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Here’s a brief look at some of the top news stories around the world for March 20, 2015.

Suicide attack in Yemen kills 100-plus

More than 100 people died Friday when suicide bombers attacked two mosques in the Yemeni capital of Sanaa. The Yemeni division of the Islamic State has claimed responsibility.

[Read more from the New York Times]

More snow heading to the East Coast

More of the white stuff is making its way to the East Coast on the first day of spring, giving no respite to millions who have seen record snowfall over the winter.

[Read more from NBC News]

Boehner to travel to Israel, meet Netanyahu

After being invited to give an address to the U.S. Congress in contravention of White House wishes, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will receive a visit from House Speaker John Boehner.

[Read more from the BBC]

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Ann Kim's new restaurant, Sooki & Mimi, to open in February

The James Beard Award winner is the brains behind Young Joni, Pizzeria Lola, and Hello Pizza.

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Firefighters rescue worker after trench fall in Rochester

The construction worker fell about 15 feet.

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Grand Marais mayor's dog survives attack by wolves

He heard his 65-pound dog "screaming bloody murder" and then saw the wolves chasing her.

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Minnesota's COVID vaccine appointment site goes live

Huge demand was expected when the site went live at noon.

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Duluth woman is hiking 1,000-plus miles on the Ice Age Trail this winter

She could be the second person ever to finish a winter-thru hike of the Wisconsin trail.

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

Two days in a row with fewer than 1,000 new cases.

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After fire destroyed their house, couple forced to euthanize beloved dog

The couple's daughter has launched a fundraiser for her parents.

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Investigation after teacher accused of lewd act during distance learning

No charges have been filed yet and the staff member has not been identified.

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Investigation after assistant principal displays "joke" Gadsden flag during announcements

"My apologies to anybody who was offended by that part of the snake that was on that comic and it's been taken down."

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Report: Forests, agricultural land could help Minnesota reduce greenhouse gas emissions

The Nature Conservancy's Minnesota chapter released a report that shows how many acres of trees would be needed to help the state reach its reduction goals.

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