The Harry Potter fandom is more divided than the four Hogwarts houses so when JK Rowling revealed her favourite character from the series, it was always going to be contentious.
Struggling shipping company Atlantic Offshore has been bought by a newly established Norwegian business for NOK16.9mllion, but the deal sees some its subsidiary companies going bust, including operations in Aberdeen.
Incredible footage of a 20 foot deep (6m) sink hole ripping open a road in the US has been released by police.
Shell’s chief executive said the oil major could sell some if its older, lower grade North Sea assets to help balance its portfolio.
Game Of Thrones’ John Bradley has confirmed Jon Snow is “really dead” on the red carpet of the series six premiere in Hollywood.
A man who broke into a Five Guys and made himself a burger is being hunted by police.
The moment a 100-year-old grandmother realises her granddaughter is pregnant has been caught on camera.
A python found by construction workers in Malaysia could be the longest snake ever to be caught, according to reports.
Aberdeen Lynx have been crowned playoff champions after a well-earned 2-1 win over Dundee Comets.
The NHS is spending millions of pounds a year on prescriptions for items that can be bought in high street pharmacies.
A delivery driver is shown being mown down as a thief steals her van in shocking CCTV footage.
Whether you are up until the early hours of the morning binge-watching shows on Netflix or simply staying up late because there’s too much work to do, one thing’s for sure – your body’s taking the brunt of your actions.
Ian Somerhalder has let slip that it’s about to be curtains for The Vampire Diaries.
Talisman Sinopec UK (TSEUK)’s new Montrose platform has begun its journey to the Central North Sea. The infrastructure will play a critical role in unlocking an additional 100 million barrels of oil equivalent in the area.
This is one of those terrifying moments that will make your heart jump.
Aberdeen Lynx will face Dundee Comets in their first ever play-off final after beating Paisley Pirates 4-3.
The Aberdeen Lynx are in good spirits ahead of what is expected to be a close, physical encounter in this afternoon’s playoff semi-final.
Traffic wardens often get a hard time from society at large – and this man will not be helping their cause.
A body has been found in a Scottish river. Police confirmed the body was found in the River Tay, near Friarton Bridge, Perth this morning. The body has not yet been identified and police have not yet released whether it was a male or female.
Tom George described finishing second as “a lonely place” after Saint Are went into the runner-up spot 12 months ago but his isolation can turn to elation following the Crabbie’s Grand National at Aintree on Saturday.
A London fashion and homeware store has officially opened in Aberdeen.
Justin Bieber experienced a total wipe-out when he slipped in a puddle of water on stage and fell to the ground.
The news Gilmore Girls fans have been waiting for is finally here: Melissa McCarthy will be back to play Sookie after all.
Two burglary suspects led authorities on a bizarre chase in a top-down convertible through rainy California that ended with the men stopping to exchange high-fives with onlookers and take selfies before being handcuffed.
The International Space Station will be visible twice tonight in the skies above the North-east.
Facebook has made the ability to live stream from within the app open to all users for the first time.
Aberdeen have invited English non-league attacker Harry Smith on trial.
A five-kilometre wide wildfire has consumed more than 1,400 acres of land across the Arizona and California state border.
A man has been charged after more than a dozen cars were vandalised in an area of Aberdeen.
Ricky Gervais’s popular TV character David Brent is back and he is launching a music career.