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Scottish Independence

Scotland has been part of Great Britain for just over three hundred years, but that union may come to an end. The Scottish National Party (SNP), led by Alex Salmond, won control of Scotland's regional Parliament last year and is pushing for full independence from Britain. Scottish and British politicians have begun to negotiate the details of a proposed referendum, with the SNP's eyes set on a 2014 vote. We explore the wide-ranging implications of an independent Scotland.

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Art Beat With Lauren Landau, Oct. 6, 2015

A play springs forth from an iconic photo, and a photography exhibit transports visitors back to the Civil War.


Budapest Foodies Hope Cuisine Can Help Heal Anti-Migrant Prejudice

Forget the goulash. Budapest's restaurants have been featuring refugee cuisine — think Syrian sweets, Afghan pies and Eritrean flatbread. It's a festival to foster understanding through food.
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Are D.C. Charter Schools Funded Fairly?

A debate about education funding digs up a decades-old fight for D.C. home rule.

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Computer Guys And Gal: Taking Selfies To New Heights And More

Mobile ad blocking comes to iPhones, updated Android comes to new Nexus phones, and "dronies" -- video selfies shot by a GoPro on a drone -- come to Instagram. The Computer Guys and Gal explain.

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