Brief news from here and elsewhere:

Kobe Bryant’s mother will be allowed to sell some of his memorabilia at an auction — but in exchange, he made his parents write him a groveling public apology letter. (AP)

Robert Redford doesn’t think President Obama is doing enough on climate change, stars in new ad telling him so. (Post Politics)

“Wife, mom, lawyer, women & kids advocate, FLOAR, FLOTUS, US Senator, SecState, author, dog owner, hair icon, pantsuit aficionado, glass ceiling cracker, TBD…”

— The bio on the new Hillary Clinton Twitter account, which as of 19 hours after its establishment, has gained some 342K followers and counting. But what does it mean? (Post Politics)