The Swedish government wants to protect the identities of political party donors, a proposal that left the opposition crying foul on Monday. Sweden remains one of few EU countries without total party-funding transparency.
Swedish blue-collar trade unionists have exported the Swedish Model to the glamourous backdrop of Los Angeles, at least in its latest advertising push to extol the virtues of Sweden's work-life balance.
An elderly man was arrested on Sunday on the suspicion of manslaughter after an 89-year-old was found dead at a care home in southern Sweden.
IMAGE GALLERY: Traffic authorities warned motorists to drive cautiously on Monday as temperatures sunk below -40C in northern Sweden. Snow blanketed the south where a train derailed in the morning.
After Stockholm bar staff threw out top Sweden Democrat Kent Ekeroth on the weekend, legal experts have debated whether political opinion is grounds for a discrimination case.
Swedish politicians of all hues have heaped praise on the German apprenticeship model. The Local's Patrick Reilly meets young Swedish jobseekers ready to head south for a salary, despite the language barrier.
More than twice as many Swedes applied for officer training in 2014 than last year, ending a long period of dwindling interest in the armed forces.
In the wake of several high-profile incidents, Muslim groups in Sweden plan to carry out a comprehensive survey of threats facing the country's mosques.
A woman who came across a trail of blood in the snow in western Sweden made a gruesome discovery at a local recycling station, finding the severed head of an elk among bags of old newspapers.
Sweden's powerful blue collar trade union group LO has scrapped its quest to regulate profits for businesses operating in the welfare sector, signaling instead that it's open to negotiating a solution.