A boy who killed six-year-old Alesha MacPhail has been named as Aaron Campbell.
A beaver has been found dead on a wildlife reserve in Tayside having been shot in the chest.
A mother-to-be in Scotland gave birth to her premature twin boys 52 miles apart.
Proposed new legislation to help boost organ donation is ethically unacceptable and risks reducing the number of transplants that can take place, MSPs have been warned.
Labour slumped to third place in Scottish politics behind the Conservatives because the party “gave up the middle ground”, former prime minister Tony Blair has claimed.
A man has been charged after the death of another man whose body was found in a house in Fife.
The decision to repeal Scotland’s Offensive Behaviour at Football Act sent out the wrong signal to fans, according to an MSP.
Postgraduate funding has been expanded to cover students on all types of masters courses.
A boy who killed six-year-old Alesha MacPhail in a “bestial manner” could be identified on Friday.
The newly formed Independent Group will provide a “great opportunity” to boost a political centre-ground which is “desperate to grow”, according to Willie Rennie.
Passengers flying to and from London airports have suffered flight delays due to fog on Friday morning.
Around 40 firefighters have been tackling a blaze at a retail unit in Edinburgh.
A yellow weather warning for fog has been issued for parts of England.
A major new study is to assess the impact of tourism on Skye, which attracts more than 500,000 visitors a year.
Fresh funding has been announced by the Scottish Government in a bid to shorten waiting times for people receiving medical procedures.
A no-deal Brexit would be a “multi-million-pound blow” to the Scottish Economy, CBI Scotland has warned.
The SNP have learned nothing from watching Theresa May’s attempts to negotiate a deal to leave the European Union, according to the Lib Dems’ deputy leader.
Concerns are growing for a man who has been report missing.
Two women have been charged with wasting police time after it was reported a pensioner had been attacked and robbed in South Lanarkshire.
Loganair is to take over the London Stansted route from City of Derry Airport following the collapse of flybmi.