Son stabbed mother after video games row

Son stabbed mother after video games row

A 16-year old boy in southern Sweden is being prosecuted for stabbing his own mother after she labelled him "useless" for playing too many video games.

Five-year-old girl dead after Rosengård fire

Five-year-old girl dead after Rosengård fire

UPDATED: A five year girl has died in hospital following a serious fire at a tower block in Rosengård, Malmö. Nine people, including six other children, were rushed to hospital as a result of the blaze.

Live Blog: Eurovision Song Contest final

Live Blog: Eurovision Song Contest final

The 2014 Eurovision Song Contest Final is live just across the water in Copenhagen. The Local brings you all the latest news, reactions, and details surrounding Europe's biggest pop music spectacle.

Ikea to turn first Swedish store into a museum

Ikea to turn first Swedish store into a museum

The furniture giant has announced plans to turn its first ever shop, which opened in 1943, into a museum in southern Sweden.

Murder suspect Dewani due in Cape Town court

Murder suspect Dewani due in Cape Town court

Extradited British millionaire businessman Shrien Dewani is due in court in South Africa Monday on charges of ordering his Swedish wife's murder during their 2010 honeymoon in Cape Town.