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58 min ago | The Republic

Debaters hope to sway undecided in Scotland vote

Scotland's long debate over whether the country should become independent has proved a bonanza for printers of bumper stickers, posters, balloons and even umbrellas.

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58 min ago | KHGI

Debaters hope to sway undecided in Scotland vote

An Oklahoma City police officer arrested on charges of serial sexual assault preyed on women in the rundown neighborhoods he was assigned to patrol - picking some up off the street, pulling others over at traffic... An Oklahoma City police officer arrested on charges of serial sexual assault preyed on women in the rundown neighborhoods he was ... (more)

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, Tyne and Wear County, England, United Kingdom, Central County, Scotland,

3 hrs ago | Buteman Today

Bute councillors to get more control over parking issues

Councillors on Bute are to be given more control over local parking issues following the adoption of a draft parking policy for Argyll and Bute.

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7 hrs ago | National Public Radio

Scotland's Independence Vote And The Fate Of Britain's Nuclear Subs

A trident submarine makes it's way out from Faslane naval base in 2009. Scotland votes on whether it wants independence next month, raising questions about the future of Britain's naval base, including its nuclear subs.

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Fri Aug 22, 2014

Sunday Herald

Life on a houseboat

Down at the Auchinstarry Marina, near Kilsyth, Iain Withers and his girlfriend Sarah Wakeford have just finished breakfast aboard the narrowboat Marback Pheonix.

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BBC News

Rewards offered to stop metal thefts

One of Scotland's largest power firms has set aside A 20,000 to offer rewards for information which lead to metal thieves being caught.

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The Daily Record

New West of Scotland Autism and Aspergers Centre is unveiled

Vale of Leven Autism and Aspergers Forum members extend aim to share their experiences and resources with mums and dads in the wider community A determined Alexandria support group celebrated a new beginning at the grand opening of their unique centre earlier this month.

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BBC News

Three men facing trial for murder

Three men are to stand trial charged with the murder of a 22-year-old man who died in North Ayrshire.

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BBC News

Police trace missing sex offender

Mark King, 42, was required by law to check in with officers but had not been seen since 14 July.

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BBC News

Men cleared of 'fancy dress' rape

Scott Robertson, 25, from Howwood, and Gary McDougall, 25, originally from Linwood, who now lives in Australia, denied carrying out the attack near Moss Road, Linwood, on 29 October 2006.

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Newsday

Seven arrested in abuse crackdown

A boy, aged 13, was among those caught following Operation Wolf. He has been referred to the Children's Reporter in connection with a sex attack.

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Related Topix: Lothian County, Scotland, World News, United Kingdom, Central County, Scotland,

BBC News

McColl in bid to save bust shipyard

One of Scotland's richest men is among the bidders for Ferguson Shipbuilders in Port Glasgow which went into administration last week.

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Sunday Herald

McColl launches bid to save shipyard and revive Clyde

JIM McColl, one of Scotland's richest men, has tabled a bid to rescue collapsed Clyde shipbuilder Ferguson and aims to return the yard to its former glory by creating hundreds of jobs.

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

Newsday

D-Day for stricken shipyard offers

Prospective buyers for the financially-stricken Ferguson Shipbuilder in Port Glasgow have until 17:00 to submit offers to joint administrators.

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BBC News

Councils bar campaigns from schools

The official referendum campaigns are being barred from the majority of schools in Scotland ahead of polling day, BBC research has found.

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Related Topix: Shetland Islands County, Scotland, Eilean Siar County, Scotland, Adolescents and Pre-Teens, Family

Brandon Sun

'Outlander' TV series based on Gabaldon novels explores Scotland past and present

Diana Gabaldon arrives at the premiere for the STARZ original series "Outlander" during San Diego Comic-Con on Friday, July 25, 2014 in San Diego.

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Related Topix: Vocal, Diana Gabaldon, Central County, Scotland, World News, United Kingdom, Santa Fe, NM, Arizona State University

Newsday

Driver admits causing friend's death

Lee Hamilton, 23, lost control of his Peugeot 106 and hit a wall resulting in the death of his passenger, Kristoffer Brister, 19, on November 30 last year A speeding drink driver has admitted killing a teenager in a crash after spending hours downing pints and shots at a wedding reception in Fife.

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This is Oxfordshire

an Airman who played a key role in modernising Raf Brize Norton's air capabilities has died aged 54.

Flight Lieutenant Ken McCredie, most recently of 99 Squadron, racked up 11,000 flying hours, piloted nine types of aircraft and served at 14 Royal Air Force bases.

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Forfar Today

Top award for Greig at graduation

Greig Baxter , son of Duncan and Diann Baxter, Prior Road, Forfar, graduated with a BA in Musical Theatre from The Royal Conservatoire of Scotland in Glasgow where he won the top award for Musical Theatre.

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The Daily Record

Armed police officers storm family home after toddler tells nursery...

WORRIED staff at West Johnstone Learning Centre called police, who sent more than half-a-dozen cars - as well as a dog unit, to a flat in the Renfrewshire town.

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