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

 It's death for Tsarnaev

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, found guilty on all 30 charges related to the 2013 Boston Marathon bombing and the aftermath, will be put to death for his crimes, a jury decided Friday.

[Read more from the Boston Globe]

Wreckage of missing US helicopter found in Nepal

The wreckage of a U.S. military helicopter that went missing in Nepal while providing disaster relief was found Friday, along with at least three bodies. Six Marines and two Nepalese soldiers were on the helicopter when it disappeared Tuesday.

[Read more from the New York Times]

Researchers reveal the world's first warm-blooded fish

The opah, a silver-colored fish that's about the size of a car tire, is the first fully warm-blooded fish that's ever been discovered, researchers say.

[Read more from the NOAA]

100K 'World of Warcraft' players hit with bans for cheating

More than 100,000 players of the popular online role-playing game "World of Warcraft" received six-month bans from the game's developer, Blizzard, for cheating. There are about 7.1 million current subscribers to the game.

[Read more from PCGamesN]

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Twins' trade targets raise their value in win over Tigers

Michael Pineda pitched well but Taylor Rogers left the game with an injury.

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Criminal charges possible for woman who drove on State Capitol grounds

She drove on the sidewalk and lawn, and at one point waved a large "Trump 2020" flag out the window.

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10 things fans should know before going to Vikings training camp

Masks are not required, but strongly encouraged for the unvaccinated.

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Cases of COVID-19 linked to Provincetown outbreak found in Minnesota

There have been more than 550 cases linked to the Massachusetts tourist destination since the 4th of July weekend.

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Reports: Aaron Rodgers set for at least one more year with the Packers

Both sides showing signs of optimism just before training camp begins.

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KARE 11 crew teases upcoming 'Jeopardy!' cameo

Some familiar local faces will be providing contestants with "Minneapolis News" clues.

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Second victim of deadly crash in Orono is identified

The crash also was fatal for the son of Gophers hockey coach Bob Motzko.

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Ex-Viking and ex-Gopher could be contestants for Edina's 'Bachelorette'

Michelle Young, a teacher from Edina, is the show's Season 18 star.

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Mayo Clinic will require COVID-19 vaccines for all its staff

Those who decline will be required to wear masks and socially distance while on campus.

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