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Matt Polster reveals the startling Rangers realisation that hit him back home in Las Vegas

Matt Polster was aware that Rangers were a well-supported club when he joined in January.

But when he returned to his home town of Las Vegas this summer and met a group of Gers fans, he KNEW he was part of something special.

The American made his Ibrox debut on Thursday night in the ...

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Steven Gerrard's selection warning to Rangers players as he insists there are 'no favourites'

Steven Gerrard has warned his Ibrox big hitters that no player is guaranteed a place in his team this season.

The Gers gaffer is getting close to the squad he wants for an assault on the Premiership and Europa League after the arrival of £4million defender Filip Helander from Bologna ...

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Scottish Power substation blast melts joiner's car but firm won't pay for £2500 of damage

A driver whose car was destroyed in an electrical substation explosion near Holyrood is at the centre of a row with ScottishPower over who will pay for the damage.

Sean Reynolds thought he was in the middle of a terrorist attack when the facility erupted.

But his ordeal was only ...

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Boris Johnson's top 10 gaffes listed as Scotland prepares for new Tory Prime Minister

Boris Johnson is the bookies’ favourite to be Britain’s next PM. He will likely romp home on Tuesday against Remain voter Jeremy Hunt in a ballot of overwhelmingly pro-Brexit Conservative Party members.

Johnson will be taking over at a time of unprecedented political crisis, with ...

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Tributes paid to police officer after sudden death at Fairy Pools in Skye

A policeman has died while on holiday in Scotland with his son.

Father-of-three Pc Shazad Saddique, 38, who served with Greater Manchester Police (GMP), was visiting the Fairy Pools   with his 13-year-old son on Friday when he died suddenly.

His wife is pregnant with their ...

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British Airways suspends all flights to Cairo for seven days over security fears

British Airways has suspended all flights to Cairo for seven days as a security precaution.

The airline announced on Saturday evening that all flights into the Egyptian capital were halted.

Official Foreign Office advice, updated yesterday, says: "There’s a heightened risk of ...

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Man mowed down by 4x4 sparks attempted murder probe in Shettleston

An attempted murder probe is underway after a pedestrian was chased and mowed down by a four by four in broad daylight.

At around 3pm on Friday a man, aged 33, and two other men were walking along Amulree Street in the Shettleston area of Glasgow, near to the supermarket when a large white ...

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Iran crisis is reminder why we need cool heads when the heat is on

 Iran’s seizure of a British tanker in one of the world’s most crucial shipping channels is a stark reminder of the instability of our age.

The Revolutionary Guard’s decision to board the Stena Impero in the Strait of Hormuz was a direct response to the impounding of one of ...

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Chilling look inside houses where world's most horrific murders were carried out

The photo below looks like a typical Los Angeles whitewashed house in the hills.

To the naked eye, it wouldn't look like the scene of one of the worst killings in US history.

This what where the notorious Charles Manson family cult committed horrific murders almost 50 years ago, ...

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Drivers warned UK fuel prices could be HIKED amid Iran tensions

Tensions in the Persian Gulf could result in prices at UK fuel pumps rising further, motorists have been warned.

The Strait of Hormuz, where a UK-registered oil tanker was seized by Iranian authorities on Friday, links the Middle East 's crude oil producers with key markets around ...

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Isle of Skye rescue mission launched after man falls ill at Fairy Pools

A rescue mission was launched on the Isle of Skye yesterday after a man fell ill at the Fairy Pools.

Police and air ambulance were called to the Fairy Pools at around 1.15pm on Friday.

Coastguard officers also raced to the scene.

A spokesperson from HM Coastguard told ...

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Met Police website targeted by hackers as bizarre tweet about Scotland emerges

The Metropolitan Police's website has been targeted by hackers who posted a series of bizarre tweets from the force's official account, including one about Scotland.

Late on Friday night, a number of tweets were sent from the force's Twitter account, which has more than ...

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Serial sex beast who preys on young girls jailed again for groping girl, 11

A serial sex attacker who preys on young girls is behind bars again after assaulting an 11-year-old in Paisley.

Christopher Murphy, 33, was caged for two years in April 2017 for stalking a seven-year-old girl in the town.

He was previously deemed such a danger to children he was ...

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Winning National Lottery numbers for Saturday July 20 2019

The National Lottery Lotto and Thunderball draw results are in.

Grab your tickets and check if you can finally buy that house and car you've always dreamed of.

Tonight's estimated jackpot is £3.8 million.

You can find out the results below.

And here they ...

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Travelling to Egypt safety advice warns against visiting certain parts of country

Current Foreign and Commonwealth Office advice on travel to Egypt warns against "all travel" to certain parts of the country.

It also says that terrorists are very likely to carry out attacks in Egypt but that capital city Cairo is in a safer region, where the FCO suggests ...

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Watch Iranian balaclava-clad commandos rappel from helicopter onto British oil tanker

Iran has released footage of balaclava-clad commandos seizing a British oil tanker in the Strait of Hormuz.

The clip shows marines rappel from a helicopter onto the deck of the Stena Imperio on Friday in a move which dramatically escalated tensions between the regime, the UK and its ...

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Family’s fury as bizarre ‘legal minefield’ stops them moving stranger's car left in driveway

A family has hit out over a 'legal minefield' after returning home from holiday to discover someone else's car parked in their driveway.

Kieran and Danielle Luxton came back from holiday on July 10 before the mystery vehicle randomly appeared the next day, according to ...

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Sausage dog found with neck slashed after body pulled from pond

A dog pulled from a pond, was found to have neck its neck slashed.

Betty the sausage dog was discovered wrapped in a towel and taped together when a German Shepherd dragged her from the water on Monday July 15.

The dog was able to be identified by Dave Cranham-Young by her collar, ...

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'Tornado' hits Scotland as parts of country battered by torrential rain and flooding

A 'tornado' has been pictured in Scotland as the country is battered by torrential rain and floods.

Some parts of the country were hit with heavy rain and flash floods on Friday and Saturday.

The alleged tornado was pictured between Arbroath and Dundee on Saturday by ...

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Pregnant woman hit with £50 FINE for 'making mess' after waters broke in taxi

A pregnant woman whose waters broke while she was being rushed to hospital in a taxi was fined £50 by the driver - for making a 'mess' in the backseat.

Dana Harrison, 23, had started to give birth in the vehicle and the new mum says she "had the baby's head in her ...

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Man appears in court charged with murder of Scots gran found bludgeoned to death

A man has appeared in court charged with the murder of a grandmother found bludgeoned to death in a £1.6 million mansion nearly six years ago.

Artist Valerie Graves, 55, was found dead in bed at around 10am on December 30 2013 on the ground floor of a seaside house in Bosham, West ...

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