Abrahamian stripped of bronze medal

Abrahamian stripped of bronze medal

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) ruled on Saturday the bronze medal awarded to Swedish wrestler Ara Abrahamian has been revoked. The International Wrestling Federation is seeking a lifetime ban for the Swedish athlete.

Deft teen fingers claim SMS text crown

Deft teen fingers claim SMS text crown

The deft fingers of 17-year-old My Svensson were enough to claim the title of Sweden's fastest SMS text-messager in Stockholm on Friday.

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Justice Chancellor calls for telephone tracking law

Sweden’s Chancellor of Justice (Justitiekanslern – JK) said in a ruling on Friday that under current legislation police and prosecutors may not track the location of suspected criminals using their mobile telephone signals.

Study: Ocean ‘dead zones’ expanding

Study: Ocean ‘dead zones’ expanding

Oceanic "dead zones" where marine life cannot survive have been steadily increasing over the past five decades and now encompass 400 coastal areas of the world, a US-Swedish study said Friday.

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Hanson and Dougherty share SAS Masters lead

British golfer Nick Dougherty rattled off birdies in three of the last four holes to share the midway lead with Swede Peter Hanson at the SAS Masters after Friday's second round.