Reince Priebus replaced as White House chief of staff

Reince Priebus replaced as White House chief of staff”

"The president has tried to convince the general multiple times, and the general has politely declined several times", one administration official told the newspaper. When I said we were brothers from the podium, that's because we're rough on each other.

"They'll all be fired by me", he said of the White House communications staff.

The President broke the news on Twitter when the plane landed, welcoming incoming chief of staff Homeland Security Secretary John F. Kelly. In a series of tweets just before 17:00 (22:00 GMT) on Friday, the president praised the former Marine Corp general as a "great American" and a "great leader".

He added, "I can't think of a better person than Gen. John Kelly to succeed me and I wish him God's blessings and great success".

Mr Kelly, a retired four-star general who has been serving s Homeland Security Secretary, will have his work cut out. Those tensions burst wide open into public view Thursday when it was revealed that Scaramucci, who refers to himself as "The Mooch", called a reporter and unloaded on Priebus.

Scaramucci told The New Yorker: "He'll be asked to resign very shortly".

Priebus' already tense relationship with Anthony Scaramucci took a darker turn over the past 24 hours when the communications chief suggested in a late-night tweet that Priebus was one of the "leakers" that President Donald Trump has railed against. "It's something that I think the White House needs".

Kelly is a retired Marine Corps general and the former commander of the U.S. Southern Command.

BROOKS: Well, you know, as a New Yorker, I want to apologize on behalf of 8 million New Yorkers to the whole country for the way we talk, though even by our standards Scaramucci is a bit of an extreme, extreme outlier.

What role has he played in Trump's administration so far?

Gunmen raid Kenyan deputy president's rural home
Rift Valley regional coordinator Wanyama Musiambo who is at the home declined to comment on the operation. None of the DP's family member was at the residence during the attack.

Moto Z2 Force Edition: yay or nay?
In the single-core test, the alleged Moto X4 got 824 points while in the multi-core testing the device has acquired 3886 points. The Moto Z2 Force Edition will hit availability in the US on August 10 via US Cellular, Verizon , AT&T , T-Mobile, and Sprint .

Samsung sends out invites for Galaxy Note 8
The Note 8 could cost upwards of $1,000 as well, but this could increase depending on conditions at the time it launches. Also, it is worth noting that the update still doesn't bring the option to hide the navigation bar on these devices.

It would appear that this different direction is John Kelly, Donald Trump's pick to replace Priebus. The president, Priebus said, will definitely get reelected in 2020.

White House Chief of Staff Reince Priebus may have little left of his job but his title.

White House chief strategist Steve Bannon is expected to stay, at least for now, sources told CNN.

DIONNE: Well, I think in an odd way, Priebus was always a kind of artificial appendage.

White House spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders said discussions about Priebus's departure had been taking place for weeks.

The fact that Priebus is the one who is out certainly lends credence to the idea that the NY contingent, which believes in letting Trump be Trump, is ascendant in the White House.

If Trump genuinely believed all that, Priebus would not have been made to make a humiliating retreat into the torrential rain then sheeting across the capital through the afternoon.

Both Priebus and Spicer were part of the Republican National Committee, and the bridge that linked the party to Trump.

He said he is more focused on MS-13 because it is "particularly violent", saying MS-13's members do not like to shoot their victims because death comes too fast.

In his final Pentagon news conference, Kelly spoke about the loss of his son - a topic he didn't often discuss publicly.

Like this


30 July 2017
Israel Says Embassy Guard Opened Fire After Being Attacked
Jordan is not allowing the guard to leave the country, and Israel has confined its staff at the embassy to the embassy grounds. Israel installed metal detectors at entrances to the site after an attack nearby on July 14 that killed two of its policemen.

29 July 2017
Starbucks to close all Teavana stores
Teavana products are now sold in Starbucks locations, but it is unclear whether that would continue with Teavana stores closing. Between 20% and 25% of American malls will close within five years, Credit Suisse said in a report released last month.

27 July 2017
Oil climbs From 7-week high on signs USA stockpile plunged
Energy Information Administration showed that domestic crude supplies fell by 7.2 million barrels for the week ended July 21. Brent crude oil futures rose 0.77 dollar or 1.53 percent to close at USD 50.97 a barrel at NYMEX.

26 July 2017
Warning shots by a us ship, against a ship by iranian
Of the incidents at sea past year , the worst involved Iranian forces capturing 10 USA sailors and holding them overnight. It said the Thunderbolt fired into the air "with the intention to provoke and create fear".

25 July 2017
Governor Rauner gives Detention to Lawmakers
We slowed down the process in the Senate in order to let everyone blow off some steam, politically-speaking. The special session will begin Wednesday; Rauner said it will end by Friday, July 31.

24 July 2017
Owen: Hard to find any chinks in Man United's armour
As for Madrid , they've named a strong side with Gareth Bale , Karim Benzema, Luca Modric and Toni Kroos all starting for the Champions League holders.

22 July 2017
Report suggests, Asus Zenfone 4 to be unveiled on August in…
Asus Zenfone 4 Max is priced at RUB 13,900 (Rs 15,000 roughly), which makes it affordable despite the feature-rich configuration. All these confirms that Asus Zenfone 4 will come with dual rear cameras.

22 July 2017
New Nintendo Switch Online App Available Now
It's also important to note that if you close the application, for whatever reason, you'll be booted from voice chat. The app will support Splatoon 2 , which launches tomorrow.

21 July 2017
1 ton of plastic produced for every person on planet, scientists reveal
But due to their longer useful lifetimes, only 12 million metric tons, or 5 percent, of waste was created by construction. Global production of plastic has grown rapidly in recent decades, surpassing many other man-made materials.

21 July 2017
DOOM Ditches Season Pass by Channeling the Number of the Beast
In order to introduce the multiplayer DLC overhaul system, Bethesda has confirmed that all previous progression has been wiped. The PlayStation 4 trial weekend will start Thursday, July 27th, and all trial weekends will run until their respective Sunday.