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Friday Aug 8 | The Daily Record

Pride of the Clyde: Man who headed up building of SSE Hydro reveals...

JOHN Sharkey made an emotional return to the riverside venue for the Commonwealth Games and spoke of his pride at it becoming one of the main symbols of the Games.

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Fri Aug 01, 2014

The Daily Star

Scotland mine more gold

Elsabeth Black of Canada performs on the beam during the women's gymnastics apparatus final at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow yesterday.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Olympic Gymnastics, Summer Olympics, Elsabeth Black, Usain Bolt, Olympic Athletics, Olympic Diving, Matthew Mitcham, Tom Daley

BBC News

Warning over offshore training scams

It follows a complaint to Aberdeen City Council Trading Standards from a graduate who applied for a vacancy through the website First Oil Energy.

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Related Topix: Sports, Usain Bolt, Summer Olympic, Olympic Athletics, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Lynsey Sharp, Eilidh Child, Max Whitlock, Olympic Gymnastics

Suria

Bolt enters Games fray, English teen...

Sprint legend Usain Bolt was preparing to make his eagerly-awaited Commonwealth Games bow on Friday while pint-sized gymnast Claudia Fragapane became England's best performer at a Games in 84 years.

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Newsday

Man dies after two-car crash on A90

Five people were taken to Aberdeen Royal Infirmary after the crash south of Rathen on Thursday, and a 73-year-old man has since died.

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Newsday

Driver cut free after M74 crash

A lorry driver was thrown over a crash barrier and another had to be cut free from his cab after two HGVs collided on the M74 in Dumfries and Galloway.

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BBC News

Port Glasgow body find 'suspicious'

Officers are at the scene and the property where the body was found has been sealed off while inquiries into the death continue.

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Sunday Herald

Eilidh Child earns a silver Hampden roar as Scots medal tally rises to 43

Eilidh Child received a hero's reception at Hampden Park last night, despite having to make do with a silver medal in the 400m hurdles.

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Related Topix: Daniel Keatings, Summer Olympic, Sports, Olympics, Beth Tweddle, Max Whitlock, Olympic Gymnastics, Summer Olympics, Louis Smith

Thu Jul 31, 2014

Newsday

The Last Stuart Queen

The last Stuart monarch, Queen Anne, died 300 years ago on August 1, 1714. Her death at the age of 49 re-ignited the controversy surrounding the Act of Union which had abolished the independent Scottish Parliament and led to the Jacobite uprising of 1715.

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Newsday

Glasgow 2014 round-up: Day Eight

But, don't worry, as each day passes we'll give you a round-up of the winners, the losers, and what's going on social media.

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The Age

Aussies break through for gymnastics medal

It took until the penultimate day of competition, but Larrissa Miller ensured Australia finally broke through for a first gymnastics medal at the Glasgow Commonwealth Games.

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Related Topix: Sports, Daniel Keatings, Larrissa Miller, Summer Olympic, Lauren Mitchell, Olympics, Max Whitlock, Olympic Gymnastics, Summer Olympics

Wed Jul 30, 2014

Sunday Herald

Team Scotland add another medal to their tally after winning gymnastics silver

The medals kept coming in the gymnastics arena as Daniel Keatings took another historic silver for Scotland in the Commonwealth Games men's individual all-around finals in Glasgow.

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BBC News

Borders rape charge found not proven

Darren Richardson, 33, had denied entering a 37-year-old woman's home in the Borders, repeatedly raping her and filming her performing sex acts on him.

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Related Topix: Daniel Keatings, Sports, Olympics, Olympic Gymnastics, Summer Olympics, Max Whitlock

Newsday

Motorbike pair wanted for break-ins

Two men on a motorbike are being sought in connection with a spate of break-ins across Edinburgh, Midlothian and East Lothian.

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

Sunday Herald

The record breakers: silver medal takes Team Scotland to target

SCOTLAND are primed to take a historic silver medal in the men's gymnastics at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.

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Olympic Medal Count

    Total
1 United States 46 29 29 104
2 China 38 27 23 88
3 Great Britain 29 17 19 65
4 Russian Federation 24 26 32 82
5 South Korea 13 8 7 28
6 Germany 11 19 14 44
7 France 11 11 12 34
8 Italy 8 9 11 28
9 Hungary 8 4 5 17
10 Australia 7 16 12 35
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