Around the World in 60 Seconds: Today's top stories


Here’s a brief look at some of the top news stories around the world for June 8, 2015.

Manhunt continues for escapees from maximum security prison

As a massive manhunt continued for two convicted murderers who pulled off an elaborate escape from a maximum-security prison in upstate New York, Gov. Andrew Cuomo said they are investigating whether insiders may have helped with the pair break out.

[Read more from the Washington Post]

Video shows police officer pulling gun on teens

The outrage was immediate. After a video surfaced of a chaotic confrontation between teens and police at a community pool in Texas, calls for one officer's dismissal were swift and loud.

[Read more from CNN]

Day 2 of G-7 meeting focuses on climate change, terrorism

The group will discuss measures to limit global temperature rises. There will also be talks with the leaders of Nigeria, Tunisia and Iraq on the threat from radical extremism.

[Read more from NPR]

Apple unveils streaming music service

Apple Music service will have more than 30 million songs available when it launches on June 30 for Apple devices, followed by Windows and Android versions this fall. It will cost $9.99 a month.

[Read more from USA Today]

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