The amendment to the country's adoption law is seen as the final step toward full equality for gays and lesbians in Ireland.
Same-sex couples can now raise children in all 50 states.
In his much-anticipated document on marriage, family, and sexuality, the pope doesn't move an inch on same-sex relationships or other LGBT issues.
Same-sex couples are now welcome to adopt in Mississippi, a federal judge rules.
The nation's high court reversed a homophobic ruling in Alabama.
The Socialist majority in Parliament will try to override President Anibal Cavaco Silva's veto.
The couple had cared for the baby for a month before finding out she is not their child.