New research shows around one shop closed every day on Scotland's high streets in the first half of 2016.
BMW Windscreen Damaged By Man Hanging Van On M9
A BMW has been damaged after a man struck the windscreen while hanging out of the window of a van on a busy stretch of road.
The incident happened at about 10am on Tuesday on the M9 near junction four and Linlithgow Loch, heading towards Edinburgh.
A male passenger in a white van hung out the window and struck the windscreen of a white BMW 1 Series, police said.
Sergeant Andrew McGhee added: "We're appealing for anyone who might have witnessed this incident to please contact us.
"The M9 is a busy stretch of road and we're sure someone would have seen this.''
Anyone with information can contact police on 101 or anonymously via Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.
Jamie Murray is being awarded an OBE after a year in which he's won the US and Australian Open titles.
There's been a possible new sighting of a missing Scottish RAF serviceman.
Talks with other devolved leaders were held at Downing Street.
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