Two German air force officers have been suspended from service for making and eating blutwurst, or blood sausage, from their own blood.
European aeronautics giant EADS has broken into the US defense market with a new multi-billion dollar contract, but US officials are furious that US rival Boeing was snubbed.
Norwegian skier Jörgen Aukland has won the Vasalopp cross-country ski race on Sunday. Aukland won the 90 km race in 4 hours 13 minutes and 45 seconds.
A restaurant in Gothenburg was evacuated on Saturday evening after a bomb threat. 30 guests were eating in the restaurant at the time.
Fighting broke out between rival fans of football clubs Gais and IFK Norrköping outside of Gothenburg on Saturday afternoon. Police detained four people for drug-testing.
A group of 20 neo-Nazis were detained by police in Stockholm on Saturday. The neo-Nazis were on their way to disrupt a demonstration by 400 Serbs protesting Kosovo's independence.
Charlotte Perelli and Linda Bengtzing joined the line up for the Melodifestivalen in Globen by winning the final heat in Karlskrona on Saturday evening. Nordman and Sibel will contest the second chance in Kiruna.
Former Nazi ally Bulgaria plans to auction German tanks from the Second World War.
Several German companies laid off thousands of workers last week, causing widespread controversy in the light of many of the companies' robust profit margins. Officials say they are baffled by the trend.