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"It's twenty seven degrees and sunny in Boston at two o'clock, I'm Garowe Gopi. And here's what's happening. Following the reports that they haven't been on speaking terms for some time comes official word. The president's chief of staff will not be ringing in the new year as part of the administration. John Kelly will 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 his administration. The president says Kelly will leave the White House by the end of the year. We'll be announcing will be taking John's place it might be on an interim basis. I'll be announcing that over the next day or two sources say the vice president's chief of staff, Nick Ayers is poised to replace Kelly. Steve Dorsey CBS news, the White House in another ki moon. President Trump is tapping a man with local ties to head the joint chiefs of staff if confirmed by the Senate general Mark milley originally from Winchester will replace general Joseph Dunford whose term doesn't run out till next fall. CBS news military analyst and retired. Army Colonel Jeff mccaslin, talks about what's behind the change. Some people have suggested that the president is less than in general Dunford apparently disagreed particularly on policy towards if ghanistan and the continued to a US forces there, the deployment of US military forces to the Mexican border, apparently general Dunford was somewhat resistant to that Millie who commanded troops during several tours in Iraq and Afghanistan has served as the army's top officers since August twenty fifteen a lot of changes in the top ranks of the administration in recent days. Keep it tuned to WBZ News Radio ten thirty for the latest and catch us to. On the free iheartradio app. 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 and manage Mr. Trump's midterm campaign, push which included a series of rallies intended to help. Limit GOP losses. Federal prosecutors in New York 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 may payments to two women to buy their silence about relationships with President Trump under the direction of then candidate Trump a possible violation of campaign finance laws. Washington Post national correspondent, Philip bump. The government has implicated Donald Trump directly in those two charges. The Cohen pled guilty to last August. Campaign finance charges at the time Cohen said that he'd been directed to take those actions by President Trump in this court document, the 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 Klay Manafort lied about his contacts with an aide who apparently had ties to Russian intelligence among other things. A burned body discovered in is identified as that of a local man someone walking a dog in fry park around found the body of twenty nine year old Tito Lopez e banks Thursday afternoon. The Essex DA's office is investigating. The minister of France is reporting that one hundred thirty five people are injured nearly one thousand are now in custody in Paris says demonstrations grow more violent we'll have more on that in just a few minutes."