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Actor Alan Rickman dies

Sat, 01/16/2016 - 3:32am
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.









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U.S. military asked to help

Sat, 01/16/2016 - 2:08am
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.









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Ex-FBI agent: Could be another Benghazi

Sat, 01/16/2016 - 2:08am
Former FBI counterterrorism agent Tim Clemente tells CNN's Erin Burnett the Burkina Faso hotel attack could be another Benghazi.









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Search for 12 Marines after helicopters collide

Sat, 01/16/2016 - 1:07am
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.









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Future space suits bring the wow

Sat, 01/16/2016 - 12:52am
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.









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Star of 'Grizzly Adams' dies

Sat, 01/16/2016 - 12:38am
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.









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Florida begins huge snake hunt

Sat, 01/16/2016 - 12:32am
The Burmese python, one of the largest snakes in the world, is running amok in Florida.









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Gunmen take hostages at hotel

Sat, 01/16/2016 - 12:21am
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.









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