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 April 2, 2015.

 Iran, world powers agree on preliminary nuclear deal

Diplomats announced in Sweden Thursday that they've taken the first step toward an international agreement, which would assure Iran's nuclear program is not used to obtain a bomb.

[Read more from The New York Times]

147 killed in terrorist attack on Kenyan university

Somali militant group Al-Shabab has claimed responsibility for a mass killing at Garissa University College. Gunmen also wounded "scores" of victims before Kenyan forces secured the scene.

[Read more from CNN]

 German officials: Germanwings co-pilot searched 'suicide' online

The co-pilot suspected of purposely crashing Germanwings Flight 9525 in the French Alps researched "suicide" and information about cockpit doors on the internet prior to the incident, investigators say.

[Read more from The Washington Post]

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Teen wounded in 'accidental shooting' in Moorhead

The 18-year-old was shot in the abdomen.

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Watch: Another absurd night for Kaprizov as his legend grows

Kaprizov scored a crazy wrap-around goal in the Wild's victory over the Kings.


DoorDash, Uber Eats bump service fees for Twin Cities customers

After Minneapolis and St. Paul limited what companies can charge restaurants, DoorDash and Uber are charging customers about a dollar more

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Hill-Murray girls' hockey shut down after 3 players with COVID symptoms kept playing

The players showed 'complete disregard' for the school's COVID

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Narrow band of intense snow to bring up to 7 inches to Minnesota

A winter storm watch has been issued where more than 6 inches could pile up.

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As Minnesotans brace for huge gas bills, state ups assistance to $1200

Texas wasn't the only state impacted by February's arctic blast.

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3 first-period goals lead Wild over Kings

With three goals in just over three minutes, the Wild sealed their fifth straight victory.

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Butcher & the Boar makes comeback with new ownership

Local hospitality company Jester Concepts has bought the brand. The new location is still being determined.


Staff at Mankato Hy-Vee incorrectly diluted COVID vaccines for 62 patients

The retailer says that there is no reason for medical concern.