Around the World in 60 Seconds: Today’s top headlines


Here’s a brief look at some of the top news stories around the world for March 11, 2015.

11 presumed dead after Army helicopter crashes near Florida

Seven Marines and four soldiers are presumed dead after an Army helicopter crashed during a overnight training mission off the coast of Florida. Some human remains have washed ashore.

[Read more from the Pensacola News Journal]

Reports: Ferguson police chief to resign Wednesday

Ferguson, Missouri, Police Chief Thomas Jackson will resign Wednesday, sources say. But he wants to make sure the police department won't be dissolved upon his departure. Ferguson city manager John Shaw stepped down Tuesday.

[Read more from CNN]

Italian village gets 100 inches of snow in 18 hours

Capracotta, Italy, saw 100.8 inches of snow in just 18 hours Thursday March 5 – and if that total is verified, it would be a new world record for snowfall in a 24-hour period. The current record is 90.6 inches (about 7.5 feet) on Mount Ibuki, Japan in 1927. The U.S. record for most snow in 24 hours is 75.8 inches, which was set in 1927 in Silver Lake, Colorado.

[Read more from the Washington Post]

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1 dead in stabbing, another dies in separate shooting in Minneapolis.

One person has been arrested in connection to the shooting.

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Vikings offensive coordinator Gary Kubiak announces retirement

Kubiak wraps up a career that has spanned nearly four decades.


Minneapolis police seeks public help finding missing woman

A 63-year-old woman has been missing since Tuesday

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Don't want to talk to a contact tracer? MN debuts online option after positive test

The department says the survey will allow its staff to keep track of more cases at a faster pace

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Money Gal Coaching: 12 things you are wasting your money on

Kelly Blodgett started Money Gal Coaching after paying down nearly $50K in debt in 18 months.

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Three teens charged in Minneapolis robberies

The incidents took place on Saturday in Minneapolis.

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Here is Minnesota's COVID-19 update for Thursday, January 21

It's the first time in exactly four months that Minnesota has had fewer than 100 COVID patients in intensive care.

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Girl, 16, killed in crash with semi on icy Minnesota road

The crash happened in Dodge County around 8 a.m. Wednesday.

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Road rage incident sees driver punch out man's window, punch him in face

The incident happened in Waite Park Wednesday morning.

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Minneapolis will recover $100K in costs connected to 2019 Trump rally

The Target Center operator said it'll pay the costs over three years.