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A8: Glasgow and Edinburgh Road - RTA westbound near Bargeddie - Glasgow-bound traffic now queuing back to J6 Newhouse.
David Moyes described La Liga as "better than the Premier League"at his unveiling as Real Sociedad manager.
Moyes, 51, who was sacked by Manchester United in April, said he took charge of the Spanish side after turning down offers from clubs in England's Premier League.
"Real Sociedad tugged at my heart strings," Moyes said.
"La Liga has the finest players and great coaches and I want to test myself against the best. I'm raring to go."
You've been discussing the outgoing first minister and SNP leader on ourFacebook page.
Stephen Clinton: He has been an absolutely excellent FM and Scotland has a lot to thank him for.
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The emergency services are dealing with a serious crash on the A90 between Lonmay and Fraserburgh.
The two-car accident happened at about 15:20.
Police said the road was closed at the junction of the B9032 to Memsie and at the Tesco roundabout.
Two people have been arrested as part of an ongoing investigation into a £2m fraud in the south-west of England.
A woman, 43, and a 23-year-old man were arrested in Glasgow on suspicion of conspiracy to commit fraud and money-laundering offences.
Police said around 300 people, who are mainly elderly, have been tricked out of money.
A 55-year-old man has gone on trial charged with the murder of his partner at their home in Renfrewshire.
Christopher Shone is alleged to have stabbed 43-year-old Mary Craig (pictured) following an argument at the home they shared in Lochwinnoch on 26 May.
The mother-of-four's body was found by the emergency services after they were called to the scene at about 22:45.
Mr Shone denies murdering his partner of eight years. The trial at the High Court in Glasgow continues.
A cat which fell 20 feet into a tank at a West Lothian sewage works has been rescued in an operation involving firefighters and animal rescue staff.
Paul Lacki, a worker at the Armadale plant, raised the alarm after hearing the animal's cries on Wednesday.
Firefighters climbed down a ladder into the tank and coaxed the cat into a cage, which was then hoisted up.
More on that story about Celtic and Glasgow City Council.
The European Commission (EC) has dismissed claims that the Scottish champions broke EU rules in land deals involving the city council.
Officials in Brussels had asked the club and council for information after receiving complaints earlier this year.
The council has now confirmed that it has been informed by the EC that no action will be taken. The complaints were never taken as far as a formal investigation.
Gordon Strachan is confident the Tartan Army will turn Celtic Park into a real home from home for Scotland players as they host Republic of Ireland.
Much has been made about Celtic connections within the visiting party and the resident club's Irish links ahead of the Euro 2016 qualifier.
But Scotland manager Strachan said: "We will turn Celtic Park into the home of Scottish football."
When you think of rock climbing, you might have an image of climbers hanging from a precipice with their fingers, or balancing by their toes on a tiny ledge.
But what if you're a wheelchair user, or if you're missing an arm or a leg, or if you have cerebral palsy?As this video demonstrates, Scotland's first Paraclimb competition at the Edinburgh International Climbing Arena near Ratho proved there are few limits when it comes to rock climbing.
A Gulf War veteran from Coldstream has become thefirst ex-serviceman in Scotland to undergo "horse therapy".
Vince Davidson joined the Army when he was 23. Like his father and grandfather before him, he fought with the King's Own Scottish Borderers, serving in Northern Ireland and the Gulf.
After leaving the military, he developed severe post-traumatic stress disorder and became a recluse, living in his shed for 15 years.
Now he has found a new lease of life after becoming the first Scottish veteran to undergo the treatment.
Actor Alan Cumming has written a memoir called "Not My Father's Son".In this interview, he talks about how exploring his family history has been a cathartic experience.
While in Malaysia, uncovering the mystery of his grandfather's death for BBC genealogy programme "Who Do You Think You Are?", Alan's own father - who had physically abused him as a child - then claimed Alan was not his son.
Speaking about his experience, he said: "Writing this book has been a great thing to, not just to make peace with myself and with my father, but also to realise that this is such a huge part of me and its always going to be."
A driver hit 100mph while racing against a complete stranger with a toddler in the back of his car.
