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  1. SSE silent over 'failed' power testRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Newsday

    Energy firm SSE has declined to comment on reports that its Peterhead power plant, contracted to help guard against blackouts this winter, failed to generate power during a test run. The plant is among three UK power stations under contract from National Grid to provide reserve power in case of higher-than-expected demand.

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  2. Recorded crime up 14% in EdinburghRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Sunday Herald

    A massive rise in housebreaking and theft in Scotland's capital has led to an increase in recorded crime in the city - most of which remains unsolved. A massive rise in housebreaking and theft in Scotland's capital has led to an increase in recorded crime in the city - most of which remains unsolved.

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  3. Man arrested over 'horrific' murderRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | BBC News

    Stephen McGinlay, 26, from the city's Possilpark area, was attacked, along with a friend, by three men on St George's Road, at 17:50 on 2 October. Police said a 30-year-old man had been arrested in connection with the incident.

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  4. Award-winning tycoon being chased by suppliers for A 600k in unpaid billsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Daily Record

    HERMANN Twickler, 44, is facing five court actions against his companies for claims totalling 140,000 and one from a former landlord for 480,000. The German-born tycoon, who works in the oil and gas industry, is facing five court actions against his companies for claims totalling 140,000 and one from a former landlord for 480,000.

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  5. Jervis eyes Cup response by CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | BBC News

    Jake Jervis insists losing to St Johnstone will not derail Ross County's revival as they prepare to head to Perth again on Scottish Cup duty. County claimed four of the eight points they have earned this term in the three games before Saturday's 2-1 defeat.

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  6. Lothian Running Club impress in East District Cross Country League at AlloaRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Daily Record

    Both the men's and women's teamed finished in sixth place in the tricky condition with Edel Mooney coming second in the women's race Lothian Running Club duo Max McNeil and Edel Mooney produced excellent runs in the latest East District Cross Country League match in Alloa. Max led home a 14-strong LRC contingent in the Men's race, covering the 8.2km course in 30m 13s to finish just 15 seconds behind winner Alex Hendry.

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  7. West Lothian family finally able to pay tribute to uncle who died during World War TwoRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Daily Record

    Sandy and Ellen Bell, from Fauldhouse, had been searching for information regarding their uncle David Bell for over 30 years and before tracing his name to a memorial in Burma A Fauldhouse family have finally been able to pay a fitting tribute to a loved one who died fighting in World War Two. Sandy Bell and his wife Ellen have been searching for more than 30 years for information regarding his uncle David Bell who died in February 1943 at the age of 23. Just as they thought the trail had run cold, they were able to trace his name to a memorial in Rangoon, in Burma, thanks to their son, John, who found more information online.

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  8. Killer of top chef's brother jailedRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Newsday

    Luke Quinn, 33, from Busby, East Renfrewshire, knocked Simon Richardson to the ground and stamped on him in Wellington Street, on 8 December 2013. Quinn claimed diminished responsibility due to Aspergers Syndrome but a jury convicted him of murder.

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  9. Rapist jailed for another sex attackRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Newsday

    A convicted rapist has been jailed for 12 years after attempting to rape a 64-year-old woman in her home while out on licence from his previous jail term. In 2002, he was jailed for eight years and given a four-year supervision order for rape and attempted rape.

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  10. Body found in loch at popular public park in East KilbrideRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Daily Record

    THE body was discovered by a member of the public at the James Hamilton Heritage Park in East Kilbride at around 8.10am this morning. The body was discovered by a member of the public at the James Hamilton Heritage Park in East Kilbride at around 8.10am this morning.

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  11. Pensioner's body found in loch at popular public park in East KilbrideRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Daily Record

    THE body of the 73-year-old male was spotted by a member of the public at the James Hamilton Heritage Park in East Kilbride. The 73-year-old male's body was discovered by a member of the public at the James Hamilton Heritage Park in East Kilbride at around 8.10am on Tuesday morning.

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  12. Organisers hail Ryder Cup legacyRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Newsday

    Ryder Cup Europe paid tribute to the local community as the final pieces of tournament infrastructure were removed from the Perthshire golf resort. Antonia Beggs, operations director at Ryder Cup Europe, said there was no doubt the Gleneagles Ryder Cup was gone but not forgotten.

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  13. Gordon Matheson: Glasgow has had major successes in 2014 but more...Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Daily Record

    MORE Glasgow businesses should pay a living wage to make sure 2015 is an even more prosperous year for the city, says council leader GORDON MATHESON. AS 2014 draws to a close, we reflect on what has been an extraordinary year for Glasgow where we shone on the world stage.

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  14. More patients stuck in hospitalsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | BBC News

    The number of patients having to wait longer than the target time to be discharged from hospital has risen again, according to official figures. The issue, known as bed blocking, has left people stuck in hospital while waiting for care and support arrangements to be put in place.

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  15. Crime at lowest level in forty yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | BBC News

    The level of recorded crime in Scotland has reached its lowest level in 40 years, falling by 1% in the last year. Official statistics also showed a 10% reduction in violent crime between 2013-14, with the number of homicides halved over seven years.

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  16. Body found in East Kilbride lochRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Evening Times

    Officers said the body was discovered in the water, James Hamilton Heritage Park in East Kilbride, at 8.20am on Tuesday. A police spokeswoman said: "At around 8.20am on Tuesday, we received a report of a body in the water.

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  17. Inspection of Maisondieu Primary School and Nursery Class, Brechin, Angus CouncilRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    We discussed with staff and Angus education authority how they might continue to improve the school and nursery class. This is what we agreed with them.

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  18. Learning support post cuts debatedRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | BBC News

    Dumfries and Galloway Council is meeting to discuss savings options that could see up to 84 learning support posts lost. Jeff Leaver, who chairs the education committee, has said that a better service can be delivered despite a cut in spending.

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  19. '50 Shades Of Grey' package launched at Nira Caledonia boutique...Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    Now that's a holiday snap! Daredevils brave underwater Cage Of Death just inches from 58-stone, 16-foot crocodile called Chopper Get Kim Sum Chinese! Kardashian star visits decadent restaurant popular with the stars in Dubai during five-star UAE holiday Tower Bridge's 140ft-high glass walkway smashed by visitor who dropped bottle of beer... just two weeks after opening Family skiing holidays to Austria 'to rise by A 140' as staff costs soar by 46% after law promises chalet workers minimum wage Tourist fined A 16,000 after being caught in the act vandalising Colosseum by engraving 10-inch letter 'K' into ancient structure The surreal park left 40ft underwater when the snow melts... with fish swimming in the trees and eerie abandoned park benches New York offers best Christmas shopping bargains with gifts up to 73% less than London Ryanair partners with Booking.com to offer customers ... (more)

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  20. Body of male pensioner, 73, pulled from East Kilbride lochRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Daily Record

    The body of a 73-year-old man was pulled from the water at a loch in Stewartfield this morning. A Police Scotland spokeswoman said:"We can confirm that around 0810 hours this morning police were called to a report of a body in the water in James Hamilton Heritage Park in East Kilbride.

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