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Ireland ends abortion ban as 'quiet revolution' transforms country5/27/2018 4:04:29 AMDUBLIN - Ireland's prime minister on Saturday hailed the culmination of "a quiet revolution" in what was once one of Europe's most socially conservative countries after a landslide referendum vote to liberalize highly restrictive laws on abortion.Leaders of two Koreas hold surprise meeting as Trump revives summit hopes5/27/2018 5:24:34 AMSEOUL/WASHINGTON - South Korean President Moon Jae-in and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un held a surprise meeting on Saturday in an effort to ensure that a high-stakes summit between Kim and U.S. President Donald Trump takes place successfully.Storm Alberto: Florida and Mississippi declare states of emergency5/27/2018 4:24:40 AM - Florida and Mississippi on Saturday declared states of emergency as Subtropical Storm Alberto moves north toward the U.S. Gulf Coast, threatening to bring heavy rainfall and flooding by Monday.Suspect wounds teacher, fellow student in 23rd school shooting in 20185/26/2018 1:14:06 PM - Indiana authorities on Saturday were yet to charge and identify the student who they say was responsible for wounding a teacher and student at a middle school in what media is reporting as the 23rd shooting on a United States campus in 2018.U.S. missionary Josh Holt home after two years behind bars in Venezuela5/27/2018 5:13:52 AMWASHINGTON/CARACAS - American missionary Josh Holt, held by Venezuela without trial on weapons charges since 2016, returned home with his wife on Saturday after the South American country's socialist government unexpectedly released him.String of Hawaii volcano explosions shoot ash to 11,000 feet5/27/2018 4:56:10 AMHONOLULU - A series of summit explosions on Saturday from Hawaii's Kilauea Volcano spewed ash up to 11,000 feet (3,353 m) and dusted the grey powdered rock on communities to the southwest, the Hawaiian Volcano Observatory said.Oil output could return to October 2016 level, says Russia's Novak5/26/2018 10:52:48 PMMOSCOW - A return to the oil production levels that were in place in October 2016, baseline for the current deal to cut output, is one of the options for easing curbs, Russia's energy minister said on Saturday.Alan Bean, moon-walking U.S. astronaut turned painter, dies in Houston5/27/2018 2:54:45 AM - American astronaut Alan Bean, who walked on the moon in 1969 during the Apollo 12 mission and commanded a crew on the Skylab space station in 1973 before giving up his career to become a full-time painter, died in Houston on Saturday, officials said.U.S. warns Syria of 'firm' measures for ceasefire violations5/26/2018 12:53:33 PMWASHINGTON - The United States warned Syria on Friday it would take "firm and appropriate measures" in response to ceasefire violations, saying it was concerned about reports of an impending military operation in a de-escalation zone in the country's southwest.Trump metals tariffs make Granite City great again, but at what cost?5/26/2018 12:58:57 PMGRANITE CITY, Ill. - After Donald Trump was elected president in 2016 on a pledge to "Make America Great Again" and revive the country's old industrial heartland, Dave Chrusciel hoped someday to return to his previous job at the steel mill here in this southern corner of Illinois.