Donald Trump made no attempt to disguise his falling out with Rex Tillerson — dispatching his secretary of state without speaking to him directly or offering him a reason.

Donald Trump made no attempt to disguise his falling out with Rex Tillerson — dispatching his…

He thanked his colleagues in the State Department. He thanked Secretary of Defense James Mattis. He thanked “300 million plus” Americans. Rex Tillerson thanked everyone. Except President Donald Trump

He thanked his colleagues in the State Department. He thanked Secretary of Defense James Mattis. He…

Rex Tillerson’s firing had been expected. But it still stunned observers

Rex Tillerson's firing had been expected. But it still stunned observers. https://t.co/9Z4tL5ItcQ — The New York…

‘I think Larry has a very good chance’: Trump signals Kudlow is front-runner for top economic job.

'I think Larry has a very good chance': Trump signals Kudlow is front-runner for top economic…

.@POTUS while visiting border wall prototypes: “I think Governor Brown has done a very poor job of running California.”

.@POTUS while visiting border wall prototypes: "I think Governor Brown has done a very poor job…

.@POTUS: “They re-established law & order in San Diego when they put up a wall.”

.@POTUS: “They re-established law & order in San Diego when they put up a wall.” https://t.co/JYaziXnUC2…

Tech sector tumbles after the Broadcom-Qualcomm deal is blocked

Tech sector tumbles after the Broadcom-Qualcomm deal is blocked https://t.co/02uz9jbSID — CNBC (@CNBC) March 13, 2018…

Amazon is recalling 260,000 AmazonBasics portable power banks that can “overheat and ignite.”

Amazon is recalling 260,000 AmazonBasics portable power banks that can “overheat and ignite.” @cnbctech https://t.co/PstO9Ws5Wr —…

Ex-Trump official Paul Manafort faces a “very real possibility” of spending the rest of his life in prison, judge says

Ex-Trump official Paul Manafort faces a "very real possibility" of spending the rest of his life…

WATCH: Pres. Trump addresses reporters after inspecting border wall prototypes in San Diego, California

WATCH: Pres. Trump addresses reporters after inspecting border wall prototypes in San Diego, California https://t.co/HoIvUb5QQi pic.twitter.com/bdYZ50sopC…

President Trump tours border wall built with excess scrap metal donated by the military

President Trump tours border wall built with excess scrap metal donated by the military. "The state…

.@POTUS: “If you don’t have a wall system, we’re not going to have a country.”

.@POTUS: “If you don’t have a wall system, we’re not going to have a country.” President…

Pres. Trump claims “the state of California is begging us to build walls in certain areas…and we said, no, we won’t do it until we build the whole wall.”

Pres. Trump claims "the state of California is begging us to build walls in certain areas…and…

.@POTUS reviews border wall prototypes in San Diego. Watch LIVE:

.@POTUS reviews border wall prototypes in San Diego. Watch LIVE: https://t.co/5ZzZDYv0XY pic.twitter.com/QXNs0WaOfx — FOX Business (@FoxBusiness)…

Analysis: Did Trump fire Tillerson because he was too anti-Russia?

Analysis: Did Trump fire Tillerson because he was too anti-Russia? https://t.co/3Grb6eCxfm — The Washington Post (@washingtonpost)…

Our interview with Trump EPA administrator Scott Pruitt

Our interview with Trump EPA administrator Scott Pruitt https://t.co/xsVCFpBX4g pic.twitter.com/TW8CgkxCBP — Bloomberg Politics (@bpolitics) March 13,…

EXCLUSIVE: G20 financial leaders to speak against unfair trade practices – draft communique seen by @Reuters

EXCLUSIVE: G20 financial leaders to speak against unfair trade practices – draft communique seen by @Reuters.…

LIVE: Pres. Trump inspects border wall prototypes on the southern border in California.

LIVE: Pres. Trump inspects border wall prototypes on the southern border in California. https://t.co/biOxHAlpOJ — ABC…

The ICE spokesman in San Francisco resigns and slams Trump administration officials

The ICE spokesman in San Francisco resigns and slams Trump administration officials https://t.co/PZetGDl61G pic.twitter.com/iNuy6vuRzD — CNN…

Breaking: Outgoing U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson addresses the challenges facing the incoming secretary of state

Outgoing U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson addresses the challenges facing the incoming secretary of state…

LIVE: President Trump reviews border wall prototypes in California.

LIVE: President Trump reviews border wall prototypes in California. https://t.co/HwOPCeqJvA — NBC News (@NBCNews) March 13,…

Christiane Amanpour : Victoria Nuland says it doesn’t matter that Rex Tillerson’s views will be absent because he didn’t have influence with Trump. “To have Tillerson out there on an island, virtue-signalling, was not actually helping America…”

Victoria Nuland says it doesn’t matter that Rex Tillerson’s views will be absent because he didn’t…

Law enforcement is already prepared for protests during Trump’s California visit

Law enforcement is already prepared for protests during Trump's California visit https://t.co/El6woWQRTr pic.twitter.com/mKqBolLt8L — Los Angeles…

Donald Trump has arrived in California. It’s his first visit to the Golden State since becoming president

Donald Trump has arrived in California. It's his first visit to the Golden State since becoming…

The problem at State was Trump as much as Tillerson, said @NitaLowey earlier this month

The problem at State was Trump as much as Tillerson, said @NitaLowey earlier this month: https://t.co/PF9GSi422L…

Britain’s May wins backing of Trump, EU leaders in showdown with Russia

Britain's May wins backing of Trump, EU leaders in showdown with Russia https://t.co/1T2pbJ3OZd — Reuters Top…

