• Vanessa Bryant urges lawmakers to pass helicopter safety bill named after Kobe

    Vanessa Bryant urges lawmakers to pass helicopter safety bill named after Kobe

    Kobe Bryant’s heartbroken widow called on Congress Thursday to pass a helicopter safety bill named after the NBA legend in the wake of his tragic chopper death, according to a report. Vanessa Bryant touted the proposed legislation — which would force choppers with six or more passengers to carry equipment such as a terrain awareness …
  • Vanessa Bryant explains why she blocked all Kobe, Gigi fan accounts

    Vanessa Bryant explains why she blocked all Kobe, Gigi fan accounts

    Vanessa Bryant and her family are taking the time they need to mourn Kobe and Gianna “Gigi” Bryant. In a message to followers on her Instagram Story, the NBA star’s widow explained that she had to block all Kobe and Gigi fan pages on the platform because they were too difficult to see. “Thx so …
  • Vanessa Bryant reveals tattoos honoring Kobe, daughter Gianna

    Vanessa Bryant reveals tattoos honoring Kobe, daughter Gianna

    Vanessa Bryant showed off new tattoos Wednesday in honor of her late husband Kobe and their 13-year-old daughter, Gianna, both of whom were killed in a January helicopter crash. The mother of four shared videos of herself getting inked on Instagram, courtesy of tattoo artist Nikko Hurtado. “I wanted my boo boo’s @kobebryant sweet message …
  • Kobe Bryant’s wrongful death trial shouldn’t be held in LA: pilot’s lawyer

    Kobe Bryant’s wrongful death trial shouldn’t be held in LA: pilot’s lawyer

    The family of the pilot who flew the helicopter that crashed, killing Kobe Bryant and his daughter in January says the NBA star’s wrongful death trial can’t be held in Los Angeles because jurors there can’t be impartial, according to a report. Widow Vanessa Bryant, who also lost her and Kobe’s 13-year-old daughter Gianna in …
  • Vanessa Bryant seeks hundreds of millions in damages over Kobe’s death

    Vanessa Bryant seeks hundreds of millions in damages over Kobe’s death

    Kobe Bryant’s wife Vanessa Bryant is seeking hundreds of millions of dollars as part of a wrongful death lawsuit against the helicopter company and the estate of a pilot involved in the deadly January crash that killed her husband and daughter, according to a report. Bryant filed suit in February, blaming pilot Ara Zobayan — …
  • Vanessa Bryant showcases untouched Kobe, Gianna murals amid LA protests

    Vanessa Bryant showcases untouched Kobe, Gianna murals amid LA protests

    Murals of the late Kobe Bryant and his daughter Gianna have remained untouched in Los Angeles amid the nationwide protests in the wake of George Floyd’s death, Vanessa Bryant shared Monday. “Kobe and Gigi ❤️ ” Vanessa posted to her Instagram Story. “L.A.❤️.” Vanessa, 38, also shared a clip from a newscast in the city’s …
  • Kobe Bryant’s youngest daughter, Capri, takes first steps in touching video

    Kobe Bryant’s youngest daughter, Capri, takes first steps in touching video

    Kobe would be jumping for joy. Capri Bryant, daughter of late NBA star Kobe Bryant, took her first steps today. Proud mama and widow of Kobe, Vanessa Bryant, proudly took to Instagram to show off that her 11-month-old baby has begun to walk. “So proud of my Koko Bean,” she posted to the site. “Capri …
  • Helicopter company that operated Kobe Bryant’s fatal flight gets CV bailout cash

    Helicopter company that operated Kobe Bryant’s fatal flight gets CV bailout cash

    Island Express Helicopters — the company that operated the fateful flight that crashed and killed NBA star Kobe Bryant and eight others, including the pilot — has received $603,838 in CARES Act funding. The Department of the Treasury published a list of aviation companies that received the payroll support stemming from the coronavirus pandemic, reports …
  • Vanessa Bryant posts heartfelt book dedication from her ‘dreamer,’ Kobe

    Vanessa Bryant posts heartfelt book dedication from her ‘dreamer,’ Kobe

    View this post on Instagram A post shared by Vanessa Bryant 🦋 (@vanessabryant) on May 16, 2020 at 9:52pm PDT Vanessa Bryant is forever grateful for her “dreamer.” Taking to Instagram on Saturday, the mother of four shared a photo of the touching message written by her late husband, Kobe Bryant, which was included in his …
  • Vanessa Bryant shares Mother’s Day tribute after losing Kobe and Gianna

    Vanessa Bryant shares Mother’s Day tribute after losing Kobe and Gianna

    View this post on Instagram A post shared by Vanessa Bryant 🦋 (@vanessabryant) on May 10, 2020 at 2:58pm PDT Vanessa Bryant re-posted a touching collage on Sunday from eldest daughter, Natalia, in honor of Mother’s Day, her first since losing husband Kobe Bryant and the couple’s 13-year-old daughter, Gianna. “I love being your mama …