BBC news for Inverness-shire

Two in hospital after four-vehicle crash on A96 near Nairn

They were taken to hospital following the accident involving three cars and a lorry near Nairn.

Frustration at leak of Highland Council draft cuts paper

The leader of Highland Council says no decision have been made on the suggestions which include job cuts.

Belford Hospital met waiting time targets in 'busy week'

The Highlands hospital managed the achievement during an "incredibly busy" week at the start of 2018.

Talks held on securing work for Arnish on Lewis

The GMB union says there is potential for new contracts to be won for the fabrication yard on Lewis.

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Mattis: US national security focus no longer terrorism

The defence secretary points to "growing threats" from Russia and China.

Philippines stops sending workers to Kuwait over abuse fears

The ban comes after President Duterte said employers in Kuwait were driving Filipinos to suicide.

Larry Nassar case: Olympic champ Jordyn Wieber reveals abuse

Jordyn Wieber and teammate Aly Raisman tell the child abuser: "The tables have turned, Larry."

Workers cleared over Canada rail disaster

Forty-seven people were killed in the Quebec town in one of the worst rail disasters in Canadian history.