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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2 killed in head-on crash involving car, dump truck

The crash happened just before 2 p.m. Friday, according to the State Patrol.


Here is Minnesota's COVID-19 update for Saturday, October 31

Minnesota has surpassed 3,000 new cases on consecutive days.

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Minnesota Football Showcase postponed due to COVID-19

The MFCA All-Star Game will be played in June 2021.

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Here's what President Trump said on his visit to Minnesota

The president targeted Gov. Tim Walz and Keith Ellison at his Minnesota rally.

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Here's what Joe Biden said in Minnesota Friday

Presenting himself as the candidate for a united country, he pledged improvements on affordable healthcare, pandemic relief

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Missed PAT seals Gophers' fate against Maryland

Mohamed Ibrahim tied a school record with four touchdowns, but the Gophers lost in overtime.

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DNR uses a helicopter to more efficiently stock lakes with trout

In the past, the DNR used airplanes to stock remote lakes with fish, but the survival rate of the fish was only 85%.

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Secretary of State explains plans for segregated absentee ballots

Election officials are reminding voters that it's too late to mail in your absentee ballots.

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Osterholm on safe trick-or-treating: 'I would say go ahead with it'

The infectious disease expert's opinion doesn't align with the CDC's guidance.