Obama calls loss of Kobe Bryant and daughter Gianna 'heartbreaking' and 'unthinkable'

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Magic Johnson: Without Kobe Bryant, basketball 'will never be the same'

6:46 p.m.

9 dead in helicopter crash that killed Kobe Bryant

6:09 p.m.

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5:26 p.m.

Lakers great Kobe Bryant reportedly killed in helicopter crash

3:22 p.m.

GOP Senator, military veteran defends Trump's comments on soldiers' brain injuries

1:31 p.m.

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1:03 p.m.

Iran's President Rouhani reportedly threatened to resign over attempts to cover up downing of airliner

12:24 p.m.

Andrew Yang to return to debate stage in New Hampshire

11:14 a.m.

Coronavirus 'has become rampant,' but shows no signs of mutating into deadlier form

11:00 a.m.

Jon Lovitz returns to SNL as Alan Dershowitz in impeachment trial spoof

8:30 a.m.

Sanders, Warren receive boosts in Iowa, but new national poll still pegs Biden as favorite

8:01 a.m.

Despite apparent preference for 'moderate' candidate, Iowans back Sanders in latest poll

January 25, 2020

Trump lawyers rely on 'brevity' in first day of impeachment defense

January 25, 2020

Pompeo responds to NPR reporter, says story is another example of 'unhinged' media

January 25, 2020

Lindsey Graham: 'Let's not be too hard' on Adam Schiff, Democrats

January 25, 2020

Prosecutors reportedly believe leaked texts may have originally come from Bezos' girlfriend

January 25, 2020

Hong Kong, U.S. take steps to curb coronavirus spread

January 25, 2020
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