Nathan Myles took on Ryan Ross on the A92 between Carnoustie and Dundee, unaware they were being tailed by an unmarked police car.
When Myles, 23, was stopped, officers discovered his sister and three-year-old child were with him in the Audi A3.
Both men were banned from driving for 16 months after pleading guilty to dangerous driving.
Ross County manager Jim McIntyre has released three defenders who were signed in the summer, but he expects to bolster his squad during the January transfer window.
The former Queen of the South boss, who took charge in September, has made room for new faces with Uros Celcer, Jordi Balk and Timothy Dreesen released.
Culture Club havecancelled their forthcoming US and UK tour - including their Glasgow tour date - because singer Boy George has developed a throat condition and may need surgery.
The reunited 1980s pop idols were due to embark on their first tour for 12 years on Saturday in California, and had been due to play at The SSE Hydro in Glasgow on 1 December.
Staff at Hydro made the announcement this afternoon, saying that tickets will be refunded from the original point of purchase.
In a statement Boy George said: "I'm devastated but I want to be able to perform to the best of my ability and the specialist has told me that right now that will be impossible. I will focus on getting better and see all my fans soon."
Both men will be vying for a place in the semi-finals at the O2 Arena in the late match at 20:00.
Police say they have seized a "sizeable" quantity of drugs from two addresses in Dumfries.
The first incident saw heroin with a street value of £38,000 recovered from a house in Cairn Avenue on Monday.
In the second search on Tuesday, cannabis worth more than £12,000 was found in a property in Queen Street.
A ferry built for Caledonian MacBrayne's Stornoway-Ullapool route is undergoing sea trials in Scotland.
Built in Germany, the £41.8m MV Loch Seaforth was at Ullapool and on the Clyde earlier this week.
Once in service, it will be able to take 700 passengers, 143 cars or 20 commercial vehicles.
The First Minister is to write to the Prime Minister after reports that the head of the Royal Navy, Admiral Sir George Zambellas, hadsuggested that warships could be built abroad.
The MOD is insisting it has no plans to change the policy of only building warships in the UK.
But Alex Salmond told MSPs during his finalFirst Minsters Questions at Holyrood that it would be a total betrayal if the contract for type 26 frigates did not come to the Clyde shipyards.
Plans for a multi million pound Elgin link road have beennarrowly rejected by Moray councillors.
They voted against the plan by seven votes to six.
It followed more than a day of evidence and deliberations.
The plan was for a link between the A96 and Elgin's Edgar Road retail park.
An 18-year-old man has been arrested in connection with an alleged sexual assault on a woman on a train.
The 25-year-old woman was attacked in the toilet of the stationary train, at Ayr station, between 22:20 and 23:00 on 31 October.
The train was the service for Glasgow Central due to leave Ayr at 23:00.
British Transport Police said the 18-year-old man was presently in custody and would appear at Ayr Sheriff Court in due course.
A dad has saved his daughter from an inferno by throwing her out a first floor window into stranger's arms.
Liam Crocket's quick thinking saved both their lives after the fire tore through the block of flats in East Kilbride, after he and one-year-old Lilly were trapped after a bin store at their block of flats was set alight.
The 21-year-old factory worker took action as black smoke engulfed the stairwell, trapping them inside the flat in East Kilbride.
After throwing Lilly to safety, Liam jumped from a kitchen window.Read the full story here.
Two late goals on Wednesday night in Airdrie sealed City's 5-4 aggregate win and a spot in the last eight.
Four armed men escaped with a till containing a three-figure sum of cashafter robbing an Edinburgh shop.
The men entered the Canongate Store where a 21-year-old man was working alone on Wednesday at about 18:40 and brandished knives.
Two of the thieves then seized the till.
A plastic container containing a two-figure sum was also stolen before the men made off into Bull's Close, where they disappeared.
Nathan Myles sped along the A92 dual carriageway between Carnoustie and Dundee racing Ryan Ross.
The pair - who had never met before - tailgated each other and other motorists completely unaware that they were being followed by an unmarked police car.Read the full story here.
A woman who launcheda drunken attack on an 80-year-old man in his home after saying, "you're my step-dad", has been jailed for 17 months.
