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Here's a brief look at some of the top news stories around the world for March 5, 2015.

Delta plane slides off NY airport runway, injuring passengers

A Delta plane slid off the runway at New York's LaGuardia Airport Thursday, leading to a shut down of the hub. Only minor injuries were reported.

[Read more from CNN]

In Liberia, last Ebola patient discharged from hospital

A cause for celebration in Liberia Thursday, as the country's last Ebola patient was discharged from the hospital. A recorded 4,117 people in the country died during the outbreak.

[Read more from the New York Times]

Hillary Clinton asks State Department to release her emails

Hillary Clinton, facing mounting criticism for using a personal email account during her tenure as Secretary of State, is asking the State Department to make her emails public. There are questions about whether Clinton violated government rules by using the personal account.

[Read more from Politico]

Mega-hit video game 'Rock Band' returning

After a five-year hiatus, video game developer Harmonix announced it is bringing back the immensely popular "Rock Band" series. The fourth installment will be available on Playstation 4 and Xbox One. Whether the older instruments will be compatible isn't known yet.

[Read more from IGN]

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Ramen bar announced for upcoming Eat Street Crossing food hall

The restaurant roster is filling up at Eat Street Crossing.

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Man dies after being shot during argument in Minneapolis

It's the 70th homicide in Minneapolis this year.


Minneapolis police, city employees clear out Near North encampment

This comes as colder weather moves through the state.

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New T.J. Maxx to open in the Twin Cities this month

Opening day will kick off with extended hours.

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Former Hennepin County commissioner arrested for DWI

The 61-year-old was being held in Hennepin County Jail as of Thursday morning.

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Electric carshare network showing growth in Twin Cities

Over 25,000 trips have been logged in a six-month span.

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Popular Apple Valley ice arena could be replaced

A concept plan to transform the ice arena is being considered.


Low river levels bring cancellations for St. Paul-New Orleans Viking cruises

The low water also impacted some barge traffic making its way down the river.

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Drought tightens grip as Twin Cities reaches 'extreme' level

By this time last year, drought was fading fast in Minnesota.

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Woman missing since car crash has been found

The 49-year-old is believed to have been driving when the crash happened.