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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 13, 2015. 

 Marco Rubio to announce campaign for president

Sen. Rubio, R-Fla., will make it official at an event tonight. He said today he can be the leader of a new "American century" if elected president.

[Read more from USA Today]

 Hillary Clinton is running, too; her logo has people buzzing

The most surprising thing about Hillary Clinton's presidential announcement on Sunday was her new logo, which has created a lot of chatter on social media.

[Read more from CNN]

 Milwaukee mayor calls driver's killing an 'assassination'

A Milwaukee man who accidentally hit a 2-year-old boy with his van was shot dead moments later as he tried to help the child. The toddler's 15-year-old brother was also shot and died later at a hospital.

[Read more from the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel]

Alan Turing's notebook fetches $1 million at auction

A scientific notebook compiled by World War II codebreaker Alan Turing sold for $1 million in an auction in New York. Turing's work was the subject of the 2014 film "The Imitation Game."

[Read more from the BBC]

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D'Angelo Russell

D'Lo's late takeover helps Timberwolves win double-OT thriller

Russell caught fire to help the Timberwolves get back to .500.

Gopher Football

Gophers suffocate Badgers, reclaim Paul Bunyan's Axe

Minnesota picked up its first home win over the Badgers since 2003.

Meeker County Sheriff's Office

Boy, 6, run over after falling off trailer in Meeker Co. tree farm accident

He was airlifted to Hennepin County Medical Center with internal injuries.

Target store

Target unveils deals for 2-day 'Cyber Monday' event

The promotion kicks off Sunday, November 28.

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Edina police warn of recent burglary trend targeting garages and vehicles

The Edina Police Department is increasing patrols in affected neighborhoods in response to the trend.

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Charges: Man shot Uber Eats driver making a delivery in Cottage Grove

Otis Donnell Shipp was charged with second-degree attempted murder after turning himself in on Wednesday.

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Waterfront hotel in Duluth sustains damage in kitchen fire

Authorities estimate the damage at around $75,000.

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Large groups of thieves target 2 Twin Cities Best Buys on Black Friday

It bears similarities to the flash-mob style thefts seen recently in California.

Karl-Anthony Towns

Timberwolves' winning streak snapped at five games

The Wolves' bid for their longest winning streak since 2014 came up short.

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Teen arrested over fatal shooting of 5-year-old boy in Brooklyn Park

Police say the teen was filming a social media video while handling a gun.

Joe Biden

President Biden coming to Minnesota to promote Bipartisan Infrastructure Law

Tuesday's trip follows passage of the $1.2 trillion Bipartisan Infrastructure Deal.