Brain deterioration caused by Alzheimer's has been delayed with a drug for the first time, researchers have announced.
Unemployment in Scotland has fallen by 14,000 in three months, official figures show.
A new Police Scotland helicopter will be fitted with a black box recorder in line with recommendations following the Clutha tragedy.
Scotland's new national poet has been announced by the First Minister.
This is the moment pop hunk Justin Bieber was caught on CCTV tucking into a haggis supper.
A former director of Dundee FC who left the country after going bankrupt has been forced to return home after his Middle Eastern dream went “bust”.
Former Scottish secretary Alistair Carmichael has told a court he "enormously" regrets his involvement in the leaking of a confidential memo.
A £100 million strategy setting out services to provide cancer care in Scotland over the next five to 10 years has been announced by the Health Secretary.
A new survey shows the old clich of Scots being thrifty with their cash may have some truth to it.
Scottish Labour leader Kezia Dugdale will call on the SNP to back her party's pledge to protect education spending in the next Scottish Parliament when she leads at debate on the issue at Holyrood.