Conspiracy theories surge as Hammarskjöld’s death is honored

Conspiracy theories surge as Hammarskjöld’s death is honored

Fifty years after the plane crash which killed UN chief and renowned Swedish statesman Dag Hammarskjöld, there is a chorus of demands for a new probe into his death that many claim was the work of mercenaries.

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Falling satellite could hit Sweden: experts

A 20-year-old satellite that has fallen out of orbit is expected to plunge back to Earth sometime next week and its projected landfall could strike Sweden, according to NASA experts.

Swedish journalists hijacked on Twitter

Swedish journalists hijacked on Twitter

Several well-known journalists in Sweden have had their identities falsely used on Twitter to broadcast a slew of racist remarks.

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Man jailed for building skate ramp with bits of friend’s house

A man in southern Sweden has been convicted of vandalism among other charges after attempting to surprise his friend and build a skateboard ramp using materials ripped from the friend’s house.

Dog owner sentenced after attack

Dog owner sentenced after attack

A dog owner in western Sweden was sentenced and fined after her Rottweiler viciously attacked two joggers in a wooded area last summer.

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Patient records wiped out in system crash

A computer system crash may have lost 50,000 patient records from 14 clinics and two major hospitals in southern Sweden. Three weeks later, a Norwegian company is still attempting to recover the documents.