Scaramucci also is addressing reporters at the White House. The President has frequently disparaged Spicer's performance to friends and associates, but he does that with many of his staff.
"He's quoted as saying Scaramucci would be a awful choice". While it remains unclear just what exactly Spicer will do now that his stint in the White House has effectively ended, his resignation has raised multiple questions regarding the personal life he must be desperate to get back to.
He says in a tweet that he will continue his service through August.
Germany raises pressure on Turkey after activist jailed
The Turkish government says the measures are necessary given the gravity of the security and terrorism threat it faces. Speaking with Reuters he insisted German investments in Turkey are fully guaranteed by Turkish law.
Spicer reached breaking point on Friday, the White House official said, when Trump appointed Anthony Scaramucci to be the new communications director, a bid to reset the scandal-wracked administration. Spicer has been handling the communications director's duties since Dubke left.
McCarthy's last appearance as Spicer on "Saturday Night Live" on May 12 in fact addressed those tensions. "Wishing colleague & patriot @PressSecSean Spicer all BEST", before welcoming Scaramucci to the West Wing.
Before being tapped by Mr Trump for the job of press secretary, Mr Spicer was spokesman for the Republican National Committee. Priebus has also reportedly opposed hiring Scaramucci for various administration positions.
Major staffing shake-ups have been a constant subject of conversation at the White House, but have often failed to materialize.
Zach Braff bluntly wrote, "Sean Spicer is the worst and the karma police are coming to arrest him". White House officials told the Daily Beast that some fear the incoming communications lead will do nothing to change the image of "amateur hour" in the West Wing.
General Electric's Lower Guidance Overshadows Q2 Beat
CEO Flannery has declared in a conference that his review would take time, but it had not altered GE's 2017 outlook . Incoming chief executive John Flannery may choose to implement a more ambitious restructuring programme.
England beat SA to reach Women's Cricket World Cup final
Captain Dané van Niekerk was quietly confident of her team's chances and expressed her pride in the side for reaching this stage. But in the end, the experienced Shrubsole hit a boundary from her first delivery to give her side victory.
3 killed in new round of Pakistan, India border clashes
The authorities have ordered schools in 23 villages to be closed indefinitely due to the firing and shelling by Pakistani troops. Indian officials say Pakistan's repeated attacks on their side of the Himalayan region have affected at least 5,000 civilians.
Israeli police shoot Al-Aqsa Mosque imam after prayer
But this week, the Waqf was boycotting the Temple Mount over Israel's decision to reinstall metal detectors at its entrances. According to WAFA, Abbas has made several contacts with world powers to discuss the ongoing Jerusalem tension.
Infamous 86-year-old jewel thief arrested once again
Payne was arrested and taken to Chamblee jail on charges of theft by shoplifting, then later released after posting bail. She steals because she can, said California-based lawyer Gretchen Von Helms, who has represented her.