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  1. Bucket list? Zzzz. But this list of 25 spots -- from caves to...Read the original story w/Photo

    54 min ago | Los Angeles Times

    You won't find India's Taj Mahal or San Francisco's Alcatraz on Smithsonian magazine's list of 25 top new places to travel in its September issue. It approaches destinations as a place to learn and experience rather than just snap a photo.

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  2. Local food goes the distanceRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Sunday Herald

    It wasn't so long ago that the food that graced our tables was, by default, seasonal and local. We ate the vegetables coming out of the fields around us, the meat that left the local farm, and the grain that was milled nearby.

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  3. Developers are going greenRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Sunday Herald

    The 18th century philanthropists felt it was true, scientists now firmly believe it to be the case, and Scotland's planners and housing developers are cottoning on to it too - green, natural spaces close to homes make people healthier, happier and more able to get along. According to The Faculty of Public Health, which sets the standards for specialists in public health in the UK: "Evidence suggests that contact with safe, green spaces can improve a number of aspects of mental and physical health and wellbeing.

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  4. Think you'd loathe it? Think again. Here's 20 things to love about...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Evening Times

    GOVANHILL is arguably the most divisive area of the city. In conversation, you're damned if you do and you're damned if you don't.

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  5. Public safety put at risk following thefts from high voltage substations in FalkirkRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Falkirk Herald

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Since August 11, seven substations have been prised open and wire and earth bond cable stolen.

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  6. Edinburgh flight path fight takes offRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Linlithgow Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Concerned residents attended the Linlithgow and Linlithgow Bridge Community Council meeting on Tuesday to express their wishes for local groups to pull their resources and put up a fight.

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  7. Your picturesRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | BBC News

    "I like the colours that came out just as the sun dipped below the clouds," said Scott Irving who took this at Granton Square as he cycled home from work in Edinburgh. Send us your pictures to [email protected] "This little grebe had a stickleback for his/her lunch at Morton lochs near Tayport in Fife" said Eric Niven.

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  8. Suspected Sparkhill paedophile David Swift believed to be in DublinRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | IcWolverhampton

    David Swift, 53, of Phillip Sidney Road, Sparkhill , was believed to have skipped the country after he failed to answer charges of downloading indecent images of children at Birmingham Crown Court last December. Det Con Lindsey Seeley, of the Online Child Sexual Exploitation Team, said: "We continue to make enquiries and we will continue to search for him.

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  9. Solar panel payout to fall by A 192 a year - how to install yours nowRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Mirror.co.uk

    Installing solar panels was once a lucrative opportunity. But as the Government tightens the purse strings, the chance of making money from it is closing Brits planning to install solar panels will lose out on 192 a year compared to those doing it earlier because of cost-cutting measures.

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  10. SNP and Labour politicians put their differences aside to support...Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Daily Record

    Rutherglen councillor Gerard Killen and King's Park MP Stuart McDonald put political disagreements to the side to celebrate Pride Labour councillor Gerard Killen and Stuart McDonald MP of the SNP were among thousands of marchers who took to the streets of the city to celebrate the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex community. And while they might not agree with each other when it comes to politics, they were singing from the same hymn sheet when they met up at the event.

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  11. Fast food monster: Violent sex offender convicted of grooming kids in ...Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Daily Record

    VILE Stefan Readenour, who has been convicted of grooming children on the internet and threatening to kill his male lover, worked at a string of fast food joints in Scotland. A VIOLENT sex offender with convictions for grooming children in America has surfaced in Scotland, where he has landed a string of jobs in fast food restaurants.

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  12. Fast food monster: Sex offender convicted of grooming kids in America ...Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Daily Record

    VILE Stefan Readenour, who has been convicted of grooming children on the internet and threatening to kill his male lover, worked at a string of fast food joints in Scotland. A SEX offender with convictions for grooming children in America has surfaced in Scotland, where he has landed a string of jobs in fast food restaurants.

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  13. Plea to new regime to heal rift ripping through local governmentRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Sunday Herald

    THE rift which has ripped through Scottish local government in the 18 months can be healed by the incoming regime at the country's largest council, it has been claimed. With a new leader due to be in place at Glasgow City Council in less than a fortnight, overtures have already been made to the likely incumbents to meet to discuss the split.

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  14. Human rights activists criticise inaction over Scots traveller health crisisRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Sunday Herald

    HUMAN rights activists have condemned a lack of action over the welfare of the gypsy and traveller community in Scotland as an official report said they had "by far the worst health" of any ethnic group. Urgent government action has been pledged to address health problems amongst the gypsy and traveller communities in Scotland as a result of the analysis, but human rights activists say issues should have been tackled sooner.

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  15. 14 changes for Scotland re-match with ItalyRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Sunday Herald

    Sean Lamont is the only player to return to the starting team that overcame Italy 16-12 in Turin last weekend. The 95-times capped Glasgow Warriors wing starts a third straight summer Test, having been brought back into the squad as a replacement for Tommy Seymour who has back pain.

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  16. Dumbarton FC blog: The Sons will pick themselves up again after Queen of the South defeatRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Daily Record

    Sons fan John Sartain shares his views on all things Dumbarton FC in his exclusive blog for Lennox Herald and www.dailyrecord.co.uk readers. It is so much easier to write a blog when you are playing well and defeating promotion hopefuls, but being a Dumbarton fan, you know there is going to be a few games where you are going to have to write after defeats, especially defeats at the hands - or feet - of the Doonhamers.

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  17. Special date for diamond coupleRead the original story

    Yesterday | Kirkintilloch Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. John and Tilly McClure met at a danc e venue in Glasgow, and were married at Kilbowie Parish Church in Clydebank - but while John's professional life took them on stints to Chester and Newcastle they have spent much of their married life in and around Lenzie, Kirkintilloch and Bishopbriggs.

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  18. Legal hearing to take place over New Carron couple's alleged sign language scamRead the original story

    Yesterday | Falkirk Herald

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Husband and wife Andrew and Caroline Thomson , who ran an online interpretation service for the deaf, alledgedly submitted bogus claims to the Government's Access to Work Scheme for sign language interpreters they did not need over a four year period - including one for a trip to Las Vegas - and employed a company they owned themselves to supply them.

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  19. Taylor Swift double, Rebecca has specs appealRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Daily Record

    A Paisley student who doubles as a Taylor Swift and Disney princess lookalike has shown great vision by making it into a Specsavers competition. Rebecca Wilson, 21, has been picked as a regional finalist for Specsavers' Spectacle Wearer of the Year from hundreds of entries across Scotland She could claim 10,000 and a luxury holiday in the Bahamas if she wins, as well as a chance to mingle with the stars at the 20th annual awards.

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  20. Rugby World Cup 2015: A-Z of the tournament in picturesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The First Post

    Nearly 83,000 people crammed into Sydney's Telstra Stadium on 22 November 2003 to see England beat Australia 20-17 in the final. To this day, it remains the highest ever attendance for a Rugby World Cup final match.

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