A US woman has been charged over the death of a newborn baby who was abandoned in a ditch 38 years ago.
A heroin dealer snared after his DNA was found on the airbag of a car he'd crashed at a busy junction before running off has been jailed for almost three-and-a-half years.
Backstreet Boys star Nick Carter has said fans are nostalgic for the 1990s as the band prepares to embark on a world tour.
A bungling crook has been jailed for more than three years after he was caught on camera loitering outside a house he had broken into - with cops then finding a pair of DNA laden gloves the criminal had dropped inside the property.
Mystery surrounds the "largest number" of recorded deep sea whale strandings around the west coast of Scotland and Ireland.
A “ground-breaking” project is being developed to proactively manage human risk in the offshore industry.
It is one of the most famous mysteries in the world.
A forensics expert revealed yesterday that a murder victim’s blood was found on clothes belonging to his alleged killers.
A north-east family is preparing a rousing reception to welcome a brother they never knew they had into the fold.
A rapist who escaped justice for seven years following a sex attack was yesterday sent to prison after being snared by DNA.
Brewing has always been a science – getting the measures right, working through all the different stages that turn the ingredients into delicious booze.
A holidaymaker was walking back to his accommodation after a night out when he was punched in the face by a complete stranger, a court heard yesterday.
Police have found new DNA evidence in the Brian McKandie murder hunt - and could do a mass screening to finally track down his killer.
The gun which killed Alistair Wilson has been the subject of intense scrutiny by police.
Residents in the north-east are being asked to contribute their DNA for a major scientific study.
A pioneering Highland aquaculture firm will later this year introduce salmon eggs with improved resistance to sea lice.