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An Italian metal band has been forced to cancel the rest of its European tour after thieves broke into their van in Sweden and stole the full live production rig, including one-of-a-kind custom instruments and stage props.
Härnösand in central Sweden experienced a minor earthquake this week which experts say is one of up to 15 a year in the country.
Daniel and Henrik Sedin scripted a Hollywood ending to their 17-year reign with the Vancouver Canucks, combining to score the overtime winner in their final home game on Thursday night.
A car chase through southern Stockholm on Thursday night ended with the vehicle that was attempting to flee from the police crashing, and the driver being arrested.
Spotify's billionaire CEO Daniel Ek, who revolutionised on demand music listening for millions of people, is a resilient entrepreneur from a Swedish working-class suburb whose no-nonsense attitude has drawn investors and staff alike.
Food writer John Duxbury shares his simple recipe for a classic Swedish side that is a perfect partner to sausages.
The Local Sweden's editor picks some of our top news, features, opinion pieces, interviews and much more every Monday to Friday.
A Swedish documentary maker has recorded the slapstick chaos at one of Stockholm's busiest traffic junctions, where tourists and other unsuspecting drivers fall victim to a bus trap on a daily basis.
A suspected arsonist is being held on suspicion of starting a fire in the Portuguese embassy in Stockholm.
A bag of suspicious containers which last year caused one of the departure halls at Gotheburg's Landvetter airport to be cordoned off turned out to contain no more than yoghurt and honey.
The one-year anniversary of the April 7th terror attack in Stockholm, where five were killed and several more injured, will be marked with memorial services and a concert in the city.
The Danish inventor on trial for killing a journalist aboard his self-built submarine watched a video in which a woman was decapitated hours before the alleged murder, a court heard Wednesday.
Short-term rental site Airbnb has revealed the Stockholm locations that received the best reviews from its users in 2017, and the results show there's more to the city than the obvious central spots. The Local takes a look at the best of the bunch.
Police in Stockholm have arrested a man on suspicion of arson after a fire at an embassy building injured 14 people.
Two Syrian parents in central Sweden have been found guilty of trying to marry their 13-year-old daughter to a man in his twenties against her will.
British Prime Minister Theresa May is set to hold talks with her Scandinavian counterparts Stefan Löfven and Lars Løkke Rasmussen next week.
A leading submarine expert on Tuesday challenged Danish inventor Peter Madsen's claim that Swedish journalist Kim Wall was killed by toxic fumes in his homemade vessel last year, as he faces trial for her murder.
Sweden's Justice Ombudsman (JO) is to review a controversial assault ruling which sparked debate in the country, probing how it was written and if there is a need to change the working methods around writing legal sentences in the country.
A man who was caught in an avalanche north of Sweden's highest mountain Kebnekaise has died.
Spotify soared Tuesday to a value of more than $26 billion in its long-awaited stock debut as the market delivered a ringing endorsement of the future of music streaming.