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  1. Brown credited with turning Scot independence tideRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | SFGate

    Former British Prime Minister Gordon Brown and NO campaigner in Scotland's Independence Referendum meets pupils at Kelty Primary school in Kelty Scotland Friday Sept. 19, 2014.

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  2. Ex PM Brown says Britain must honor pledge to grant Scotland powersRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Buenos Aires Herald

    Former British Prime Minister Gordon Brown addresses a rally in Glasgow, Scotland, ahead of the referendum on Scotland''s independence. Former Prime Minister Gordon Brown told British leaders today that they must honor their promise to grant further powers to Scotland after voters backed staying in the United Kingdom in an independence referendum.

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  3. Pope Albania visit showcases Muslim-Christian tiesRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Cybercast News Service

    The one-room, stone church of St. Nicholas has sat on the top of a hill here since the 16th century, destroyed three times and rebuilt in a testament to the Catholic presence in this region that dates to St. Paul. Its latest incarnation, however, is particularly poignant: 15 Muslim families chipped in to help rebuild it in a sign of the remarkable coexistence that exists in Albania between Christians and Muslims.

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  4. EU bloc's relief tinged with nationalism fearRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Buenos Aires Herald

    European Union and NATO officials expressed undisguised relief yesterday at Scotland's clear vote against independence from Britain, but some fretted that the genie of separatism may be out of the bottle in Europe. EU partners had mostly kept quiet in the run-up to Thursday's referendum, lest their fears of a break-up of the United Kingdom leading to contagion elsewhere in Europe be seized upon as interference.

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  5. Scottish teens proud, passionate about votingRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Cybercast News Service

    ... be expected. Many say the Scottish success showed that the voting age ought to be lowered to 16 across Britain and Europe. It happened, in part, because the Scottish National Party expected the youngest voters to back independence heavily. Surveys ...

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  6. Gerry Adams pushes for Irish unity voteRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Buenos Aires Herald

    Sinn Fein president Gerry Adams said Scotland's "inspiring" referendum on independence would accelerate a vote to unite Ireland, a prospect quickly dismissed by Unionists who share power in Northern Ireland. Scotland spurned independence in a historic vote that threatened to rip the United Kingdom apart but an electrifying campaign has emboldened separatist movements across Europe from Catalonia to Flanders.

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  7. Salmond resigns as first ministerRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Buenos Aires Herald

    Scotland spurned independence in a historic referendum yesterday, saving a union dating back over 300 years but ushering in a period of intense bargaining over Prime Minister David Cameron's pre-vote pledges to give Scots more say over their own affairs. A vote for the union is a relief for millions of Britons including Cameron, whose job was on the line, as well as allies across the world who were horrified at the prospect of the United Kingdom's separation.

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  8. Buffer zone agreed on in Ukrainian peace talksRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | KTVN Reno

    ... by representatives of Ukraine, Russia, the Moscow-backed rebels and the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe marks an effort to add substance to a cease-fire agreement that was signed on Sept. 5 but has been frequently broken by ...

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  9. A joint plan between the UK and France will involve bolstering security at the port of CalaisRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Heraldseries.co.uk

    The UK Government will provide A 12 million over three years to help tackle the problem of illegal immigrants at Calais hoping to gain entry to Britain. Home Secretary Theresa May and her French counterpart Bernard Cazeneuve reached a deal which will also see increased co-operation between the two countries' law enforcement agencies. 1 comment

  10. Secessionist movements learn lessons from Scotland voteRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Central Ohio

    Scotland's bid to secede from the United Kingdom may have fallen short, but the failure has not deterred other secessionist movements around the globe. Secessionist leaders from Italy to Spain to Belgium closely analyzed the independence campaign in Scotland and are already breaking down the polling numbers and strategies used there.

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  11. Chapel Park beauty Tamlyn Smith heads to London to represent the North EastRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Chronicle Live

    Stunning Tamlyn Smith will be strutting her stuff on the catwalk at the grand final of a national beauty competition in London Stunning Tamlyn Smith will be strutting her stuff on the catwalk at the grand final of a national beauty competition in London. The 19-year-old has been crowned Miss North East British Empire and will now travel to the capital to represent the region in the UK-wide beauty contest.

