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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 May 14, 2015.

Lawyer: Amtrak engineer has no memory of crash

As the probe into Wednesday's deadly train derailment in Philadelphia deepens, a lawyer representing engineer Brandon Bostian says his client suffered a concussion and has no memory of the crash.

[Read more from Washington Post]

Tom Brady to appeal NFL's 'Deflategate' punishment

New England Patriots quarterback is appealing the four-game suspension handed down to him by the National Football League through the NFL Players Association, which is calling for a neutral third party to weigh in on the matter.

[Read more from CNN]

Death toll in Philippines factory fire hits 72

With the number of dead climbing, Philippine authorities open a criminal investigation into the blaze at a rubber slipper plant near Manila. Relatives of workers reportedly say barred windows prevented the victims from escaping.

[Read more from Fox News]

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Justin Jefferson

Vikings-49ers: 5 things you can count on

Sunday's matchup is a pivotal game in the NFC playoff picture.

Gopher Football

Watch: Gophers troll Badgers with 'Jump Around' after Saturday's win

First they took Paul Bunyan's Axe. Then they took their tradition.

Brandon Richart, missing person

Search underway for missing man in Anoka area

Brandon Richart was last seen Nov. 17.

U.S. Bank Stadium

5 teams win first state championships at Prep Bowl

A pair of records fell as the Prep Bowl lived up to the hype.

ashley Carlson

Remains of missing WI mom found in Pine County, MN

Ashley Miller-Carlson was 33 years old.

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.