Photo of Los Angeles Lakers' Kobe Bryant poses for pictures with his wife Vanessa, left, and daughters Natalia, second from right, and Gianna

Vanessa Bryant Statement: ‘We Are Completely Devastated’

Vanessa Bryant made her first public comment Wednesday since the helicopter crash that killed husband Kobe Bryant, one of their daughters and seven other people, taking to Instagram to thank people for the global outpouring of support since the tragedy. ...
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Verified Videos Show Plane in Iran Struck Before Fiery Crash

LONDON — In the pitch black, pre-dawn sky on the outskirts of the Iranian capital Tehran, a tiny fast-moving light can be seen racing up through the trees, as someone films from the ground. Then there is a flash of light as it seems to collide with something i...
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After Deadly Crashes of Marquee Aircraft, Boeing CEO Is Out

Boeing's CEO is stepping down with no end in sight for a crisis that has enveloped the manufacturer and its marquee aircraft, the Max 737. "This is something that we have been asking and struggling for quite some time. The CEO reluctantly and deliberately k...
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27 Injured in Sacramento Light Rail Crash

SACRAMENTO — Authorities are investigating a crash that injured 27 people when a Sacramento light rail commuter train struck a maintenance train. Sacramento Regional Transit spokeswoman Devra Selenis says Friday that the maintenance train was not moving when ...