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"Trump says his White House chief of staff John Kelly will leave by the end of the year quoting here from the Washington Post. Trump made the announcement on the south lawn of the White House this afternoon. Kelly is a retired four-star Marine Corps general he's been at the he's been the president's top aide since late July. By two thousand seventeen and it's been a rocky tenure Trump chafed at Kelly's management style. And resisted some of his moves to instill discipline and recent months that chief of staff power has ebbed and administration policies and decisions have been guided more by the president's gut instincts reports the post a we don't know who will replace him yet. Kelly is just the latest to President Trump's many changes in his staff in recent days, President Trump nominated general, Mark Miley. Currently the army chief of staff to be the next chairman of the joint chiefs of staff majlis an officer whose outspoken and direct apparently CBS news military analyst and retired. Army Colonel Jeff mccaslin said that independence could cause problems with President Trump about a year ago in August two thousand seventeen when president made his remarks about the unfortunate death of some civil rights workers at Charlottesville Virginia during a demonstration, a Molly was very quick to treat out to the entire army that the army doesn't tolerate racism extremism or hatred in our ranks and some suggested that at least distance himself from his commander in chief. If not a veiled criticism of President Trump also Trump dominated William bar to be his next attorney general and a former Fox News caster to be the next you win embassador. Former secretary of State Rex Tillerson called his former boss President Donald Trump on disciplined who a man who doesn't like to read and doesn't like to spend time on detailed to listen also said Trump frequently asked him to do things that were against the lawn. Tillerson had to explain that to him. Donald Trump reacted by calling. Tillerson dumb as a rock and laziest hell Larry Sabato political science professor at the university of Virginia. Pooh-poohed Trump's comments. It's absurd on its face because Rex Tillerson was had one of the world's largest corporations very successfully for many years Exxon. And so he certainly is a dumb as a rock, and he couldn't be lazy either. Special counsel. Robert Muller's team says Michael Cohen, President Trump's former personal lawyer is a vital witness in its Russia meddling investigation. Meantime, New York federal prosecutors say that while running for office Trump directed cone to make illegal payments to women who claim to have had sexual relations with Trump as prosecutors want to do four and a half to five years in prison, and the special prosecutor apparently has suggested that anytime cone gets from the Russian investigation be served concurrently with tax evasion. Linux congress in campaign violation charges. Also, the special counsel says former Trump campaign chairman, Paul Manafort, lied to investigators breaking his plea deal court papers claimed Manafort lied about his contacts with an aide who allegedly had ties to Russian intelligence and about his contacts with the Trump White House w CBS news time one thirty four. Water cannon and tear gas fired at thousands of yellow vested protesters in Paris, the demonstrating against fuel tax hikes as well as the government. That's all been suspended the fuel tax hike has been suspended but protests against president. Emmanuel Macron's economic policies remain. I'm Elaine Cobb on the shows in Paris. Protesters have attacked a shopping complex at the top of the avenue setting fire to the plywood used to board up the entrances. There have been several violent incidents and fires around the city as mobile teams of riot. Police moved to respond thousands of demonstrators wearing yellow vests are on the streets of Paris, many calling for calm and for the government to bring in real economic reforms to help the worst off. WCBS news time one thirty four. Why would a couple leave their three kids in the car with the engine idling in front of a store that idling vehicle with kids inside was stolen leading to a massive police. Search all that's left now here at the intersection of east seventy eighth street and Farragut avenue is some blue police tape strewn about the ground, but it was a very different scene here. Friday evening. This is where an Acura MDX was found after cops say it was stolen with three children inside. From a beauty supply store about seven blocks away round four twenty in the afternoon. The mother and father of those kids ages one to an eight left the kids in the running SUV, according to cops when they went into that store. That's when the perp struck we exhausted."