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Kobe Bryant and four others, including his daughter, killed in helicopter crash

Sun, 01/26/2020 - 5:18pm
Kobe Bryant, who won five NBA championships with the Los Angeles Lakers and was considered one of basketball's all-time greats, was killed on Sunday in a helicopter crash near Los Angeles along with all four others on board, officials said. He was 41.

Highlights from the career of former NBA star Kobe Bryant

Sun, 01/26/2020 - 5:18pm
Kobe Bryant, who won five NBA championships with the Los Angeles Lakers, died at age 41 on Sunday in a helicopter crash in California. Here is biographical information on him and highlights from his career.

Trailing Sanders, Bloomberg pans a 'kibbutz' vision for America

Sun, 01/26/2020 - 4:29pm
U.S. presidential contender Michael Bloomberg joked on Sunday he was the only Jewish candidate who does not want to turn America into a "kibbutz," a reference to collectivist farming and an apparent dig at fellow Democratic candidate Bernie Sanders.

Basketball star Kobe Bryant, four others dead in helicopter crash

Sun, 01/26/2020 - 4:21pm
Kobe Bryant, who won five NBA championships with the Los Angeles Lakers and was considered one of basketball's all-time greats, was killed in a helicopter crash in California on Sunday morning, officials said. He was 41.

Factbox: Reaction to the death of former NBA player Kobe Bryant

Sun, 01/26/2020 - 4:21pm
Kobe Bryant, a Hall of Fame basketball player who won five NBA championships with the Los Angeles Lakers, died aged 41 on Sunday in a helicopter crash in California.

Kobe Bryant's 13-year-old daughter also killed in helicopter crash: NBC News

Sun, 01/26/2020 - 3:52pm
Kobe Bryant's 13-year-old daughter, Gianna, was also on the helicopter that crashed near Los Angeles on Sunday, killing him and all four others on board, several major U.S. media outlets reported.

Officials confirm five U.S. cases of coronavirus after China travel

Sun, 01/26/2020 - 3:45pm
Five people in the United States, all of whom recently traveled from Wuhan, China, have been diagnosed with the new coronavirus, officials of the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said on Sunday.

Ex-basketball star Kobe Bryant, four others dead in helicopter crash

Sun, 01/26/2020 - 3:03pm
Retired basketball star Kobe Bryant, a basketball prodigy and son of an NBA player who went on to win five championships with the Los Angeles Lakers, died in helicopter crash in California on Sunday, officials said.

Obituary: Bryant, widely considered one of basketball's greatest

Sun, 01/26/2020 - 3:03pm
Kobe Bryant, widely considered one of the greatest players in basketball, was killed in a helicopter crash in Southern California on Sunday. He was 41.

Los Angeles County confirms first case of coronavirus

Sun, 01/26/2020 - 1:15pm
The Los Angeles County Department of Public Health said on Sunday it had confirmed the first case of the novel coronavirus in county.

Michael Avenatti faces the trial of his life: his own

Sun, 01/26/2020 - 9:15am
Michael Avenatti shot to fame from obscurity two years ago by taking to the airwaves as an outspoken, self-described nemesis of Donald Trump while representing adult film actress Stormy Daniels in lawsuits against the U.S. president.

U.S.-Israeli woman jailed in Russia seeks pardon: Interfax

Sun, 01/26/2020 - 8:03am
Naama Issachar, a U.S.-Israeli woman jailed in Russia on drug charges, has asked for a pardon, Interfax news agency reported, citing a statement by her lawyers.

Bernie Sanders, stuck in Trump's trial, leans on star power of 'AOC'

Sun, 01/26/2020 - 5:37am
U.S. presidential candidate Bernie Sanders drew large, passionate crowds in Iowa this weekend, even when he was not there.

U.S. to evacuate consulate staff, some citizens from Wuhan

Sun, 01/26/2020 - 12:06am
The U.S. State Department said on Sunday it will evacuate personnel from its Wuhan consulate to the United States and will offer a limited number of seats to private U.S. citizens on a flight out of the epicenter of China's coronavirus outbreak.

U.S. says to evacuate consulate staff, some U.S. citizens from Wuhan

Sat, 01/25/2020 - 9:55pm
The U.S. State Department said on Sunday it will relocate personnel at its Wuhan consulate to the United States and will offer a limited number of seats to private U.S. citizens on a flight out of the epicenter of the coronavirus outbreak.

Migrants stranded in Mexico cling on to hopes of reaching U.S. border

Sat, 01/25/2020 - 7:02pm
Guatemalan migrant Wilfredo Gomez said on Saturday he had been asking God to make him "invisible" as Mexican security forces started rounding up and detaining other U.S.-bound Central Americans who had illegally crossed into the country.

Pompeo accuses radio reporter of "shameful" lying after testy interview

Sat, 01/25/2020 - 5:15pm
U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Saturday accused a National Public Radio reporter of lying to him and violating "the basic rules of journalism and decency" after she said Pompeo repeatedly cursed at her following a testy interview.

U.S. veteran group 'expects' Trump apology for brain injury comment

Sat, 01/25/2020 - 4:15pm
A U.S. war veteran group is "expecting" an apology from U.S. President Donald Trump for his comments that downplayed traumatic brain injuries, an official said on Friday.

Walmart testing higher minimum wage for some employees

Sat, 01/25/2020 - 11:49am
Walmart Inc is testing a higher starting wage for certain newly created jobs in about 500 U.S. stores, as it looks to improve in-store experience for customers amid intense competition.

Pompeo accuses radio reporter of lying about his behavior after interview

Sat, 01/25/2020 - 11:45am
U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Saturday accused a National Public Radio reporter of lying to him and violating "the basic rules of journalism and decency" after she said Pompeo repeatedly cursed at her following a testy interview.

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