Scottish referendum vote will be 'decisive' for Europe, Hollande says
In photos: Passion and pragmatism as Scotland votesAfter months of speeches, heated debates, and passionate pleas from politicians, celebrities and sports stars, the waiting is finally over.
Australian police arrest 15 in massive anti-terror raidsHuge counterterrorism raids in Sydney on Thursday were sparked by security intelligence that the Islamic State movement was planning a random, violent attack in Australia as a demo...
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Pranksters set up checkpoint on England-Scotland borderOn Thursday, a referendum will be held to decide whether Scotland should become independent from the United Kingdom. Some people, however, decided not to wait for the results: earl...
Combative independence icon Salmond divides Scottish 'Yes' campAt 6pm on a mild evening in the small town of Linlithgow, just outside of Edinburgh, the streets are quiet, most of the shops are already closed and the only signs of life are from...
French MSF volunteer contracts Ebola in LiberiaA French volunteer working for Médecins Sans Frontières (Doctors Without Borders) in Liberia has contracted the Ebola virus, the medical charity said in a statement on Wednesday.
Air France pilots' strike enters fourth dayA pilots' strike at Air France stretched into its fourth day on Thursday, with the two sides still at odds in a dispute over cost cuts that has forced the airline to cancel ne...
Dramatic British headlines greet Scotland’s ‘D-Day’Britain's newspapers declared Thursday a "day of destiny" in dramatic front pages streaked with blue, white and red as Scotland votes on whether to split from the Un...
US tech entrepreneur buys prestigious French vineyardSilicon Valley high-flyer Michael Baum has bought one of Burgundy’s most prestigious vineyards - Chateau de Pommard – management at the estate said Wednesday, the latest foreigner...
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