Rob DeCola

Raised in the North Shore suburbs of Boston, Rob studied print and online journalism at Emerson College and began working for in 2003 as a homepage producer. He moved to the newsroom’s digital conversion team in 2004, where he produced the online presence of the Globe’s print product. He then served as part of’s news, features and sports team before bringing his talents to in 2014. He likes turtles.

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Trump thanks Kraft for advice in winning World Cup bid

By , Globe Staff

President Donald Trump specifically thanked Patriots owner Robert Kraft Friday morning for his “excellent advice” on the bid that will bring the World Cup to North America in 2026.

Celebrity chef Anthony Bourdain dead at 61

By Angela Charlton , Associated Press

Anthony Bourdain, whose television show “Parts Unknown” took him around the globe to interview people about their food and culture, reportedly took his own life.

John Oliver calls out Venezuelan president

By , Globe Staff

“Refreshingly,” the comedian said, “what’s happening in Venezuela is not our fault.”

‘Don’t threaten people,’ Trump tells Biden, who he says would ‘go down fast and hard’

By , Globe Staff

President Trump responded to former vice president Joe Biden’s comments at a rally in Florida, saying he is “weak,” and “trying to act like a tough guy.”