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Hearts defender issued Notice of Complaint

Hearts defender issued Notice of Complaint

Jamie Hamill received the Notice of Complaint after knocking Ross County boss Derek Adams to the ground during a match.

Scots rowers in world record bid

Scots rowers in world record bid

Two Scottish rowers are attempting to set a world record by being part of the first crew to cross the Indian Ocean.

Forensic officers 'found machine gun' at crime scene

Forensic officers 'found machine gun' at crime scene

A crime scene investigator has been giving evidence in the trial of seven men who deny murdering Mohamed Abdi in Edinburgh.

Man in court on explosives charges

Man in court on explosives charges

Faris Alkhori, 61, was charged after a tower block had to be evacuated in Muirhouse on Friday night.

Parents' anger over baby ashes report

Parents' anger over baby ashes report

Mums and dads affected by the Mortonhall baby ashes scandal demand to see the results of an investigation.

Andy Murray receives Freedom of Stirling

Andy Murray receives Freedom of Stirling

The Wimbledon champion returns home to be showered in honours.

Cameron: "We will always be greater together"

Cameron: "We will always be greater together"

Both David Cameron and Alex Salmond are using St George's Day to make speeches on Scottish independence.

Taxi driver admits raping teen

Taxi driver admits raping teen

Mohammed Ashraf took a 14 year old schoolgirl to an empty flat in Edinburgh where he sexually assaulted her.

Man dies after greenhouse crash

Man dies after greenhouse crash

The man's car rolled down an embankment and crashed into a glass greenhouse at a plant wholesaler in Edinburgh.

Man charged with murder of toddler

Man charged with murder of toddler

Kevin Park, 26, appears in court accused of killing his girlfriend's young daughter in a flat in Fife.

Tanning salon goes up in flames

Tanning salon goes up in flames

It is thought the blaze at Tanxpress on the high street in Cowdenbeath was caused by an electrical fault in a sunbed.

Kelpies lit up for launch event

Kelpies lit up for launch event

A massive new art installation overlooking the M9 near Falkirk have been lit up as part of a pyrotechnic launch event.

Cyclist injured in hit-and-run

Cyclist injured in hit-and-run

The woman was on Edinburgh's Liberton Gardens when she was involved in an accident with a blue/silver car.

Man dies in Leith flat fire

Man dies in Leith flat fire

Crews were called to the blaze at a property on Gordon Court on Thursday afternoon.

Edinburgh Zoo meerkats move into new home

Edinburgh Zoo meerkats move into new home

The animals have been moved into an enclosure fitted with heated caves, underground tunnels and a sand area for digging.

Bill Walker conviction appeal refused

Bill Walker conviction appeal refused

The former MSP says he is "disappointed" judges have rejected his appeal against his domestic abuse conviction.

Funeral to be held for wall collapse pupil

Funeral to be held for wall collapse pupil

Keane Wallis-Bennett, 12, died at Liberton High School in Edinburgh on 1 April when a wall collapsed on her.

LISTEN: Hearts 'safe from liquidation'

LISTEN: Hearts 'safe from liquidation'

Foundation of Hearts chairman Ian Murray speaks to Forth News about today's announcement.

Police investigate suspicious fire

Police investigate suspicious fire

A six storey tenement in Edinburgh was evacuated after what is thought to be a deliberate fire started in the stairwell.

Study examines couples closeness

Study examines couples closeness

Researchers say closeness between couples is reflected in the distance separating them when they sleep.

Giant panda artificially inseminated

Giant panda artificially inseminated

Tian Tian has undergone artificial insemination after failing to mate naturally with Yang Guang again this year.

Listen: Scottish beaches awash with praise

Listen: Scottish beaches awash with praise

For the first time, every beach in Scotland has passed water quality tests - thanks to last year's dry summer.

Police link sex attacks

Police link sex attacks

Two women were attacked in Leith during the early hours of Monday morning.

Police confirm body as missing man

Police confirm body as missing man

A body found in Falkirk on Monday was David Paterson who had been missing from his home for a week.

Lab grown blood cells ready for patient tests

Lab grown blood cells ready for patient tests

Scientists at Edinburgh uni say the first volunteers will be tested late in 2016.

Botanic Garden to sow poppy field

Botanic Garden to sow poppy field

The Royal Botanic Garden in Edinburgh will create the field in May to mark the centenary of the First World War.

Fire hits office block in St Andrew Square

Fire hits office block in St Andrew Square

30 firefighters were battling the blaze at its peak but there were no casualties.

Family pay tribute to policeman killed in M8 crash

Family pay tribute to policeman killed in M8 crash

The family of an off-duty police officer who was struck and killed by a tanker on a motorway has paid tribute to a "loving husband…

Edinburgh uni targets solar powered broadband

Edinburgh uni targets solar powered broadband

Scientists say in the future we could be using the power of the sun to access the internet on our phones and laptops.

Air pollution claims 2,000 Scots lives

Air pollution claims 2,000 Scots lives

Edinburgh is one of the worst areas in Scotland for the number of deaths caused by air pollution, coming second to Glasgow.

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