US women crush Sweden in Olympic hockey rout

US women crush Sweden in Olympic hockey rout

The United States crushed Sweden 6-1 in the semi-finals of the Olympic Games women's ice hockey tournament on Monday, amassing 70 shots to Sweden's nine.

Breaking Beer: Science writer to Swedish brewer

Breaking Beer: Science writer to Swedish brewer

US micro brewer Kevin Zelnio talks about the importance of Swedish contacts, how Swedes are Europe's most progressive beer makers, and how brewing beer in the Swedish forest makes him feel like Walter White from Breaking Bad.

Twenty skeletons appear in ‘macabre’ Malmö find

Twenty skeletons appear in ‘macabre’ Malmö find

More than a dozen human skeletons have emerged from beneath a Malmö street in a "macabre" find that left workers startled and onlookers thrilled. But archaeologists reacted differently to the discovery.

Swedish ‘austerity’ to achieve surplus: PM

Swedish ‘austerity’ to achieve surplus: PM

Sweden's government said on Monday it would aim for a budget surplus with no more tax breaks, a move the opposition called a stunt by the prime minister to dress up in his finest Mr Financial Fix-it suit.

Swedish ski wax sparks bitter feud with Norway

Swedish ski wax sparks bitter feud with Norway

A Scandinavian drama is unfolding on the slopes of Sochi, which has seen the Norwegians taking aim at the Swedes over their "superior" skis.

First charges filed for Stockholm Nazi attack

First charges filed for Stockholm Nazi attack

Seven people were charged on Monday in the wake of a neo-Nazi attack on anti-racist demonstrators in Stockholm last year. But prosecutors say more indictments are on the way.

Migrants evicted from Stockholm camp site

Migrants evicted from Stockholm camp site

Officials evicted all remaining Romanian migrants from a campsite in southern Stockholm on Monday morning, just days after over 100 campers were given a free bus ride home.

Abba ‘looked nuts’ on stage to avoid tax

Abba ‘looked nuts’ on stage to avoid tax

Abba has pulled the sequined rug from under its fantastic stage outfits, with Björn Ulvaeus confessing that they were designed to fend off the Swedish taxman.

Two blasts rock homes in southern Sweden

Two blasts rock homes in southern Sweden

Two explosions shook apartment buildings in southern Sweden on Monday morning in two separate incidents, one near Malmö and the other near Ystad.

Two injured in avalanche at Swedish ski area

Two injured in avalanche at Swedish ski area

Two women were injured after being swept away in an avalanche on Sunday near a popular ski area in northern Sweden.

Melodifestivalen review: The great Gothenburg disaster

Melodifestivalen review: The great Gothenburg disaster

Contributor David Jørgensen did the unthinkable on Saturday night - he switched over to something more interesting.