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DUBLIN, IRELAND - MAY 23: Supporters in favour of same-sex marriage pose for a photograph as thousands gather in Dublin Castle square awaiting the referendum vote outcome on May 23, 2015 in Dublin, Ireland. Voters in the Republic of Ireland are taking part in a referendum on legalising same-sex marriage on Friday. The referendum was held 22 years after Ireland decriminalised homosexuality with more than 3.2m people being asked whether they want to amend the country's constitution to allow gay and lesbian couples to marry. Irish gays wake up to whole new world: When's the wedding?

Ireland's gay citizens woke up Sunday in what felt like a nation reborn — some with dreams of wedding plans dancing in their heads.

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Putin signs Russian law to shut 'undesirable' organizations
President Vladimir Putin has signed a law giving prosecutors the power to declare foreign and international organizations "undesirable" in Russia and shut them down.
BELFAST, NORTHERN IRELAND - MARCH 26: A member of the public walks past an Asher's Bakery shop on March 26, 2015 in Belfast, Northern Ireland. Ashers, a Christian-run bakery triggered a discrimination row when it refused to bake a cake for the gay rights group Queerspace who had ordered the cake for an anti-homophobic event in May, 2014. (Charles McQuillan/Getty Images)
Ireland votes on legalizing gay marriage; verdict Saturday
For months, Ireland has debated whether to legalize gay marriage. Now it's time to vote, and the choice is a simple yes or no.
PARIS, FRANCE - JANUARY 12: French troops patrol around the Eifel Tower on January 12, 2015 in Paris, France. (Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images)
Eiffel Tower closed amid workers' anger about pickpockets
The Eiffel Tower is closed to the public because workers are protesting a recent rise in aggressive pickpockets.
LONDON, ENGLAND - MAY 17: A general view of the stadium prior to the Vanarama Conference Playoff Final match between Grimsby Town and Bristol Rover at Wembley Stadium on May 17, 2015 in London, England.  (Jamie McDonald/Getty Images )
London homes near Wembley evacuated after WWII bomb is found
British police have closed roads and evacuated hundreds of homes near London's Wembley Stadium as the army works to defuse an unexploded World War II bomb.
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Michael Fassbender on making 'Macbeth': 'the Scottish film'
Michael Fassbender doesn't know if the "Macbeth" curse carries over to movie adaptations, but he'd rather not test it.
UNSPECIFIED LOCATION, NEPAL - MAY 17: A damaged village is seen from the air on May 17, 2015 in Nepal. The devastating magnitude 7.8 earthquake of April 25 claimed over 8,000 lives. Doctors from all over the world have travelled to Nepal with MSF, Medecins Sans Frontieres, to reach out to earthquake victims in remote village to deliver medicine, expertise and to evacuate wounded. (Jonas Gratzer/Getty Images )
Nepal assesses if quake-hit villages are at risk before rain
Nepal's government has sent geologists to earthquake-damaged mountain villages to assess landslide risks before the rainy season begins next month.
LONDON, ENGLAND - A visitor takes a phone photograph of a large back lit image of the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) at the Science Museum's 'Collider' exhibition on Nov. 12, 2013 in London, England. (Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images )
World's biggest atom smasher sets energy record
Scientists operating the world's biggest particle collider say they have set a new energy record ahead of the massive machine's full restart in June.
CANNES, FRANCE - MAY 21: Klara Kirstin, Gaspar Noe, Karl Glusman and Aomi Muyock attends the 'Love' photocall during the 68th annual Cannes Film Festival on May 21, 2015 in Cannes, France. (Clemens Bilan/Getty Images)
Gaspar Noe's explicit 'Love' sets Cannes atwitter
The movies are in love with love, but they're often squeamish about sex.
LHOKSUKON, ACEH, INDONESIA - MAY 13: Rohingya and Bangladesh migrants carry their belongings after relocated to their new temporary shelter at Lapang village on May 13, 2015 in Lhoksukon, Aceh province, Indonesia. Boats carrying over 500 of Myanmar's Rohingya refugees have arrived in Indonesia, many requiring medical attention. They have warned that thousands more are thought to be still at sea. Myanmar's Rohingya Muslim community have long been persecuted and marginalized by Myanmar's mostly Buddhist population. (Ulet Ifansasti/Getty Images)
Rohingya migrant crisis eases, but hard questions remain
The decision by Indonesia and Malaysia to give temporary shelter to thousands of migrants stranded at sea appears to have defused a potential Southeast Asian humanitarian catastrophe, but the root causes of the crisis remain.
YOKOHAMA, JAPAN - FEBRUARY 14:  Bottlenose dolphins swim near a heart-shaped ice block at Yokohama Hakkeijima Sea Paradise on February 14, 2009 in Yokohama, Kanagawa, Japan. (Kiyoshi Ota/Getty Images)
Japan town to still hunt dolphins after aquariums' rejection
The fishing town of Taiji will not stop its dolphin hunts, the mayor said Thursday, after Japan's aquariums decided to stop buying captured dolphins under international pressure sparked by cruelty concerns.

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