Scotland will seek to intervene against the UK Government as it seeks to overturn a legal ruling which made clear MPs must approve the formal triggering of Brexit, First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has announced.
Scientists are a step closer to developing a test for early-stage Parkinson's disease.
A man who stabbed his flatmate in the heart after claiming she refused to have sex with him has been jailed for a minimum of 17 years for her murder.
An expansion of the use of electronic tags to help reduce reoffending has been proposed by the Scottish Government.
Police have charged 16 men over football-related disorder in Edinburgh after a game involving St Johnstone.
Theresa May has said she is willing to listen to Nicola Sturgeon's options for Scotland to have a different relationship with the European Union.
Brexit could make the process of extraditing criminals to and from the UK "slower and more cumbersome", Scotland's senior law officer has warned.
A rare 17th-century map of the world found stuffed up a chimney in Aberdeen has been saved following intricate conservation work.
MSPs have unanimously approved the appointment of Scotland's top legal officers.
A range of measures to better support jurors in traumatic court cases have been suggested by a top QC.