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3 hrs ago | BBC News

Police trace missing sex offender

Mark King, 42, was required by law to check in with officers but had not been seen since 14 July.

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3 hrs ago | BBC News

Men cleared of 'fancy dress' rape

Scott Robertson, 25, from Howwood, and Gary McDougall, 25, originally from Linwood, who now lives in Australia, denied carrying out the attack near Moss Road, Linwood, on 29 October 2006.

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5 hrs ago | Newsday

Seven arrested in abuse crackdown

A boy, aged 13, was among those caught following Operation Wolf. He has been referred to the Children's Reporter in connection with a sex attack.

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6 hrs ago | BBC News

McColl in bid to save bust shipyard

One of Scotland's richest men is among the bidders for Ferguson Shipbuilders in Port Glasgow which went into administration last week.

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7 hrs ago | Sunday Herald

McColl launches bid to save shipyard and revive Clyde

JIM McColl, one of Scotland's richest men, has tabled a bid to rescue collapsed Clyde shipbuilder Ferguson and aims to return the yard to its former glory by creating hundreds of jobs.

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

Newsday

D-Day for stricken shipyard offers

Prospective buyers for the financially-stricken Ferguson Shipbuilder in Port Glasgow have until 17:00 to submit offers to joint administrators.

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BBC News

Councils bar campaigns from schools

The official referendum campaigns are being barred from the majority of schools in Scotland ahead of polling day, BBC research has found.

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Brandon Sun

'Outlander' TV series based on Gabaldon novels explores Scotland past and present

Diana Gabaldon arrives at the premiere for the STARZ original series "Outlander" during San Diego Comic-Con on Friday, July 25, 2014 in San Diego.

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Newsday

Driver admits causing friend's death

Lee Hamilton, 23, lost control of his Peugeot 106 and hit a wall resulting in the death of his passenger, Kristoffer Brister, 19, on November 30 last year A speeding drink driver has admitted killing a teenager in a crash after spending hours downing pints and shots at a wedding reception in Fife.

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This is Oxfordshire

an Airman who played a key role in modernising Raf Brize Norton's air capabilities has died aged 54.

Flight Lieutenant Ken McCredie, most recently of 99 Squadron, racked up 11,000 flying hours, piloted nine types of aircraft and served at 14 Royal Air Force bases.

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Forfar Today

Top award for Greig at graduation

Greig Baxter , son of Duncan and Diann Baxter, Prior Road, Forfar, graduated with a BA in Musical Theatre from The Royal Conservatoire of Scotland in Glasgow where he won the top award for Musical Theatre.

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The Daily Record

Armed police officers storm family home after toddler tells nursery...

WORRIED staff at West Johnstone Learning Centre called police, who sent more than half-a-dozen cars - as well as a dog unit, to a flat in the Renfrewshire town.

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The Daily Record

Sex crime detections in Rutherglen and Cambuslang decrease

Reports of crimes of indecency fall in the two towns as Rutherglen MSP calls for people to "remain vigilant" to protect the community Following a Freedom of Information request we lodged with Police Scotland, the Reformer can reveal that from June 2012 until May 2013 there were 71 crimes of indecency detected - 41 in Cambuslang and 30 in ... (more)

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Evening Times

Rape accused 'charge false'

One of two men accused of raping a 17-year-old girl who was dressed in a French maid's outfit in a deserted country lane has told a jury he has been falsely accused.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

Carluke Today

Is Clydesdale District Council set to return?

The dismantling of South Lanarkshire Council and the return of more localised local government is the main recommendation of a Scottish Government-commissioned report into possible changes to the council system.

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Kirkintilloch Today

Check out progress on Kirkintilloch's new school

Pupils and parents at Lairdsland Primary in Kirkintilloch have been able to keep an eye on the progress of their new school - literally.

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Switched

Mom's Gorgeous Black And White Photos Capture The Innocence Of Childhood

For kids all over the world, the warm summer months are the perfect time to play outside and explore what nature has to offer.

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BBC News

Up to 10 people join street attack

A 23-year-old man was attacked by up to 10 people at about 17:30 on Tuesday in Lochiel Lane.

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The Daily Record

All parties hail A 1 billion-plus deal for Glasgow which will create...

THE City Deal will fund major infrastructure projects in Glasgow and the surrounding region in a bid to boost the economy for the next 20 years.

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BBC News

Offers deadline for bust shipyard

Administrators of Ferguson Shipbuilders have set a closing date for offers for the Port Glasgow firm after significant interest from prospective buyers.

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