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 28, 2015.

MLB game in Baltimore to be 'closed to public' amid riots

In an unprecedented move, Major League Baseball has announced Wednesday's game between the Chicago White Soz and Baltimore Orioles will be played behind closed doors amid concerns for public safety in Baltimore over the ongoing riots and unrest over the death of Freddie Gray in police custody.

[Read more from CBS News]

Upset college professor to fail his entire class

A professor at Texas A&M Galveston says he is going to fail his entire strategic management class, labeling his students a disgrace who can't do "some of the most basic and simple things," and who repeatedly cheated and misbehaved in class.

[Read more from CNN]

Justices divided on same-sex marriage

The U.S. Supreme Court has been hearing arguments for and against a move that could legalize same-sex marriage on a national basis, with justices divided on the subject.

[Read more from the New York Times]

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Lindsay Guentzel

For The Week: What's harder than making a meal plan? Sticking to it!

Lindsay Guentzel says you shouldn't give up on your meal planning routines.

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Two people fatally shot by police in Wadena County, two officers injured

Another man was shot in the altercation, which police claim started when one of the suspects opened fire on officers.

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Winter storm warnings issued as snow system shifts in Minnesota

The worst of the snow will now hit further north, affecting areas including St. Cloud and the I-94 corridor.

Matt Dumba

Matt Dumba beats the clock to give Wild sixth straight win

Dumba scored as overtime came to a close for another Wild victory.

Karl-Anthony Towns

Bradley Beal terrorizes Timberwolves in loss to Wizards

Beal and the Wizards handed the Wolves their seventh straight defeat.

Marcus Carr / Gopher basketball

Gophers tourney hopes take another blow with loss to Nebraska

Marcus Carr scored a career-high 41 points, but Minnesota is still winless on the road.

St. Paul police

St. Paul police arrest teenage boy in carjacking crackdown

This comes amid a dramatic spike in Twin Cities carjackings.


Snow latest: Twin Cities set for up to 4 inches

A narrow system will travel across Minnesota overnight.

Blake Fredrick / Lake City Basketball

Lake City boys basketball player signs contract, honored on senior night

Frederick had a special call-up to the Tigers' varsity basketball team.