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Saturday, May 23, 2015 at 3:22 PM

Justice Department to Review Cleveland Car Hood Police Shooting

Saturday, May 23, 2015 at 2:34 PM

Ireland 1st Country to OK Gay Marriage by Popular Vote

Ireland has become the first country in the world to say yes to same sex marriage by popular vote, NBC News reported. At final count, 62 percent voted in favor of legalizing gay marriage in the country, while 38 percent voted against it. There was a mood of excitement in Dublin as early results showed a high turnout and a strong lead for "Yes" votes. Backers of gay marriage had hoped for high turnout, reflecting strong participation by young and first-time voters. Among those who voted were thousands of emigrants who returned by aircraft or ferry to take part in the world's first direct national vote on gay marriage. Many shared their journeys on social under the #HomeToVote hashtag. Read »
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Pipeline Company Defends Safety Record Amid Oil Spill

Saturday, May 23, 2015 at 8:57 AM

Isla Vista Victim's Dad Fights for Gun Laws

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Protesters March After Cleveland Car Hood Cop Acquitted of Murder

Friday, May 22, 2015 at 5:02 PM

Timeline in D.C. Mansion Killings Case

Saturday, May 23, 2015 at 3:46 PM

Mass. Woman's Obituary Proclaims: "Brady is Innocent!!"

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Soccer Coach to Parent: I'll "Bounce Your Head Off the Floor"

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Today's victory is the culmination of decades of struggle which has forced this government and conservative elements in the establishment to hold this referendum.  

— Ireland's president Michael D. Higgins happy that Irish citizens were given the opportunity to vote on the country's same-sex referendum.
Saturday, May 23, 2015 at 12:53 PM

Millions Under Flood Watch Over Holiday Weekend

Millions of Americans were under the threat of flash floods this Memorial Day weekend as heavy rain was forecast for waterlogged parts of Texas, Arkansas and the southern Plains, NBC News reported. Thunderstorms in the Midwest, Plains, Texas threatened to bring hail, wind and even isolated tornadoes on Saturday and Sunday, the Weather Channel said. Average rainfall of up to three inches is possible over the next week in Texas, Oklahoma, Kansas, Missouri and parts of Louisiana and Arkansas, with high spots of 5 inches more possible. Many boat ramps in North Texas and recreation areas at local lakes will be closed this Memorial Day weekend due to flooding. Read »
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Sweden's Mans Zelmerlow Wins Eurovision Song Contest

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Daughter Gets Memorial Day Surprise When Solider Dad Visits School

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Detroit-Area Woman Becomes Oldest in World at 116

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Girl Scouts Use Cookie Money to Replace Stolen Flags at Cemetery