The mortality rate at Scotland's hospitals has fallen by 8.4% over the last three years.
Sex Attack In East Kilbride
A woman has been sexually assaulted on a footpath.
The 42-year-old was on a path near Stewartfield Way in East Kilbride, South Lanarkshire, when she was attacked on Wednesday.
The path, which is near the town's rural life museum, has been closed off by officers as part of their investigation.
Police said the probe is at an early stage and their priority is supporting the victim after her "scary and tiring experience''.
Stefano Brizzi was found hanged in his cell around a month after being taken off suicide watch, an inquest heard.
iona McMaster, 41, was reported missing having last been seen outside Marks and Spencer in Morningside Road in Edinburgh at around 4.40pm on August 8.
Stuart Campbell, who runs the Wings Over Scotland website, was arrested on Friday.
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