EDINBURGH - People voting on an independence referendum in Scotland are almost equally divided over a vote watched closely by Britain's allies, investors and restive regions at home and abroad. Live Coverage | Full Article
BEIRUT - Islamic State militants fighting in Iraq and Syria released a video on Thursday that they said shows British journalist John Cantlie in captivity saying he will soon reveal "facts" about the group to counter its portrayal in Western media.
Hagel says risks of war with Islamic State far outweigh inaction, but war effort would not be simple, brief, or easy. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).