Trump choses Don McGhan as his White House counsel and KT McFarland as national security adviser
President-elect Donald Trump was clearly seeking to sound out people from a wide range of backgrounds, from party stalwarts to business moguls and former rivals, for his cabinet (AFP Photo/Don Emmert)

U.S. President-elect Donald Trump has chosen Don McGhan, a well-known campaign finance lawyer, as his White House counsel and K.T. McFarland, a national security analyst, to be his deputy national security adviser, a transition official said on Friday.

(Reporting by Steve Holland, writing by Roberta Rampton; Editing by Chris Reese)