Fans without tickets asked to avoid L.A. Live during Kobe Bryant tribute – ESPN

LOS ANGELES — Hundreds of thousands of people have cycled through the L.A. Live campus outside Staples Center in the days since Kobe Bryant, his daughter Gianna and seven others died Sunday in a helicopter crash. Flowers, candles, jerseys, stuffed animals, b… [+2918 what\’s affiliate marketing]

In Kyiv, Pompeo does not dispute allegations in Bolton’s book – ABC News

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo declined to directly dispute allegations reportedly contained in an unpublished manuscript of former national security adviser John Boltons forthcoming book, saying he would not comment on press reports “off in the lands of the … [+3893 what\’s affiliate marketing]

Portland Trail Blazers’ Carmelo Anthony to miss game vs. Los Angeles Lakers – USA TODAY

Los Angeles Lakers head coach Frank Vogel spoke on behalf of the team and said they’ve only become closer this week since the death of Kobe Bryant. USA TODAY LOS ANGELES — Carmelo Anthony will miss Friday’s game when the Portland Trail Blazers visit the Los… [+2003 what\’s affiliate marketing]

IBM was the worst-performing large-cap tech stock during Rometty’s tenure, dropping 24% – CNBC

Ginni Rometty, President and CEO of IBM, speaking at the @Work event in New York City, on April 2, 2019. During Virginia “Ginni” Rometty’s eight years at the helm of IBM, the technology sector enjoyed a historic rally, taking on outsized sway over the broade… [+4046 all’Atelier]

Nikki Glaser apologizes for Taylor Swift comments in documentary – Page Six

Nikki Glaser wants Taylor Swift to know that contrary to the song she’s sorry. The outspoken comic, 35, makes an appearance in the new Swift documentary, “Miss Americana,” and she’s getting ahead of the backlash, pre-emptively making a public apology to Swif… [+1684 Women\’s fashion]

Trump Administration Adds Six More Countries to Travel Ban – The New York Times

After the death of Irans powerful commander, Maj. Gen. Qassim Suleimani, who was killed in an attack ordered by President Trump, Customs and Border Protection officers at American borders stepped up vetting of travelers of Iranian descent, including American … [+2013 what\’s happening]

Erdogan warns of ‘military force’ against Syria amid Idlib exodus – Al Jazeera English

Turkey may launch a military operation in Syria’s northwestern Idlib province unless fighting there is quickly halted, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has said. Meanwhile, an exodus has shaken the region, the last rebel stronghold in Syria’s nearly nine-year … [+2148 Women\’s fashion]

Missing Idaho kids: Grandmother calls mom a ‘monster’ for missing deadline to produce children – NBC News

The mother of two Idaho children missing for months is a “monster” for ignoring a court order to physically produce the children, the grandmother of the missing boy said. Joshua Vallow, 7, and Tylee Ryan, 17, were last seen in September. Police in Rexburg, I… [+2002 Cent\’Ya Royal Services]