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Mass brawl after cars ram into each other in Fife

Sun, 07/22/2018 - 18:43
Police say about 20 men were involved in a fight after cars deliberately rammed into each other in Fife.
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New electric trains to start running next week

Sat, 07/21/2018 - 13:06
Changes have been made to the windscreens of the class 385 trains after drivers raised concerns.
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Body found in search for missing man Steven Cunningham

Sat, 07/21/2018 - 13:01
Police had been searching for Cowdenbeath man Steven Cunningham since he went missing on 10 July.
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Work begins on old tram depot in Leith

Fri, 07/20/2018 - 16:57
The £1.3m regeneration project sees the at-risk building brought back into use by the autumn.
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Dentist tells of her 13,000 mile commute to fix island teeth

Fri, 07/20/2018 - 13:32
Penny Granger makes an epic journey every year to examine the teeth of people living in one of the remotest places on earth.
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Motorcyclist killed in A93 crash named

Thu, 07/19/2018 - 13:07
The 53-year-old from Fife died in a one-vehicle accident on the A93 in Aberdeenshire.
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'Legal highs' crackdown reduces hospital admissions

Thu, 07/19/2018 - 11:54
Police and trading standards began a crackdown on the drugs in Edinburgh in 2015.
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Teenager admits murder bid on Syrian refugee in Edinburgh

Thu, 07/19/2018 - 11:25
The 25-year-old Syrian man was stabbed six times, mainly in the chest, and suffered life-threatening injuries.
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New Boroughmuir School is already too small

Wed, 07/18/2018 - 17:13
The £35m Boroughmuir High School will need to be upgraded to take in an additional 300 pupils by 2027.
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Malin Head: Boy and man die after boat capsizes

Wed, 07/18/2018 - 13:05
Another man survives four hours in the water near Malin Head after being found clinging to a buoy.
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Two teenage boys seriously hurt in camping cliff fall

Wed, 07/18/2018 - 12:59
Police in East Lothian are warning of the dangers after a big operation to rescue two teenagers who fell near North Berwick
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Man dies after crashing into railway bridge in Fife

Wed, 07/18/2018 - 12:40
The 49-year-old man was taken to hospital following the incident on the A921 near Kirkcaldy.
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Main thoroughfare to reopen after almost a year in Edinburgh

Wed, 07/18/2018 - 11:49
Leith Street is to reopen on Saturday 28 July at 06:00 following the works, in connection with the £1bn St James Quarter development.
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Stolen imitation firearms found by police in Fife

Wed, 07/18/2018 - 11:06
The replica SA80 rifles stolen from an army cadet hall are found on the outskirts of Newport-on-Tay.
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Michelle Obama speaks out in Edinburgh

Tue, 07/17/2018 - 22:53
The former first lady tells a fundraising dinner of her hopes that the world will become a better place for girls.
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Teenage girl assaulted on Glenrothes footpath

Tue, 07/17/2018 - 22:15
A man grabbed the 15-year-old by the arm in Glenrothes but she managed to break free.
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Poundworld to close seven stores in Scotland

Tue, 07/17/2018 - 17:29
Eight-two jobs will go in Scotland along with a further 449 in other parts of the UK.
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Woman narrowly escapes crash after rats gnaw car brakes

Tue, 07/17/2018 - 17:23
The 65-year-old driver was with her 14-year-old grandson when her brakes failed in Edinburgh.
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Surge in social issue shows at Edinburgh Fringe

Tue, 07/17/2018 - 13:35
Mental health is one of hot topics, featuring in 42 shows at this year's Edinburgh Fringe festival.
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'Celebrating life with no need for church'

Tue, 07/17/2018 - 00:06
It may sound like a religious gathering, but this Sunday morning assembly has no mention of any God.
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