Former carer Lyndsay Stirling, 28, battered Daniel Martin at his home in Easterhouse in the early hours of 1 January this year.
Glasgow Sheriff Court heard how she smashed the pensioner in the face with her elbow before continuing to batter him as he lay on the ground.
A hospital X-ray has helped to reveal the contents of a9th Century bronze pot found in Dumfriesshire by an amateur with a metal detector.
The sealed vessel was part of a major Viking hoard found at an undisclosed location earlier this year.
It was considered too delicate to open so Historic Scotland teamed up with Borders General Hospital.
The £485,000 unit, normally used on patients, revealed brooches, ingots and beads inside.
The prosecution inthe World's End murder trial has told the jury there is considerable, powerful and overwhelming evidence to return a guilty verdict.
In his closing submission, The Lord Advocate Frank Mulholland said justice was what the case was about.
He said it was 37 years since the crime but Christine Eadie and Helen Scott's families still wanted justice.
Angus Sinclair, 69, denies murdering and raping the girls after meeting them in the World's End pub in Edinburgh.
Cyclists in Glasgow are being urged to share their routes via anew mobile phone app in a bid to improve the city's bike network.
TheGlasgow Cycling app allows cyclists to submit routes, distances travelled, times taken and average speeds.
The anonymous information will be available for free on Future City Glasgow's open data website.
It is hoped the data will inform future investment decisions and improvements to the city's cycling network.
An investigation has been launched following a report ofa sex attack in an Edinburgh park.
Police officers taped off an area of Leith Links after a woman said she was assaulted there at about 01:00.
Police Scotland is appealing for witnesses to come forward.
Ali Smith has won the Goldsmiths Prize for original fiction for her novel How to be Both.
The Inverness-born author's book, which borrows from the techniques of fresco painting, won for its innovations in form and its inventive publication.
Three candidates are seeking election to the post ofpresident of the National Farmers Union Scotland.
Borders farmer Nigel Miller (pictured) has reached the end of his term having served in the position for four years.
Current vice presidents Allan Bowie, from St Andrews, and Rob Livesey, from Melrose, have confirmed they will stand for election on 10 February.
They will be joined by combinable crops committee chairman Andrew Moir, from near Laurencekirk.
Labour has announced a series of hustings for the candidates seeking to replace Johann Lamont as leader of the party in Scotland.
There will be seven events for party members in Dundee, Glasgow, Dumfries, Edinburgh, Inverness, Aberdeen and Cumbernauld.
The candidates - MSPsSarah Boyack and Neil Findlay and the MP Jim Murphy - are also expected to appear together at conferences for Labour women, young people and councillors.
Scotland Correspondent, BBC News
Frank Mulholland says part of Angus Sinclair's version of events is "preposterous, incredible and just defies common sense."
Mr Mulholland: "There's more chance of Livingston Football Club winning the Champions League" than part of Mr Sinclair's story being true.
Angus Sinclair denies raping and murdering Helen Scott and Christine Eadie. His lawyer will summarise the defence case this afternoon.
Scottish rugby head coach Vern Cotter has named an unchanged starting line-up to take on New Zealand on Saturday.
Cotter has stuck by the men who started the 41-31 victory over Argentina.
The team to play New Zealand is:
15 Stuart Hogg, 14 Sean Maitland, 13 Mark Bennett, 12 Alex Dunbar, 11 Tommy Seymour, 10 Finn Russell, 9 Greig Laidlaw, 1 Alasdair Dickinson, 2 Ross Ford, 3 Euan Murray, 4 Richie Gray, 5 Jonny Gray, 6 Rob Harley, 7 Blair Cowan, 8 Adam Ashe
Replacements - Fraser Brown, Gordon Reid, Geoff Cross, Tim Swinson, Johnnie Beattie, Chris Cusiter, Duncan Weir and Sean Lamont
Republic of Ireland midfielders James McCarthy and Glenn Whelan have bothbeen ruled out of Friday's Euro 2016 qualifying match against Scotland.
Everton's McCarthy (pictured left), who was born in Scotland, is to return to his club for treatment on a hamstring injury after undergoing a scan on Wednesday evening.