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Mosque in southern Sweden target of arson attack

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The Islamic Cultural Center of Hässleholm was destroyed in a fire on Saturday night.

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Swedes flout ban on texting behind the wheel

87 |  |  2018-05-20
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A four-month-old law banning the use of mobile phones in the car has not had much of an effect on Sweden’s motorists.

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Sweden trounce USA 6-0, face Swiss in world final

71 |  |  2018-05-19
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Title-holders Sweden booked their place in the final of the world ice hockey championships Saturday with a 6-0 whitewash of the United St...

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Ikea announces South America expansion

36 |  |  2018-05-18
TheLocals · News

Swedish furniture giant Ikea is poised to expand into South America, with stores planned in at least three countries in the region.

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Swedish boxer Badou Jack misses title after draw with Canada's Adonis Stevenson

30 |  |  2018-05-20
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Haitian-born Canadian Adonis Stevenson retained his World Boxing Council light-heavyweight title on Saturday after fighting Sweden's Bad...

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Sweet news for Swedish strawberry fans

25 |  |  2018-05-19
TheLocals · News

Things are looking good for Swedes’ beloved strawberries.

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Sweden funds Holocaust memorial trips to tackle anti-Semitism

20 |  |  2018-05-18
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Sweden wants as many young people as possible to visit Holocaust memorial sites in an effort to tackle anti-Semitism in the Nordic natio...

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PayPal buys Swedish startup iZettle for $2.2bn

10 |  |  2018-05-18
TheLocals · News

PayPal will buy Swedish online commerce startup iZettle for $2.2 billion, in a deal that came as the young company was poised for a stoc...

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Swedish recipe: How to make Swedish crispy baked asparagus

6 |  |  2018-05-18
TheLocals · News

Food writer John Duxbury shares one of his favourite Swedish recipes for a crispy starter with a northern touch.

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Lethal listeria outbreak prompts food recall in Sweden

5 |  |  2018-05-18
TheLocals · News

Products from a food producer in western Sweden have been recalled after they were linked to a deadly outbreak of listeria.

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Technical error grounds flights throughout Sweden

5 |  |  2018-05-19
TheLocals · News

A technical problem at Stockholm Arlanda airport on Saturday caused the cancellation of a large number of flights in and out of the airport.

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Ten jobs for internationals in Sweden you may not have thought of

3 |  |  2018-05-18
TheLocals · News

Finding work in Sweden can be tough if you don't know where to look. But even if you don't speak a word of Swedish or are having a hard...

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Stockholm trains at standstill after track fire

0 |  |  2018-05-16
TheLocals · News

Commuters were left stranded after a fire on the railway track north of Stockholm.

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'We don't know what they want': EU Minister on Britain, Brexit and borders

0 |  |  2018-05-15
TheLocals · News

Sweden's EU Minister Ann Linde was pessimistic after the last round of Brexit talks in Brussels.

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The popular Swedish sport you probably know nothing about

0 |  |  2018-05-17
TheLocals · News

Outdoor activities are part of the Swedish way of life, and with 75,000 registered practitioners, orienteering is one of the most popular...

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Syrian living in Sweden held 'for financing terrorism'

0 |  |  2018-05-18
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A Syrian man living in Sweden has been arrested on suspicions of funding terrorism.

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Swedish airline cancels all flights after filing for bankruptcy

0 |  |  2018-05-16
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Regional airline Nextjet announced on Wednesday it was filing for bankruptcy.

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Majority of Swedes positive about immigration: study

0 |  |  2018-05-17
TheLocals · News

A majority of participants in a Swedish study said they are generally positive to all types of immigration, and in particular towards for...

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Stockholm train chaos continues as commuters face cancellations due to track fire

0 |  |  2018-05-17
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Chaos for commuters in Stockholm is set to continue on Thursday as several tracks remain closed following a fire caused by a falling elec...

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We could cope with a cash-free society, Swedes say

0 |  |  2018-05-16
TheLocals · News

Almost two thirds of Swedes say they could manage in a cash-free society.

