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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 July 30, 2015.

Report: Plane wreckage from Boeing 777, same as vanished MH370

Investigators examining what appears to be part of a plane wing that washed up on an Indian Ocean island say a "component number" on the piece suggests it is from a Boeing 777. That's the make and model of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370, which mysteriously disappeared last year. The investigation continues.

[Read more from CNN]

Another undercover 'Planned Parenthood' video released

A pro-life group has released a fourth video purportedly showing a Planned Parenthood official discussing the sale of fetal tissue. The group says the videos – which have been criticized as "deceptively edited" – are proof the clinic sells off organs and other tissue from aborted fetuses for profit.

[Read more from the Washington Post]

Cincinnati cop enters plea in shooting of unarmed black man

University of Cincinnati Police Officer Ray Tensing has pleaded not guilty to murder charges related to the fatal shooting of Samuel DuBose, who was unarmed when Tensing allegedly shot him during a routine traffic stop near campus. The presiding judge set his bail at $1 million.

[Read more from USA Today]

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KAT sets a franchise record, leaves early in loss to Wizards

Towns fell on his back in the final minutes of a loss in Washington.

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Man shot by police in Forest Lake dies from injuries

It was one of two police shootings in the Twin Cities on the same day, both of which proved fatal.

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Report: Twins agree to deal with Dylan Bundy

The Twins signed the right-hander with a lockout imminent.

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'Everyone should really be masking up' in public, Malcolm says

The health commissioner said residents have gotten "a little bit lax" with some protective measures.

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Byron Buxton believes he's the best player in baseball

"Nobody [does] the things that I do. I know that."

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Edibles coming to Minnesota's medical marijuana program

MDH also announced it will not add anxiety as qualifying condition.

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Plowable snow possible this weekend in Minnesota

Up to half a foot of snow could fall within the heaviest band.

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Police reveal new details about 'coordinated' Best Buy thefts

A large group stole thousands of dollars in merchandise from three Twin Cities Best Buy stores.

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New tenant revealed for former Libertine spot in Uptown

The space will combine playful art offerings with a restaurant.

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What are Minnesota's chances of a white Christmas this year?

The Twin Cities averages a white Christmas about 3 out of every 4 years.

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'You will not live much longer b***': Rep. Omar shares threatening voicemail

Omar's office received the call hours after Rep. Boebert posted her video about the MN congresswoman.

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ESPN's 'Booger' makes fun of Wild fans' record cup snake

He's the same guy who thought the "Minneapolis Miracle" was bad for the Vikings.