September 27, 2018

Chemical pollution is set to wipe out half of world’s killer whales

HALF the world’s killer whales could be wiped out by chemical pollutants within just 50 years, scientists have warned.
September 27, 2018

Aberdeen cold case: Plea over cheese wire killing of taxi driver

COLD case detectives have launched an appeal for information about the murder of a taxi driver who was garroted with a cheese wire 35 years ago. George Murdoch died shortly after after being found on the outskirts of Aberdeen on September 29, 1983.
September 27, 2018

Call to end train overcrowding in Scotland

Scotland’s top 10 most overcrowded train journeys have been revealed. The 4.34pm from Edinburgh to Perth is the most overcrowded at 136 per cent of planned capacity.
September 27, 2018

The Football Solution review: George Megalogenis on lessons from a Grand Final

George Megalogenis argues that Australian politicians could learn a lot from Richmond's triumph in last year's AFL Grand Final.
September 27, 2018

Yeah Baby! Can you name these great movie lines?

Some of the best lines we use were first said on the big screen, but how well do you remember them and when’s the best time to slip them into conversation?
September 27, 2018

‘I just went ballistic’: Barbra Streisand lays into Trump in new single

Babs has a potent message for US President Trump in a new song from her upcoming album: "Don't lie to me."
September 27, 2018

‘A racist, misogynist disaster’: J.K. Rowling responds as fans slam Fantastic Beasts casting

The casting of an Asian actress in the role of Nagini has been criticised as "offensive" and "inappropriate".
September 27, 2018

NZ PM a hit on US late night TV

Jacinda Ardern made an appearance on Stephen Colbert covering everything from international diplomacy to maternity bras.
September 27, 2018

Maid of the Loch restoration in trouble as grant is refused

THE restoration of a historic paddle steamer is in jeopardy after the rejection of a multi-million-pound funding package. The Maid of the Loch, launched in 1953, has been moored at Balloch Pier as a tourist attraction while volunteers from the Loch Lom...
September 27, 2018

Tesla boss Elon Musk sued for ‘fraud’ by US regulator

Tesla boss Elon Musk has been accused of fraud by a US regulator over his tweets about potentially taking the electric car company private.
September 27, 2018

Tesla boss Elon Musk sued for ‘fraud’ by US regulator

Tesla boss Elon Musk has been accused of fraud by a US regulator over his tweets about potentially taking the electric car company private.
September 27, 2018

Transfer scam victims could be reimbursed

Bank account holders who are tricked into transferring money to fraudsters could be entitled to reimbursement if they have acted with the "requisite level of care" under proposed new rules.