Swedish design is top-notch, with companies H&M and IKEA taking over the world along with fashion labels like Nudie, Acne, and Swedish Hasbeens. But the importance of design is visible in the tech world as well.
UPDATED: Police in central Sweden have said they have not been able to find out what caused a mystery explosion at a school in Karlstad on Tuesday afternoon.
They were caught in Greece carrying machetes and army uniforms.
Some people move to Stockholm for work. Others simply end up here, pulled by the power of love. So how do you find your own life here?
Fat Tuesday means one thing: semla buns. Here's everything you need to know.
The getaway car featured in one of Sweden's most famous bank robbery is up for sale.
A special police force has been set up following vigilante violence in Stockholm over the weekend.
Joel Kinnaman, one of Sweden's biggest actors, has been confirmed as a cast member for the hit US drama House of Cards.
Many of Sweden's most popular state-owned museums are now free to visit after a change in the law.
Hold on to your hats! Some trains have already been cancelled.
After four years in Scandinavia, The Local's Northern Sweden correspondent Paul Connolly's finally embracing the most Swedish sport on earth.
Expert: They are younger than 10 and "look at killing as part of daily life".