Tillerson Ouster From State Dept., to Be Replaced by Pompeo

The White House has developed a plan to force out Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson, whose relationship with President Trump has been strained, and replace him with Mike Pompeo, the C.I.A. director, within the next several weeks, senior administration officials said on Thursday. Mr. Pompeo would be replaced at the C.I.A. by Senator Tom Cotton, a Republican from Arkansas […]

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Rich & poor, black & white: Many in US unified in anger at Eric Garner case

Athletes and celebrities, med students and congressional staffers react to Garner case A spate of controversial police slayings of unarmed black men served as protest catalyst Garner’s chokehold death at hands of police resonates with whites and nonwhites alike (CNN) — Michael Jordan once summed up his social and political activism in four simple words: “Republicans buy sneakers, too.” In […]

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