Swedish prince weds former glamour model

Swedish prince weds former glamour model

Flag-waving Swedes and royals celebrated in the blazing summer sun on Saturday as reality show starlet Sofia Hellqvist became a real-life princess as she married Prince Carl Philip.

Raiders smash way into Stockholm pawn shop

Raiders smash way into Stockholm pawn shop

At least three robbers, using an industrial loader, broke into a pawnshop in Skärholmen centre, just outside Stockholm, on Saturday afternoon.

West Sweden man arrested for ‘killing bull’

West Sweden man arrested for ‘killing bull’

A man has been arrested in Kil in western Sweden, for allegedly killing a bull by shooting it in the head, police have said.

Is Stockholm the world’s creative capital?

Is Stockholm the world’s creative capital?

What is Stockholm's secret? How has the city taken over the the music and tech worlds? What's in the water? And will the bubble burst? The Brilliant Minds conference brought up these questions and more.

RECAP: Carl Philip and Sofia charm the world

RECAP: Carl Philip and Sofia charm the world

Sweden's Prince Carl Philip has married his long-term girlfriend Sofia Hellqvist at Stockholm's Royal Palace. The Local was there throughout the day.

Swedish prince to marry former reality TV star

Swedish prince to marry former reality TV star

UPDATED: After months and months of preparation it's finally time. This afternoon, Prince Carl Philip and his former model and reality TV star fiancée Sofia Hellqvist, will say 'ja' to each other.

Sweden draw with USA in Women’s World Cup

Sweden draw with USA in Women’s World Cup

Sweden held the tournament favourites, USA, to a 0-0 draw in the second match of the group stages.

Three arrested after missing teen found dead

Three arrested after missing teen found dead

The body of Lisa Holm, 17, has been found in central Sweden, five days after the cafe worker went missing.

Foo Fighters singer in Swedish stage fall

Foo Fighters singer in Swedish stage fall

Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl gave new meaning Friday to the advice for performers to "break a leg" after he fell from stage in Gothenburg and returned to play in a cast.

Four dead in Gothenburg explosion at roundabout

Four dead in Gothenburg explosion at roundabout

Four people - one a pre-school child - have died after their car exploded in Torslanda near Gothenburg last night.