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3 hrs ago | Scotsman.com
On this day in 1798 Horatio Nelson on board the Vanguard destroyed the French fleet off Aboukir in the Battle of the Nile.
7 hrs ago | Gawker
On a flight from Enfindha, Tunisia to Edinburgh, Scotland last night, a drunk woman, apparently angry that flight crew members wouldn't give her cigarettes and/or a parachute, allegedly took off her prosthetic leg and attacked flight attendants with it.
8 hrs ago | The Daily Record
THEY are the tenants who think they can live in luxury homes for free - and when challenged, they drag their landlords through the legal system or simply move on without paying back a penny.
12 hrs ago | Midlothian Today
Police are following a positive line of enquiry after a 14-year-old girl was assaulted in Mayfield on Friday evening.
14 hrs ago | Fraserburgh Herald
Police Scotland are currently in attendance at a two-vehicle road traffic collision on the A90 Lonmay to Fraserburgh road, near Rathen.
15 hrs ago | Donside Today
Rush hour services were severely disrupted this morning after a man was struck by a train at Lenzie at around 7.30 a.m. All services stopping at Falkirk High and Polmont stations were temporarily suspended as the main line between Glasgow Queen Street and Edinburgh Waverley was closed, with passengers being diverted to Falkirk Grahamston.
15 hrs ago | KRMG-AM Tulsa
In this image taken Sunday July 27, 2014 Australia's Francois Etoundi bronze medal winner, left, stands on the podium with gold medal winner India's Sathish Sivalingam following the men's 77kg weightlifting final at the Commonwealth Games Glasgow 2014 in Glasgow Scotland.
16 hrs ago | BBC News
The government has unveiled new principles aimed at tackling "ridiculous" delivery charges faced by shoppers in remote parts of the UK.
17 hrs ago | Outlook
21 hrs ago | Forfar Today
Pictured at the Market Muir, Forfar preparing for the forthcoming charity cycle run are, from left, Graeme Russo, Anne Allan, Alison Brown and Gavin Jolly.
THE route starts and ends in Glasgow Green but spawls to the east of the city through Dennistoun and north across Millerston, Stepps and Muirhead before looping through Moodiesburn and Lenzie and then heading back to the city centre THE Time Trial takes place ahead of Sunday's Road Race and will see top Commonwealth cyclists take on a challenging ... (more)
I have just spent a couple of weeks on a golfing trip in lowland Scotland, on either side of the Firth of Forth.
The award, which has been presented to Letham Glen, stands as a benchmark for a quality green space, administered in Scotland by Keep Scotland Beautiful.
The future development of the Reid Hall has been up for consultation in an exercise run by Angus Council which closes tomorrow .
As you read this five young players from Forfar Instrumental Band will be in the middle of an exiting week of music making.
Cllr Tom Adams has criticised the lack of consultation over plans to close the RBS branches in East Wemyss and Lundin Links.
Updated: Thu Jul 31, 2014 06:02 pm
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