A "LONELY" 87-year-old man has been put on the sex offenders register after he kissed shocked shop staff - twice.
HEALTH and safety chiefs were due to visit the base of a North-east engineering company today following an industrial incident.
POLICE have released CCTV after a man was seriously assaulted in Aberdeen.
A BUSY Aberdeen road will be made one-way for seven days from Monday.
Male solicitors are paid up to 42% more than their female counterparts, according to new research.
A cat born with facial deformities so severe that he was not expected to live for more than two weeks has survived two major surgical operations and gone on to develop a fanbase online.
A gastropub landlord is facing jail for killing a wealthy eccentric American with an ironing board.
The Prime Minister will head a meeting of the Government's emergency Cobra committee on the migrant crisis at Calais .
George Osborne has been challenged to reveal if he met or contacted Rupert Murdoch during a period which saw BBC funding cuts.
Children's charity Kids Company is being investigated by police officers specialising in sexual offences, exploitation and child abuse.
Game Of Thrones fans, brace yourselves: The fantasy saga's end is perhaps just a few years away.
The first full trailer for the new Bond movie, Spectre, has been released.
Simon Pegg has revealed he could not resist cheating on his Mission Impossible diet.
SOAKING up the sun, lounging by the pool and devouring an abundance of sinful snacks and desserts until I was fit to burst.
DESPITE gargantuan advances in medical science, we still don't fully understand the complexities of the human brain: its ability to process vast quantities of information, solve problems and store memories.
MAGGIE unfolds in a bleak, colour-bleached future ravaged by a deadly contagion, which takes six to eight weeks from infection to transform a healthy human host into a monstrous husk, capable of spreading the virus with a single bite.
FETED by some sports commentators as the greatest boxer of all time, Sugar Ray Robinson possessed one unshakeable quality that gave him an edge over his opponents.
A NORTH-EAST film producer has scooped an accolade for his work on a movie partly shot in Aberdeen.
A 15-YEAR-OLD boy has been charged after a teenage girl was allegedly knocked down by a motorbike in Aberdeen.
AN OIL firm today announced it is reviewing the bonus provision of 200 offshore workers.
POLICE have today confirmed a fire that ripped through a derelict building is being treated as suspicious.
Wood Group PSN (WGPSN) is set to shed 200 positions across its offshore and onshore sites.
THE schedule for works to close a section of a major commuter route as part of a £745 million roads project was revealed today.
IT IS one of Scotland's most famous novels, set in the heart of the North-east - and now the film adaptation is set to have its world premiere at an international film festival.
FOR little Ashton Hutcheson life has now become a waiting game after his mum was told he will eventually need a heart transplant.
HOUSE prices in the North-east have increased year on year, despite a dip this summer, according to a new report.
A CALIFORNIAN is to fly more than 5,000 miles in a bid to trace his ancestral heritage in the North-east.
A FREE parking permit, which Aberdeen residents campaigned for, has appeared on the classified advert website Gumtree.
A decision by union members over whether to accept an offer of proposals from the Offshore Contractors Association (OCA) will be made today.
A CAR has crashed into a telegraph pole on a North-east road.
AN AWARD-WINNING business is in the running to scoop yet more national accolades.
NORTH-EAST commuters are facing delays today due to a fault at a level crossing.
POLICE are appealing for information following a theft by housebreaking at commercial premises in Aberdeenshire.
POPULAR Aberdeen student pub The Bobbin is getting a £350,000 revamp to make it one of the most tech-friendly pubs in the city.
A drilling contractor is in consultation with staff over redundancies after two rigs were stacked following a decline in oil price.
A DOUBLE-DECKER bus caught fire on a major North-east road today causing a fuel spill.
A Pictish fort on an inhospitable sea stack is believed to be the oldest in Scotland, archaeologist have said.
TWO North-east women today told how they were targeted by thieves at a popular music festival.
A TOTAL of 30 motorists were charged or warned in the North-east as part of a police crackdown on speeding.
HUNDREDS of people in Aberdeen have been left without a gas supply for more than 24 hours.
A WORLD-RENOWNED muscleman is bound for the Granite City to give folk an idea of what it takes to be named the strongest man on Earth.