Listen: President Trump, President And John Kelly discussed on WBZ Afternoon News
"It's twenty eight degrees. Clear skies in Boston at four o'clock. I'm Dr Who Gopi and here's what's happening. Following reports that they haven't been on speaking terms for some time come official word that presidents cheif of staff will not be bringing in the new year as part of the administration, John Kelly. We'll be leaving speaking to reporters before departing on Marine One for the army navy game in Philadelphia, President Trump confirmed reports as chief of staff will be exiting is administration. The president says Kelly will leave the White House by the end of the year. We'll be announcing be taking John's place. It might be. I'll be announcing that over the next day or two sources see the vice president's chief of staff, Nick Ayers is poised to replace Kelly. Steve Dorsey, CBS news, the White House. A Winchester native is being tapped to join the Bush cabinet. Mark milley President Trump's decision some in the Pentagon by surprise normally an announcement on a new joint chiefs chairman wouldn't be expected until early next year. The president tells reporters the date of transition is still to be determined a little bit later in the year. They usually get quite a bit of notice for a lot of reasons the term of current chairman marine general Joseph Dunford, doesn't expire until October first. And his spokesman says all indications are that Dunford will serve his full term, Colonel, Patrick Ryder. Ansa Dunford has served with general milley in peacetime and in combat and has the highest regard for his leadership. Ben Thomas, Washington. Meantime, White House political director Bill Stepien and his deputy. Justin Clark are leaving the administration to work on President Trump's reelection campaign step in manage Mr. Trump's midterm campaign, push which included a series of rallies intended to help. Limit GOP losses. Federal prosecutors in New York are recommending jail time for President Trump's former lawyer and fixer Michael Cohen saying he hasn't fully cooperated with them as he promised. They also say Cohen made payments to women to buy their silence about relationships with the president under the direction of then candidate Trump a possible violation of campaign finance laws. This is Washington Post national correspondent, Philip bump. The government has implicated Donald Trump directly in those two charges the Cohen guilty to last August, he pled guilty to campaign finance charges at the time Cohen said that he'd been directed to take those actions by president in this court document government attorneys US attorneys themselves say that Donald Trump is implicated. Prosecutors also say former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort, lied to investigators breaking his plea deal court papers say Manafort lied about his contacts with an aide who apparently had ties to Russian intelligence among other things a burned body discovered in Lynn is identified as that. Of a local man someone walking a dog and fry park found the body of twenty nine year old Tito Lopez e banks Thursday afternoon. The Essex DA's office is investigating."