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Possible Da Vinci Painting Found in Scotland

Ladies and gentlemen, it’s time to clean out your attics. Another long lost work of art has been discovered, hidden away for decades, this time in a Scottish...

Donald Trump vs. Environmentalists

Trump opened his $150 million golf course in Scotland Tuesday despite protests and the premiere of a documentary that condemns him.

9-Year-Old Food Blogger Takes on School Lunch

Martha Payne, age 9, was dissatisfied with the lunches served by her primary school in Scotland, so she began documenting her school meals online — with photos...

Is Madeleine McCann Still Alive?

Madeleine McCann, the British toddler who vanished from her family’s vacation apartment in Portugal in 2007, may be alive, according to detectives conducting a...

1.5 million

The bonus, in dollars, awarded by Royal Bank of Scotland to its chief executive, Stephen Hester. The payout sparked an outcry among trade union leaders, and...

Gary Dobson and David Norris

The men who killed Stephen Lawrence went unpunished for 18 years--the same number of years their victim had lived. The black teenager was murdered in a racist...

WARNING: Danger! Western Europe! Scotland!

Steven Metz, one of the Army War College’s best brains, has scrapped a trip to the British International Studies Association conference in Edinburgh, Scotland,...

Tilda: A Dispatch from Planet Swinton

In Scotland, tourists scan loch ness in vain for a flash of silvered scale. Thirty miles northeast, in the coastal town of Nairn, a near mythical creature turns...

Obscure Scottish Whisky Named Best in the World

It took whisky expert Jim Murray four months of nonstop tasting to try the 1,200 whiskies for his 2012 Whisky Bible. But hard work pays off. Murray persevered...