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How the helicopter crash that killed Kobe Bryant unfolded

Los Angeles Lakers legend Kobe Bryant, 41, who led the team to five NBA championships in his 20-year career with the franchise, and his 13-year-old daughter, Gianna, were among nine people who were killed Sunday morning when the helicopter they were in crashed amid foggy conditions and burst into flames in the hilly terrain of Calabasas, Calif. 14 minutes ago

In Italy, Kobe Bryant to be mourned for a week’s worth of games

In the country where he grew up, Kobe Bryant will be mourned for an entire week.

Watch: Kobe Bryant brags about daughter Gianna and her love of basketball in 2018 TV appearance

When fans would see Kobe Bryant with his daughter, Gianna, they would often mention that he and his wife, Vanessa who are parents to four girls, should have a boy, someone to carry on the Lakers star’s basketball legacy. But the 13-year-old, an avid player with professional basketball aspirations of her own, didn’t think her parents needed to have a boy to do that.

Demi Lovato gives tearful Grammy comeback performance

With tears running down her cheeks, Demi Lovato stood on the Grammys stage and belted her new single “Anyone,” written just four days before her near-fatal overdose in July 2018.

Chiefs, 49ers touch down in Miami

The AFC and NFC champions arrived in Miami Sunday, a week ahead of Super Bowl LIV, to be played at Hard Rock Stadium in Miami Gardens, Fla.

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Chen hit four quadruple jumps and six triples in his routine that had the crowd on its feet long before it concluded.

NBA box score: Pelicans 123, Celtics 108

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Photos: Lakers fans mourn Kobe Bryant

After news broke that former Los Angeles Lakers star Kobe Bryant and his 13-year-old daughter Gianna were among nine people killed in a helicopter crash in Calabasas, Calif., on Sunday morning, thousands of Lakers fans gathered outside the Staples Center to memorialize the 18-time NBA All-Star.