Trump replaces chief of staff Reince Priebus after six-month run

Reuters News
Posted: Jul 28, 2017 5:01 PM

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump on Friday replaced his White House chief of staff, Reince Priebus, installing retired General John Kelly in his place in a major shakeup of his top team.

Trump announced the move in a tweet a day after his new communications director, Anthony Scaramucci, accused Priebus of leaking information to reporters in a profanity-laced tirade.

(Reporting By Steve Holland; Editing by Chris Reese)