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Big Yin: Robin was saying goodbye
Billy Connolly jokes with his friend Robin Williams after the late star ran the hill race at the Lonach Highland Games in Strathdon, near Balmoral

Big Yin: Robin was saying goodbye

Robin Williams regularly phoned Billy Connolly for advice on coping with Parkinson's disease days before taking his own life, the Scottish comedian has said.

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Syria refugee flood hits 130,000

Syria refugee flood hits 130,000

The number of Syrian refugees who have reached Turkey in the past four days after fleeing the advance of Islamic State (IS) militants has reached 130,000.

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Murray 'no regrets' over vote tweet

Murray 'no regrets' over vote tweet

Andy Murray has said he has no regrets about declaring his support for a Yes vote on the eve of the Scottish independence referendum but does have reservations about the way he did it.

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Warning over account restrictions

Warning over account restrictions

Four in every 10 savings accounts which are described as being instant-access come with "frustrating" restrictions that can prevent people getting their hands on their money or even being eligible for the deal in the first place, according to research by Which?.

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Web trolls 'threaten' actress Emma

Web trolls 'threaten' actress Emma

Internet trolls on the site which hosted naked celebrity photos have made what appears to be a threat to film star Emma Watson just hours after she addressed the United Nations on gender equality.

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