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  • Scotland opts to stay with Britain

    Scotland opts to stay with Britain
    Voters in Scotland have rejected independence from Britain, opting to preserve a more than 300-year-old union in a referendum Thursday that sent shock waves through Europe and opened the door to continuing political tumult in Britain.
  • Scots vote shows pitfalls, opportunities for EU referendum

    PARIS/BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Scotland's vote against independence offers lessons for British politicians and their European partners faced with a referendum on whether to stay in the EU which Prime Minister David Cameron has promised for 2017. The fact...

    Scots spurn independence in historic vote, nationalist leader resigns

    Scots spurn independence in historic vote, nationalist leader resigns
    EDINBURGH (Reuters) - Scotland spurned independence in a historic referendum on Thursday, 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...

    Queen says sure Scots will come together after referendum divisions

    LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's Queen Elizabeth said on Friday she was sure Scots will be able to come together in a spirit of mutual respect after the divisions of their independence referendum. "For many in Scotland and elsewhere today, there will be...

    Scottish independence leader resigns after losing referendum

    Scottish independence leader resigns after losing referendum
    In the first major repercussion of Scotland's vote to remain part of the United Kingdom, independence leader Alex Salmond announced his resignation Friday as Scotland's first minister, the head of its government, although he insisted that "the campaign...