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Here's a brief look at some of the top news stories around the world for March 18, 2015. 

 1 dead, 5 wounded in shooting in Mesa, Arizona

Six people were shot, one fatally, in a series of morning attacks in Mesa, Arizona on Wednesday. A suspect has been arrested.

[Read more from CNN]

 Fed signals interest rates may rise mid-year

The Federal Reserve on Wednesday moved to the verge of raising interest rates for the first time since the Great Recession, but didn't seem to be in a rush to do so.

[Read more from the New York Times]

 Starbucks feels backlash on 'Race Together' effort

Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz defends the company's new "Race Together" campaign that has been criticized for being naive and even using racial tensions to boost its bottom line.

[Read more from The Associated Press]

Gunmen kill tourists in rampage at Tunis museum

At least 19 people, including 17 foreign tourists, have been killed in a gun attack on the Bardo museum in the Tunisian capital, Tunis, Wednesday.

[Read more from the BBC]

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1 person killed, another injured in fire at Hudson home

The amount of "combustible material" in the home made it difficult for firefighters.

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Guy Fieri's visit to Fargo cafe for 'Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives' will air soon

Over the summer, Fieri visited several restaurants in the Fargo-Moorhead area.

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2 dead in St. Paul shooting Thursday morning

A homicide investigation is underway.

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One dead in head-on crash in west-central Minnesota

The incident occurred on Highway 27 near 150th Avenue.

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14 executive orders President Biden signed on his first day in the White House

Biden is turning back many of the moves made under the Trump administration.

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NWS: Accumulating snow likely this weekend in Minnesota

Fluffy snow will pile up in some locations on Saturday.

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Wolves lose to Magic on Cole Anthony's buzzer-beater

The Wolves blew a 20-point lead as the Magic defeated the Timberwolves on Wednesday night.

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Twins sign veteran J.A. Happ to add to the rotation

The left-hander will get a one-year, $8 million deal from the Twins.

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BCA finds 'no criminal wrongdoing' among those at 'Storm the Capitol' rally

Inflammatory comments were made by speakers, but no charges will be brought.

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Man's vehicles crushed by hit-and-run driver weren't fully insured

The goal is to raise $25,000 to help the south Minneapolis resident.

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