Fears have been raised about the worrying number of children being left home alone in parts of Tayside and Fife.
Police in Fife have finally confirmed that a body found in Kirkcaldy last month has now been formally identified as that of missing teenager Libbi Toledo.
Two people have been taken to hospital following a road smash in Angus.
A young man missing from near Cupar has been found safe and well.
An extra £5 million to help NHS boards cope with the pressure winter puts on health and social care services has been announced by the Scottish Government.
Hundreds of visitors are expected to descend on some of the area’s prestigious golf courses today as the 17th annual Alfred Dunhill Links Championship tees off.
Members of the public will get the chance to hear more about a bold blueprint for the future of rail services in Tayside and Fife at an event in Dundee this weekend.