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Here’s a brief look at some of the top news stories around the world for June 10, 2015.

Pope creates tribunal to hold negligent bishops accountable for sex abuse

Pope Francis created a new Vatican tribunal section to hear cases of bishops accused of failing to protect children from sexually abusive priests, the biggest step the Holy See has taken yet to hold bishops accountable.

[Read more from the Associated Press]

EPA says it will set rules for airplane emissions

The Obama administration says it will regulate greenhouse gas emissions from airplanes. The announcement comes shortly before the EPA issues new rules on emissions from heavy duty trucks in an effort to combat global warming.

[Read more from The New York Times]

D'oh! Homer and Marge Simpson to separate

This bombshell was dropped in an interview with "The Simpsons" executive producer: Homer and Marge Simpson will legally separate in the upcoming season, and Homer will fall in love with another woman.

[Read more from the Los Angeles Times]

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Eric Perkins, Miss Minnesota, Paul Fletcher create new podcast

The podcast is released Tuesdays at 8 a.m. and is available wherever you find podcasts.

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MSP Airport debuts mock aircraft to help ease flying anxiety

The pre-flight experiences cover the TSA screening procedure, exploring a terminal, boarding a plane and meeting a pilot, and preparing for takeoff.

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These Minnesota kids will be competing at National Spelling Bee

The upcoming event in Maryland will be the first fully in-person Scripps National Spelling Bee since 2019.

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New data shows how omicron has impacted kids in Minnesota

The new data shows breakthrough data during the omicron period, which began Dec. 19, 2021.

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Albert Lea shooting suspect arrested after 3 weeks on the run

He is accused of shooting a man in the upper thigh on May 1.

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Motorcyclist, 59, killed after losing control on right curve

The Harley Davidson rider was thrown from his bike.

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Minnesota's 2022 legislative session: What's happening?

A list of items agreed upon and yet to reach any bipartisan agreement in the latest legislative session.

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Water main break floods 40-45 homes in St. Louis Park

The city says the rupture happened on Minnetonka Boulevard.

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Charges: 6-year-old Eli Hart shot up to 9 times by his mother

The 28-year-old is facing 2nd-degree murder charges.

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Former WCCO Radio host Dave Lee moves into podcasts

His new podcast, called 'My First Concert,' launched last week.

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Tow boat collides with Mississippi River lock and dam in Alma, WI

The crash remains under investigation by the United States Coast Guard.

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Police: Man in minivan approached kids, claimed he was former principal

Investigators say children were approached by a man in a white minivan who falsely claimed he'd been a local school principal.

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