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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Twins decline 2021 option on Sergio Romo

The Twins begin a potential overhaul in the bullpen.

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'Scalpel approach' gives MN schools chance to keep playing sports

County infection rates are no longer the only thing that matters.


With the help of HVAC, Circus Juventas will host its first holiday shows

After months of canceled classes and shows, Circus Juventas is hosting its first ever holiday show, with safety precautions.

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Vikings send Cameron Dantzler to COVID-19/reserve list

Dantzler's placement leaves the Vikings paper-thin at cornerback heading into Green Bay.

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Elections 2020 preview: 7th Congressional District

Will Collin Peterson hang on for yet another term?

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Zimmer explains why he called Hunter's neck injury a 'tweak'

The coach also said Dalvin Cook should return from injury this week.


60 charged in magazine scam that netted $300M

It's being called the largest elder fraud scheme in the country.

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The Star Tribune is shutting down City Pages

The free newspaper was bought by the Star Tribune in 2015.

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Coronavirus: Billy's on Grand will close for winter

The restaurant is among a growing list of eateries to close for the winter months.