The NBA has banned an investor from attending games and Golden State Warriors team activities for one year for “pushing and directing obscene language toward the Toronto Raptors’ Kyle Lowry”.
A young Highland MSP last night spoke of her pride one year on from launching a campaign to cut the use of plastic.
Fishermen have reacted angrily to proposals which would see trawling and dredging banned from a number of inshore lochs on the west coast and the islands in order to protect seabed vegetation.
Businesses in Fraserburgh have backed moves to renew a law banning boozing in the town centre.
Consumers have been urged to act quickly and snap up powerful vacuum cleaners before they are outlawed by a "nonsense" EU ban.
One of the world's largest cancer research charities has backed a move by NHS Grampian to extinguish smoking on their premises.
Councillors are being urged to back plans for a ban on mass releases of balloons and lanterns.
Shetland's fishermen leaders hope to negotiate concessions on the incoming ban on discards when UK fishing minister George Eustice visits the isles today.