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3 hrs ago | KRVN-AM Lexington
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7 hrs ago | Daily Echo
On the eve of the once-in-a-generation vote, former Southampton FC defender Jim Steele, who was born in Edinburgh, said it would be "disastrous" for Scotland and the UK if there is a Yes vote. Jim, who made more than 150 appearances for the Saints during the '70s including the 1976 FA Cup final victory, told the Daily Echo he had spoken to fellow Scots and former players Hughie Fisher and Dennis Hollywood, who agreed with his views.
7 hrs ago | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff
With a mixture of raucous argument, romantic nostalgia, economic number-crunching, and hair-raising suspense, millions of Scots are bracing for the vote Thursday. The urgency in the air is palpable.
9 hrs ago | Motherwell Today
A Scottish Fire and Rescue Service spokesman said the first firefighters arrived at the scene within five minutes of being alerted around 11.15pm. Two crews from Motherwell were joined by one from Coatbridge.
9 hrs ago | CNN
On September 18, Scotland could become independent from the UK. Click through the gallery to see all the stunning castles, views, lochs, cities and historical sites Britain would lose if the referendum passes.
'Yes' supporters gather at a rally outside the BBC in Glasgow, Scotland, on Sunday.The referendum on Scottish independence will take place on Sept. 18, when Scotland will vote whether or not to end the 307-year-old union with the rest of the United Kingdom.
If Scotland votes to separate from the United Kingdom on Thursday, could nationalists have a lucky lottery ticket to thank? Three years ago, Colin Weir, a former television cameraman, and his wife, Christine, a former psychiatric nurse, were enjoying a night watching CSI on the telly. Before going to bed, Christine decided to check their lottery ticket numbers.
Scots are voting Thursday on whether to secede from the United Kingdom, a decision that would grant Scotland independence but separate it from the rest of Great Britain, which also includes England and Wales. If that happens, Britain will no longer be able to claim great Scottish actors, foods and landmarks as its own.
A leading scientist who admitted causing a car crash which killed a retired headmaster has been sentenced to community service. St Andrews University academic Nathan Bailey, 34, admitted responsibility for the crash on the M9 that claimed the life of Ronald Highcock.
Four men have appeared at the High Court in Glasgow charged with attempting to murder two former leaders of the Ulster Defence Association. Anton Duffy, Martin Hughes, Paul Sands and John Gorman are alleged to have planned to kill Johnny "Mad Dog" Adair and Sam McCrory.
Independence would bring either a "golden opportunity" or "separation and risk" rival campaigners will argue with just 48 hours until voters go to the polls to decide Scotland's future. Deputy First Minister Nicola Sturgeon will call on Scots to seize the "amazing chance" offered by a Yes vote while Labour leader Ed Miliband will deliver the message that backing No "will be a vote for change".
The 51-year-old was walking her dog on Sanderson Avenue when she was bitten by a brown and white mongrel. The 51-year-old woman was walking her dog on a footpath on Irvine's Sanderson Avenue when a mongrel dog attacked her on Saturday, September 6 at around 4.20pm.
Data obtained from British Transport Police by the News using freedom of information laws has revealed the tragic number of fatalities. In 2011/12 there were five deaths listed by the BTP in the Cambridge area including two in Bottisham Road, one in the city, one at Holme Lodge and another near Huntingdon.
A company has been fined A 200,000 over the death of a worker who was thrown from a cherry-picker in East Ayrshire. The 47-year-old was carrying out maintenance work on the Annick Water Viaduct, Stewarton, on 13 April 2010, when the raised platform overturned.
The Queen urges Scots to 'think carefully about the future' before they vote on Scotland's independence, as polls show the vote split down the middle. Katie Sargent reports.
A shop worker has been injured after being attacked by a masked man during an armed robbery at a Tesco Express store in Airdrie, North Lanarkshire. The shop, in the town's High Street, was targeted by two men wearing ski masks at about 23:20 on Sunday.
In this image taken Tuesday Sept. 9, 2014 six month old Caitlin Tierney chews a YES banner is held by her mother Emma Connell as Scottish First Minister Alex Salmond meets with Scots and other European citizens to celebrate European citizenship and "Scotland's continued EU membership with a Yes vote" at Parliament Square in Edinburgh.
Updated: Wed Sep 17, 2014 11:10 am
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