Latest Robert Kraft News

Trump says he 'worked hard' on World Cup bid, thanks Kraft

Jun. 15, 2018 9:32 AM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump said he worked hard on the effort to bring the 2026 World Cup to North America and thanked Robert Kraft, owner of the NFL's New England Patriots and Major League Soccer's New England Revolution. Trump signed letters to FIFA President Gianni Infantino expressing...

U2 dedicates song to Anthony Bourdain at Apollo show

Jun. 12, 2018 9:47 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — U2 frontman Bono honored the late Anthony Bourdain toward the end of the band's special performance at the Apollo Theater in Harlem. Bono spoke of losing a "lot of inspiring, useful people" over the past few years "who gave up on their own life" alluding to the apparent suicides of...

Reports: Edelman headed for 4-game suspension

Jun. 7, 2018 5:08 PM EDT

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Speaking for the first time at the Patriots' minicamp, Tom Brady could have had plenty to talk about had he waited a few hours. Instead, reports broke later Thursday that one of the New England quarterback's favorite receivers, Julian Edelman, could be suspended for violating the...

Kobe Bryant visits Patriots practice; Brady, Gronk not there

May. 31, 2018 2:44 PM EDT

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — The New England Patriots were thrilled to have a five-time champion with them at practice this week. Not Tom Brady, Kobe Bryant. With their quarterback skipping organized team activities along with tight end Rob Gronkowski, the Patriots returned to Gillette Stadium for offseason...