Updated at 5 p.m. ET
Anthony Scaramucci is leaving his position as White House communications director — less than two weeks after being named for the job.
Scaramucci's departure followed the Monday-morning swearing in of the new White House chief of staff, retired Gen. John F. Kelly. Scaramucci had negotiated an unusual deal to report directly to the president rather than the chief of staff (Reince Priebus at the time).