politico

President Donald Trump said Tuesday he is replacing Rex Tillerson as secretary of state, nominating CIA Director Mike Pompeo in his place. "Mike Pompeo, Director of the CIA, will become our new Secretary of State. He will do a fantastic job!" Trump tweeted Tuesday. "Thank you to Rex Tillerson for his service! Gina Haspel will become the new Director of the CIA, and the first woman so chosen. Congratulations to all! Pompeo's favored status in the West Wing for months led administration officials to view him as Tillerson's likely replacement. Haspel, who Trump said would replace Pompeo...
Read more ...

 

Rex Tillerson Out as Trump's Secretary of State, Replaced by Mike Pompeo

3 monthes ago   |   By NY Times

Rex W. Tillerson, a former chief executive of Exxon Mobil, had been among President Trump's most well-regarded cabinet choices. He is replaced by Mike Pompeo, currently the C.I.A. director.
Read more ...

 

Trump ousts Secretary of State Tillerson, taps CIA director Pompeo

3 monthes ago   |   By Reuters

WASHINGTON - U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday said he had replaced U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson with Central Intelligence Agency Director Mike Pompeo, and had tapped Gina Haspel to lead the CIA.
Read more ...

 

Trump fires Secretary of State Rex Tillerson; will replace him with CIA chief Pompeo

3 monthes ago   |   By Post Gazette

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump has ousted Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and replaced him with CIA Director Mike Pompeo, orchestrating a major change to his national security team amid delicate negotiations with North Korea, White House officials said Tuesday.
Read more ...

 


Search by Tags

   Donald Trump      World      News      PMN News      PMN Politics      PMN World      AP      National      Politics      Tillerson      Rex W      Trump      Donald J      United States International Relations      State Department      Appointments and Executive Changes      Washington      United States Politics and Government      United States      U.S.      PoliticsNews  


Sarah Sanders says she was kicked out of restaurant because she works for Trump

Sarah Sanders says she was kicked out of restaurant because she works for Trump

White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders said she was kicked out of a Virginia restaurant by its owner because she works for President Donald Trump. Read more ...

Vinnie Paul, Pantera drummer and co-founder, dies at 54

Vinnie Paul, Pantera drummer and co-founder, dies at 54

Vinnie Paul, the drummer and founding member of the metal band Pantera has died, the band announced on Facebook. Read more ...

GOP congressional candidate seriously injured in South Carolina car crash

GOP congressional candidate seriously injured in South Carolina car crash

Katie Arrington's campaign manager says the candidate has been seriously injured in a car wreck and will require weeks of recovery and more procedures. Read more ...

Germany salvage World Cup hopes with late winner against Sweden in Sochi

Germany salvage World Cup hopes with late winner against Sweden in Sochi

A late winner from Toni Kroos gave Germany a 2-1 win over Sweden and salvaged their World Cup hopes in a thrilling encounter in Sochi. Read more ...

'Game of Thrones' co-stars Kit Harington and Rose Leslie wed in fairy tale...

'Game of Thrones' co-stars Kit Harington and Rose Leslie wed in fairy tale ceremony

Jon Snow must know something. Read more ...

Planned Parenthood sues

Planned Parenthood sues

Planned Parenthood is suing the Department of Health and Human Services over changes to the agency's embattled Teen Pregnancy Prevention Program. The organization claims that... Read more ...

Trump administration seeks expansion for immigrant family detention

Trump administration seeks expansion for immigrant family detention

The Trump administration is calling for the expanded use of family detention for immigrant parents and children who are stopped along the U.S.-Mexico border. Read more ...

6-Run Outburst Lifts Rangers Over Twins To 7th Straight Win

6-Run Outburst Lifts Rangers Over Twins To 7th Straight Win

MINNEAPOLIS - Adrian Beltre and Robinson Chirinos homered to help Yovani Gallardo win for the first time since last July as the Texas Rangers beat the Minnesota Twins 9-6 on... Read more ...

First Alert: Severe storms possible Sunday evening

First Alert: Severe storms possible Sunday evening

Strong storms are possible Sunday evening as warmer air pushes back into the Kansas City area. Read more ...

U.S. Open to factor pregnancy into seedings after Serena case

U.S. Open to factor pregnancy into seedings after Serena case

U.S. Open tennis officials will no longer penalize women players returning from pregnancies when it comes to seeding. The New York Times first reported the story on Saturday... Read more ...