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Miley Cyrus Gets Spanked With Mexican Flag, Local Govt Requests Jail Time and Fine

Mexican officials reportedly want Miley Cyrus prosecuted and fined for disrespecting their national symbol on Mexican Independence Day. Unfortunately your browser does not support IFrames. Miley Cyrus -- Mexican Flag Ass Stunt Triggers...Show More Summary

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Ballots are counted at the Emirates Sports Arena in Glasgow on September 18, 2014, after the polls close in the referendum on Scotland’s independence. The question for voters at Scotland’s more than 5,000 polling stations is ‘Should Scotland be an independent country?’ and they are asked to mark either ‘Yes’ or ‘No’. The result is […]

Miley Cyrus' Risque Performance in Mexico May Cost Her

Miley Cyrus sure has a unique way of celebrating Mexican Independence Day! The "Wrecking Ball" singer is in hot water after performing in Monterrey, Mexico on Tuesday night — aka... Read More > Other Links From Miley Cyrus Paulina Rubio

PHOTOS: Scottish Independence Activists Are Having A Huge Party Right Now

Edinburgh is devolving into a huge party now the vote is over. A lot of people are drinking, a lot. The pro-independence Yes activists have been most visible — this is their issue, their big day. But the result isn't in yet. Early polling looks like the country may have gone for the pro-UK Yes position. Show More Summary

What Can Progressive America Learn From today’s Independence Day Referendum of the Scottish Nation

(Cross posted by author from the Daily Kos) BBC Poll Written by an American expat living in the European Union on the eve of the election referendum on the independence of Scotland and the birth of a new nation. The American media has...Show More Summary

Today's the Day: Scots to Vote For Whether or Not to Secede From the United Kingdom

Today, residents of Scotland are voting about whether or not to end the over 300-year union with England and become an independent nation. Polls...

'The Good Wife' star Alan Cumming favors Scottish independence

Alan Cumming, who plays Eli Gold on CBS' "The Good Wife," has been an American citizen since 2008, but he still has a keen interest in the affairs of his native Scotland. And on the day that Scots are heading to the polls to decide whether the country will leave the United Kingdom, the actor...

What Voting Day Is Like for the Scottish Referendum

One simple question deserves one simple answer. Should Scotland be an independent country? With a miniature sharpened pencil -- the kind you're given at a miniature golf course -- I could put a big "X" to indicate "Yes" or "No." I was at the polling station at 8:30 a.m., an hour and a half after you could begin voting at 7 a.m. Show More Summary

Patient Capital Drives Change In Education

3 hours agoTechnology : TechCrunch

In 2001, Arthur Levine, then president of Columbia University Teacher’s College, predicted that one day faculty members would become free agents, increasingly independent of their colleges and universities. “It is only a matter of time...Show More Summary

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From the Telegraph's Scotland Independence in Pictures gallery: for 'Referendum cupcakes' featuring a Scottish Saltire (left), a Union flag (right), and a question mark (center), symbolising the 'undecided voter' are pictured in a bakery in Edinburgh. Show More Summary

Polls Close in Scotland

The citizens of Scotland are voting today on whether the country should stay in the United Kingdom or become an independent nation. With 97% of the electorate registered to vote, it is expected to be the busiest day in Scottish electoral history. Show More Summary


BOOM. The British Pound is surging to its highest levels of the day, as a final poll from YouGov says 54% of voters in the referendum on Scotland's independence are NO, and 46% are YES. For the very latest on Scotland, see here > Join the conversation about this story »

About Homeland, Lanterns, Parades and Independence in Costa Rica

On her blog Anchas Alamedas, Solentiname remembers how she used to spend Costa Rica independence day, September 15, when she was a schoogirl, and the parades with lanterns and flags: Teníamos estandarte y era un honor reservado para los mejores estudiantes de todo el colegio y solo tres: el que...

Andy Murray 'Yes' Tweet for Scottish Independence Brings Out Boo Birds

Andy Murray may have won a gold medal for the United Kingdom at the 2012 London Olympic Games. But his endorsement of Scottish independence from the UK has made foes out of former fans. Huge day for Scotland today! no campaign negativity last few days totally swayed my view on it. Show More Summary

Miley Cyrus: Fined By Mexico?

Her live stage show definitely isn’t for the faint-hearted, and now a Mexican state legislature is looking to crack the whip after Miley Cyrus' Independence Day gig. According to a report, the “Wrecking Ball” babe was performing in Nuevo...Show More Summary

Scottish independence: the campaigning is over, but will the ugliness disappear too?

Unionists, this one included, have joked over the past few days about where we’d go if the unthinkable happens and Scotland votes for independence. So far, I think I have managed to secure political asylum in Twickenham, the Ardeche in southern France and a corner of Canada (not Quebec). Of course, the likelihood of being [...]

Miley Cyrus Could Be Fined For ‘Desecrating’ Mexican Flag

Mexican authorities are investigating Miley Cyrus after one of her dancers whipped the singer’s fake buttocks with the country’s flag during an Independence Day concert Tuesday night, media reports said Wednesday. The 21-year-old has previously made headlines for rumors of drug overdose and her sexually suggestive dance performances. Show More Summary

If Scotland secedes from Britain, parts of Scotland may secede from Scotland

The Scottish referendum today on independence is a very close-run thing, the polls suggest. A spate of polls in the last two days have put the "Yes" campaign on 48 percent of the vote, and the "no" campaign on 52 percent, but with a high turnout expected, anything is possible. Show More Summary

Scotland Votes on Independence

The citizens of Scotland are voting today on whether the country should stay in the United Kingdom or become an independent nation. With 97% of the electorate registered to vote, it is expected to be the busiest day in Scottish electoral history. Show More Summary

Scots start voting in independence referendum

18 hours agoNews : The Newsroom

EDINBURGH (Reuters) - People in Scotland began voting on Thursday in a referendum on whether the country should become independent or stay part of the United Kingdom. After an intense final day of campaigning, voters turned up at polling...Show More Summary

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