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Scottish referendum: Deal or no deal? Counting begins as polls close

Scottish referendum: Deal or no deal? Counting begins as polls close

September 19, 2014

EDINBURGH, Sept 19 — Vote counting began today in an epic independence referendum that could break up the centuries-old United Kingdom and create Europe’s newest state since the collapse of Yugoslavia. After months when it looked like the independence camp could not win, a surge in support in the final two weeks has left pollsters warning the outcome is too close to call. “I felt different today than most of the previous votes. I might be making a difference and my vote counts,”... Read more

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In the week ahead of a historic referendum on Scottish independence, campaigners from both sides took to the streets to sway the vote, which could break a three-century-old union. — New York Times Read More