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1 hr ago | BBC News
He's the Scot credited with helping to establish America's national parks. Now, more than a century later, John Muir is to be honoured at the opening of a long distance path which bears his name.
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3 hrs ago | Pipes Drums
One of the United States' most well-known and accomplished pipe bands, City of Washington reportedly will not compete in 2014 due to lack of numbers according to sources close to the group.
7 hrs ago | University of North Carolina
Five Tar Heel field hockey players have been named to the 18-player U.S. roster for the upcoming Champions Challenge, set for April 27-May 4 in Glasgow, Scotland.
11 hrs ago | Miami New Times
It took long enough, but Mogwai will finally be playing a gig in Miami. The post-rock band from Glasgow, Scotland, has been around for nearly 20 years, but as its first visit to our town proves, there are still many firsts for the quintet to experience.
14 hrs ago | The Daily Record
THE driver, who was operating the busy Edinburgh-Glasgow Citylink service, claimed to be sorting the cash, not counting it when confronted by a concerned passenger.
16 hrs ago | Evening Times
Glasgow also saw the highest number of desperate adults turn to food banks last year, 5672, according to figures from the Trussell Trust charity.
16 hrs ago | Falkirk Herald
Fans of the horror movie genre can 'chill' out to a new thriller that will satisfy their senses in more ways than one.
TWO of the wealthiest Church of Scotland congregations are quitting the Kirk just weeks before the General Assembly over the issue of gay ordination.
TWO men remained in a stable condition in hospital last night following the death of a teenager from the illegal stimulant, mephedrone.
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SPECIAL effects including towering flames of fire, huge light and video projections and a soundtrack of real horses will be deployed to bring Scotland's giant "Kelpies" sculptures to life this week.
From University Hospitals Southampton NHS Foundation Trust, Southampton, United Kingdom ; Faculty of Medicine, University of Southampton, Southampton, United Kingdom ; Freeman Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne, and Newcastle University, Tyne and Wear, United Kingdom ; Golden Jubilee Hospital, Glasgow, United Kingdom ; Belfast City Hospital, Belfast, ... (more)
Teen dies and four others are in hospital amid fears they had taken lethal Meow Meow during drugs binge at house party A teenage girl has died and four other people were in hospital last night amid fears that they took illegal party drug mephedrone.
Mephedrone warning issued as girl, 19, becomes latest young Scot to die after drugs binge as party carnage leaves another four in hospital POLICE believe Helen Henderson took the notorious drug MCAT - and ketamine - which is used as a horse tranquliser during the house party THE 41-year-old star of The Other Woman - a film about fidelity - revealed ... (more)
An important Scottish walking route, the John Muir Way, which First Minister Alex Salmond officially opens in Muir's hometown of Dunbar on April 21 has been rerouted to keep walkers out of Linlithgow.
Prosecutors used the tough Proceeds of Crime Act - POCA - to seize the huge sum of cash and cripple gangsters financially.
Britain's Navy chief on Tuesday warned that an independent Scotland would "damage the very heart" of the service, hitting Scots the most.