People around the world are mourning the death of Kobe Bryant after the basketball legend was killed in a California helicopter crash on Sunday, along with his 13-year-old daughter, Gianna, and seven other people.
On the court, Bryant was one of the greatest players in professional basketball history. Off the court, he was a source of goodwill and a helping hand to the next generation of athletes.
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"America is truly a beautiful country and I feel blessed to be walking in these states as a foreigner."
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"My deepest fear is history repeating itself. I’ve seen what happens when someone I love is commoditized to the point that they are no longer treated or seen as a real person."
Officials have warned of an “imminent hazardous eruption” in the Philippines as the Taal volcano blankets its surroundings in a thick layer of gray ash.
After the Duke and Duchess of Sussex announced their intent to "step back" as "senior" members of the Royal Family, the Queen has agreed to let the couple live part-time in Canada. These pictures show Prince Harry's lifelong relationship with the country.
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"If we are able to see these activists as relatable human beings, then we can begin to listen to each other and maybe repair this frayed discourse that we need if we're going to move forward."
Dozens of Iranians were killed in a stampede as crowds of mourners took to the streets of Tehran on Monday. The top Iranian general was killed in a US airstrike last Thursday in Baghdad.
Millions of animals have died in raging bushfires in Australia, which have burned around 15 million acres and killed more than 20 people.
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The attack, prompted by protests over American airstrikes, destroyed the reception area but caused no injuries. The siege ended on Jan. 1.
At least 17 people have died and millions of animals have been killed as raging bushfires in Australia have burned over 19,300 square miles.