Who is Gina Haspel? Trump’s pick to lead CIA is agency veteran who faces questions about her role in interrogations following Sept. 11 attacks

Who is Gina Haspel? Trump’s pick to lead CIA is agency veteran who faces questions about…

Rex Tillerson couldn’t take the hint — friendless and useless, his replacement probably can’t be any worse

Rex Tillerson couldn't take the hint — friendless and useless, his replacement probably can't be any…

Mike Pompeo’s views on the Iran nuclear deal are more aligned with the president than his predecessor’s

Mike Pompeo’s views on the Iran nuclear deal are more aligned with the president than his…

The first woman to head the CIA has been criticised for her alleged role in the torture of suspected terrorists following the 9/11 attacks

The first woman to head the CIA has been criticised for her alleged role in the…

#BREAKING Israeli government announces deal signalling end of coalition crisis

#UPDATE Netanyahu government reaches deal to avoid snap polls https://t.co/ZFH5UyK0lE pic.twitter.com/3bBIUxQdOI — AFP news agency (@AFP)…

Rex: “What is most important is to ensure an orderly and smooth transition during a time that the country continues to face significant policy and national security challenges”

"What is most important is to ensure an orderly and smooth transition during a time that…

Trump, Pompeo share ‘good personal chemistry’ Anthony @Scaramucci

Trump, Pompeo share ‘good personal chemistry’ Anthony @Scaramucci https://t.co/xGumYVmiF6 — FOX Business (@FoxBusiness) March 13, 2018…

Rex Tillerson says he’ll step down at the end of the month hours after Trump abruptly announced a new Secretary of State

Rex Tillerson says he'll step down at the end of the month hours after Trump abruptly…

JUST IN: U.S. stocks extend fall, Nasdaq down 1 percent

JUST IN: U.S. stocks extend fall, Nasdaq down 1 percent pic.twitter.com/Y17yOSMGXv — Reuters Business (@ReutersBiz) March…

Breaking: Russian associate of late tycoon Berezovsky found dead in Britain

Russian associate of late tycoon Berezovsky found dead in Britain https://t.co/UYcJQ1fFzT pic.twitter.com/6LMLkBIgJL — Reuters Top News…

The Friday before Rex Tillerson was fired, he received a call from the White House chief of staff telling him “you may get a tweet”

The Friday before Rex Tillerson was fired, he received a call from the White House chief…

John Cornyn and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell are already pushing for a “quick confirmation” of CIA Director Mike Pompeo as Rex Tillerson’s replacement

John Cornyn and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell are already pushing for a “quick confirmation” of…

A form of poison believed to have harmed Sergei Skripal was used to murder a man in Moscow in the nineties, a former Russian agent has told Euronews

A form of poison believed to have harmed Sergei Skripal was used to murder a man…

EU demands U.K. act in “good faith” in Brexit treaty revision

EU demands U.K. act in “good faith” in Brexit treaty revision https://t.co/FGbs6HbSpK pic.twitter.com/msCLJs0ML4 — Bloomberg Politics…

‘No excuse’ for leaving gun in high school locker room, sheriff says

'No excuse' for leaving gun in high school locker room, sheriff says https://t.co/m8j2Mmpa4Z — TIME (@TIME)…

Stormy Daniels’ lawyer on Trump missing deadline: ‘time to buckle up’

Stormy Daniels' lawyer on Trump missing deadline: 'time to buckle up' https://t.co/jeiJBG4MkU — The Guardian (@guardian)…

.@DevinNunes: No Evidence of Trump-Russia Collusion, But ‘Clear Links’ Between Clinton Campaign & Russians

.@DevinNunes: No Evidence of Trump-Russia Collusion, But 'Clear Links' Between Clinton Campaign & Russians https://t.co/YWFx75LNyN —…

Les fusions-acquisitions ont porté Rothschild & Co en 2017

Les fusions-acquisitions ont porté Rothschild & Co en 2017 https://t.co/eXrekLcaVJ — Le Figaro (@Le_Figaro) March 13,…

Broadcom’s Singapore connections complicated matters, even though the company maintained its physical headquarters in Silicon Valley and virtually all of its shareholders are in the U.S. (4/5)

Broadcom's Singapore connections complicated matters, even though the company maintained its physical headquarters in Silicon Valley…

President Trump blocked Singapore chipmaker Broadcom from pursuing a hostile takeover of U.S. rival Qualcomm, ruling the proposed combination would imperil national security. (1/5)

President Trump blocked Singapore chipmaker Broadcom from pursuing a hostile takeover of U.S. rival Qualcomm, ruling…

Donald Trump has arrived in California. It’s his first visit to the Golden State since becoming president

Donald Trump has arrived in California. It's his first visit to the Golden State since becoming…

Trump’s dismissal of Rex Tillerson via Twitter is merely the most recent time he’s used the social media platform for major announcements.

Trump's dismissal of Rex Tillerson via Twitter is merely the most recent time he's used the…

Rex Tillerson: ‘I will now return to private life’

Rex Tillerson: 'I will now return to private life' https://t.co/0EjhjATGLV — BBC News (World) (@BBCWorld) March…

Elizabeth Warren: ‏Tune in live as I talk about a part of the #BankLobbyistAct that keeps me awake at night – the part that guts our ability to find and go after mortgage discrimination by exempting 85% of banks from reporting data about the loans they make

Tune in live as I talk about a part of the #BankLobbyistAct that keeps me awake…

Il a été nommé aujourd’hui à la tête du département d’Etat américain : Mike Pompeo, le chef espion qui a l’oreille de Donald Trump http://u.afp.com/o5GS par @PaulHandley2 #AFP

Il a été nommé aujourd'hui à la tête du département d'Etat américain : Mike Pompeo, le…