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Bryant's helicopter flew in fog that grounded other choppersThe helicopter carrying Kobe Bryant and eight others that crashed outside Los Angeles was flying in foggy conditions considered dangerous enough that local police agencies grounded their choppers
The Associated Press1 hour ago
A fan pays respects at a mural depicting Kobe Bryant in a downtown Los Angeles alley after word of the Lakers star's death in a helicopter crash, in downtown Los Angeles Sunday, Jan. 26, 2020. (AP Photo/Matt Hartman)
The Latest: Remains recovery at Bryant crash site underway Los Angeles County Sheriff Alex Villanueva says his department's helicopters were grounded due to the weather in the area where a helicopter carrying Kobe Bryant and eight other people crashed and burned Sunday morning
The Associated Press10 hours ago
People gather at a memorial for Kobe Bryant near Staples Center Sunday, Jan. 26, 2020, in Los Angeles. Bryant, the 18-time NBA All-Star who won five championships and became one of the greatest basketball players of his generation during a 20-year career with the Los Angeles Lakers, died in a helicopter crash Sunday. (AP Photo/Michael Owen Baker)
Kobe Bryant, daughter killed in copter crash, 7 others deadNBA legend Kobe Bryant, his 13-year-old daughter and seven others are dead after their helicopter went down in Southern California
The Associated Press10 hours ago
FILE - In this Sept. 29, 2011, file photo, U.S. basketball player Kobe Bryant arrives at the Campidoglio, or capitol hill, in Rome, Italy. In Europe where Bryant grew up, the retired NBA star is being remembered for his "Italian qualities." Italian basketball federation president Giovanni Petrucci tells The Associated Press that Bryant is "particularly important to us because he knew Italy so well, having lived in several cities here.  He had a lot of Italian qualities." (AP Photo/Riccardo De Luca, File)
Kobe Bryant left deep legacy in LA sports, basketball worldKobe Bryant leaves a deep legacy after just 41 years
The Associated Press12 hours ago
3 missing after barge crash on Mississippi River Three people are missing after two barges collided on the Mississippi River
The Associated Press12 hours ago
FILE - In this Jan. 22, 2020 file photo, night falls on the Capitol, in Washington during the impeachment trial of President Donald Trump. For all the gravity of a presidential impeachment trial, Americans don’t seem to be giving it much weight. Web traffic and TV ratings tell a similar story, with public interest seeming to flag after the House voted last month to impeach a president for only the third time in U.S. history.  (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File)
In divided America, some voters tuning out impeachment trialFor all the gravity of a presidential impeachment trial, Americans don’t seem to be giving it much weight
The Associated Press12 hours ago
Angel Silva talks about the blast that damaged his newly purchased home on Bridgeland Lane in Houston, Sunday, Jan. 26, 2020, after the Watson Grinding Manufacturing explosion early Friday morning. (Karen Warren/Houston Chronicle via AP)
Houston mayor, others help residents after deadly blastHouston’s mayor and others say they'll work to provide aid for residents whose homes were damaged after a massive explosion at a warehouse that killed two workers and injured 20 others
The Associated Press13 hours ago
FILE - In this Feb. 20, 2019, file photo, State Sen. Peter Lucido, R-Shelby Township, speaks after a news conference at the Capitol in Lansing, Mich. State lawmakers across the U.S. have reached a troubling milestone for allegations of sexual misconduct. New complaints filed against Lucido have brought the total number of state legislators accused of sexual misconduct during the past three years to more than 100. (AP Photo/David Eggert, File)
3rd woman accuses Michigan lawmaker of sexual harassmentA third woman has accused a Michigan state legislator of sexual harassment
The Associated Press14 hours ago
In this May 5, 2019, photo, hundreds form a line of the edge of the Billings Rimrocks for Line the Rims in Red event to honor missing and murdered indigenous people, in Billings, Mont. Reno Charette asked people to wear red and line the rim of sandstone rocks at the city park. They brought posters of men, women and children who are missing, and changed the name of the local movement to Missing and Murdered Indigenous People.  (Larry Mayer/The Billings Gazette via AP)
Movement to highlight missing Native women expands to malesA movement to draw attention to Native American women and girls who have been killed or reported missing is expanding in some areas to include males
The Associated Press16 hours ago
FILE- In this April 26, 2019 file photo, Iowa Gov. Kim Reynolds, right, Nebraska Gov. Pete Ricketts, second right, Missouri Gov. Mike Parson, and Kansas Lt. Gov. Lynn Rogers, left, answer questions following a meeting in Council Bluffs, Iowa. Nebraska, Iowa, Kansas and Missouri are joining forces for a study that will look for ways the states can limit flooding along the Missouri River and give them information about how wetter weather patterns could require changes to the federal government's management of the basin's reservoirs. The states are pooling their money to pay for half of a $400,000 study with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to measure how much water flows down the Missouri River.   (AP Photo/Nati Harnik)
4 Missouri River states unite to try to limit floodingFour states along the Missouri River are joining forces to look for ways to avoid the kind of flooding that caused millions of dollars in damage last year
The Associated Press17 hours ago
FILE - In this Jan. 29, 2017 file photo, demonstrators carrying signs chant as they protest outside of the White House in Washington during a demonstration to denounce President Donald Trump's executive order banning travel to the U.S. by citizens of Iraq, Syria, Iran, Sudan, Libya, Somalia and Yemen. Trump's travel ban on travelers from predominantly Muslim countries is headed back to a federal appeals court, three years after it was first imposed. On Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2020, the 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Richmond is scheduled to hear arguments in three lawsuits filed by U.S. citizens and permanent residents whose relatives have been unable to enter the U.S. because of the ban. (AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana, File)
Three years later, Trump travel ban heads back to courtPresident Donald Trump's travel ban on travelers from predominantly Muslim countries is headed back to a federal appeals court, three years after it was first imposed
The Associated Press17 hours ago
Billie Eilish poses in the press room with the awards for best album and best pop vocal album for "We All Fall Asleep, Where Do We Go?", best song and record for "Bad Guy" and best new artist at the 62nd annual Grammy Awards at the Staples Center on Sunday, Jan. 26, 2020, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Chris Pizzello)
Family affair: Billie Eilish, Finneas win big at GrammysThe edgy, avant-pop album that siblings Billie Eilish and Finneas created in a small bedroom has made a huge splash at the 2020 Grammy Awards, winning 11 honors for the musical family
The Associated Press18 hours ago
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