Ireland's gay couples wake up to a shocking new reality

CBS World News - Sun, 05/24/2015 - 4:44pm
The lopsided victory for voter-approved same-sex marriage in heavily Catholic Ireland has many asking: what the heck just happened?

German grandmother, 65, gives birth to quadruplets

CBS World News - Sun, 05/24/2015 - 3:49pm
Babies born to Annegret Raunigk in 26th week of pregnancy, but are likely to survive; woman already had 13 children ranging in age from 9 to 44

ISIS on the move after capturing key cities in Iraq, Syria

CBS World News - Sun, 05/24/2015 - 2:08pm
CBS News correspondent Clarissa Ward reports on the latest territorial gains by ISIS, which captured key gas fields near the ancient city of Palmyra in Syria and the city of Ramadi in Iraq.

French warship replica sets sail for America

CBS World News - Sun, 05/24/2015 - 1:55pm
A newly-launched replica of the 18th century French frigate Hermione is now in the mid-Atlantic, ploughing her way toward the U.S. East Coast. She's retracing the voyage made in 1780 by the original Hermione, whose mission was crucial to the American Revolution. Mark Phillips reports.

The 35th anniversary of Pac-Man

CBS World News - Sun, 05/24/2015 - 1:00pm
Hundreds of Pac-Man fans in Japan, dressed in yellow, marked the 35th anniversary of the video game. Charles Osgood reports.

Ireland becomes first to vote for same-sex marriage

CBS World News - Sun, 05/24/2015 - 12:32pm
When votes in an Irish constitutional referendum were tallied up, same-sex supporters learned they had won in a landslide. As Charlie D'Agata reports, it's being called a "social revolution."

Putin gets power to rid Russia of "undesirables"

CBS World News - Sun, 05/24/2015 - 11:49am
Rights groups slam latest effort in what they say is "ongoing draconian crackdown which is squeezing the life out of civil society"

Sweden wins Eurovision Song Contest while Russia is booed

CBS World News - Sun, 05/24/2015 - 11:11am
The 60th continent-wide contest finale between Russian star and Swedish crooner was close, but world politics may have influenced outcome

Ireland votes to legalize same-sex marriage

CBS World News - Sun, 05/24/2015 - 12:10am
Ireland is the first country in the world to pass a constitutional referendum allowing same-sex marriage. As Charlie D'Agata reports, homosexuality was illegal there just 23 years ago.

Slain Salvadoran archbishop on path to sainthood

CBS World News - Sun, 05/24/2015 - 12:02am
Around 250,000 Catholics turned out in El Salvador for the ceremonial first step of Archbishop Oscar Romero's path to sainthood. As Allen Pizzey reports, this is something that would have been considered unlikely when Romero was gunned down celebrating Mass 35 years ago.

Bridging the DMZ: Women's peace march aims to heal Korean rifts

CBS World News - Sat, 05/23/2015 - 8:13pm
U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki-moon lends support to march between North and South Korea by women from around the world

Resounding result in Ireland's vote on same-sex marriage

CBS World News - Sat, 05/23/2015 - 12:37pm
Leaders on both sides of referendum say there's a clear winner even as official ballot counting continues

Concerns after ISIS takes over Palmyra

CBS World News - Sat, 05/23/2015 - 10:56am
Thousands have fled the ancient city of Palmyra in Syria since the extremist group pushed Syria Army forces out of the city, and now the irreplaceable historic treasure of Palmyra may be lost. Clarissa Ward reports.

ISIS control of Palmyra threatens city's artifacts

CBS World News - Fri, 05/22/2015 - 10:48pm
ISIS has sealed off the ancient city of Palmyra in Syria. The city contains precious artifacts, thousands of years old, that are worth millions of dollars. Clarissa Ward reports on how the terror group may seek to profit from its new victory.

Dozens reported killed in shootout in Mexico cartel stronghold

CBS World News - Fri, 05/22/2015 - 7:41pm
Gunbattle between police and criminal suspects happened in area dominated by Jalisco New Generation drug cartel

​Lessons from the Battle of Waterloo

CBS World News - Fri, 05/22/2015 - 7:11pm
Historian Bernard Cornwell on what the decisive 19th century battle teaches us about war and its effects

How ISIS may use its control of Palmyra for funding

CBS World News - Fri, 05/22/2015 - 7:05pm
Smuggling of city's ancient artifacts could yield group millions of dollars

Hong Kong billionaires lost billions as stocks plunged

CBS World News - Fri, 05/22/2015 - 6:46pm
Two of China's richest people lost billions of dollars as their stocks plunged on the Hang Seng Index. CBS News foreign correspondent Seth Doane joins CBSN with the details.

Russia seeks release of alleged soldiers from Ukraine

CBS World News - Fri, 05/22/2015 - 5:36pm
Putin spokesman says Russia "is taking all necessary measures" to free men from captivity

UK teen's bid to become jihadi bride in Syria foiled by reporter

CBS World News - Fri, 05/22/2015 - 5:21pm
Daily Mail reporter posed as teen girl wishing to travel with 16-year-old whose older sister is allegedly a recruiter for ISIS

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