Laser attacks at Glasgow Airport have almost doubled in a year, posing a "real threat to flight safety'', a pilots' association has warned.
Man 'Serious' After Edinburgh Crash
A pedestrian is in a serious condition in hospital after being hit by a car on a dual carriageway.
The 50-year-old man is understood to have been walking on the northbound carriageway of the A90, near Cramond in Edinburgh, at around 3:15am today when he was hit by a blue Volkswagen Touran, police said.
He was taken by ambulance to the Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh where he remains in a serious condition.
Enquiries to establish the full circumstances of the collision are ongoing and police are appealing for information.
Sergeant Roger Park, of the Police Scotland Trunk Road Patrol Group, said: "I would appeal to anyone who was in the vicinity at the time and who believes that they may have witnessed the incident or indeed have any relevant information to contact the police on 101.''
A public consultation has been launched on the future of policing in Scotland over the next decade.
MSPs looking into the sporting legacy of the 2014 Commonwealth Games are carrying out a series of research visits across Scotland this week.
A Holyrood committee is calling for people to give their views on "ambitious'' Scottish Government plans to tackle child poverty.
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