Feb 13, 2014 — Scots vote in a referendum on independence from the U.K. in September, and the pro-independence leader had previously said the new country would retain the pound as its currency. The message from London on Thursday: Not so fast.
Jul 24, 2013 — Found in Scotland and dating from 10,000 years, the oldest calendar shows that hunter-gatherers already knew how to mark time by looking a the skies. The discovery forces us to rethink what we know of ancient cultures and time-keeping.
Apr 30, 2013 — Jacobite Cruises is now insured against damage, however unlikely, from "Nessie."
Oct 5, 2011 — A Scottish restaurant's competition to see who could eat the spiciest curry — and raise money for charity in the process — has ended in painful trips to the emergency room for at least two participants.
Sep 16, 2010 — In Scottish sermon, Pope Benedict avoids mention of priest sex scandal, gives standard sermon.
May 13, 2010 — Scottish student invents noise-canceling bubble to ensure you hear every slurry thing your friends are saying to you in loud bar.