An untold number of those votes were cast by young Irish women now living overseas, like Ciara Coogan, who travelled home from where she works in France to participate. The size of the win exceeded expectations and will make it much easier for Irish women to obtain abortions legally for the first time. "No more isolation. The burden of shame is gone".
For many, the trip was a symbolic one, given the number of Irish women who have traditionally had to fly to the United Kingdom to access abortion services.
Mr Little said while Ireland's circumstances were quite different - the result of its referendum did indicate attitudes and values towards abortion were changing.
"It was weird, nearly perverse that we were now a middle-class family", he said. This is Ireland's second chance to treat everyone equally and with compassion and respect.
By the time her life was at risk, it was too late to save her with a termination.
Ireland voted by a roughly two-to-one margin Friday to end a constitutional ban on abortion, and parliament is expected to approve a more liberal set of laws governing the termination of pregnancies.
In a post on Twitter, Mrs May said: "The Irish Referendum yesterday was an impressive show of democracy which delivered a clear and unambiguous result".
John McGuirk, communications director at Save the 8th, an antiabortion group, said the vote was "a tragedy of historic proportions". "This is about women taking their rightful place in Irish society, finally".
"These women in Northern Ireland, often very vulnerable, being forced to leave their homes and their loved ones and their country to get this kind of treatment, that really has gone on long enough", she told BBC Radio 4's Today programme.
Houston Rockets: 3 takeaways from Game 5 vs. Warriors Kevin Durant scored 29 points for the Warriors, who lost in Game 5 of a playoff series for just the second time since 2015. It came with significant cost, however, as point guard Chris Paul suffered a right hamstring injury in the final minute.
Away from the footwear controversy, the screening attended by Kristen Stewart proved to be a success story at Cannes . The film, by Spike Lee , stars Corey Hawkins and Topher Grace and takes on the checkered history of the Ku Klux Klan.
Brayden Point of the Lightning deflated those fans 5 minutes, 32 seconds later with his sixth goal of the playoffs. Lightning coach Jon Cooper said Tuesday that the team would not make any lineup changes for Game 3.
Mainstream opposition called for a boycott and turnout was 46 percent compared with 80 percent in 2013's presidential election . He said , "They must leave the country in 48 hours in protest and in defense of the dignity of the Venezuelan homeland...
A man was arrested early Friday morning after exchanging fire with policy in the lobby of the Trump National Doral Miami resort. The president's son, Eric Trump , took to Twitter to thank the police for quickly taking down the threat.
The Orange County Sheriff's Office, the FBI and the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosions continued to investigate. Orange County first responders investigate the scene of an explosion in Aliso Viejo, Calif., on Tuesday, May 15, 2018.
The Brookfield Police Department said on its Facebook page that First Selectman Steve Dunn had "declared a town disaster". The storms were blamed for the deaths of two people whose vehicles were hit by trees in New Fairfield and Danbury.
He scored the Cavs' opening basket and never looked back, finishing with 46 points, 11 rebounds, nine assists and three steals. Overall, the Cavs shot 47.1 percent from the field, including 39.1 percent from beyond the arc.
Morgan Securities plc is acting as sole financial adviser to iZettle, while Gernandt & Danielsson is acting as its legal adviser. The company is expected to process payments worth $ 6 billion in 2018 and generate $ 165 million in gross revenue.
Proper record-keeping is rare on the many ferries that work the Godavari, making it hard to know how many people were on the boat. But boat accidents are also common in India for other reasons mainly overcrowding, poor maintenance and lax safety.
Kenya: Liverpool out to topple Real | The Standard - Kenya
Knowing Liverpool as a club, the people I had spoken to about Liverpool also, I knew Liverpool belongs to the Champions League. The three-time Champions League victor was asked during the pre-game news conference whether he would like to answer Klopp.
Rocks Blasted Out of Fissure From Hawaii's Kilauea Volcano
Mount Pinatubo last erupted in 1991, killing more than 350 people in what became the second-largest eruption of the 20th century. Helens last rumbled to life in 2008, but a massive eruption in 1980 killed 57 people and blew ash over a dozen states.
Nadal, Djokovic romp into Rome quarter-finals
Edmund next faces ninth seed David Goffin, who was leading 6-2 4-5 when Juan Martin del Potro retired because of a groin injury. Serving at 3-5 to stay in the set, Shapovalov fell behind 0-30 when Nadal hammered a return of first serve for a victor .
Net Neutrality Rules 'Heavy-Handed,' McConnell Argues
Chairman Wheeler's Net Neutrality is, in a nutshell, zero-price wholesale rate regulation without due process . Net neutrality supporters note that 15 Republicans crossed the aisle in March 2017 on another internet issue.