Los Angeles County wants Vanessa Bryant to undergo an involuntary psychiatric exam to prove that she suffered "severe emotional distress, anxiety and depression" after her husband, Kobe Bryant, and their teenage daughter died in a horrific helicopter crash.

The investigation into police taking and sharing graphic photos from the helicopter crash that killed Kobe Bryant could prompt his widow, Vannesa Bryant, to sue the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department.


At Kobe Bryant's memorial, Shaquille O'Neal and Michael Jordan's jokes felt like the first time we’d seen Black men laughing in a way we hadn’t since we heard the news of the tragedy. Smiling felt like healing.

Here's how to watch a live stream of Kobe Bryant's public memorial at the Staples Center in Los Angeles.

Kobe Bryant's unexpected death at such a relatively early age brought into question whether he had a living will in place before he died.

Just days removed from the tragic helicopter crash that killed Kobe Bryant and people have already found ways to exploit the catastrophe for their own financial gain.


Use of the N-word and athlete mix-ups are a part of the bad coverage.

The pilot of the helicopter that crashed carrying Kobe Bryant and eight other people has been identified, but it was unclear whether Ara Zobayan was at fault in any way.


NBA legends have taken to social media to memorialize Kobe Bryant.


Legendary NBA champion Kobe Bryant has died at age 41 in a helicopter crash.