Police investigating a hit-and-run in which a cyclist was seriously injured have issued a fresh description of a van they want to trace.
A MAN has died and three other people were taken to hospital following a two-car crash on a north-east road.
THE wealth of sporting and cultural events taking place in Glasgow this year has provided a welcome boost for the city's hotel trade.
US TYCOON Donald Trump has been embarrassed after he was tricked into sending an image of the serial killers Fred and Rosemary West to his 2.7 million followers on a social network.
A GIRL with epilepsy who was forced to sleep in a dog cage will receive a special bed, after a change of mind by council managers.
YOU know it is a different year at the art world's most controversial annual award when regular critics cannot summon the outrage to protest anymore.
MOTORISTS are counting the cost of failing to belt up in their vehicles after new figures showed a 30 per cent rise in the offence over the past three years.
A SCOTTISH Government target to recycle or compost half of all household waste by 2013 has been missed, new figures show.
A Labour MP has spoken of the "misery" caused as she feared for her safety after a "Twitter troll" was jailed for 18 weeks for bombarding her with abusive messages
A former executive at supermarket chain Morrisons has been charged with two offences of insider dealing.
LETTERS delivered across the UK will feature a new postmark to signal Royal Mail's support for the Stroke Association.
POLICE are investigating a complaint that Celtic defender Virgil van Dijk, 23, was subjected to racial abuse during his side's victory at St Mirren Park.
COMMONWEALTH Games gold medal winning boxer and postman Charlie Flynn is hoping to deliver some inspiration for runners in Sunday's Bank of Scotland Great Scottish Run.
A YOUNG Scottish actress is the star of a brand new eponymous BBC television show.
MORE artwork by Charles Bronson, one of the country's most violent prisoners, is to go under the hammer.
Self-made billionaires are more likely to pledge to donate a large portion of their wealth to charities than those who are heirs to family fortunes, according to new research.
ONE of Scotland's best known dairies has submitted fresh plans for a controversial new "town" on green belt land.
The father of Ashya King has revealed he was convinced to seek help for the five-year-old in the Czech Republic after an NHS radiologist told him proton beam therapy was "superior" to conventional treatment.
THE number of Freedom of Information (FoI) appeals made because public authorities failed to respond to the applicant has fallen.
IT took months of planning and preparation to put on one of the world's biggest sporting shows, which organisers said reached more than 500 million homes across the world.
Veteran actress Vanessa Redgrave has joined the cast of a BBC adaptation of The Go-Between - more than 40 years after her father appeared in an earlier dramatisation.
ACTOR Lynda Bellingham said she was "in a good place" after making public her decision to end chemotherapy within a few weeks
ADVANCING Islamic State (IS) militants have been halted in a town west of Baghdad as the US-led coalition continue to carry out airstrikes over Syria and Iraq.
GeorgE Clooney and London-based human rights lawyer Amal Alamuddin have tied the knot in a civil ceremony, ending three days of lavish wedding celebrationbs in Venice.
A shipyard that was saved from going out of business has won its first contract to build a new ship.
THE Queensferry Crossing has moved closer to bridging the Firth of Forth, with key supports on all three towers being prepared for deck-building.
Former X Factor judge Nicole Scherzinger is to make her West End debut in the stage musical Cats.
David Cameron has told how his son wore tartan pyjamas on the night of the Scottish independence referendum and joined him for the results from 4am.
A port operator has been fined £650,000 over health and safety breaches after the sinking of a tug boat which claimed the lives of three crewmen.
Donald Trump has accidentally posted a picture of killers Fred and Rosemary West on his Twitter account after being targeted by a troll.