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U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson addresses a joint news conference with European Union foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini at the European Council in Brussels, Belgium, December 5, 2017.

Tillerson on North Korea: ‘I will continue our diplomatic efforts until the first bomb drops’

Tillerson seemed to outline a new North Korea policy that emphasizes diplomacy and outreach — without preconditions.
U.S. Secretary of State Tillerson addresses a joint news conference with EU foreign policy chief Mogherini in Brussels

A key diplomatic posting is being held up in the Senate — and it could be ‘making things more dangerous for the United States’

Richard Grenell, the nominee for US ambassador to Germany, has been in limbo since he cleared the Foreign Relations Committee in October.

Trump says reports that he will fire Tillerson as secretary of state are ‘fake news’

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson called recent reports that the White House is looking to replace him with CIA Director Mike Pompeo "laughable" on Friday.

The State Department has reportedly warned the White House that Trump’s tweets could put American embassies in danger

The State Department warned the White House that Trump's tweets could put US embassies under fire in the Muslim world, according to a White House official.
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un guides the launch of a Hwasong-12 missile in this undated combination photo released by North Korea's KCNA

The deal for peace talks the Trump administration reportedly wants to offer Kim Jong Un

The State Department's top North Korea official said the US would resume direct dialogue with Pyongyang if it ceased missile tests for 60 days.
President Donald Trump and Fox News' Laura Ingraham.

‘I’m the only one that matters’: Trump disregards State Department’s unfilled positions

President Donald Trump addressed the state of the State Department, which has numerous unfilled positions some see as critical, and said something surprising.
Rex Tillerson

Despite Trump’s ‘fire and fury,’ US-North Korea talks have ‘not been limited at all’

Talks between the US and North Korea have "not been limited at all, both (in) frequency and substance," said the senior State Department official.
Secretary of State Rex Tillerson holds a press briefing

Rex Tillerson joked about needing to ‘curl up in a ball’ while looking at a statue in Switzerland

While admiring a sculpture of huddled people in a park in Geneva, secretary of state Rex Tillerson said that he sometimes needs to 'curl up in a ball' himself.
Secretary of State Rex Tillerson.

A former diplomat says Trump officials wouldn’t let her talk about Obama’s foreign policies

A former foreign service worker criticized Rex Tillerson's State Department and revealed that she was told not to talk about President Obama's foreign policy.