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Swedish town swept up in world’s biggest sled dog race

On a snow-covered hilltop next to a quaint, wooden church, the smell of urine and wet fur fills the air and the sound of howling, snarling dogs is almost deafening: the world's largest sled dog race is about to begin.

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Bildt sees economic challenge for Kosovo

Kosovo faces a major challenge in developing a sustainable economy after its February 17th declaration of independence from Serbia, Swedish Foreign Minister Carl Bildt said on Saturday.

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Woman raped in southern Stockholm

A 23-year-old woman was raped in southern Stockholm early Sunday morning. The woman was walking home from the metro.

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Parental benefit cheats fewer than expected

Parents cheat less on temporary parental benefits for their sick children than at first thought. A new report indicates that only 1.6 percent of payments are erroneous.

Explosion in central Stockholm

Explosion in central Stockholm

An explosion has been reported in central Stockholm. Police confirmed on Sunday morning that a bomb squad was at the scene and that no casualties had been reported.

Carola left out in the cold in Kiruna

Carola left out in the cold in Kiruna

Eurovision queen Carola Häggkvist was knocked out of the Melodifestival in Kiruna. Nordman and Sibel took the second chance road to Globen.