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Here’s a brief look at some of the top news stories around the world for Oct. 26, 2015.

Emotional family of Oklahoma parade crash suspect breaks silence

A judge set has set bail at $1 million for the 25-year-old woman accused of intentionally driving her car into spectators at Oklahoma State University's homecoming parade. The woman's tearful family addressed reporters. Her father said, "she might have underlying problems that I wasn't fully aware of," but he and other family members expressed shock at the accusations.

[Read more from NBC News]

Hundreds in Afghanistan and Pakistan killed in earthquake

More than 200 people in Afghanistan and Pakistan are dead after a Monday earthquake that early indications show was a magnitude 7.5. Reports say thousands of homes have been damaged or destroyed.

[Read more from the New York Times]

SNL under pressure to nix Donald Trump

In light of derogatory remarks Donald Trump has made about Mexican immigrants to the United States, a growing number of critics say he shouldn't host the Nov. 7 episode of NBC's "Saturday Night Live." Those asking the show to remove him include civil rights activists and U.S. lawmakers.

[Read more from the Los Angeles Times]

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Woman dies after being shot in Minneapolis

The woman in her 20s died at the scene.


Twin Cities liquor store worker offers shoes off her feet to unhoused man

The man asked for boxes to use as makeshift shoes before the woman offered hers.

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St. Paul PD releases footage showing fatal police shooting of Howard Johnson

The 24-year-old died after being shot by a St. Paul officer Monday night.


22 dogs taken in by Animal Humane Society from shuttered breeder

The dogs were taken in after a report stated there were too many on a single property.


Latest on the 2 snowstorms set to impact Minnesota

The first arrives Thursday night into Friday before a bigger system comes next week.


Cop who pepper-sprayed downtown protesters received $150K payout

Samantha Belcourt said she "feared for her life."

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$1 million Powerball prize won in Twin Cities

The winning ticket was sold in Chanhassen for Wednesday's draw.

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Animales Barbeque Co. looks to open brick-and-mortar location

The popular food truck has partnered with the owner of Billy Sushi.

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Here are some 2022 holiday shipping deadlines to keep in mind

Most deadlines are a few days before Christmas Eve.