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Jimmy Fallon recalls going on a beer run with Kobe Bryant on the night they met

Jimmy Fallon recalls going on a beer run with Kobe Bryant on the night they met

Jimmy Fallon, the host of NBC’s “The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon,” ended his show Monday night with a special tribute to Kobe Bryant, recalling a beer run he made with the fallen NBA legend. Bryant, his 13-year-old daughter Gianna, and seven other people were killed when the helicopter they were in crashed in Calabasas,…MORE

LeBron James is ‘heartbroken and devastated’ after Kobe Bryant’s death

LeBron James is ‘heartbroken and devastated’ after Kobe Bryant’s death

In the hours after basketball legend Kobe Bryant was killed in a helicopter crash along with eight other people, thousands of fans began sharing their goodbyes on social media. LeBron James added his own powerful, heartfelt message to those tributes on Monday. The Los Angeles Lakers superstar — whom Bryant often referred to as his…MORE

$500,000 worth of jewelry was in a backpack stolen from a Philadelphia hotel

$500,000 worth of jewelry was in a backpack stolen from a Philadelphia hotel

A backpack containing $500,000 worth of jewelry was stolen from a Philadelphia hotel Monday morning, police said. Philadelphia police say the backpack was stolen from the Sofitel Hotel at around 10:30 a.m. Monday. Investigators described the suspect as 6 feet tall with a thin build. He was wearing a dark colored jacket, red shirt, dark…MORE

Super Bowl Opening Night: Chiefs and 49ers react to death of Kobe Bryant

Super Bowl Opening Night: Chiefs and 49ers react to death of Kobe Bryant

Super Bowl week is underway in Miami. But football wasn’t necessarily the most dominating topic. While the San Francisco 49ers and Kansas City Chiefs were available to a swarm of media members at Super Bowl LIV’s Opening Night, on the minds of many was the shocking loss of NBA legend Kobe Bryant and his 13-year-old…MORE

Sandy Hook denier charged with illegally possessing ID of victim’s dad

Sandy Hook denier charged with illegally possessing ID of victim’s dad

A Florida man known for denying the Sandy Hook school massacre happened and for spreading conspiracy theories has been arrested, according to the Lake County Sheriff’s Office. Wolfgang Halbig, 73, of Sorrento, is charged with the unlawful possession of the personal identification of Leonard Pozner, whose 6-year-old son, Noah, died in the December 2012 shooting,…MORE

NBA postpones Lakers game as players mourn the loss of legend Kobe Bryant

NBA postpones Lakers game as players mourn the loss of legend Kobe Bryant

The National Basketball Association has announced that Tuesday night’s Los Angeles Lakers game versus the Los Angeles Clippers has been postponed. “The decision was made out of respect for the Lakers organization, which is deeply grieving the tragic loss of Lakers legend Kobe Bryant, his daughter Gianna and seven other people in a helicopter crash…MORE