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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 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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1 dead after driver crashes into stalled vehicle on shoulder

The vehicle stopped on the side of the road was unoccupied at the time.

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Concern for DE Griffen after troubling late-night Instagram posts

The 33-year-old said people were trying to kill him in his home, and that he needed help.

The search involved several local public safety agencies, including a State Patrol helicopter unit and a K9 team.

Woman, 22, dies in crash just outside Brainerd

Another woman was injured in the collision.

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Dog found shot and run over, police searching for person of interest

The police department released photos of a possible suspect.

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Parents of star QB suspended for state final file lawsuit to let him play

He was automatically suspended after receiving two unsportsmanlike conduct calls in the semifinal.

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Former Lakeville principal dies in Crow Wing County jail

The 53-year-old was pronounced dead after lifesaving measures were attempted.


Vikings place Dalvin Tomlinson on COVID-19/reserve list

The defensive line takes another blow ahead of Sunday's game with the 49ers.