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  1. The best images from around the world for Jan. 20Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | The Globe and Mail

    People throw turnips to Jarramplas as he walks the streets of the Spanish village of Piornal during the Jarramplas' Festival. A woman cries at the Alley of Martyrs, a cemetery and memorial dedicated to those killed by Soviet troops during the 1990 Black January crackdown, in Baku.

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  2. Weather: Scotland on snow and ice alertRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | Scotsman.com

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. A SNOW and ice alert for western Scotland lasting into tomorrow was issued by the Met Office today - the 13th consecutive day for which severe weather warnings have been in force north of the Border.

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  3. Public 'opposes' cold school dinnersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | BBC News

    A suggestion that a council could start serving cold school dinners to save cash has been given a chilly reception. But 74% of the 3,000 people who took part in the council's budget consultation disagreed with this idea.

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  4. Boy linked to hospital sex attacksRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | BBC News

    A teenage boy has been reported to prosecutors in connection with sexual assaults on two female members of staff at Glasgow Royal Infirmary. A 27-year-old woman was attacked at the hospital on 18 December.

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  5. Labour calls for oil industry actionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | Newsday

    Shadow Chancellor Ed Balls and Scottish Labour leader Jim Murphy are to take part in talks with representatives of the oil and gas industry in Aberdeen. Labour has accused the UK and Scottish governments of "inaction" over recent job losses following a plunge in oil prices.

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  6. Dog in sinkhole 'ok', says golf clubRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | BBC News

    A golf club has received concerned questions from pet owners about the fate of a dog photographed in a sinkhole that appeared on its course. The 9ft deep, 22ft long hole was caused by heavy rain washing away a drain running under part of Traigh Golf Course, near Mallaig.

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  7. Allan Garraway: Dynamic force behind battle to save a railwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | This Is Somerset

    The Olympic flame travels on the Ffestiniog Railway from Blaenau Ffestiniog to Porthmadog during the Olympic torch relay on May 28, 2012. Allan Garraway played a pivotal role reviving the railway Allan Garraway, who has died aged 88, was a pioneer of steam railway preservation, helping to revive the historic Ffestiniog narrow gauge line in Wales Heritage transport enthusiast Allan Garraway, who has died aged 88, was a pioneer of steam railway preservation, helping to revive the historic Festiniog narrow gauge line in North Wales and giving up his career with British Railways to manage it full-time for 28 years.

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  8. Drew Hendry has been selected to stand for the SNP against Danny AlexanderRead the original story

    Jan 19, 2015 | A Gurn from Nurn

    Delighted and honoured to have been selected as the Westminster candidate for Inverness, Nairn, Badenoch and Strathspey. Already at work.

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    Jan 19, 2015 | Daily Star

    The 3m deep by 7m long crater on the seventh hole at Traigh Golf Course in Arisaig, Scotland stunned the club when it was spotted in November after a spell of heavy rain. But the golf club, said to be the most westerly course on the British mainland, now faces the tough task of raising 16,000 for the repair bill.

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  10. Merrimack Historical Society: NH was first in more ways than oneRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2015 | Nashua Telegraph

    We are all proud of living in this great state of New Hampshire. However, we have many things to be proud of for which you may not be aware.

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  11. New drug and alcohol service operating in Argyll and ButeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2015 | Buteman Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Addaction Scotland has contracts to provide community based drug and alcohol addiction recovery services for adults across Argyll and Bute for the next three years.

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  12. Scotland's weather: central Scotland on amber alertRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2015 | Scotsman.com

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Heavy snowfall brought further disruption across Scotland today just as parts of the country were recovering from the chaos caused by the latest storms.

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  13. Pedestrian hit by car 'critical'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2015 | BBC News

    The incident happened at 20:20 on Monday when a Vauxhall Corsa, driven by a 39-year-old woman on Stenhouse Drive, struck a 56-year-old woman. Sgt Alan Stewart, of Police Scotland, said: "Although the driver stopped at the scene, we are appealing for anyone with information or who may have witnessed this incident to contact Police Scotland.

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  14. Jailed VAT fraudster's appeal failsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2015 | BBC News

    A Dundee businessman jailed for cheating the government out of millions in VAT payments has failed in an appeal against his conviction. The 42 year old was jailed for nine years in 2012 after he was convicted of crimes including hiding criminal property worth more than A 20m.

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  15. Charity lorry jack-knifes on A9Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2015 | Newsday

    Blythswood Care's truck was collecting donations from across Scotland, when the accident took place on the A9, north of Aviemore, at about 08:30. The lorry was collecting clothing for the charity's shops, donations for Romania, Albania and Bulgaria, and items for Scottish foodbanks.

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  16. Obituary: Mr Robert McBrideRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2015 | Driffield Today

    A funeral service was held at the Parish Church, Driffield on Friday, 9 January, for Mr Robert McBride, of Driffield, who died peacefully in Scarborough Hospital on 27 December, 2014. Bob was born in Belfast, Northern Ireland on the 12th June, 1926.

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  17. Thief admits to sixth break-inRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2015 | Newsday

    A thief jailed for stealing or attempting to steal from five women in Inverness has admitted breaking into another woman's home. Inverness Sheriff Court has heard that DNA at another home in Dalneigh matched MacMillan's.

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  18. Woman stole A 50k from charity fundRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2015 | Newsday

    Lorraine Warden forged the signature of a doctor at Ninewells Hospital in order to take the money, which was intended to pay for medical staff, equipment and training. Dundee Sheriff Court heard that Warden had been working as a secretary for NHS Tayside and the University of Dundee when she took the money, which had been donated to the Tayside Otolaryngology Fund.

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  19. Panel to review state of schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2015 | Newsday

    The panel will review existing guidance for assessing the state of buildings and suggest improvements to ministers by the autumn. Last year, Keane Wallis-Bennett, 12, a pupil at Liberton High School, was killed when a wall fell on top of her at the Edinburgh school.

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  20. Transmitter fault affects bulletinsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2015 | BBC News

    A fault at the Rosemarkie transmitter has meant the news at 06:30, 07:30, 08:30, 12:30, 16:30 and 17:30 have been off air since Monday. Highlands and Islands news editor Craig Swan said: "We'd like to apologise to our listeners for the disruption to the service, particularly during this period of bad weather.

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