A 19-year-old man has confessed to killing a 15-year-old girl in Mora last weekend.
Hurricane winds reaching speeds of up to 140 kilometres per hour drew in over the southern part of Sweden on Friday leaving thousands of households without electricity and 19,000 without telephone.
A meat packing company near Munich has recalled almost 70,000 packages of meatballs after customers found glass shards in the product.
A 25-year-old man was sentenced to two years in prison at Stockholm district court on Friday for raping an 11-year-old girl. The man groomed the girl on a youth community website.
Support for a two-party left coalition government between the Green Party and the Social Democrats, has increased. Lars Ohly's tough stance has taken its toll on voter support, a new poll by Synovate Temo/Dagens Nyheter shows.
The Stockholm stock exchange ended a stable week with a decline on Friday as the OMXS index closed down 1.2 percent due to concerns over the economic outlook.