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2 hrs ago | Ananova
Kath Mainland, chief executive of the Edinburgh Festival Fringe Society, told Sky News: "The thing about the Fringe is that it's an open-access festival.
3 hrs ago | CBC News
Brittanee Laverdure of Watson Lake, Yukon, won a silver medal in wrestling Thursday at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, Scotland.
7 hrs ago | The Trussville Tribune
12 hrs ago | Scotsman.com
The trial of a Commonwealth Games weightlifter accused of sexually assaulting a man in a supermarket has been adjourned until next week following difficulties finding an interpreter.
16 hrs ago | Evening Times
More than 120km of paths across Scotland's national parks are set to be renovated thanks to a A 3m grant from the Heritage Lottery Fund.
On this day in 1798 Horatio Nelson on board the Vanguard destroyed the French fleet off Aboukir in the Battle of the Nile.
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.
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.
Police are following a positive line of enquiry after a 14-year-old girl was assaulted in Mayfield on Friday evening.
Police Scotland are currently in attendance at a two-vehicle road traffic collision on the A90 Lonmay to Fraserburgh road, near Rathen.
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.
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.
The government has unveiled new principles aimed at tackling "ridiculous" delivery charges faced by shoppers in remote parts of the UK.
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.
Updated: Fri Aug 01, 2014 07:46 pm
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