They also said the administration was considering replacing McMaster last fall, but hesitated because appointing a third national security adviser in less than a year would not reflect well on Trump.
Mr. Kelly, too, is trying to run a White House under the cloud of reports that the president is looking for a replacement.
Jarred by the treatment of former Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, whom the president fired by tweet on Tuesday morning, Mr. Kelly suggested to colleagues that he may be the next to be pushed out of the White House.
Russia is set to expel British diplomats in retaliation for Prime Minister Theresa May's decision to kick out 23 Russians.
The on-again, off-again reports about H.R. McMaster are continuing.
USA media said the mood inside the White House has been verging on mania and anxiety in recent days due to Trump's increasing interest in sacking people around him.
The people said Trump is now comfortable with ousting McMaster, with whom he never personally gelled, but is willing to take time executing the move because he wants to ensure both that the three-star Army general is not humiliated and that there is a strong successor lined up.
The president and McMaster have disagreed on a number of issues - including the Iran deal and the USA approach to North Korea - and the national security adviser has also clashed with Kelly and Defense Secretary James Mattis, according to the officials.
The daily quoting a senior White House official said, "The president is enjoying the process of assessing his team and making changes, tightening his inner circle to those he considers survivors and who respect his unconventional style".
Other cabinet personnel on the US media's watchlist include Education Secretary Betsy DeVos, who showed clear lack of preparation while appearing on CBS's "60 Minutes", Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson, who hit the headlines for ordering a dining room set for his office worth 31,000 USA dollars, Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt for frequently traveling first class at taxpayers' expense, and Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke, who spent 139,000 dollars for an office door.
NBC News' Peter Alexander pressed her further, citing Trump's own comments this week indicating further staff turnover: "We're getting very close to having the Cabinet and other things that I want".
The UKAD was critical of British Cycling and Team Sky's medical practices but could find no evidence they had violated rules. The statements came in a wide-ranging interview with the BBC conducted from UCI headquarters in Aigle, Switzerland.
The company is providing a system image link for each of the four compatible devices on the Get Android P webpage. The Android P Developer Preview only works on the Pixel 1 and 1 XL, the Pixel 2 and 2 XL , and that's it.
The two companies running head-to-head in this race are USA -based Qualcomm and China-based Huawei ( New York Times ). That could allow Chinese companies, namely Huawei Technologies Co, to become the dominant supplier, the U.S. said.
In seven years with the Seahawks, Sherman made four Pro Bowls, earned two First-Team All-Pro selections and won a Super Bowl. However, Sherman's Achilles injury makes him too much of a risk for the Colts, who aren't necessarily in a "win now" mode.
Early on Wednesday, a petrol bomb was hurled at a BJP office in Coimbatore , around 500 km from here, by unidentified persons. Opposition DMK said that following the outcry in Tamil Nadu on this issue, none would make such remarks henceforth.
She gave birth to daughter Alexis Olympia on September 1 and has since been working her way back to fitness. "She was great. Williams experienced a pulmonary embolism ( blockage that occurs in the lungs ) after giving birth via C-section.
Israeli Ambassador Ron Dermer, speaking at AIPAC on Sunday, said that the Jewish people will "forever" remember Trump's decision. Kushner has also been stripped of his top security clearance in another blow to his credibility as an global negotiator.
Regional round games will be hosted in Boston ( East ), Atlanta ( South ), Los Angeles ( West ), and Omaha, Neb., ( Midwest ). The Cyclones enter this year's tournament as the No. 10 seed and will need to prevail again to keep playing next week.
Richard Sherman , the four-time Pro Bowl cornerback and one of the NFL's biggest stars, appears to be on the way out of Seattle. Nothing is official, and Sherman texted ESPN's Josina Anderson on Wednesday, telling her that he has not "been told anything".
Nate Solder contract details with New York Giants
As for other parts of the offense, Danny Amendola , Dion Lewis and Rex Burkhead also represent the Patriots free agents. He has also played in 16 playoff games, starting each of those postseason contests.
KP chides Rabada's two-Test suspension
With the series now level at 1-1, the Cape Town Test - beginning Thursday March 22 - looms as a pivotal match in the series. De Villiers scored an unbeaten 126 in South Africa's first innings, turning the match in the space of 146 balls.
49 dead as plane crashes at Kathmandu airport in Nepal
Out of the 67 passengers, 32 were from Bangladesh, 33 from Nepal , and one each from China and the Maldives. The parent company is involved in a number of industries, including real estate, education and agriculture.
Oklahoma makes March Madness as No. 10 seed
The Cowgirls' three senior starters - Kaylee Jensen, Mandy Coleman and Loryn Goodwin - will get one last shot at the Big Dance. It went 10-6 in the ACC before getting upset by Virginia Tech in the first round of the ACC Tournament on March 1.
Tiger Tracker: Woods leads outright at Valspar
You'll hear Tiger say he's "progressing" and analysts have said he's "slowly" getting it back with more reps. Here are some golfers we like to contend for the victory this weekend. "It fits us", Woods added.
Abercrombie is closing 60 stores this year
The stock of Discover Financial Services (NYSE:DFS) has "Overweight" rating given on Monday, December 11 by Barclays Capital. Voya Investment Management LLC raised its position in shares of Abercrombie & Fitch by 9.3% during the second quarter.
Officers Shot In Clinton Were Sent To The Wrong House
For reasons that authorities still are trying to determine, the officers were sent to the address in Clinton where they were shot. One of the wounded officers remained hospitalized Wednesday with moderate injuries. "They kept calling his name", Long said.
My strong support for net neutrality
State attorneys general have sued to overturn the FCC's new rules. "We feel very confident in our position", Inslee said. Inslee, who steps in on a long and proud tradition of states defying D.C. on various undertakings they don't agree with.
SPD Votes: No New Elections for Germany
Sixty-six percent of the 464,000 rank-and-file members of the Social Democrats party on Saturday agreed to form a coalition . The German Chancellor, Angela Merkel was voted for her fourth term by the Social Democrats Party (SDP) on Sunday.