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Scottish voters have rejected independence, results show

Friday, 19 September 2014.

EDINBURGH: Scottish voters have rejected independence, results showed on Friday.

Huge turnout seen in Scotland’s independence vote

Friday, 19 September 2014.

EDINBURGH, Scotland (AP) — From the capital of Edinburgh to the far-flung Shetland Islands, Scots embraced a historic moment — and the rest of the United Kingdom held its breath — after voters turned out in unprecedented numbers for an independence referendum that could end the country’s 307-year un

Six children dead in US shooting: Police

Friday, 19 September 2014.

MIAMI: A man killed his daughter and six grandchildren in a mass shooting at a house in the US state of Florida on Thursday, police said.

British hostage appears in new video

Friday, 19 September 2014.

BEIRUT : The Islamic State group on Thursday released a video showing a British journalist who says he is a prisoner of the extremists.

Libya MPs reject govt lineup, want crisis team

Thursday, 18 September 2014.

BENGHAZI, Libya: Libya’s parliament rejected Prime Minister Abdullah al-Thani’s proposed 18-member cabinet Thursday, calling for a slimline “crisis” team of not more than 10 ministers, a deputy said.

Flags and tartan in Scottish independence leader’s home village

Thursday, 18 September 2014.

STRICHEN, United Kingdom: Flag-waving schoolchildren and tartan caps greeted Scotland’s First Minister Alex Salmond on Thursday as he voted in the remote farming village he calls home – where the man who could be the father of independence is just “a nice bloke.”

Apple’s new encryption to lock out government

Thursday, 18 September 2014.

WASHINGTON: Apple unveiled new policies that block its access to user’s mobile devices, even with a warrant, the tech giant revealed late Wednesday.

Four die as flash flood sweeps through French campsite

Thursday, 18 September 2014.

LAMALOU-LES-BAINS, France: Four people died when storms turned a peaceful river that bordered their camping site in southern France into a raging torrent that swept them away, local authorities said Thursday.

43 accused of running cybersex ring in Philippines

Thursday, 18 September 2014.

MANILA, Philippines: Philippine authorities arrested 43 suspected members of a syndicate that runs a lucrative online cybersex operation catering to clients worldwide, officials said Thursday.

Libya ex-air force chief murdered in Benghazi

Thursday, 18 September 2014.

BENGHAZI, Libya: A former Libyan air force chief was shot dead overnight in the country’s violence-ridden second city of Benghazi, medical and army sources said on Thursday.