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  1. In Early Vote Count, Ireland Appears Headed Toward Legalizing Same-Sex ... - New York Times


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    In Early Vote Count, Ireland Appears Headed Toward Legalizing Same-Sex ...
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    DUBLIN — Vote counting began here Saturday morning as Ireland appeared poised to become the world's first nation to approve same-sex marriage by a popular vote. Not long after counting began at Dublin Castle, a government complex that was once the ...
    If Ireland says Yes to gay marriage, it could shock the Catholic Church into finally ...Telegraph.co.uk
    Marriage referendum: Ireland on course to approve same-sex marriageIrish Times
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  2. Iraq forces start fightback against IS in Ramadi - BBC News


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    Iraq forces start fightback against IS in Ramadi
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    Iraqi forces and Shia militias have begun moving against Islamic State militants near Ramadi, officials say. The action was concentrating on the town of Husaybah, east of Ramadi. Shia militias began gathering for a counter-offensive after Ramadi's capture ...
    Shi'ite militia approach Islamic State-held areas from base near RamadiReuters
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  3. REFILE-UPDATE 5-Suicide bomber kills 21 at Saudi Shi'ite mosque, Islamic ... - Reuters


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    REFILE-UPDATE 5-Suicide bomber kills 21 at Saudi Shi'ite mosque, Islamic ...
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    (Refiles MAY 22 story to fix syntax in paragraph 2). * Attack is worst of its kind in many years. * Some fear it could further fray sectarian relations in kingdom. * Militants killed eight in attack in November. By Sami Aboudi. DUBAI, May 22 (Reuters) - A suicide ...
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  4. Mexico gun battle leaves at least 43 dead - Telegraph.co.uk


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    Mexico gun battle leaves at least 43 dead
    Telegraph.co.uk
    At least 44 people were killed on Friday in a gunfight in western Mexico between government forces and suspected drug gang henchmen, officials said, one of the bloodiest days of violence to shake the country under President Enrique Pena Nieto. Speaking ...
    43 killed in Mexico violence, drug cartels on rampage: Here's all you need to ...Hindustan Times
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  5. Eiffel Tower closed during walkout over pickpockets - Irish Examiner


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    Eiffel Tower closed during walkout over pickpockets
    Irish Examiner
    The Eiffel Tower closed to the public for most of the day yesterday as staff protested over a rise in aggressive pickpockets around the Paris landmark. The walkout came a day after city authorities announced that crime against tourists in the French capital had ...
    Eiffel Tower closes as staff strike over pickpocketsReuters
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