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A man in Malmö stuck flashing blue lights on his car roof and spent at least ten minutes trying to flag down passersby – until a real police car came and took him in.
This year's Lucia in Malmö can be a woman, a man or a person of non-binary gender, the city has announced.
The Local is reporting live from Stockholm, where the Nobel Prize in Chemistry is to be announced.
Although 98 percent of Swedish homes have internet access, one in 20 people never go online, according to a new report surveying Swedes' online habits.
A road in western Sweden was covered in herring on Tuesday evening after an accident caused by an elk.
Getting ill in a new or unfamiliar country is always an upsetting experience, but if you can't escape the pesky bugs that crop up around this time of year, you can at least use it as a Swedish-learning opportunity.
This is a fun and short word that can be used to describe both time and space.
Got a few million kronor collecting dust in your wallet? Look no further.
The speaker of the Swedish parliament has asked Ulf Kristersson, leader of the centre-right Moderate party, to try to form a government.
The Local is reporting live from Stockholm, where the 2018 Nobel Prize in Physics is due to be announced.
The Swedish city of Malmö has been a pioneer in using skateboarding as a way to revitalize dead public spaces. The Local looks at how it happened and the influence it has had.
Three separate fast-food restaurants in Malmö caught customers attempting to pay with fake 500 kronor notes ($55), with one, in the district of Rosengård, forced to call the police when two young men became violent.
A man stabbed one person close to a shopping centre in Gothenburg on Monday evening and threatened several others with a knife.
Sweden's party leaders will meet with the parliamentary speaker for a second round of talks on Tuesday, with the aim of finding a candidate for prime minister who can lead a workable government.
Both the Centre and the Liberal Parties have dropped out of talks over a centrist coalition in Malmö, after the Social Democrats refused to offer up the position of mayor.
This little word packs quite a punch, with just two letters expressing a whole host of things. Surprise, pain, shock, sympathy, embarrassment: 'oj' can mean any and all of the above.
Jean-Claude Arnault, the man at the centre of a scandal that prompted the Swedish Academy to postpone the Nobel Literature Prize, has been found guilty of raping a woman seven years ago.
The 2018 Nobel Prize in Medicine or Physiology is to be announced at 11.30am Stockholm time.
A man has been taken to hospital after spending the entire weekend trapped in a lift in the Stockholm area.
MY SWEDISH CAREER: US-born Finley Blackburn came to Sweden to study – and ended up starting her own vegetable farm. She tells The Local how that happened, and why it is important to refuse to speak English in Sweden.