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Here’s a brief look at some of the top news stories around the world for April 15, 2015. 

Arrest after gyro-copter lands on U.S. Capitol lawn

Police have arrested the pilot of a gyro-copter that landed on the west lawn of t‎he U.S. Capitol on Wednesday. He is believed to be a Florida mailman was trying to deliver a message on campaign reform to Congress.

[Read more from NBC News]

Life without parole for Aaron Hernandez

Former New England Patriots' star has been sentenced to life in prison without parole after a jury found him guilty of the first-degree murder of his one-time friend Odin Lloyd.

[Read more from CNN]

EU accuses Google of anti-competitive behavior

The European Union has filed a complaint against Google, accusing it of anti-competitive behavior by promoting its own shopping links. It marks the start of a legal process that could result in billions of euros of fines for the search giant.

[Read more from BBC]

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Snow covering cars in Twin Cities

How much snow fell in Minnesota on Tuesday?

More than eight inches fell in parts of the Twin Cities.


Runways shut down at MSP Airport due to heavy snow

Some spots in the Twin Cities could see up to 8 inches of snow on Tuesday.

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Government official accused of stealing luggage at MSP Airport

Charges state Sam Brinton stole luggage with its contents valued at over $2,000.

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Developer plans 'modern European' condos for Minnetonka

City planners are set to review a concept plan Thursday.


Expect up to 8 inches in Twin Cities; another snowstorm next week?

The latest from Bring Me The News meteorologist Sven Sundgaard.


Northern long-eared bat moved from threatened to endangered list

Populations affected by white-nose syndrome have declined by 97% or more.