The Northern Lights may have caused an odd noise similar to one from the Star Wars movies which was recorded in Sweden, an expert thinks.
The turn of the year brings good news for those keen to repair household goods, but bad news for the likes of cinema enthusiasts.
The number of British tourists travelling to Sweden's northernmost county has doubled since 2010, according to the regional tourist board. And it's not the only nationality on the increase.
The video from this year's celebrations at Möllevångstorget in Malmö has sparked debate.
Ghosts haunt the halls of Drottningholm, according to Sweden's queen.
An 18-year-old woman has been taken to hospital after she was found with gunshot wounds in the Rosengård district of Malmö in the early hours of Tuesday.
Several buildings have been destroyed in a powerful blaze which raged for almost a day through Umeå in northern Sweden.
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