The Swedish sports world has been rocked by a migrant labour scandal whereby sports clubs duped migration authorities with sham contracts for foreign players.
Airport staff in Gothenburg apprehended a man on Wednesday when he tried to run through security, but the bomb squad called in to assist with the situation got a tasty surprise when they opened his bag to probe its contents.
Sweden's Prince Carl Philip's reputation as "the design prince" has been tarnished this week after it was revealed that a work bearing his name was actually designed by someone else.
As temperatures drop, influenza season has begun with a case of swine flu in central Sweden, which required several days in intensive care for a 65-year-old patient.
A prominent Swedish businessman has confessed to cutting holes into a tyre of an ice cream truck as he was hacked off at the noise it was making in his neighbourhood.
The number of murders in Sweden has decreased by more than half over the last two decades according to a new study that gives the country one of the lowest homicide rates in Europe.
Sweden squandered a two-goal lead on Tuesday night, losing to Germany 5-3 in a goal-filled World Cup qualifier at Friends Arena near Stockholm.
An appeals court will examine the case against Bernard Khouri, the suspected sergeant-at-arms of the Södertälje Network criminal gang who was jailed for life after being convicted of ordering three murders.
Swedish political pundits on Wednesday were left pondering the ruling Moderate Party's announcement that it would not promise further income tax cuts in the run-up to next year's elections.
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Swedish ball bearing manufacturer SKF announced Tuesday a decrease of its net profit in the third quarter, amid lower-than-expected sales in its industrial business.