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  12. Luis Enrique relishing Suarez impactRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Goal.com

    The Spaniard says his big summer signing has been training exceptionally hard in a bid to be as close to match fitness as possible by the time he returns from a four-month ban Barcelona boss Luis Enrique has admitted he is relishing the prospect of being able to add Luis Suarez to his starting XI once the striker has served his four-month suspension. The Uruguay star arrived at Camp Nou from Liverpool in an 83 million deal over the summer, but is yet to kick a ball for his new club as a result of his outstanding disciplinary problems.

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  13. Gordon Brown: promises will be upheldRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Evening Times

    Promises made to Scotland on further devolution will be upheld, Gordon Brown insisted, as he urged the country to come together after the bitter independence debate and find "unity against the odds". The former prime minister, who has spearheaded an accelerated timetable for Holyrood to get more powers, said he would ensure the commitment given by the leaders of the three main Westminster parties is adhered to.

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  14. Kiev, Pro-Moscow Rebels Agree to Set Buffer Zone to Bolster CeasefireRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Sofia News Agency

    The prime minister of self-proclaimed `Donetsk People`s Republic`, Alexander Zakharchenko , rebel leader of the self-proclaimed `People Republic of Lugansk` Igor Plotnitsky , Russia`s ambassador to Ukraine Mikhail Zurabov , former Ukrainian Pre over the buffer zone except by the OSCE , which has been monitoring implementation of the ceasefire ; and the withdrawal of all foreign fighters and military equipment from Ukrainian territory rebels in the mostly Russian-speaking Donetsk and Luhansk provinces in eastern Ukraine with weapons and more than 1,000 Russian troops.

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  15. German Muslims Turn Out In Force For Nationwide Protest Against Islamic StateRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Switched

    Muslims gather for Friday prayers on the street outside the Mevlana Moschee mosque on a nation-wide action day to protest against the Islamic State on September 19, 2014 in Berlin, Germany. Muslims from more than 2,000 mosques across Germany came out in force on Friday, using their traditional day of prayer to the counter Islamic State propaganda and draw attention to the rising tide of Islamophobia in their own country.

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  16. EU mulls tapping unused rescue funds to boost investment - paperRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Reuters

    ... aims to present a 300 billion euro ($385 billion)investment plan in November without creating new debt to help Europe recover from recession, get people back into jobs and boost growth. With Europe's economy struggling to recover from recession and ...

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  17. UK Leaders Say Referendum Outcome Offers Promise for FutureRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | KABC-AM Los Angeles

    Queen Elizabeth offered praise for the voters of Scotland who declined to vote for Scottish independence on Thursday, calling on all residents of the United Kingdom to "remember...we have in common an enduring love of Scotland." After months of debate, Scottish voters opted not to approve a referendum for independence on Thursday.

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  18. CIA stops spying on friendly nations in W. EuropeRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Athens Banner-Herald

    Stung by the backlash over a German caught selling secrets to the U.S. and the revelations of surveillance by the National Security Agency, the CIA has stopped spying on friendly governments in Western Europe, according to current and former U.S. officials. The pause in decades of espionage was designed to give CIA officers time to examine whether they were being careful enough and to evaluate whether spying on allies is worth running the risk of discovery, said a U.S. official who has been briefed on the situation.

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  19. Watch the birdie: End to End walkers set spotting goalRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Iom Online

    Dora Querido and Sophie Costain are raising money for Manx BirdLife and have been sponsored for how many birds they can record on the walk. Both women work for Manx BirdLife - Dora is the charity's chief operating officer while Sophie is a data assistant.

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  20. Church service of 'unity' to be held in EdinburghRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Scotsman.com

    Scottish independence: A MESSAGE of unity will be delivered to Scotland's political leaders at a special church service three days after the independence referendum. Around 1,000 people, including shadow foreign secretary Douglas Alexander and Scotland's Finance Secretary John Swinney, are expected to attend tomorrow's event at St Giles Cathedral in the heart of Edinburgh.

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