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Here's a brief look at some of the top news stories around the world for April 13, 2015. 

 Marco Rubio to announce campaign for president

Sen. Rubio, R-Fla., will make it official at an event tonight. He said today he can be the leader of a new "American century" if elected president.

[Read more from USA Today]

 Hillary Clinton is running, too; her logo has people buzzing

The most surprising thing about Hillary Clinton's presidential announcement on Sunday was her new logo, which has created a lot of chatter on social media.

[Read more from CNN]

 Milwaukee mayor calls driver's killing an 'assassination'

A Milwaukee man who accidentally hit a 2-year-old boy with his van was shot dead moments later as he tried to help the child. The toddler's 15-year-old brother was also shot and died later at a hospital.

[Read more from the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel]

Alan Turing's notebook fetches $1 million at auction

A scientific notebook compiled by World War II codebreaker Alan Turing sold for $1 million in an auction in New York. Turing's work was the subject of the 2014 film "The Imitation Game."

[Read more from the BBC]

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Winter storm warning for Twin Cities: 6+ inches possible

The heaviest snow could move through the Twin Cities.

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Carver man charged after standoff with police in Prior Lake

The man had been fleeing from police when he allegedly broke into a home and the standoff ensued.


41-year-old Sherburne County man killed after crashing car into ditch

The crash occurred Sunday night in Palmer Township.

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Around 200 rescued after ice breaks free on Upper Red Lake

Red Lake — both Upper and Lower — is the largest freshwater lake in the state.

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St. Paul featured on Hallmark Channel's 'Christmas Cam' livestream

Downtown's dazzling display can be viewed from anywhere in the world.


Charges: Drunk driver almost struck Bemidji parade spectators

The man told police he was trying to attend the parade himself.


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Charges: Man fatally shot ex's new partner as he dined at Bloomington restaurant

Criminal charges filed Monday detail an alleged motive in the shooting.


Metallica to perform 2 nights in Minneapolis on 2023-24 World Tour

The heavy metal rock band returns to the state for the first time since 2018.

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Tuesday storm to dump plowable snow in Minnesota

Snow should reach the Twin Cities Tuesday morning and fall throughout the day.