The investigation into why a cargo ship capsized and sank off the north coast of Scotland has begun.
Long-running soap EastEnders will finally reveal how its character Lucy Beale was killed in a flashback episode as part of the show's 30th anniversary week.
Oldham Athletic should not sign convicted rapist Ched Evans because of his "lack of remorse", the side's local police commissioner has said.
THE Granite City is hoping to cash in on the world's biggest spending tourists - by launching a Chinese version of its tourism website.
A PROMINENT American businessman who owns the Phoenix Suns basketball team is the latest name to be linked with a possible takeover at Rangers.
A British nurse fighting for her life after contracting Ebola remains in a critical condition but she has "stabilised", the UK Health Secretary said today.
THREE weeks after the Independence referendum, at a time when Scotland was fairly sure it was about to have a female First Minister, another first was happening.
A woman who was gored by a stag while on holiday in the Scottish Highlands plans to return to the area to thank locals for their "incredible kindness" after the accident.
David Cameron has said he would consider an ebola quarantine system for health workers returning from west Africa.
THE woman who claims she was forced to have sex with Prince Andrew while still a minor has hit out at attacks made on her credibility.
The search for the eight missing crew members of a sunken cargo ship has been suspended.
The driver of the out-of-control bin lorry which ploughed into pedestrians in Glasgow killing six people was unconscious and slumped over the wheel as the tragedy unfolded, it has been confirmed.
CONVICTED rapist Ched Evans will not be able to resume his professional football career overseas after it emerged he is effectively barred from working abroad as a sex offender on licence.
THE Scottish nurse who was diagnosed with ebola after returning from Sierra Leone was yesterday said to be "critical" after her condition deteriorated in hospital.
Hundreds of mourners gathered in Dumbarton yesterday for the funeral of three members of the same family who died when a bin lorry careered out of control in Glasgow's George Square.
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THE coming year is a mix of financial hopes and fears for Scots.
It IS 30 degrees outside, easily 40-plus inside my personal protective equipment (PPE), yet I feel a chill run through me as I approach Aminata's bed (patient details altered to protect identity).
MARY Barbour, Glasgow's first female councillor and a firebrand socialist, would be horrified at plans to erect a statue in her memory, according to one of the city's leading politicians.
There are few more dangerous places a photo-journalist can be sent on assignment than into the darkest reaches of the human mind.
Lifeboats involved in the search for the crew of an overturned cargo vessel have been stood down for the night.
The Ministry of Justice (MoJ) has stepped in to prevent convicted rapist Ched Evans resuming his football career overseas.
Luck will play a role in the survival chances of Ebola patient Pauline Cafferkey because experts still do not know enough about the deadly virus, a microbiologist has said.
The condition of British nurse Pauline Cafferkey who was diagnosed with Ebola has deteriorated and is now critical, the Royal Free Hospital in north London said in a statement today.
A new play about former Rangers and Liverpool great Graeme Souness will be a "serious piece of theatre about a serious man", its writer has claimed.
Replica football shirts have been stolen following a break-in at Heart of Midlothian FC, the police have said.
A funeral service for three members of the same family who were killed in the Glasgow bin lorry crash has heard how their loved ones have suffered "tragedy on tragedy and sadness on sadness".
THE power struggle surrounding Rangers has taken a fresh twist after it was announced that Dave King has snapped up a 15 per cent stake in the club.