Two people have been charged after police in Edinburgh recovered drugs with a street value of almost £500,000.
Man Remanded Over Motherwell Road Death
A man has appeared in court following the death of a woman in a road crash as she walked her dog in Motherwell.
Linda Carson died at the scene of the crash near Muirhouse Road on Sunday evening.
The 44-year-old had been walking her dog when she was hit by a car.
Darren Ferris, 24, appeared in private at Hamilton Sheriff Court, where he faced eight charges.
He faced a charge of culpable homicide or an alternative charge of contravention of section one of the Road Traffic Act 1988.
He is also charged with six other alleged contraventions of the same act, and with attempting to defeat the ends of justice.
Ferris, of Motherwell, made no plea or declaration and was remanded in custody, the Crown Office confirmed.
The case was committed for further examination and he is expected to return to court within eight days.
Craig Whyte told Rangers bosses the money to fund his acquisition of the football club was "coming from himself'', a court has heard.
Extra funding of £6.3 million has been announced to help Scottish Ambulance Service staff treat more patients at home or in the community.
Craig Whyte's offer to buy Rangers Football Club seemed to be a "viable proposition'', a court has heard.
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