The report was published shortly after the outlet revealed that Kelly is likely to be ousted from the White House in the coming days and that he's no longer talking to President Donald Trump. Axios and CNN reported earlier that White House officials expect Kelly to resign soon. But Ayers has also faced some resistance. "That is what the president needs by his side over the next two years", Schwartz claimed it wouldn't make any difference.
Trump and Kelly's relationship has been strained for months - with Kelly on the verge of resignation and Trump almost firing him several times. But each time the two have decided to make amends, even as Kelly's influence has waned.
Ayers, 36, is considered more politically attuned than Kelly, a retired general who is 68. Trump has chafed at Kelly's management style and resisted some of his moves to instill discipline in the West Wing and contain chaos.
USA trade deficit with China expands
China has said it will immediately implement measures agreed under a trade war "truce" with the US. It was unclear if Gao was referring to the tariffs in his remarks to reporters.
Neo-Nazi guilty of murder over Charlottesville rampage
His mother replied by telling him to be careful to which Fields shot back, "we're not the one (sic) who need to be careful". Heather Heyer , a 32-year-old paralegal and civil rights activist, was killed, and almost three dozen others were injured.
SpaceX sends Dragon to ISS but makes unplanned water landing
It's the first time that's happened since the groundbreaking launch of the company's Falcon Heavy spacecraft in February . Most recently, a Falcon 9 that launched from California included a booster with two previous launches under its belt.
Cardi B makes court appearance over strip club brawl in Queens
The court has issued orders of protection against the platinum rapper in a case involving a melee at a NY strip club, reports AP. A rainbow-tressed Cardi B appeared in Queens Criminal Court on Friday morning, narrowly avoiding a warrant for her arrest .
Five-star recruit Vernon Carey commits to Duke
Michigan State , which went down to the wire with Duke for Carey, is the perceived favorite in the 247Sports Crystal Ball. Carey joins fellow five-star recruit Wendell Moore and four-star Boogie Ellis as members of Duke's 2019 recruiting class.