White House spokesman Sean Spicer resigns: New York Times

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Posted: Jul 21, 2017 12:07 PM

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - White House spokesman Sean Spicer resigned on Friday after U.S. President Donald Trump appointed Wall Street financier Anthony Scaramucci as his top communications official, the New York Times reported, citing a person with direct knowledge of the exchange.

Trump offered Scaramucci, a longtime supporter, the White House communications post.

(Writing by Susan Heavey)