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Here’s a brief look at some of the top news stories around the world for June 9, 2015.

McKinley, Texas officer resigns after pool confrontation

The police chief condemned as “indefensible” the actions of Eric Casebolt, after a video of Casebolt physically confronting teenagers at a pool party attracted national attention and sparked protests.

[Read more from the Dallas Morning News]

Federal panel recommends OK of new cholesterol drug

An expert group recommends the FDA approve a powerful new drug to protect against heart attacks. It would be among the first in a new class of medicines that drastically lower cholesterol, which is the leading cause of heart disease.

[Read more from the New York Times]

Obama administration considers more U.S. troops for Iraq

The administration is expected to unveil changes to its plan for combating the Islamic State in coming days, a move that could boost the number of U.S. troops on the ground in Iraq to advise local forces.

[Read more from the Washington Post]

New footage of Amelia Earhart discovered

The fate of Amelia Earhart remains a mystery, 80 years after her disappearance. But some film footage that's been lost since 1937 shows her preparing for her final trip.

[Read more from CNN]

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Anthony Edwards

Ant's injury clouds Timberwolves' victory over the Nets

The Timberwolves star was injured in the final minutes on Sunday night.

Akoya Lee

Byron native Ayoka Lee sets NCAA record for points in a game

The Kansas State forward broke a record shared by former Gopher Rachel Banham.

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It's going to be stupid cold again Tuesday and Wednesday

They'll almost certainly be the 10th and 11th days with subzero temps this month.

Williams Uptown Pub

Williams Uptown Pub & Peanut Bar closes indefinitely after shooting

Reports say police have arrested two suspects in the incident.

Alex Rodríguez

A-Rod wears a Packers hat, Minnesotans lose their minds

The Timberwolves co-owner didn't endear himself to his fan base on Saturday night.

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Police: Man shoots into crowd at funeral reception in Minneapolis

The shooting happened at a reception following a funeral on Saturday afternoon.

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Watch: Jimmy Garoppolo says 'F*** the Packers' after playoff win

The 49ers quarterback congratulated Robbie Gould in spectacular fashion.

Aaron Rodgers

America dunks on Aaron Rodgers after loss to 49ers

The Packers quarterback was destroyed on social media on Saturday night.

Marcus Foligno

Foligno's OT winner gives Wild fans a happy Hockey Day

A slow start gave way to the Wild's fifth win in the past six games.

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