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 23, 2015.

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Police release dash cam video of Charleston shooting suspect's arrest

The video shows the moment officers arrested accused Charleston mass murderer Dylann Roof, they high-fived and fist-bumped each other after placing the suspect in the police car.

[Read more from ABC News]

SC lawmakers agree to debate Confederate flag issue

Both houses of the state Legislature approved measures to decide whether to remove the flag from the statehouse grounds. But the debate may stretch out for weeks.

[Read more from the Los Angeles Times]

Tom Brady meets with NFL commissioner in 'Deflategate' appeal

Brady is appealing his four-game suspension for his role in the use of deflated footballs in the Patriots' AFC championship game win over Indianapolis.

[Read more from CBS News]

'Eight is Enough' dad, Dick Van Patten, dies at 86

Van Patten, a former child actor, was a familiar face on movie and TV screens for decades. He was best known for his starring role as the father on the 1970s series "Eight Is Enough."

[Read more from CNN]

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US Bank employees won't return to downtown Minneapolis office next month

The company, citing COVID's resurgence, has pushed back its office return plans.

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MN native Katie Storm returning home for role with Bally Sports North

The St. Cloud State grad had worked for Fox Sports North before leaving for Philadelphia.

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Free cream puff for people who get vaccinated at the Wisconsin State Fair

Get a shot, then head over to Cream Puff Pavilion for a free treat.

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Minneapolis parks now requiring masks in all indoor spaces

Anyone going inside recreation centers, ice arenas, and indoor spaces at pools must put on a mask.

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At-large murder suspect was caught after triggering trail camera

Authorities had been searching for Eric Reinbold for nearly a month.

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Climate change is warming lakes, leading to more toxic algae blooms

The MPCA says blue-green algae blooms are occurring all across the state.

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Minnesotans can now register to get $100 for getting the COVID-19 vaccine

It's available for those who get their first jab between July 30 and Aug. 15.

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Benton County prosecutor charged with sexual assault of teenager

Phillip Miller has been charged with varying levels of sexual assault charges.

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Permit-to-carry law doesn't violate 2nd amendment, MN Supreme Court says

A man charged with carrying a pistol without a permit argued it was unconstitutional.


Here is Minnesota's COVID-19 update for Wednesday, August 4

The delta variant has been leading to higher case counts and hospitalizations in Minnesota.