Police ask drivers to avoid the A82 around Glencoe Mountain Resort, where conditions are "hazardous".
The officer, who was trying to speak to the van driver in Stirling, was forced to get out of the way.
Police condemn the "astonishingly reckless act" which caused extensive damage to a Dundee tenement.
Cervical cancer is the most common cancer in women under 35 but a majority are not aware of the risk.
Air quality improves but the number of "pollution zones" remains static, say Friends of the Earth Scotland.
New rules that entitle anyone in police custody to legal advice will be unworkable, solicitors have warned.
The international medieval combat tournament will be held at Scone Palace in May.
George Oakley's late equaliser secures Inverness Caledonian Thistle a Scottish replay against Premiership side Dundee.
Dundee United score either side of half-time to beat Alloa Athletic and reach the fifth round of the Scottish Cup.
Premiership champions Celtic ease past Brechin City, bottom of the Championship, to reach the Scottish Cup fifth round.
Five Scottish Cup fixtures, including Fraserburgh v Rangers, are postponed along with three games in League Two.
Stranraer and Clyde record wins over division leaders on a day of few Scottish league fixtures owing to the Scottish Cup and cold weather.
St Johnstone boss Tommy Wright would find it "easy" to re-sign Danny Swanson but says it is up to Hibernian to decide his future.
Dundee extend the loan deal for Shrewsbury Town striker A-Jay Leitch-Smith until the end of the season.
Braehead Clan battle back from a sore home defeat to halt Dundee Stars' winning sequence.
A selection of your pictures of Scotland sent in between 12 and 19 January.
Callum Christie grew up with drug addict parents but he has built his confidence by vlogging.
A mock retrial of the last man to be hanged in Dundee will be staged at the city's sheriff court.
Andy Macleod, who lost part of his right leg when he was hit by a car, hopes to compete as a snowboarder.
Many federal services will not open on Monday as politicians struggle to agree on a new budget.
Turkey's president vows to "sort out" a Kurdish-held area on the third day of a military offensive.
Ancient fragments written in code reveal new details about an ancient Jewish sect.
Vice-President Mike Pence makes the announcement in a speech to the Israeli parliament.
Spain's prosecutor asks for a warrant to be reissued as Carles Puigdemont lands in Copenhagen.
Unions vow a "total blockade" of institutions following a series of attacks against guards.
President Lenín Moreno says the Wikileaks founder has created "more than a nuisance" for Ecuador.
An industrial site in an Adelaide suburb will be excavated in a bid to solve a 52-year-old case.
Amazon opens its first grocery store without cashiers to shoppers in Seattle on Monday.
The city's mayor promises justice for four Japanese tourists charged €1,100 for a meal.
The dark comedy scoops three prizes including best actress for Frances McDormand.
Tokyo carries out an evacuation drill amidst fears of a missile attack from North Korea.
Speeches about gender in Hollywood and female empowerment dominate the Screen Actors Guild Awards.
A month after war was declared over, Iraqi soldiers are still being killed by Islamic State militants.
Las Vegas rally marks first anniversary of Women's March against Trump.
What we learnt when French President Emmanuel Macron talked to the BBC's Andrew Marr.
Alyssa Jagan has built a massive Instagram following on the power of slime.
The small Malaysian state of Penang is punching well above its weight in the tech world through hardware manufacturing.
An official told the BBC some villagers thought the frozen ball was an "extra-terrestrial" object.
"The most Ronaldo moment ever" said one pundit, as the star could not wait to check a facial cut.
Companies argue that the import tariff should be the same as that for potatoes.
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.
How a phrase that originally referred to moneymaking Macedonian teens came to mean a whole lot more.
Kausalya testified against her parents for murder and is fighting to stop all caste discrimination.
Lamin Ceesay was lucky to survive when the Gambian president took away his drugs and tried to cure him with a paste of herbs. An unknown number died.
As a 19-year-old Adam Ringer was kicked out of Poland during an anti-Semitic purge, but he returned two decades years later to become a key business leader.
The book has been praised by LGBT campaigners but not everyone is excited, writes the BBC's Guy De Launey.
Ellen Johnson Sirleaf made history in Liberia but was also accused of corruption, writes Tamasin Ford.
The struggle of a gay father to legally adopt his son throws Singapore's conservative family law into the spotlight.
The Duke of York says he is "absolutely overjoyed" Princess Eugenie will wed Jack Brooksbank.
Bridget was born with severe medical problems after her mother was prescribed an epilepsy drug during pregnancy.
Two men were airlifted to safety after a night without shelter in sub-zero temperatures.
Doctor Philippa Kaye talks us through what's involved during a cervical screening test.
The deputy head of a Hampshire primary school runs five miles a day to inspire his pupils to exercise more.
Six contemporary artists have designed prints for children. But what do they think of them?
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 Holmes 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, says people should talk more about mental health.
One of the worst attacks on civilians during the conflict in Northern Ireland.
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.