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Helicopter pilot Ara Zobayan
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AP News
February 24, 2020 - 1:51 pm
The widow of Kobe Bryant has sued the owner of the helicopter that crashed in fog and killed her husband and her 13-year-old daughter last month. Read more here.
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Vanessa Bryant
Marcio Jose Sanchez/AP
AP News
February 24, 2020 - 6:23 am
Thousands of mourners gathered in the Staples Center on Monday to say farewell to Kobe and Gianna Bryant, who were traveling with six others in the helicopter that crashed into a Southern California mountainside last month. The basketball superstar and his 13-year-old daughter were honored in a...
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Nipsey Hussle memorial
Jae C. Hong/AP
April 11, 2019 - 5:07 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Nipsey Hussle's legacy as a persistent rapper, community activist, uniter, a doting father, a protective sibling and a loving son were underscored at his public memorial service on Thursday, with deeply personal testimonies from those closest to the rapper, including his actress-...
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In this Jan. 28, 2018 file photo, Alicia Keys presents the award for record of the year at the 60th annual Grammy Awards at Madison Square Garden in New York.
Matt Sayles/Invision/AP, File
January 15, 2019 - 11:39 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Alicia Keys usually attends the Grammys, but this year she'll be there as a host. The Recording Academy announced Tuesday that the R&B star will host the Feb. 10 show for the first time. The Grammys will air live on CBS from the Staples Center in Los Angeles. Keys has won 15...
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