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Polls show a race too close to call as Scots wait for the results of a referendum that would give their country independence from Great Britain. (Photo by Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images)

Vote Counting Begins For Scottish Independence Referendum

97 percent of eligible voters registered for the historic election that could spell the end of Scotland’s 307-year union with England, Wales and Northern Ireland.


British Prime Minister David Cameron and President Barack Obama speak with school kids during their visit to Mount Pleasant Primary School in Newport, South Wales, on Sept. 4, 2014, prior to attending the NATO summit. (credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

Obama, Cameron Joint Editorial: Our Nations Will ‘Not Be Cowed’ By ISIS

Faced with a mounting militant threat in the Middle East, President Barack Obama and British Prime Minister David Cameron declared Thursday that their nations will “not be cowed” by extremists who have killed two American journalists.


British Home Secretary Theresa May speaks at the "Girl Summit 2014" in Walworth Academy on July 22, 2014 in London, England. (credit: Oli Scarff/Getty Images)

Britain Raises Terror Threat To Severe, Attack ‘Highly Likely’

Britain’s home secretary says the country’s terror threat level has been raised from substantial to severe.


49-foot sailboat Blue Pearl sank in the Atlantic about 900 miles northeast of Bermuda after enduring two days of being battered in a storm. (Allison Joyce/Getty Images)

Coast Guard Coordinates Rescue Of 3 People And A Dog

49-foot sailboat Blue Pearl sank in the Atlantic about 900 miles northeast of Bermuda after enduring two days of being battered in a storm.


File photo of Sen. Dianne Feinstein, chairman of the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Feinstein Says ‘UK Makes A Difference’ Hours Before They Vote Against Syria Attack

Sen. Dianne Feinstein stated that the support and participation of the United Kingdom would make a difference to the administration of President Barack Obama as he continues to contemplate a military strike against Syria in retaliation for alleged chemical attacks. She made the comments hours before British parliament voted against military action in Syria late Thursday, leaving only the United States and France as the core of any coalition for action.


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Mother’s Day Celebrations From Around The World

Ever wanted to know how and when Mother’s Day is celebrated around the world? We take a look at the annual traditions of five countries to find out.


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Best Places To Celebrate The Royal Nuptials

Admit it – you’re obsessed with the Royal Couple! You’re not alone!! Get out on the town to celebrate with these great local venues.