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Photo: Mark Wilson/Getty Images

Since President Trump was inaugurated in January 2017, his administration has seen 8 officials resign from high-profile positions in the White House Communications Office.

Driving the news: Trump announced on Thursday that Sarah Sanders was leaving her role as press secretary at the end of June.

Everyone who has left the Office of White House Communications:

  • Michael Dubke: Director of communications. March 2017 to June 2017.
  • Sean Spicer: Press secretary and director of communications. Jan. 2017 to July 2017
  • Anthony Scaramucci: Director of communications. July 21, 2017 to July 31, 2017
  • Hope Hicks: Director of strategic communications. Jan. 2017 to Sept. 2017.
  • Raj Shaw: Principal deputy press secretary. Sept. 2017 to Jan. 2019.
  • Lindsay Walters: Special assistant to the President and White House deputy press secretary. Jan. 2017 to April 2019.
  • Bill Shine: Deputy chief of staff for communications and director of communications. July 2018 to March 2019.
  • Sarah Sanders: Deputy press secretary and press secretary. Jan 2017 to June 2019.

Go deeper: Every high-profile Trump White House departure

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  3. Economy: Conference Board predicts economy won’t fully recover until late 2021.
  4. Education: Surge threatens to shut classrooms down again.
  5. Technology: The pandemic isn't slowing tech.
  6. Travel: CDC replaces COVID-19 cruise ban with less restrictive "conditional sailing order."
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Updated 4 hours ago - Economy & Business

Dunkin' Brands agrees to $11B Inspire Brands sale

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Dunkin' Brands, operator of both Dunkin' Donuts and Baskin-Robbins, agreed on Friday to be taken private for nearly $11.3 billion, including debt, by Inspire Brands, a restaurant platform sponsored by private equity firm Roark Capital.

Why it matters: Buying Dunkin’ will more than double Inspire’s footprint, making it one of the biggest restaurant deals in the past 10 years. This could ultimately set up an IPO for Inspire, which already owns Arby's, Jimmy John's and Buffalo Wild Wings.

Ina Fried, author of Login
6 hours ago - Technology

Federal judge halts Trump administration limit on TikTok

Illustration: Aïda Amer/Axios

A federal judge on Friday issued an injunction preventing the Trump administration from imposing limits on the distribution of TikTok, Bloomberg reports. The injunction request came as part of a suit brought by creators who make a living on the video service.

Why it matters: The administration has been seeking to force a sale of, or block, the Chinese-owned service. It also moved to ban the service from operating in the U.S. as of Nov. 12, a move which was put on hold by Friday's injunction.