Police urge motorists in Dumfries and Galloway to "avoid unnecessary journeys" after a spate of accidents.
Coastguard footage shows the men being rescued after they spent the night in sub-zero temperatures.
Police urged people heading to Nevis Range or Glencoe Mountain Resort to turn back.
A MSP refers 124 firms to an advertising watchdog over "misleading" delivery charges promises.
They were taken to hospital following the accident involving three cars and a lorry near Nairn.
The leader of Highland Council says no decision have been made on the suggestions which include job cuts.
The Highlands hospital managed the achievement during an "incredibly busy" week at the start of 2018.
Ross County manager Owen Coyle insists the penalty that gave Kilmarnock victory over his side should not have been awarded.
Lee Erwin's late penalty gives Kilmarnock victory over Ross County in the Scottish Cup fourth round.
George Oakley's late equaliser secures Inverness Caledonian Thistle a Scottish replay against Premiership side Dundee.
Five Scottish Cup fixtures, including Fraserburgh v Rangers, are postponed along with three games in League Two.
Historian and broadcaster Dan Snow was invited to be part of the team trying to identify the remains of Lord Lovat.
A selection of your pictures of Scotland sent in between 12 and 19 January.
Statues of Lord Thomas Cochrane have been made as a 200th anniversary present to the Chilean Navy
Some 160 people are rescued but at least six civilians die after gunmen attack a hotel, officials say.
US-backed militants deny Turkish reports, saying they have "repelled" attacks in northern Syria.
The team is on a landmark visit to inspect cultural venues for next month's Winter Olympics.
The US Senate will hold a rare Sunday session to try to break the impasse over federal funding.
At least one person is killed during a crackdown on protests against President Joseph Kabila.
Minas Gerais is one of several southern states hit by an outbreak ahead of the carnival season.
Francis, who is in Peru, calls on the faithful to combat a "plague" of abuse across Latin America.
Police fire tear gas at protesters across the country, with one death in the northern town of Saba.
Children were among the 15 people who died trying to cross from Syria into Lebanon in a snowstorm.
He is said to have passed away in his famous three-Michelin-starred restaurant near Lyon.
The group is found during a joint police and army operation after they were kidnapped on Wednesday.
The men died after the officers allegedly objected to getting blood stains in their patrol car.
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Women stage marches across the US on the first anniversary of President Trump's inauguration.
The BBC's Mark Lowen explains.
France's president criticises Donald Trump's crude comment about African countries, in a BBC interview.
In Russia, keeping exotic animals getting is more and more popular each year.
Marcio Matolias has lived in a sandcastle for 22 years in an upmarket neighbourhood of Rio De Janeiro.
Pope Francis speaks out as he holds Mass in Trujillo, Peru.
Ex-football pro George Weah challenges Liberia's army to a friendly before his inauguration.
The reality TV star says she felt an instant connection with Chicago, who was delivered by surrogate.
Seoul government cracks down on unmuzzled dogs as animal laws are tightened.
Spring Scent is the latest homegrown app available to North Korea's 3.5 million smartphone owners.
Belarusian border guards catch a smugglers' drone being sent in along a railway line.
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State media in Russia give President Putin's image a religious glow in the run-up to elections.
Ellen Johnson Sirleaf made history in Liberia but was also accused of corruption, writes Tamasin Ford.
In politics and diplomacy, what things are called is important, which is why they often change.
In a country obsessed with fairness, a new campaign portrays Hindu deities with dark skin.
The struggle of a gay father to legally adopt his son throws Singapore's conservative family law into the spotlight.
How George Weah went from being the world's best footballer to the president of Liberia.
The sister of a teenager who died after taking fentanyl wants to help others beat addiction.
Alex suffered severe racial bullying when at school. Now he's been recognised by the Queen for his efforts to wipe out bullying.
Selwa Hussain is the first woman in the UK to leave hospital with an artificial heart.
Schoolchildren bullied Nadia Sparkes for picking up litter from the streets.
Bradley Smith, 20, from St Ives, people should talk more about mental health.
One of the worst attacks on civilians during the conflict in Northern Ireland.
Six contemporary artists have designed prints for children. But what do they think of them?
Pole dancing instructor Kathy Buller said the pursuit was "very athletic".
Rhinos are sleeping on pine scented beds at Woburn Safari Park.
Adolescence now lasts until 24, say some scientists, with people delaying marriage and parenthood.
A survey of thousands of young people across the world reveal what influences their career aspirations.