Anthony Scaramucci is out as communications director

Anthony Scaramucci answers reporters' questions during the daily White House press briefing in the Brady Press Briefing Room at the White House July 21, 2017 in Washington, DC.
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Anthony Scaramucci has been removed from his position as White House communications director, according to a person close to the White House.

Scaramucci’s abrupt removal by President Trump comes 10 days after the New York financial executive joined the White House staff.

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