Tuesday May 14
Man jailed over A 300,000 drug haul
A 54-year-old drugs courier found with cannabis resin with a potential street value of A 300,000 has been jailed by the sheriff at Dumfries for 29 months.
Tue Apr 30, 2013
Cashier embezzled cash for gambling
A court has heard how a cashier in a solicitors' office embezzled tens of thousands of pounds to feed her online gambling habit.
Thu Apr 25, 2013
International Business Times
Trump Ad Banned: Scotland Bans Donald Trump's Anti-Wind Farm Ad, Dubbed 'Misleading'
An anti-wind farm ad campaign created by Donald Trump has been banned by Britain's Advertising Standards Agency for what it calls unsubstantiated claims and "misleading imagery." On Wednesday, the British agency, which works to ensure that advertisements are "truthful and socially responsible," ruled that Trump hadn't provided sufficient evidence ... (more)
The Daily Record
Lockerbie bombing: Plane wreckage from doomed jumbo jet Pan Am 103 is ...
THE torn fuselage of Pan Am 103 has been returned to Dumfriesshire as the investigation into the terrorist atrocity, which killed 270 people, continues.
Bombed plane returned to Scotland
The Crown Office has confirmed that part of the wreckage of the aeroplane that exploded over Lockerbie has been returned to Scotland.
Tue Apr 23, 2013
Thinking Beyond Terrorism
I have experienced more terrorism than the average person. In 1988, I lost my brother in the terrorist bombing of Pan Am flight 103 over Lockerbie, Scotland.