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Historic vote will alter the UK

The United Kingdomcourtesy of the Denver Library UPDATE:  The "no" votes have prevailed in the historic vote for Scotland's independence from England.  A record number of voters turned out at polls across the country yesterday, with those rallying for independence garnering just under 45 percent of the vote. The results showed that the majority of Scots were concerned about the political, economic and military implications of a break with England. Scottish first minister Alex Salmond asked that citizens not dwell on the defeat, but realize how far the country has...