Around the World in 60 Seconds: Today’s top stories - Bring Me The News

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 April 22, 2015.

Protesters rally over police custody death in Baltimore

Protesters have been rallying in Baltimore over the death of Freddie Gray, who died from a spinal injury Sunday while in police custody.

[Read more from the Baltimore Sun]

Sandra Bullock calls People beauty honor 'ridiculous'

Sandra Bullock has been named People magazine's "most beautiful woman" – at 50 the oldest to earn the title – but responded by calling it "ridiculous," saying she laughed when she found out.

[Read more from the LA Times]

World marks Earth Day – urge action on climate change

Countries around the world have been marking Earth Day by pushing for steps to be taken to fight climate change. President Barack Obama was in the Florida Everglades today, where he said: "Protecting the one planet we’ve got is what we have to do for the next generation."

[Read more from CNN]

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