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 Sept. 21, 2015.

Mom's boyfriend believed Bella Bond, aka 'Baby Doe,' was possessed

New details on the case of Bella Bond, whose identity was confirmed last week months after her body was found on a Boston beach, emerged Monday during a bail hearing. Prosecutors say Michael McCarthy, boyfriend of the girl's mother, Rachelle Bond, believed the girl to be possessed and killed her because "it was her time to die."

[Read more from CNN]

Secret Service apologizes after disrupting candlelight vigil for sick children

Secret Service Director Joseph Clancy admits the agency mishandled a candlelight vigil in Washington, D.C., on Saturday night, when agents and police barred hundreds of children sick with cancer from gathering near the White House. He issued an apology and offered to review Secret Service policies.

[Read more from the Washington Post]

Hungary OKs non-lethal force against immigrants

To address the continuing influx of immigrants from war-torn Middle Eastern countries, the Hungarian parliament has given the military the green light to use rubber bullets, tear gas and other non-lethal means to secure its borders against refugees. They've also reportedly published newspaper ads in Lebanon warning people not to enter the country.

[Read more from Reuters]

Report: Apple electric car coming

Will the iPhone and iPad be followed by the iCar? Apple is reportedly getting serious about building an electric car. "Project Titan" is aiming for a "ship date" of 2019.

[Read more from the Wall Street Journal]

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Appeals court changes rules for MN absentee ballots received after Election Day

Pending a further challenge, votes received after 8 p.m. on Election Day may not be counted.

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Confusion over where Trump campaign rally will be held Friday

It sounds like it'll be held at the airport in Rochester.

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This video of the Lowry Hill Tunnel walls being cleaned is oddly satisfying

The tunnel will be closed overnight Thursday for cleaning.

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Gray wolf removed from the endangered species list

A decision on whether they can be hunted in Minnesota will come later.

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Minnesota opening its 7th saliva testing location in St. Paul

The tests are free and open to anyone regardless of if they have symptoms.

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Election 2020 preview: Minnesota's 8th Congressional District

It's a race between incumbent Rep. Pete Stauber and Democratic challenger Quinn Nystrom.

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Lives saved as passerby, city workers rescue from 3 from Golden Valley fire

The Golden Valley Fire Department responded to the fire Wednesday morning.

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Caribou Coffee rolls out holiday cups, menu early

The holiday season is underway at some Twin Cities stores, with a nationwide rollout planned for Nov. 5.

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Charges: Timberwolves' Beasley pointed assault rifle at family on a home tour

The family was on the Parade of Homes tour when Beasley allegedly pointed the gun at them, telling them to get off his property.