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"Secretary Tillerson continues to lead the State Department and the entire cabinet is focused on completing this incredibly successful first year of President Trump's administration", she said in a statement.
Baker and Haberman write that it is "not immediately clear whether Mr. Trump has given final approval to the plan", but that Chief of Staff John Kelly has drawn it up and widely circulated it.
Tillerson is the former Exxon Mobil CEO who has had tensions with Trump in several foreign policy areas, as well as overwhelmingly negative publicity over plans to reorganize the State Department.
"He's here. Rex is here", Trump offered, noting that Tillerson was in the building - but not in the room - at the time.
Trump has soured on Tillerson mostly because of the "moron" report, his less confrontational approach on North Korea and differences over the Qatar crisis, one senior US official said. Tom Cotton of Arkansas.
Mr Tillerson would be replaced with Mike Pompeo, the director of the Central Intelligence Agency. A few weeks later, Tillerson voiced his support for the president after a report claimed that he had called Trump a "moron" after a meeting on Afghanistan.
The response was equally uninspired from the White House briefing room, where White House press secretary Sarah Sanders said simply that "when the President loses confidence in someone, they will no longer serve in the capacity that they're in". Too much churn could fuel the perception of chaos in the Trump White House - perhaps one reason he has yet to pull the trigger.
"This is a hellish environment for a secretary of state", said one State Department official on condition of anonymity.
"There has been a kind of Cold War going on between these two", Wallace noted, adding there has seemed to be a rift between Trump and Tillerson on handling North Korea.
At a private dinner of foreign policy veterans last month, a senior White House official criticized Tillerson for failing to support the president's agenda, according to a person familiar with the matter.
Tensions have also run high between Tillerson and veteran diplomats who oppose his proposed staff and budget cuts.
LiAngelo, the youngest of the Ball children, was in Hangzhou with the UCLA men's basketball team for a game against Georgia Tech. Sunday's tweet from the president of the United States calling out Lavar Ball by name somehow seemed like a foregone conclusion.
The quake was felt in several Iranian cities, damaging 8 villages and causing electricity cut-offs in some areas, Reuters said. On its website , the USGS placed the quake's epicenter at about 19 miles south-southwest of the Iraqi city of Halabja.
This year the the Miss Universe pageant changed things up by selecting the top 16 finalists based on continents. South Africa's Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters won the Miss Universe crown held in Las Vegas on Sunday.
The woman, Beverly Young Nelson, said at a press conference that Moore sexually assaulted her when she was 15 and 16. Speaking at a press conference in Louisville about tax reform, McConnell was asked if he believed Moore's accusers.
However, in DE , the quake jolted downtown Dover, sending lawmakers and workers in the statehouse outdoors to see what happened. MORE: Can hurricanes cause earthquakes? Readers may recall the 2011 quake that had an epicenter 38 miles northwest of Richmond.
Forgoing royal family history, Prince Harry may opt for a more intimate venue, unique to him and his fiancé. It is flanked by two stones taken from the collection of Princess Diana, the prince's late mother.
San Diego-based Qualcomm is going to reject a $103 billion purchase offer made by rival Broadcom, according to a Reuters report . The board of directors believes the proposal is not in the best interest of Qualcomm and also undervalues the company.
I think to get to your house at 6am is not simple and then to rest and recover, only one day to prepare is not right. Conte on playing at Anfield: "First of all [it's difficult] because we have to face a really good team.
At the 10 Janpath Road during the Congress Working Committee meeting a major decision taken by the veteran leaders of the party. After the meeting, the CWC also condoled the death of its veteran leader and former Union Minister Priya Ranjan Dasmunsi.
Trump also said his trip had resulted in at least US$300 billion, possibly triple that figure, of deals being agreed. Trump is slated to attend a pair of worldwide summits and meet with Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte .
Mourinho pleased with Lukaku's work-rate, mentality
Reports say Lukaku is under investigation for aiming a pair of kicks at Brighton and Hove Albion's Gaetan Bong on Saturday. United next visit Watford , who are eighth on the league table after an impressive 3-0 win at Newcastle United on Saturday.
Georgia vows punishment after hotel blaze kills 11
Twenty one people were hospitalised, mostly with carbon monoxide poisoning, and were in a stable condition, it added. According to officials, no participants of the contest, who were staying at the hotel, were injured in the blaze.
Christmas trees and decorations are a fire hazard
He also said in 2011 Cardinal Tree Farm planted more trees with the thought of this lower supply coming on. He says depending on the type of tree, he believes the shortage is expected to last about five years.
Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp comes to your phone on 11/22
Those looking to cash in some My Nintendo points will be thrilled to know that those missions and rewards are live as well. Host Animals at Your Campsite: "As you grow your friendships with different animals, they'll want to visit your campsite".
Jerry Jones requests special meeting of owners
The letter accuses Jones of sabotaging the negotiations in the latest round of the escalating feud between Jones and Goodell. In a counterproposal, Goodell's lawyer reportedly asked for $49.05 million per year.
In the United States approved a "smart" tablet with sensor
This patch sends the ingestion data to a smartphone app so patients are able closely to track the ingestion of medication . Additionally, patients can permit their caregivers and physician access to the information through a web-based portal.