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"Sun expected but a high of only thirty seven thirty three right now and mainly clear going down to twenty seven and midtown. President Trump insisting today that he is very happy with the court filings that were made on Friday involving the Russia election meddling probe one related to his former campaign chair Paul Manafort, two others involving former Trump lawyer Michael Cohen, the president told reporters today that he hasn't read the court. Filings buddy has reached this conclusion very one sided situation. But I think it's all turning around very nicely. But as far as the reports that we see according to everybody I've spoken to read it. There's absolutely no collusion, which is very important. The court filings revealed that Cohen has pleaded guilty to campaign finance crimes to lying to congress about his efforts to strike a deal to build a Trump Tower in Moscow, another document lays out, why prosecutors believe Manafort repeatedly lied to them even after agreeing to cooperate with the investigation. Meanwhile, a house committee has released a transcript of its interview of former FBI director James Comey one day after they privately grilled him behind closed doors for some seven hours Komi told them that the probe of Russian efforts to interfere in the twenty sixteen presidential election initially focused on four Americans and President Trump was not one of them. He also said that President Obama never ordered the FBI to spy on the Trump campaign, contrary to what President Trump alleged shortly after the election after his testimony Komi remarked that the Republican led committee asked a lot of questions about Hillary Clinton's emails. Another rumor about the Trump administration has wound up being true. President Trump's chief of staff is out. The president announcing today that John Kelly will leave his position by the end of the year about a year and a half after taking the job. Correspondent Karen Travers has the back story questions about John Kelly's job performance as White House chief of staff, I came to light in the wake of the scandals surrounding rob porter a senior official accused of domestic violence Kelly as porter as a man of integrity shortly before Puerta resigned. And there were questions about when Kelly I knew the FBI was looking at these accusations president was said to be furious about Kelly's handling of the porter matter and spoke to his top aides back in February about possibly replacing him Kelly made it clear to the president. Then he would be willing to resign. White House sources say the relationship between President Trump and his outgoing chief of staff had deteriorated to the point where the hadn't been on speaking terms in recent days, well, as one Trump administration higher up gets ready to leave another is coming on board. President Trump has announced a new chair of his joint chiefs of staff. General Mark milley is a battle-hardened commander having led troops during several tours in Iraq and Afghanistan he served as army chief of staff for the last three years. If confirmed by the Senate Millie would succeed marine general Joseph dumpstered as the chairman of the joint chiefs of staff. The president tweeted the announcement this morning calling the two generals incredible men and thanking them both for their service to the country the date of transition has yet to be determined. But Dunford's term doesn't end until October. First, Ben Thomas, Washington wins news time eight oh wage. So you think you're fairly healthy and in pretty decent shape. Or maybe you think you're not in very good shape. Either way there's word."