How the United Kingdom lost the loyalty of the island city's people.
Chinese netizens use the Scottish referendum to discuss democracy in their own backyard.
Scottish independence won't just be bad for the Scots. It will be a disaster for U.S. foreign policy from Syria to the Arctic Circle.
Scottish independence promises greener pastures. But it could also drive up energy prices.
Self-determination doesn't necessarily mean freedom. Can an independent Scotland achieve both?
The injustice of watching from England as the Scots destroy the United Kingdom.
Why the public reaction to one man's brutal murder could push Britain to become a stronger ally in the fight against the Islamic State.
The U.K. government has made a good start on its war on slavery. But it needs to get serious.
With the independence referendum looming, public opinion is shocking the political establishment by shifting in favor of a break from the United Kingdom. Should Europe prepare the welcome mat for a brand-new country?
Why can't British intelligence prevent men like James Foley's killer from fighting in Iraq -- or coming home?
An independent Scotland would evict the United Kingdom’s nuclear force. So, then, what would Britain do with its 225 weapons?
Britain's almost comically right-wing Tea Party clone is on the rise -- but if it ends up kingmaker in Westminster, that's no laughing matter.
Meet the young British lawyer who could unravel the West’s sanctions against Russian and Ukrainian oligarchs.
Britain has plenty of good reasons to stop its citizens from fighting in Syria, but asking mothers to inform on their sons won't work.
Hagel hires an ethics officer; Sub exercises in the Arctic; The North goes ballistic; Snowden scores; Taliban victories overrated; and a bit more.
As Putin's army masses in the East, Europe starts to rethink its opposition to fracking.
Britain has been irrelevant in Ukraine's crisis. If it leaves the EU, it will only become more insignificant.
In World War II's aftermath, MI5 turned to fight a new threat. It wasn't the Soviets. It was bombers from Jerusalem.
60 years ago, London was even more polluted than Beijing is today.
From protecting pandas to chucking nukes, inside the heated debate over whether Scotland should be independent.
Live sex, human Tetris, baby giveaways, and more.
5 pioneers of social media, from before social media was an annoying buzzword.
How the obscenely rich are becoming the new dictators of the 21st century.
The British Commonwealth is stirring up unaccustomed controversy -- and that's a good thing.
Why Obama's walking a thin tightrope getting the public on board for a Syrian intervention.
How David Cameron got royally screwed by Ed Miliband over the Syrian intervention both men wanted.