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8 hrs ago | Online Scene

Scottish Referendum: The Myths Debunked

On 18th September, all British, EU and Commonwealth citizens over the age of 16, residing in Scotland will vote Yes or N There are a lot of rumours floating around about what will happen if Scotland votes yes.

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16 hrs ago | Silicon Alley Insider

The 10 Most Important Things In The World Right Now

A flag flies over the former headquarters and registered office of the Royal Bank of Scotland in Edinburgh, Scotland March 29, 2012.

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Thu Jul 31, 2014

Gawker

One-Legged Drunk Lady Attacks Flight Attendants With Prosthetic

On a flight from Enfindha, Tunisia to Edinburgh, Scotland last night, a drunk woman, apparently angry that flight crew members wouldn't give her cigarettes and/or a parachute, allegedly took off her prosthetic leg and attacked flight attendants with it.

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Related Topix: Europe, Lothian County, Scotland, World News, United Kingdom

Food Industry

Meat industry to benefit from research project

A new research project could help protect the meat industry against the threat of climate change and food security, according to the University of Edinburgh.

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Related Topix: Lothian County, Scotland, United Kingdom, Agriculture, Science, Genetics, Medicine

Rock Hill Herald

Were you there at James Brown's Rock Hill concert in 1979?

In this July 6, 2005 file photo, James Brown performs on stage during the Live 8 concert at Murrayfield Stadium in Edinburgh, Scotland.

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Scotsman.com

Lost Edinburgh: The Physic Garden

MOST think of the capital's Royal Botanic Garden as a very Victorian creation. In fact the city's passion for horticulture goes back a lot further than that.

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Related Topix: Home Gardening, Home, Lothian County, Scotland, World News, United Kingdom,

Wed Jul 30, 2014

The Austin Chronicle

Edinburgh Festival Fringe

When Ellen Bartel travels to Edinburgh, Scotland, to perform during the Edinburgh Festival Fringe, she'll do so as a Creative Ambassador for the city of Austin.

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Related Topix: Lothian County, Scotland, World News, United Kingdom, Austin, TX, Texas State University

Deming Headlight

Talking Pictures: The dark side of Europe's '90s scene unveiled in 'Trainspotting'

Some films are derivative works based on other materials. Referred to as film adaptations, these works can be based on stage plays, graphic novels, news articles, etc.

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Related Topix: Comedy Movies, Crime Movies, Trainspotting, Drama Movies, Horror Movies, The Shining, Lolita, Thriller, A Clockwork Orange, Science Fiction Movies, Lothian County, Scotland, World News, United Kingdom, Shallow Grave

Sunday Herald

Israeli show at Edinburgh Fringe in jeopardy after venue cancels booking

An Edinburgh Fringe Festival show supported by the Israeli government is facing an uncertain future after the venue cancelled its booking.

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Related Topix: Lothian County, Scotland, World News, United Kingdom, Israel, Middle East,

CNN

Holyrood Abbey Ruins

My favorite travel photo from my trip to Europe in 2010 was one I snapped during a visit to the Holyrood Abbey Ruins in Edinburgh, Scotland.

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Midlothian Today

Police link Midlothian incidents to other break-ins

At around 2.50am on Tuesday, July 29, there was a report of a break-in at the Dalkeith Rugby Club.

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Sunday Herald

9000 at castle will recall start of First World War

A MEMORIAL service to mark the centenary of the outbreak of the First World War will be the first of its kind in Scotland's history, organisers say.

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

BBC News

Wartime trench discovered at school

Ground investigations are to be carried out at a Moray primary school after aerial imagery emerged of a wartime trench on the playing fields.

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Scotsman.com

George Kerevan: No way are we a nation of quitters

Will you quit Scotland if the referendum vote on 18 September does not go the way you want it to? Certainly, I've "had the conversation" with quite a few folk over the past two years, so the subject is clearly under discussion, if only after a few drams.

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Connecticut Post

Starwood Capital Group, a Greenwich-based global private investment firm, has acquired The Roxburghe, a landmark hotel in Edinburgh, Scotland.

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Scotsman.com

Scots breathe new life into historical jet fighter

The Gloster Meteor T7, like the one pictured above, currently on display at the Montrose Air Station Heritage Centre, Angus.

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KRNV-TV Reno

Airport holds send-off for Sage Ridge students performing in Scotland

Northern Nevada's Sage Ridge School leaves Tuesday morning to participate in the prestigious 2014 Fringe Festival in Edinburgh, Scotland.

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Eastlothian Today

Palace date for East Lothian young achievers

Karen Munro, Scott Robertson and Neil Wyllie from Preston Lodge High School and Andrew Munro from Musselburgh Grammar were invited to Holyrood Palace recently to be presented with Duke of Edinburgh Gold Awards.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

Sunday Herald

Glasgow passengers 'drink most'

TRAVELLERS on Emirates' Glasgow to Dubai route consume more on-board alcohol than any of the airline's other routes.

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ABC News

Scottish referendum could end 300-year union with England

As Glasgow basks in the glory of a Commonwealth Games that so far has gone off almost without a hitch, the real game in Scotland is arguably still to come.

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