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'Better Together' supporters celebrate the result of the Scottish referendum on independence at the count centre for the Scottish referendum at Ingleston Hall on September 19, 2014 in Edinburgh, Scotland.  (Photo by Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images)

Scots Reject Independence In Historic Vote

Scottish voters have rejected independence and decided that Scotland will remain part of the United Kingdom.

09/19/2014

After many months of campaigning the people of Scotland today head to the polls to decide the fate of their country. The referendum is too close to call but a Yes vote would see the break-up of the United Kingdom and Scotland would stand as an independent country for the first time since the formation of the Union.  (Photo by Matt Cardy/Getty Images)

New Yorkers Watch Closely As Scots Vote To Remain In U.K.

Voters in Scotland on Thursday decided against a proposal to become a separate nation, choosing to remain in the United Kingdom.

09/18/2014

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Memorial Held To Mark 25th Anniversary Of Lockerbie Bombing

Saturday marked the 25th anniversary of the bombing of Pan Am Flight 103 over Lockerbie, Scotland. Two hundred and seventy people were killed in the terror attack.

12/21/2013

Members of the public visit the Lockerbie memorial in Lockerbie, Scotland. (Photo by Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images)

Investigation Continues 25 Years After Lockerbie Bombing

On December 21, 1988, the 747 bound from London Heathrow to JFK Airport exploded and fell out of the sky over Lockerbie, Scotland.

12/20/2013

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Scottish Americans Head To Midtown For Tartan Day Parade

Scottish heritage and pride were on display Saturday at the 15th annual New York Tartan Day Parade.

04/06/2013

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‘Power Of Words’ Video Creator Has Advice For New Yorkers

Andrea Gardner has written a book called “The Power of Words” and she also put out a video on YouTube that has over 14.5 million hits to date.

08/08/2012

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Man Convicted Of Bombing Pan-Am Flight 103 Dies At Home

A New Jersey woman whose daughter was killed in the 1988 Lockerbie bombing says the death of the only person ever convicted in the case should not be used as an excuse to end any ongoing investigations into who planned and carried out the blast.

05/20/2012

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Tynes Hated Football, Preferred Soccer As Youth

The native of Scotland preferred soccer when he was growing up in Florida, which was the latest stop for his military family. A lot of his friends spent their time tugging on helmets and lacing up shoulder pads, but he didn’t want anything to do with it.

WFAN–02/04/2012

The wreckage of PanAm 103 is seen in Lockerbie, Scotland - Dec 22, 1988 (credit: LETKEY/AFP/Getty Images)

For Many, Gadhafi’s Death Changes Meaning Of PanAm 103 Anniversary

The feeling of loss the might not be different 23 years after the crash of PanAm 103, but just about everything else is.

12/21/2011

FILE - In this Saturday, June 12, 2010 file photo, Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi talks during a ceremony to mark the 40th anniversary of the evacuation of the American military bases in the country, in Tripoli, Libya. (AP Photo/ Abdel Magid Al Fergany, File)

Tri-State, Nation Reacts To Death Of Libyan Leader Moammar Gadhafi

Officials say Moammar Gadhafi, who ruled Libya for more than four decades, was captured and killed Thursday after his hometown of Sirte fell to revolutionary forces.

10/20/2011