US State Department

Lauren McCauley, staff writer
U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson addressed State Department employees in Washington, D.C. on Wednesday. (Photo: Yuri Gripas / Reuters)
Secretary of State Rex Tillerson stirred outrage on Wednesday when he outlined what an "America First" foreign policy will look like under U.S. President Donald Trump, namely that values such as freedom and human rights will not get in the way of "national security and economic prosperity." "I think it is really important that all of us understand...
Nika Knight, staff writer
Rex Tillerson
Secretary of State Rex Tillerson ratcheted up tensions with Iran on Wednesday,...
Nika Knight, staff writer
A protest sign at the 2014 People's Climate March in New York City.
The State Department will announce its approval of the controversial Keystone...