BBC news for Fife

Teenager in court over pupil slashing at St Kentigern's Academy

The 13-year-old is accused of slashing a 14-year-old in the face at St Kentigern's Academy.

Man accused of assaulting two babies in Edinburgh

The 22-year-old is to stand trial after he denied inflicting blunt force trauma to the baby boys in Edinburgh.

Ice museum to be built for Edinburgh's Christmas

Dolly the Sheep, Mary Queen of Scots, Greyfriars Bobby and the Loch Ness Monster will all be made from ice.

Man jailed for sex abuse of two boys in Fife

The 59-year-old sexually assaulted the boys at various Fife addresses between May 2005 and October 2007.

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Mexico: Strong earthquake topples buildings, killing scores

The tremor toppled buildings in the capital with many feared trapped in the rubble.

Hurricane Maria bears down on Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico

"Evacuate," Puerto Rico's safety commissioner warned residents. "Otherwise, you're going to die."

Trump's first UN speech met with criticism from some leaders

The US president's first key speech at the UN was denounced by some member nations he had singled out.

Catalonia referendum: Spanish raid on Unipost deals blow to vote

Police discover a mass of documents directly related to the banned independence referendum.