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Swedish sports group reports Russian hackers to police

0 |  |  2018-05-15
TheLocals · News

Sweden’s sport association has reported Russian hacking group Fancy Bear to the police for accessing and publishing the results of dopi...

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Soprano wins top prize in memory of Swedish opera legend

0 |  |  2018-05-15
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Swedish opera singer Nina Stemme has won the one-million dollar prize awarded in memory of the Nordic nation's legendary soprano Birgit ...

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Crunch time for Zlatan: Sweden names 2018 World Cup squad

0 |  |  2018-05-16
TheLocals · News

Sweden coach Janne Andersson named a 23-man World Cup squad on Tuesday that dashed the remaining faint hopes of fans expecting to see Zla...

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Defeat again for Sweden in attempt to deport worker over technicality

0 |  |  2018-05-17
TheLocals · News

A Belarusian insulation fitter has won his battle to stay in Sweden in the latest of a series of legal defeats for the Nordic nation's m...

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AstraZeneca evacuated after power cut causes chem leak risk

0 |  |  2018-05-16
TheLocals · News

AstraZeneca in Södertälje was evacuated on Wednesday after dangerous chemicals were at risk of leaking as a result of a power outage af...

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Swedes value media most in Europe, but populists an exception

0 |  |  2018-05-18
TheLocals · News

Swedes are the most likely to place a high importance in the news media, according to a new study of major European countries.

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Ten historic pictures that show what life was like in Stockholm decades ago

0 |  |  2018-05-16
TheLocals · News

These historic images shed some light on the lives of Stockholmers decades ago.

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Man arrested over threatening mail to Swedish ministers is suspected of attempted murder in UK

0 |  |  2018-05-16
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A 42-year-old man arrested at Stockholm's Arlanda Airport accused of making serious threats against Swedish ministers is also suspected ...

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Swedish doctor freed from Ethiopian prison

0 |  |  2018-05-15
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Fikru Maru, a Swedish-Ethiopian heart doctor, was released from prison in Addis Ababa on Tuesday.

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Danish submariner Madsen to appeal life term in September

0 |  |  2018-05-15
TheLocals · News

Danish submarine builder Peter Madsen is to appeal his life sentence for the murder of Swedish journalist Kim Wall in September, authorit...

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Young Swedes eating too much junk food: study

0 |  |  2018-05-15
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Most young people in Sweden are eating too little fruit and veg and too much meat, candy, and soda, according to a new study.

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'Lone wolves' remain Sweden's biggest terror threat

0 |  |  2018-05-17
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Lone actors who sympathize with extremist groups are still the biggest terror threat in Sweden today, according to the country’s Nation...

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Bring on summer, because Swedish beaches are getting cleaner

0 |  |  2018-05-15
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Swedish beaches are getting cleaner, with more than nine out of ten passing a water quality test.

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How you can use the summer to break into the Swedish job market

0 |  |  2018-05-16
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Sweden's quiet summer period can actually be the perfect time to make progress in your job hunt – if you know the right steps to take....

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Is Sweden's zero-tolerance approach to drugs a failing model?

0 |  |  2018-05-17
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Sweden is accustomed to being praised for its forward-thinking approach, but there's one area where many feel it lies behind the curve. ...

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Members' quiz: Do you know what these 'untranslatable' Swedish words mean?

0 |  |  2018-05-17
TheLocals · News

Forget about lagom, there are plenty more supposedly untranslatable words in the Swedish language. But do you know what they all mean? Tr...

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Here's where to have the best fika experience in Sweden

0 |  |  2018-05-15
TheLocals · News

Wondering where the best spot in Sweden is for coffee and cake? A new ranking claims to have figured it all out.

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VIDEO: Swede films 'alien' insect tornado

0 |  |  2018-05-15
TheLocals · News

A Swedish woman caught a wildlife phenomenon on camera that was so unusual the footage has baffled experts, and made the Swede question i...

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