Life on Earth kept to darkness for much of history, study finds

Tiny creatures that lived in the dark—either underground or below the sea floor—were the dominant life forms on Earth for much of the planet's …


Disabled former MP stranded after new station's lift failure

<b>A disabled former Labour MP was unable to attend a meeting in Dundee after the only working lift in the city's new £38m railway station broke down.</b><p>Dame Anne Begg, who uses a wheelchair, said she had to take the next train back to Aberdeen after being unable to leave the platform.<p>She was offered the …


Jurys Inn launches huge flash sale across all of its locations with stays until 2019

If you've been wanting to treat yourself to a city break but your budget's meant you haven't been able to put your plan into action, you may want to …

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Galliford Try hit by further costs on troubled Aberdeen bypass

Construction and housebuilding company Galliford Try is facing further costs for completing the troubled Aberdeen ring road, one of the projects which has been blamed for rival Carillion’s downfall.<p>Galliford said on Tuesday that it expected a “further exceptional charge” in the second half of the …


Aberdeen Standard and Opus Land secure 7.1 acre Midlands Industrial site

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Harford finally moving ahead with Rock Glenn Park project in Aberdeen

Harford County plans to proceed with the engineering phase of the development of Rock Glenn Park in Aberdeen this year, nearly five years after the …

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Scottish Gossip: Celtic, Rangers, Aberdeen, Hibs, Newcastle, Hull, Swansea, St Mirren, Millwall, Rotherham, Blackpool

FOOTBALL GOSSIP<p><b>Celtic</b> and <b>Newcastle</b><b>United</b> are interested in 24-year-old Uruguay midfielder Giorgian de Arrascaeta, who is valued at £18m by Brazilian club <b>Cruzeiro.</b> (Sun)<p><b>Celtic</b> are poised to offer Mikey Johnston to <b>Hibernian</b> on loan in an attempt to secure the signature of John McGinn after having an …


Doctor Who’s Mandip Gill: I didn’t see many brown people on TV when I was young

Send us a story<p>Sign up to our <b>Daily</b> newsletter<p>Doctor Who’s new stars have told of their delight at the diversity in the forthcoming series, because …

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BRIEF-Standard Life Aberdeen Says Prospectus Filed For Proposed IPO Of HDFC AMC

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New offer to Aberdeen Airport staff after Acas talks

<b>A revised pay offer has been made, aimed at preventing strikes by workers at Aberdeen Airport.</b><p>The deal will now be put to members of the Unite union, who overwhelmingly rejected a previous offer.<p>Airport management and officials from the Unite union held four hours of talks at the conciliation …

Great Britain

Final Four Confirmed for Aberdeen Standard Investments Ladies Scottish Open

The strongest Aberdeen Standard Investments Ladies Scottish Open field in history is set, with four official tournament invites awarded today to …


Doubledays Take Rubber Game in Aberdeen

<b>The Doubledays' offense finally erupted during their Game 3 matchup against the IronBirds after fighting tooth-and-nail for runs this past series.</b> …

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Police Scotland appeal as fist-fight filmed between cyclist and driver


Men’s Golf’s Stone wins Aberdeen Scottish Open - Texas Athletics

<b>AUSTIN, Texas –</b> Texas Men's Golf alum Brandon Stone (2013) matched the lowest round in European Tour history after winning the Aberdeen Scottish Open …



The Open Qualifying Series<p>July 12-15, 2018<p>Gullane Golf Club | <b>Par:</b> 70 | <b>Yardage:</b> 7112 <b><br>Purse:</b> $7,000,000<p>This week things are kicking off with the 36th …


Fat Consumption is the Only Cause of Weight Gain

Researchers say dietary fats, not sugars or proteins, are the only cause of weight gain.


Original designs for Aberdeen Football Club’s Pittodrie Stadium unearthed

Send us a story<p>Sign up to our <b>Daily</b> newsletter<p>Original designs for Aberdeen Football Club’s Pittodrie Stadium have been unearthed.<p>The designs were …


When is Trump coming to Scotland during his UK visit?

Donald Trump is not considered a popular man in Scotland.<p>After opening two golf courses (one of which affected plans for an offshore wind farm and …

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Aberdeen International Airport MD Carol Benzie resigns

<b>The managing director of Aberdeen International Airport has announced her resignation.</b><p>Carol Benzie will step down from her role at the end of July after 10 years with the business, which is owned by AGS Airports.<p>No reason was given for her departure.<p>Ms Benzie first joined the airport in 2008. She …


Scottish Open 2018: Tyrrell Hatton Round 2 interview

Tyrrell Hatton hopes to keep rolling in putts on the weekend at the Aberdeen Standard Investments Scottish Open.


Donald Trump to spend time in Scotland schmoozing 40 businessmen while taxpayers cover the cost

The US President's son, Eric, flew into Aberdeen Airport on a private Trump plane on Thursday along with business associates.<p>Donald Trump will spend …

Donald Trump

Scottish Open 2018: Trevor Immelman Round 2 interview

Trevor Immelman joins David Feherty and Damon Hack in the booth after his second round 64 at the Aberdeen Standard Investments Scottish Open.


11 workers laid off at Aberdeen, Watertown newspapers

Dakota Media Group has laid off seven employees at the American News and the Farm Forum in Aberdeen and four workers at the Watertown Public …


Investigation into Aberdeen City Council tax form data breach

<b>An investigation is under way after hundreds of tax forms containing personal information were sent to the wrong staff at Aberdeen City Council.</b><p>The local authority confirmed an "error" resulted in 947 P11D expenses and benefits forms being incorrectly issued last week.<p>The council apologised to …

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Scottish Open 2018: Phil Mickelson Round 1 interview

Phil Mickelson comments on his antics at the U.S. Open while talking to the media Thursday at the Aberdeen Standard Investments Scottish Open.

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11:09<p><b>DAY THREE AT THE ABERDEEN STANDARD INVESTMENTS SCOTTISH OPEN</b><p>Swede Jens Dantrop takes a one-shot lead into the final round on Sunday<br>• Fowler, …

PGA European Tour

More on COM HEM's Q2 results

Com Hem (OTC:CMHMY) reported Q2 revenue of SEK1.82B (+1.1% Y/Y). Segment revenues: Com Hem SEK1.41B (+3.5% Y/Y) and Boxer SEK403M (-6.2% Y/Y).<p>Q2 …


Aberdeen Airport workers vote to strike over summer holiday period

Workers at Aberdeen International Airport have voted overwhelmingly for strike action, prompting fears of flight cancellations.<p>Unite the union …

Great Britain

Aberdeen Standard Investments Scottish Open and Aberdeen Standard Investments Ladies Scottish Open set for The Renaissance Club in 2019 | LPGA | Ladies Professional Golf Association

The Aberdeen Standard Investments Scottish Open will return to East Lothian next year when The Renaissance Club hosts Scotland’s National Open on the …


Aberdeen Asia-Pacific Income Fund declares $0.035 dividend

Aberdeen Asia-Pacific Income Fund (NYSEMKT:FAX) declares $0.035/share monthly dividend, in line with previous.<p>Forward yield 9.66%<p>Payable July 31; for …