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Here’s a brief look at some of the top news stories around the world for May 17, 2015.

9 dead in shootout between biker gangs in Texas

“This is one of the worst gun fights we’ve ever had in the city limits," said a Waco, Texas police spokesman. "They started shooting at our officers."

[Read more from the Waco Tribune]

Amtrak service to resume Monday in Northeast

Trains will resume running between New York City and Philadelphia on Monday, several days after service was shut down because of a deadly train derailment.

[Read more from the New York Times]

Iraqi city of Ramadi falls to ISIS, official says

The development is a strategic blow to Iraqi forces trying to push ISIS fighters out of key cities.

[Read more from NBC News]

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2 ejected, 1 killed in crash that closed southbound I-35

The State Patrol says neither were wearing seat belts.

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Best Buy makes job cuts weeks after warning of soft sales

The Richfield retailer has been dealing with a shift in consumer trends.

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Man makes 'vague comments' about Jewish people, smashes own car with club

It happened at a course that was founded as a Jewish country club 100 years ago.

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4 abandoned puppies found in a bucket in Willmar

The puppies were in good health when they were discovered.

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Suspect of home invasion, murder in Minneapolis arrested in Wisconsin

There have been 57 deaths reported as homicides in Minneapolis this year.

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Charges: Man stole handgun from house, fired at motorcyclists from car

A chaotic scene that led to a police chase unfolded after an alleged burglary in Ham Lake.

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BCA's Uniform Crime Report shows violent crime in MN spiked in 2021

The report details violent crime trends in the seven-county metro and Greater Minnesota.

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Search for vulnerable man, 66, missing from Brooklyn Park

Alex Ramirez was last seen in the early hours of Thursday morning.

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St. Cloud Times writing staff hit by Gannett budget cuts

Mass layoffs were expected at Gannett-owned outlets across the country.

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Pool company sued by AG for allegedly scamming homeowners out of $1M-plus

According to the lawsuit, 17 Minnesota homeowners were affected by this scam.

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