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Here’s a brief look at some of the top news stories around the world for June 1, 2015.

Patriot Act provisions expire; Senate considers changes

Some provisions of the Patriot Act – including the bulk data collection program that allows the federal government to collect large sums of emails – expired at midnight Monday. U.S. Sen. Rand Paul, a Republican from Kentucky, is partly responsible, blocking an extension of the measure Sunday. The Senate will reconvene Monday to consider changes.

[Read more from the New York Times]

Lindsey Graham for president

Lindsey Graham is running for president in 2016. The Republican U.S. Senator from South Carolina announced his bid Monday, saying: “I intend to be president not of a single party but of a nation. I want to do more than make big government smaller. I want to help make a great nation greater.”

[Read more from The State]

Caitlyn Jenner appears on Vanity Fair cover

Caitlyn Jenner appeared in public for the first time Monday with the reveal of the upcoming Vanity Fair issue. Jenner did an interview still going by Bruce and using masculine pronouns in April.

[Read more from Time]

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What happens to the Vikings if Aaron Rodgers leaves the NFC North?

Rodgers said he isn't interested in rebuilding in Green Bay, is it time for the Vikings to pounce or stay the course?


Sheriff: Men found unresponsive in garage died of cocaine overdose

Two of the three men found unresponsive in an Eyota garage last week died of a drug overdose, a preliminary autopsy found.

Anthony Edwards

Ant's injury clouds Timberwolves' victory over the Nets

The Timberwolves star was injured in the final minutes on Sunday night.

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Byron native Ayoka Lee sets NCAA record for points in a game

The Kansas State forward broke a record shared by former Gopher Rachel Banham.

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It's going to be stupid cold again Tuesday and Wednesday

They'll almost certainly be the 10th and 11th days with subzero temps this month.

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Williams Uptown Pub & Peanut Bar closes indefinitely after shooting

Reports say police have arrested two suspects in the incident.

Alex Rodríguez

A-Rod wears a Packers hat, Minnesotans lose their minds

The Timberwolves co-owner didn't endear himself to his fan base on Saturday night.

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Police: Man shoots into crowd at funeral reception in Minneapolis

The shooting happened at a reception following a funeral on Saturday afternoon.

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Watch: Jimmy Garoppolo says 'F*** the Packers' after playoff win

The 49ers quarterback congratulated Robbie Gould in spectacular fashion.