Same-sex couples will soon be able to walk down the aisle in the Emerald Isle. Ireland became the first country in the world to legalize same-sex marriage through a popular vote on Saturday -- and what a popular vote "yes" was in the landmark referendum that will change the nation's constitution.
With votes tallied from nearly all of Ireland's 43 parliamentary constituencies, the measure will sail through with more than 60% of voters approving, according to official results.
Roscommon-South Leitrim, a rural section in the middle of the country, was the lone constituency not to approve the measure.
More than 1.8 million Irish voters participated in the election, about 60% percent of the total electorate in the majority Catholic nation...