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Here’s a brief look at some of the top news stories around the world for April 28, 2015.

MLB game in Baltimore to be 'closed to public' amid riots

In an unprecedented move, Major League Baseball has announced Wednesday's game between the Chicago White Soz and Baltimore Orioles will be played behind closed doors amid concerns for public safety in Baltimore over the ongoing riots and unrest over the death of Freddie Gray in police custody.

[Read more from CBS News]

Upset college professor to fail his entire class

A professor at Texas A&M Galveston says he is going to fail his entire strategic management class, labeling his students a disgrace who can't do "some of the most basic and simple things," and who repeatedly cheated and misbehaved in class.

[Read more from CNN]

Justices divided on same-sex marriage

The U.S. Supreme Court has been hearing arguments for and against a move that could legalize same-sex marriage on a national basis, with justices divided on the subject.

[Read more from the New York Times]

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Hero dad who stopped carjacker who fled with his kids identified

A GoFundMe has been set up to support Derek Gotchie and his family following the incident.

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Watch: New London-Spicer wins 3A championship on incredible walk-off TD

New London-Spicer defeated the unbeaten Dilworth-Glyndon-Felton in remarkable circumstances.


Suspect in woman's killing in Moorhead is arrested

James Kollie Jr. was arrested Friday evening.

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Former chair Jennifer Carnahan sues Minnesota GOP, which is suing her back

Carnahan stepped down under a cloud of controversy in August 2021.

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One injured after leaping from burning vacant building in Minneapolis

Authorities say the building is known to be used by squatters.


Head-on crash leaves two drivers dead in southeastern Minnesota

The crash happened in Houston County just before 4 p.m. Friday.


Charges: Armed man made death threats at Minneapolis LGBTQ bar

The man allegedly used derogatory terms while threatening to kill someone.


FDA pulls last COVID-19 monoclonal antibody treatment as new variants rise

A therapy used to treat more than 11,000 Minnesotans is no longer authorized amid a surge in the latest COVID-19 variants.

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Charges: Plymouth man shot girlfriend in head after birthday party

The 23-year-old victim is in critical condition as of Friday.


State announces $2.5M in grants for child care providers

Child care providers in roughly a dozen communities will receive funds to help grow the supply of affordable, quality child care.


Probe of Golden Valley police uncovers racism, alleged misconduct

One officer was terminated for alleged racist comments and violations of state law.

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Blowing snow Friday in Minnesota; will it snow next week?

Winds could gust up to 50 mph Friday afternoon and night.