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Scotland vote coming down to the wire for independenceUSA TODAYLONDON ? The speeches have been made, the analysis papers written and debated, and both sides have stumped their hearts out. Now it's time for Scotland to decide. Voters Thursday will choose whether Scotland continues its union with England that has ...
Will Scotland Vote To Cut The Cord?NPRPeople walking through the city center duck out of the rain into a little stone alcove to talk about the subject on everyone's mind ? Thursday's big vote on whether Scotland will become an independent country. The latest polls show the race is ...
The three main UK party leaders gave a joint promise Tuesday that Scotland will get extra powers if it opts to stay part of the United Kingdom in a landmark vote in two days' time.
Scotland referendum splits families, beer drinkers
In the high-stakes referendum Thursday, everything is political -- even drinking
Scotland took long road to independence vote
EDINBURGH, Scotland (AP) ? On Calton Hill, overlooking Edinburgh, stands Scotland's National Monument. A colonnade of classical stone pillars modeled on the Parthenon in Athens, it's grand, inspiring ? and unfinished, ever since the money to build it ran out two centuries ago.
Scotland Chooses: 10 Factors for Independence Referendum Voters
Here are some of the fault lines in tomorrow?s referendum on Scottish independence.
Scotland will vote in an independence referendum on September 18
Scotland, the northernmost country on the island of Great Britain, is part of the United Kingdom today. But Scottish voters will decide whether Scotland will remain part of the United Kingdom or become ...
'No' narrowly leads as Scotland campaign enters final day
Edinburgh (AFP) - New opinion polls indicated Scotland could narrowly reject independence as the rival campaigns battled into Wednesday, the final day before a historic vote that could split the United Kingdom.
Independent Scotland would struggle to keep pound informally - NIESR
By Andy Bruce LONDON (Reuters) - An independent Scotland would struggle to maintain an informal currency union with the rest of the United Kingdom for more than a year if it walked away from its share of the UK's national debt, a think tank said on Tuesday. Scottish nationalist leader Alex Salmond has said an independent Scotland might refuse to take on its share of the debt if it was not ...
Scotland Independence Vote Raises Specter of 'Ununited' Kingdom
If Scotland Leaves the UK, Reverberations Will be Felt Around the World
Scotland Could Happen. What Would Happen Next?
At the same time, companies including Royal Bank of Scotland Group Plc have said they'll relocate their headquarters, potentially shrinking the corporate landscape. "In the short term, living standards would take a hit and there'd be huge economic fallout from the uncertainty," said Rob Wood, an economist at Berenberg Bank in London and a former Bank of England official. "In the long term there ...
Scotland's banks threaten to leave
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