United Kingdom

Nadia Prupis, staff writer
As Scotland voted against independence from the United Kingdom, rival supporters crowded into Glasgow's George Square on Friday in what became a contentious gathering quickly broken up by police officers. According to a police spokeswoman, about 200 people total converged on the city's central plaza, although they were dispersed shortly. Police...
Sarah Lazare, staff writer
As British Prime Minister David Cameron escalates his rhetoric following the...
Victoria Parsons, Bureau of Investigative Journalism
David Cameron will make a statement to the House of Commons later today on...

Further

A supermarket giant in the U.K. has removed metal spikes outside stores to deter rough sleepers and other "anti-social" elements after people protested that the latest in "defensive urban architecture" treats the homeless as pigeons, rats or other unwashed, unwanted, shoo-go-away vermin. Left Unity argues there are 700,000 empty homes in the country, and no good reasons for anyone to be homeless.

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