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Alan Rickman, the English actor known for roles in films including "Die Hard" and the Harry Potter series, has died after a short battle with cancer, according to a source familiar with his career. He was 69.
The U.S. military has been asked to provide support to French and local authorities engaged in a hostage crisis in Burkina Faso, where at least 20 people have been killed. CNN's Barbara Starr reports.
Former FBI counterterrorism agent Tim Clemente tells CNN's Erin Burnett the Burkina Faso hotel attack could be another Benghazi.
Two military aircraft carrying a total of 12 people collided off the north shore of the Hawaiian island of Oahu early Friday, according to the U.S. Coast Guard. Searchers have spotted a fire and a debris field, including an empty life raft, Chief Petty Officer Sara Mooers told CNN.
Virgin Galactic, a spaceflight company within Virgin group, and Japanese designer Yohji Yamamoto and Adidas' label Y-3, are teaming up to create apparel fit for space.
Dan Haggerty, who played mountain man Grizzly Adams in a hit movie followed by a TV show in the 1970s, has died. He was 74.
Three people entered a hotel frequented by Westerners in the capital of Burkina Faso late Friday and exchanged fire with security forces, the country's state radio said, according to a United Nations spokesman in the Burkinabe capital.