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Robert Kraft to discuss tensions with Bill Belichick, Tom Brady after season

Robert Kraft to discuss tensions with Bill Belichick, Tom Brady after season

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The three men most responsible for turning the New England Patriots into a perennial power will wait until after the season to settle any differences, according to a report Saturday. Patriots owner Robert Kraft will sit down with head coach Bill Belichick and quarterback Tom Brady to "clear the air" of any lingering tensions, Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network reported. Reigning Super Bowl champion New England was set to host the Tennessee Titans on Saturday night in an AFC divisional round playoff game. The report comes a week after the Patriots denied there was friction among the trio, which reportedly stemmed from a dispute over the trade of backup quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo to San Francisco earlier this season. According to ESPN, which cited unnamed sources, Belichick was furious and dem...
Robert Downey Jr warns fans about online 'scam artists'

Robert Downey Jr warns fans about online 'scam artists'

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Robert Downey Jr has warned fans not to fall for "scam artists" who claim to be him on social media and ask for money.The actor wrote on Facebook that "one or more scam artists have taken to impersonating me online and asking some of you via private message or chat for 'donations' for various 'causes'".The Iron Man star continued: "If you encounter someone on a chat platform claiming to be me, they are lying."Hundreds of fans replied, many of whom have been approached by impostors.Some said they had also been contacted by people claiming to be other stars like Ryan Reynolds, Ryan Gosling and Hugh Jackman - but the vast majority said they had quickly sniffed out the deception.Downey Jr's message added: "I will never ever communicate via private chat platforms, and I would never ask individu...
Famous birthdays for Aug. 18: Robert Redford, Rosalynn Carter

Famous birthdays for Aug. 18: Robert Redford, Rosalynn Carter

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Aug. 18 (UPI) -- Those born on this date are under the sign of Leo.They include:-- Virginia Dare, first English settler born in the American colonies, in 1587-- Explorer Meriwether Lewis in 1774-- Chicago department store founder Marshall Field in 1834-- Cosmetics businessman Max Factor in 1904-- Actor Shelley Winters in 1920-- Former first lady Rosalynn Carter in 1927 (age 90) File Photo by Roger L. Wollenberg/UPI -- Film director Roman Polanski in 1933 (age 84)-- Baseball Hall of Fame member Roberto Clemente in 1934-- Olympic gold medal winning decathlete Rafer Johnson in 1935 (age 82)-- Actor Robert Redford in 1936 (age 81)-- Actor Martin Mull in 1943 (age 74)-- Actor Patrick Swayze in 1952 File Photo by Jim Ruymen/UPI -- Actor Denis Leary in 1957 (age 60)-- Ac...
Famous birthdays for Aug. 17: Robert De Niro, Taissa Farmiga

Famous birthdays for Aug. 17: Robert De Niro, Taissa Farmiga

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Aug. 17 (UPI) -- Those born on this date are under the sign of Leo.They include:-- French mathematician Pierre de Fermat in 1601-- Frontiersman Davy Crockett in 1786-- Movie producer Samuel Goldwyn in 1882-- Actor Mae West in 1893-- Watergate figure W. Mark Felt, known as "Deep Throat," in 1913-- Actor Maureen O'Hara in 1920-- U.S. spy plane aviator Francis Gary Powers in 1929-- British poet laureate Ted Hughes in 1930-- Nobel literature laureate V.S. Naipaul in 1932 (age 85)-- Actor Robert De Niro in 1943 (age 74)-- Pop singer Belinda Carlisle in 1958 (age 59) File Photo by Jim Ruymen/UPI -- Novelist Jonathan Franzen in 1959 (age 58)-- Investigative journalist Eric Schlosser in 1959 (age 58)-- Actor Sean Penn in 1960 (age 57)-- Television commentator/former football coach Jon...
Robert Griffin III, fiancé welcome baby girl

Robert Griffin III, fiancé welcome baby girl

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July 4 (UPI) -- Free agent quarterback Robert Griffin III became a father Sunday after fiancé Grete Sadeiko gave birth to a baby girl.Gloria was born at a healthy six-pounds and 12-ounces."Welcome to the world Gloria Griffin," Griffin wrote on Instagram."Your mommy is incredible! The way she pushed through delivering you into the world was the stuff of legend. Very simply put, Your mom is a certified baller!!! I am blessed to have your Mommy riding with me as we show each other what real love is and now we have you, our own little angel to raise. It is very rare to find something real in this world we live in. God is real and he has blessed your mommy and daddy beyond our wildest dreams. We found each other and we made you. We have Real Love. Real Happiness. Real Purpose. That is priceless