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Police in Malmö are looking for a group of armed robbers who opened fire at an apartment in the south of the city.
Swedish teen defenseman Rasmus Dahlin, the top pick in last month's National Hockey League Draft, signed a three-year contract Monday with the Buffalo Sabres.
The whole point of going on vacation is to forget about everyday life and work, so maybe it's time to put your mobile phone down for a period, author and therapist Patrik Wincent writes.
A 31-year-old man with links to Isis has been arrested on suspicion of murder in connection with a shooting in Örebro in central Sweden last week, public broadcaster SVT reports.
Are you planning a relocation to Sweden, or just wondering if it's the right step for you? With the help of two relocation experts, The Local lists some of the crucial questions you should try to answer before the move.
People can often be scared off from travelling around Sweden due to how expensive everything is known to be. But who's to say you can't go backpacking there on a budget? Here's some tips on how to keep the costs down while travelling around the country.
Journalist Alexandra Pascalidou explained to The Local why she grew so tired of scandals at the Swedish Academy she decided to take matters into her own hands by creating a replacement for this year's postponed Nobel Literature Prize.
A police dog in central Sweden has been hailed as a hero after finding an injured elderly man who went missing in a forest.
Foraging for seasonal berries during summer is a Swedish tradition that's as old as time. Ready to set off off into the forest, wicker basket in hand, and start scouring for some sweet treats? This guide from The Local should get you started.
A young woman has died in a collision involving three cars on a Swedish highway that also left six others injured.
Swedish forward Jonas Jerebko, who was released Saturday by the NBA's Utah Jazz, reportedly plans to sign with the reigning champion Golden State Warriors if he becomes a free agent.
A reckless driver in Stockholm has injured several passersby by throwing golf balls at them from a moving vehicle.
Sweden’s Green Party wants to invest heavily in increased food security and organic farming, says Deputy Prime Minister Isabella Lövin.
While Swedes gazed intently at their TV screens, watching Blågult play England in the World Cup quarterfinals, a group of crafty teenagers took advantage of the nationwide football focus and robbed a jewellery store in Stockholm.
England comfortably beat Sweden 2-0 on Saturday to reach the World Cup semi-finals for the first time in 28 years.
Zlatan Ibrahimovic and David Beckham have agreed on the terms of a friendly wager ahead of the England v Sweden World Cup quarter-final on Saturday.
What do you do when this year's Nobel Literature Prize, the world's most prestigious accolade of its kind, is postponed because of a sexual assault scandal? You create your own award.
As England prepare to play Sweden in a crunch World Cup quarter-final Saturday, the Scandinavians will find strong support in a perhaps unlikely location: the Palestinian enclave of Gaza.
Disturbances and alleged violence carried out by the Nordic Resistance Movement (NMR) at this year's Almedalen political festival are part of the neo-Nazi group's attempts to be more visible in the build-up to the Swedish election, The Local has been told.
'My friend's husband did mention a divorce!': World Cup match-up a dilemma for Swedish-English families
Sweden square off with England in the 2018 World Cup quarterfinals and with relations between the two nations close it promises to be a pretty special occasion. For the many Swedish-English couples watching the match however, it presents something of a dilemma. Can they survive the bragging? The Local finds out.