Here’s a brief look at some of the top news stories around the world for May 22, 2015.
Ireland votes on gay marriage
A historic vote in Ireland, as more than 3 million people could head to the polls to decide whether the country should legalize gay marriage. It's the first country to ask voters directly with a referendum. Results will be announced Saturday.
[Read more from The Guardian]
First round of Clinton emails released
The State Department released about 300 of Hillary Clinton's emails Friday, the first batch of many expected to come.
[Read more from CNN]
Eiffel Tower closed after staff walkout
One of the world's most iconic landmarks, the Eiffel Tower in Paris, was shut down for six hours Friday after workers there walked off. The reason? They say pickpocket gangs are becoming threatening, and want more help from management.
[Read more from the BBC]
Netflix releases 'Wet Hot American Summer' series photos
Streaming giant Netflix released the first cast images of its new original series "Wet Hot American Summer," starring Amy Poehler, Bradley Cooper, Paul Rudd, Elizabeth Banks, Jon Hamm and others. It's a prequel to the 2001 movie of the same name.
[Read more from AV Club]