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Here’s a brief look at some of the top news stories around the world for June 8, 2015.

Manhunt continues for escapees from maximum security prison

As a massive manhunt continued for two convicted murderers who pulled off an elaborate escape from a maximum-security prison in upstate New York, Gov. Andrew Cuomo said they are investigating whether insiders may have helped with the pair break out.

[Read more from the Washington Post]

Video shows police officer pulling gun on teens

The outrage was immediate. After a video surfaced of a chaotic confrontation between teens and police at a community pool in Texas, calls for one officer's dismissal were swift and loud.

[Read more from CNN]

Day 2 of G-7 meeting focuses on climate change, terrorism

The group will discuss measures to limit global temperature rises. There will also be talks with the leaders of Nigeria, Tunisia and Iraq on the threat from radical extremism.

[Read more from NPR]

Apple unveils streaming music service

Apple Music service will have more than 30 million songs available when it launches on June 30 for Apple devices, followed by Windows and Android versions this fall. It will cost $9.99 a month.

[Read more from USA Today]

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Walz, Jensen react to historic Supreme Court reversal of Roe v. Wade

After voting to overturn Roe, conservative Justice Clarence Thomas has hinted contraception and same-sex marriage protections should follow.

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2-year-old killed in crash on County Road 81 in Maple Grove

The crash occurred Thursday evening on County Road 81.

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BCA issues new details about St. Michael standoff, shooting

New details say a St. Cloud police officer struck the suspect with gunfire.

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92-year-old driver killed in rural Scott County crash

The crash happened around 12:30 p.m. Thursday.

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Big-time rain totals flood Highway 10 in central Minnesota

More rain and storms are expected Friday and Saturday morning.

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Charges: Driver had just left local bar before deadly Shakopee crash

Witnesses said they were unable to help the 19-year-old Eden Prairie man who died in the crash after becoming trapped.

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Thunder selects Chet Holmgren 2nd overall in NBA Draft

The Minneapolis native becomes the highest-drafted Minnesotan in NBA history.

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One airlifted after crash on rural Scott County highway

The State Patrol shut down Highway 282 in both directions Thursday afternoon.

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Police investigating after two men found dead in Maple Grove

Few details are known about the investigation.

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Gallery: Charming, Northeast Minneapolis Home is perfect for first-time homebuyers

Located in the Holland neighborhood, it's near the Eastside Co-op, tons of amazing restaurants, breweries, and a distillery

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Eden Prairie 19-year-old killed in crash near Valleyfair is ID'd

Alcohol is believed to be a factor in this crash, involving a 26-year-old driver from Hopkins.

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