Patriots star Rob Gronkowski crashes White House press briefing
President Donald Trump celebrated the New England Patriots at the White House on Wednesday, but the Super Bowl winners were missing their star quarterback, with Brady skipping the ceremony.
Though numerous Super Bowl champions also skipped the White House visit in past years (including Brady, who was not in attendance in 2015), the Patriots' earlier connections to Trump meant particular scrutiny this time around.
It said, "I am so happy and excited that our team is being honored at the White House today".
Quarterback Tom Brady did not attend the visit, citing "personal family matters" as the reason for his absence.
Brady's mother has been battling cancer since before the Super Bowl LI.
As we can see above, a similar pattern emerged in 2004 and 2005 when substantially fewer players showed up to the White House as compared to the 2002 visit following the franchise's first Super Bowl win.
Other members of the Patriots had made it clear they will skip Wednesday's visit over disagreements with President Trump. Hernandez hanged himself in his prison cell while serving a life sentence for the 2011 murder of Odin Lloyd, just days after he was acquitted in a separate double murder case.
Gronkowski asked Spicer if he needed help handling the press.
For those scratching their heads at this surprising fact, there are a couple of explanations that should clear things up. According to the company, the Switch is also "one of the fastest-selling video game systems of all time".
The US has ordered a review of the Iran nuclear deal, although it admits Iran is complying with its commitments. The state department is obliged to inform Congress every 90 days about Iran's compliance with the deal.
There was a large slice of luck to the winger's opening goal, as he curled the ball straight into the net from a corner. Slight role reversal here as Carroll squares (shanks his shot) the ball to Ayew having picked up the ball from Byram.
Following the completion of the sale, the senior vice president now owns 48,028 shares in the company, valued at $6,335,373.48. Both companies are expected to report results for their respective first quarter of the fiscal year 2017 (1QFY17).
Durant missed the final 19 games of the regular season with a strained knee, and Nurkic sat out Portland's final seven contests. Steph is a magician and safe money is on him giving National Basketball Association fans some wizardry to enjoy in Game 2.
She was released from jail on Tuesday after almost three years of detention on human trafficking charges. Working closely with the Trump administration was very important for my family at this critical time.
However, doubts soon emerged over whether all of the regime's armaments or production facilities were declared and destroyed. Israel, which welcomed the USA strike, was notified two hours ahead of time, the military official said.
This leads to O'Reilly telling "CBS This Morning" that he's "not interested in making my network look bad", referring to Kelly. Ailes was out in July, O'Reilly was removed Wednesday, and "The O'Reilly Factor" was just " The Factor " on Wednesday.
He was taken into custody but while being questioned grabbed another officer's gun and shot him three times, the source added. The attack rocked France's presidential race Friday with just days to go before one of the closest races in recent memory.
In the play-off picture wins for Reading, Sheffield Wednesday and Fulham saw Leeds edged out of the top six. The 58-year-old boss can take as much credit as anyone for the Seagulls' promotion to the top flight.
Rangers 1, Royals 0 (13): Delino DeShields had an RBI single with one out in the 13th inning to score Joey Gallo from second base. But since Toronto has struggled out of the gate - when expectations for 2017 were high - the skid has been a real talking point.
Trump promises action to help dairy farmers
Department of Agriculture that he said "indicates that poor results in the U.S. sector are due to U.S. and global overproduction". The President echoed that sentiment Thursday: "We can't let Canada or anyone else take advantage of our workers or our farmers".
NASA Details 'Ocean Worlds' in the Solar System
However, post the discovery of the icy spray by Cassini in 2005, the researchers shifted the detectors toward Enceladus. The paper from researchers with the Cassini mission was published Thursday in the journal Science .
Peel Hunt Reiterated Trifast PLC (LON:TRI) As 'Buy'
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