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It was a battle of the barnstormers overnight, as heavyweights of the Yes and No campaigns pulled out all the rhetorical stops for the final sprint of the Scotland independence referendum.
Barack Obama has against declared he would not commit ground troops to battle against Islamic State militants as the US House of Representatives backs his plan to arm and train Syrian rebels.
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Edinburgh, Scotland: Down the end of Leith Walk, in a working class part of Edinburgh where the only tourists are lost tourists, there's a statue of Queen Victoria wearing a Saltire for a cape.
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Americans will again go to the polls in just under two months for a midterm election that neither party is fighting on sure footing.
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Scots have been threatened with a health service crisis, financial panic and a defence nightmare if they vote to go it alone, as the independence campaign enters its passionate, bitter final 24 hours.