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  1. Meet Young Fathers, the Band That Won the 2014 Mercury PrizeRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | TIME.com

    AUGUST 30: Kayus Bankole, Graham Hastings and Alloysious Massaquoi of Young Fathers performs on stage at The Last Big Weekend at Richmond Park on August 30, 2014 in Glasgow, United Kingdom. FKA twigs - the avant garde R&B artist who may or may not be dating Robert Pattinson - was the favorite to win this year's prestigious Mercury Prize, but her victory was upset by an up-and-coming hip-hop group called Young Fathers.

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  2. Scottish Labour is in crisis; is Jim Murphy the solution?Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Spectator

    A sign language interpreter signs as the former Scottish labour party leader speaks in September 2014. I suspect that the Scottish Labour gala dinner in Glasgow tonight won't feel like much of a gala.

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  3. GYMNASTICS: Monarchs face European challengeRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | This is The West Country

    MONARCHS Acrobatic Gymnastics Club in Highbridge are taking a team of 35 gymnasts to compete in an International Competition in Mainz, Germany next week. There are three clubs from GB, one from East Kilbride and one from West Lothian in Scotland as well as a club from Cork, Southern Ireland.

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  4. Let's light up the Fife skies on Bonfire NightRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Fife Now

    A big thank you for contributing... We really appreciate you taking the time to send your content...if it complements our coverage we'll use it in our website or in our newspaper. The event, which is fast becoming one of the most popular family events in the local calendar, takes place on Burntisland Links on Wednesday, November 5. The display is organised on a voluntary basis by the Burntisland Events Group and it attracts thousands of visitors from across the Kingdom.

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  5. New support for vulnerable Linktown kidsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Fife Now

    Members of Kirkcaldy area committee heard yesterday that an early-intervention plan devised by the Cottage Family Centre had secured A 20,000 from the Fairer Scotland Fund. The one-year project, which will employ two support workers, was implemented after the centre and Kirkcaldy West Primary School identified a number of nursery children who were falling behind developmentally.

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  6. Mercury Prize winners at HogmanayRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | BBC News

    Young Fathers' record, Dead, beat 11 other albums from acts including Damon Albarn, Bombay Bicycle Club and bookmakers' favourite FKA Twigs to scoop the 2014 Barclaycard Mercury Prize Edinburgh-based hip-hop trio Young Fathers, who won the 2014 Barclaycard Mercury Prize, are to play at Edinburgh's Hogmanay. The trio will play on The Waverley Stage at the street party along with indie rock band The Twilight Sad.

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  7. Man badly injured in slash attackRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | BBC News

    A 20-year-old man has been seriously injured in a slash attack in Clydebank - the second such incident to happen in the town in the past four weeks. The victim was standing with a friend in Orbiston Drive when he was slashed across the face by another man who also attempted to attack his friend.

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  8. Support for Hamilton MSP's campaign against revenge pornRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Daily Record

    The attempt to ban internet publication of intimate images - without the consent of those depicted - has been on the Scottish Government's agenda for more than two years. Led by Ms McKelvie, the campaign to crack down on the abuse of privacy has already been the subject of two debates led by her in the Scottish Parliament.

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  9. Body found in River as police search for missing man Robert ToshackRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Daily Record

    Officers were called to the Water of Leith, near Baberton Loan, at around 9am on Tuesday morning where a body had been found.

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  10. Poppy Appeal Glasgow: Youth Muslim organisation to take to city streets this weekend to raise fundsRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Daily Record

    GLASWEGIAN members of the Ahmadiyya Muslim Youth Association will be collecting for the Poppy Appeal at city locations on Sunday. The Hydro in Glasgow has been lit up red for the Poppy Appeal as young Muslims in the city plan to raise funds this weekend YOUNG Muslim Glaswegians are teaming up with the Royal British Legion and Poppy Scotland this weekend to raise money for the fifth year for the armed forces, veterans and their families.

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  11. Deaf robber used interpreter in raidRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Newsday

    A deaf robber who burst into a woman's flat and used an interpreter to demand money has been jailed for 14 months. One of the men acted as an interpreter for the 42-year-old, who also needed a sign language translator at Perth Sheriff Court.

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  12. Paramedic stole pain relief drugsRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Newsday

    A paramedic has lost his job and been ordered to carry out community work after admitting to stealing pain relief drugs from an ambulance. Inverness Sheriff Court heard that the 45 year old took the drugs to cope with the break up of his six-year marriage.

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  13. Young Fathers to play Edinburgh's HogmanayRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Music-News.com

    Organisers of Edinburgh's Hogmanay today announced a top line-up for the greatest New Year party on the planet ' the world famous Street Party, the Concert in the Gardens and the Keilidh. Now in its 22nd year, Edinburgh's Hogmanay, produced by Unique Events for the benefit of the City of Edinburgh Council, welcomes revellers from all over the world to the capital city for three days over the Hogmanay period.

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  14. Charitable Solicitors Firm Show Goodwill in NovemberRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | PR Log

    PRLog - Oct. 30, 2014 - PERTH, Scotland -- Local solicitors Miller Hendry have announced they will be taking part in Will Aid's Make A Will Month this November after being crowned one of the top UK fundraisers for the national campaign in 2013. Last year, Miller Hendry proved that where there is a Will, there is a way by raising A 11,397.50 for the Will Aid charities in their winter 2013 campaign.

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  15. Peterhead council properties on the marketRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Buchan Observer

    With the development of new office accommodation on St Peter Street, the council has a number of buildings which will become surplus to requirement. To complement ongoing regeneration efforts to build vitality in the town centre, it's important the surplus properties continue to contribute to the local economy.

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  16. Scottish Tree of the Year crownedRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Newsday

    A 100-year-old Perthshire tree home to the world's oldest breeding osprey has been named Scottish Tree of the Year. Lady's Tree at the Loch of the Lowes nature reserve near Dunkeld triumphed in a public vote against five other contenders.

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  17. Jobs fear as bus firm stops tradingRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Newsday

    More than 100 jobs are thought to be under threat at a bus company which is understood to have ceased trading. Strathclyde Partnership for Transport has put alternative arrangements in place for 20 contracts that the firm has been unable to deliver.

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  18. Woman rescued from fire in flatRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Newsday

    Firefighters led a woman to safety and a man was treated for the effects of smoke inhalation after a fire broke out in a flat in Inverness on Wednesday. The emergency services were alerted to the blaze in one of eight flats in a two-storey block in Hilton at 23:25.

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  19. Strong British bid for Criterium InternationalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | RTE.ie

    Runaway Leicester winner Johnny Barnes forms part of a four-pronged British challenge for the Group One Criterium International at Saint-Cloud on Thursday. John Gosden's two-year-old looked a smart recruit when making a winning debut at Yarmouth in mid-August and although he fluffed his lines at Goodwood next time, he bounced back with a demolition of his rivals in the Leicester mud earlier this month.

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  20. A Scottish castle costs as much as a one-bed flat in LondonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Metro

    As well as all the play, it's the economic hub that offers the only career you could ever imagine doing. It all looks good on paper, but is it the reality? Are we really living life in the fast lane? And are your boss' jokes at work actually getting any funnier? No.

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