An abandoned duckling has adopted a soft toy cat as its mother after the fluffy feline helped save its life.
The family of a man who died after contracting legionnaires’ disease on holiday in Bulgaria is taking legal action against tour operator Jet2.
The sentencing of a man convicted of assaulting a toddler by putting her in a tumble dryer has been delayed for a background report.
A man convicted of assaulting a toddler by putting her in a tumble dryer will be sentenced on Thursday.
A Scottish estate where a hen harrier is believed to have been caught in an illegally set trap has said it is not to blame for the bird’s death.
Animal welfare campaigner Chris Packham has described the illegal killing of birds of prey as “out of control”, after another death in Scotland.
Pictures showing a wife killer enjoying a day out at the shops sends “the wrong message” to the victim’s family, a councillor has said.
A man accused of murder has had his case continued without plea for psychiatric reports.
The main route into England from Scotland is backed up for 12 miles after a road accident.
Scientists have developed a new carbon dating system which is twice as fast as existing technologies and will “transform” the process.
An eight-year-old boy was threatened with a knife before being robbed of his clothing at a primary school.
Five people have been injured after a head-on collision in South Lanarkshire.