Four teens charged over alleged rape on Baltic cruise

Four teens charged over alleged rape on Baltic cruise

Four teenagers are facing trial this month accused of raping a woman on a student ferry trip between Stockholm and Finland.

Wolf and nudity? Eurovision host mocks contest’s rules

Wolf and nudity? Eurovision host mocks contest’s rules

Perhaps one man and his wolf will share a naked moment after all.

‘Sweden gives artists the space to follow their dreams’
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‘Sweden gives artists the space to follow their dreams’

Why does Sweden have so many successful artists and songwriters? Do Swedes have a secret recipe for making it big in music? The Local asked Maria Molin Ljunggren, the woman behind one of Sweden’s most successful record labels, for answers.

Evacuation after chemical leak at Stockholm lab

Evacuation after chemical leak at Stockholm lab

UPDATED: Five hundred people were escorted from a building near the Karolinska Institute following a chemical leak.

Sweden may own Pirate Bay domains, says court

Sweden may own Pirate Bay domains, says court

A unique ruling has been upheld by a Swedish court of appeals.

How Zlatan inspired Sweden’s young Eurovision star Frans

How Zlatan inspired Sweden’s young Eurovision star Frans

The Local takes a look at six things you didn't know about Frans Jeppsson Wall.

Light on the horizon for Sweden’s unemployed youth

Light on the horizon for Sweden’s unemployed youth

Youth unemployment is falling in Sweden, but the jobless rate among foreign-born citizens is still going up.

‘I want to talk to the Sweden Democrats’

‘I want to talk to the Sweden Democrats’

Syrian journalist Ali al-Abdallah, 33, shares what he’s learned about integration through his efforts to use news and current events to get Swedes and newcomers talking.

Could this be the dream team that scores for Sweden?

Could this be the dream team that scores for Sweden?

Here are the faces to remember alongside Zlatan Ibrahimovic as Sweden prepares for Paris.

Sweden holds ‘terror recruiter’ wanted by police in Germany

Sweden holds ‘terror recruiter’ wanted by police in Germany

Swedish police tracked down the man who's accused of recruiting people to a terror group in Germany.

Five fab Eurovision parties in Stockholm this weekend

Five fab Eurovision parties in Stockholm this weekend

From live shows to open-air dance floors, The Local looks at five of the best Eurovision parties in Stockholm.