Two Swedes crushed last year's course record at the Swimrun world championship in Stockholm's archipelago on Monday.
The movie set to represent Sweden at the 2015 Academy Awards was revealed on Monday, a film that has already won awards abroad.
A 53-year-old man has been prosecuted after police in western Sweden made one of their largest drug seizures in the area.
The mother of Swedish Pirate Bay co-founder Gottfrid Svartholm Warg has told The Local about her son's "suffering" in jail ahead of the final stages of his trial.
A 34-year-old man who killed a child is on the run after he broke out of a psychiatric ward in central Sweden.
In the first of our Backstage series, The Local’s David Landes sits down with Annika Rembe, Director General of the Swedish Institute, to hear why brand Sweden bothers her; about the country’s immigration struggles; and why foreign students shouldn't be afraid to knock on Swedes' doors.
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Flood waters subsided in the southern Sweden region of Skåne on Monday, after flash flooding saw chaos on roads and trains at the weekend.
UPDATED: Leaders of the Moderate Party, the Centre Party, the Liberal Party and the Christian Democrats have announced their complete list of election promises in Stockholm's Nacka.
UPDATED: Police in northern Sweden say a man was killed on Monday morning after what they described as a "hunting accident".
Champions Paris Saint-Germain thumped Saint-Etienne 5-0 as Bordeaux saw their 100 percent record at the start of the Ligue 1 season ended on Sunday with a 1-1 draw against Bastia.
UPDATED: Officials at a Stockholm hospital reported that they had found a suspected case of the Ebola virus on Sunday night. But the case was dismissed on Monday.