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30 min ago | Newsday

Dad jailed for killing son's mugger

A man who admitted killing a knife-wielding robber who took his son's iPhone has been jailed for six years.

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4 hrs ago | Kinston Free Press

Killette - Shields

Mr. and Mrs. Brian and Amanda Killette of La Grange announce the engagement of their daughter, Mahala Susan Killette, to David Cameron Shields of Mount Olive, son of Mr. and Mrs. Martin and Margaret Shields of Glasgow, Scotland.

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Sun Aug 31, 2014

Scotsman.com

Monday Interview: Jim McColl, Clyde Blowers

Within hours of meeting the deadline for bids on the collapsed Ferguson shipyard at Port Glasgow, the engineering tycoon was on a flight to Australia to visit some of the specialist pump and hydraulic companies owned by his Clyde Blowers Capital empire.

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Carluke Today

Carluke steals Glasgow's 'friendly' Games thunder

IT WASN'T just Glasgow's hospitality which impressed visitors to the Commonwealth Games.

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Cumbernauld Today

Homes scheme on track

Newbuild housing schemes in Cumbernauld and Kilsyth are among those claimed to show the council's ambitious local development plans are bearing fruit.

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The Daily Record

Organised gang pinch luxury cars by breaking into lockers at upmarket gyms to get keys

AT least six top-of-the-range cars have been stolen in a series of thefts across Scotland in which thieves have swiped key fobs from members' lockers.

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The Daily Record

Scots millionaire tycoon paid gangsters A 20k for Slovakian family of ...

THE Glasgow-based tycoon, who can't be named for legal reasons, was questioned as part of Operation Tidwell - the biggest anti-people smuggling operation ever launched in Scotland.

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Sat Aug 30, 2014

The Daily Record

Paul McCartney presents degree to Blantyre girl at Liverpool Institute of Performing Arts

Jacklyn McConnachie, of Rosebank Avenue, has achieved a BA in Music and was presented with her degree certificate by Beatles legend Sir Paul McCartney himself.

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Buteman Today

'Claim for Vodafone blackout', says Bute MSP

Vodafone customers on Bute are being urged to claim credit for line rental charges paid out while the mobile network's services were not available on the island.

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Kirkintilloch Today

BHF survey reveals latest heart disease stats

A recent survey revealed that cardiovascular disease kills fewer people under the age of 75 in the district than in any other part of the country.

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The Independent

Scottish independence: Man arrested over votes 'for sale' on eBay

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Buteman Today

Bute piper Daniel wins Burgh Cup at Cowal Gathering

Bute piper Daniel McDermott, seen here chatting to Bute Highland Games chieftain Lyn Bulloch in between his stints playing for Highland dancing competitors at the August 23 event in Rothesay, won three solo piping trophies at the Cowal Highland Gathering in Dunoon on August 29. Young Bute piper Daniel McDermott brought three trophies home to Bute, ... (more)

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The Daily Record

Eviction: South Lanarkshire Council have given Nathan days to leave his home

Charity Building Bridges who help gypsies and travellers in Scotland say this is an unusual way for a local authority to act, and are trying to stop the eviction.

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Fri Aug 29, 2014

Sunday Herald

Darling heckled during Glasgow mosque visit

TEMPERS have boiled over in the independence referendum campaign, with Better Together leader Alistair Darling becoming the latest target of abuse as he visited a mosque.

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Swimming World & Jr. Swimmer

Commonwealth Games Champion Ross Murdoch Meets Biggest Fan

STIRLING, Scotland, August 29. COMMONWEALTH Games champion Ross Murdoch became an instant hero the moment he won the 200 breaststroke in Glasgow last month.

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Fife Now

Crafters needed to sew the extra mile

SSHC 0414055 sandra farrer Sandra Farrer launching a project to knit a seven-mile scarf in aid of CHAS - at home in Bower Park, Gateside The woman behind a project to create a seven-mile scarf for charity has issued an urgent appeal for help after her plans were almost unravelled by a technical glitch.

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Motherwell Today

Bellshill phone creep jailed for 30 months

A creep who took pictures of partially naked women while they were sleeping or unconscious through drink has been jailed for 30 months.

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BBC News

Bank robbery alert in Glasgow

Officers received a call about a suspected incident at the Bank of Scotland branch on Clarkston Road, Muirend, at about 12:45.

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Wandsworth Guardian

EU uncertainty 'damaging Scotland'

Alex Salmond claimed a No vote in the Scottish independence referendum could see the country 'being dragged out of Europe' against its will The First Minister repeated his warning that a No vote in the Scottish independence referendum could see the country in danger of "being dragged out of Europe" against its will, due to Conservative proposals to ... (more)

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The Daily Record

Labour MP Jim Murphy and cancer patient hit by eggs as rowdy Better Together rally gets out of hand

THE East Renfrewshire MP and the woman, thought to be a Yes supporter, were struck with eggs by a protester among a rowdy group at the pro-Union rally in Kirkcaldy.

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