Crucial UK extradition hearing for Assange

Crucial UK extradition hearing for Assange

Wikileaks founder Julian Assange hopes to avoid extradition to Sweden by having his case heard by Britain's High Court of Justice, the final card in a legal battle that has lasted almost a year.

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Injured Swedish teen spent night outdoors

An 18 year-old man suspected of fleeing from a road traffic control, fell down a precipice and was stuck lying in the woods with both legs broken for roughly twelve hours.

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One dead in severe sailing accident

A severe sailing accident on Saturday evening had a fatal outcome. One person died after being fished out of the water after a sail boat sank outside Harstena in the Gryt archipelago in eastern Sweden.

Social Democrats tighten stance on care profits

Social Democrats tighten stance on care profits

The Social Democrats on Saturday promised to tighten their stance on allowing profits in the welfare system.

Women arm wrestlers bring home the gold

Women arm wrestlers bring home the gold

When the dust had settled after the last match of the world championship in arm wrestling in Kazakhstan on Saturday, ten Swedish women held no fewer than twelve medals in different classes - four gold, seven silver, and one bronze.