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 19, 2015.

Fetus "cut from pregnant woman" responding to Craigslist ad

Prosecutors are weighing whether to file a murder charge against a Colorado woman accused of stabbing a pregnant woman who answered her Craigslist ad, before cutting her fetus from the womb, killing the unborn child.

[Read more from CNN]

Netanyahu rows back on pre-election Palestine comments

Newly-returned Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has said he wants a "peaceful, two-state solution" to the Palestinian problem, appearing to go against comments he made prior to this week's election.

[Read more from USA Today]

Prince Charles pays a visit to the White House

President Obama remarked that Americans prefer the Royal Family to their own politicians, as next in line to the British Throne Prince Charles visited the White House.

[Read more from the Mail Online]

Man gets shot, takes a selfie, as you do

One of those injured when a gunman went on a rampage in Mesa, Arizona, this week took to Snapchat shortly afterwards, posting a selfie with the gunshot wound he sustained.

[Read more from the Mirror]

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MN Supreme Court dismisses attempt to block election certification

Another legal defeat for Republicans challenging the election.

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Another Minnesota prison inmate dies after COVID-19 diagnosis

The virus has killed at least six Minnesota inmates.

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11,760 acres of land wrongly taken from Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe will be returned

The Senate and now the House have passed a bill that effectively returns the land. It's now headed for the president's signature.

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Timberwolves release first half of 2020-21 regular season schedule

The second half of the schedule will be announced at a later date.

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Watch live: Como Zoo's live reindeer cam is back for December

The live feed will run 24/7 allowing you to keep an eye on Santa's antlered helpers.


Three simple ways to boost your immune health heading into winter

Eating right is one thing, but there are other ways to stay healthy as the days shorten.

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Why Twins fans shouldn't give up on Taylor Rogers

The Twins closer struggled in 2020 but could rebound next season.

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Teen driver leaves road, crashes into three trees

Fortunately, the 16-year-old was not injured.

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Minnesota is getting its first highway crossing for animals

This will provide a safe way for animals to cross the street, and hopefully limit deer-vehicle collisions.