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Scots reject independence in historic vote

Scots reject independence in historic vote

Edinburgh, AP—Scottish voters have resoundingly rejected independence, deciding to remain part of the United Kingdom after a historic referendum that shook the country to its core. The decision prevented a rupture of a 307-year union with England, bringing a huge sigh...
Scottish separatist leader scolds “arrogant” UK

Scottish separatist leader scolds “arrogant” UK

London, Reuters—Separatist leader Alex Salmond insisted on Monday that Scotland would keep the pound if it left the UK and accused British politicians of bluffing by ruling out a currency union in a campaign of fear that would provoke a backlash from Scots. Salmond is...