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Glasgow Warriors gave themselves an outside chance of pipping Cardiff Blues for second place in Heineken Cup Pool Two when they hit back from 10-0 down to win 15-10 at Exeter.

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Edinburgh airport re-opens after suspicious package was found

Passengers were evacuated at 2pm and bomb disposal experts are at the scene

Scottish independence: David Cameron aims to win Scots' hearts

The campaign against Scottish independence must move beyond economics to arguments of the “head and heart”, Prime Minister David Cameron has said.

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Two dead, a teenager missing, damage to homes and businesses, transport disrupted. And it isn't over. More rain, high tides and gale-force winds are on the way

The boy was rushed to hospital but died of his injuries shortly after arriving

Four-year-old boy 'crushed to death by horse' on family farm

The boy died from his injuries shortly after being rushed to hospital. Police are not treating the death as suspicious

A sign sits in flood water on a road in southern England.

UK weather: four children rescued by helicopter in Scotland as storms are forecast to bring in the new year

The Met Office has issued a severe weather warning for rain on New Year's Day in areas including western Scotland and southern England

Elderly woman dies after Christmas Day house fire

Mary McConnell, 83, died at the scene of the blaze in Glasgow

Cardiff City fans protest against club owner Vincent Tan following the furore surrounding the future of manager Malky Mackay

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Around 200 fans displayed banners expressing their disapproval of Tan's ownership following the ultimatum he delivered to manager Mackay

Paolo Di Canio said that if players turned up with mobile phones, he would throw them in the sea

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Stormy seas at Porthcawl: The Met Office said that winds of up to 80mph are predicted in some areas.

UK Christmas weather: Britain to be hit with gale force 80mph winds and heavy rain

It's beginning to look a lot like an unsettled Christmas 

"The scariest experience of my life": Young woman left in shock after fairground ride falls apart while 200ft in the air

The 23-year-old clung to the ropes of the "Star Flyer" ride at a Christmas fair in Edinburgh

Severe gales forecast across northern Britain

Severe gales will sweep across northern Britain over the weekend with gusts forecast to reach more than 80mph.

The wreckage of the police three-tonne Eurocopter before being lifted from the Clutha Vaults in Glasgow yesterday

Glasgow helicopter crash: Death toll rises to 10

Joe Cusker died earlier today at Glasgow Royal Infirmary

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