A police officer who was suspected of manslaughter for killing a suspect who had been on a stabbing spree, has avoided punishment, after a court ruled that he was acting in self defence.
Palestinians in Sweden have welcomed Stefan Löfven's plan to formally recognize the state of Palestine. But there has been strong criticism from Jewish groups.
UPDATED: Swedish intelligence officials have released a picture of a Russian jet flying closely beside a Swedish intelligence plane, in what they describe as "a growing trend" in international airspace.
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Ten times as many seals have died off the West Coast of Sweden in 2014 than in a typical year, with scientists saying the mortality rate is a mystery.
Friday saw Sweden's Prime Minister announcing his new top team. There are 24 faces to remember. Here's The Local's guide to the most important and interesting appointments.
UPDATED: Incoming Prime Minister Stefan Löfven has announced his top team. Half of them are women. The Local blogged live to bring you the latest details and analysis on the key appointments.
With the 2014 Nobel Prizes kicking off on Monday, The Local takes a closer look at how the prestigious awards took flight and how the will of Alfred Nobel was behind it all.
UPDATED: Social Democrat leader Stefan Löfven will announce his top team of ministers this morning, and his plans for how his new cabinet will govern Sweden.