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An Italian art museum has refused to remove a sculpture of a crucified frog that Pope Benedict has deemed blasphemous, news agency Reuters reported on Thursday.
More than 100 victims and victims’ relatives took part in a memorial service at Ramstein air base Thursday to commemorate a horrific crash during an air show 20 years ago.
One of Sweden's largest teachers unions has expressed its dismay at Prime Minister Fredrik Reinfeldt's decision to burst into song at the Polar Music Prize ceremony in Stockholm on Wednesday.
Police outside of Uppsala continue their efforts to find a 44-year-old British man who has been missing in the area since late July.
Norwegians are heading across the border to make their alcohol purchases in Sweden like never before.
The number of German unemployed eased more than expected in August, but some analysts said the good news would likely be temporary as Europe's biggest economy slows down.
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The pending trial of the the men behind the file sharing site The Pirate Bay has been pushed back yet again and may not start before next year.
Christine Schürrer, the German woman expected to be found guilty of murdering two toddlers in Arboga in March, is requesting a new trial because of media statements made by lay judges involved in the case.
Christine Schürrer, the German woman expected to be found guilty of murdering two toddlers in Arboga in March, is requesting a new trial because of statements in the media made by lay judges involved in the case.
Fears over duty in Afghanistan are reportedly leading to a shortage of recruits for Germany’s army, which for years was excused from the world’s conflicts because it served as a Cold War buffer.
Bavarian natural soft drink manufacturer Bionade is planning to open a factory in Iowa within the next two years, after bringing their products to the United States for the first time this month.
The leader of the criminal network Original Gangsters has had his residence permit revoked by the Swedish Migration Board.
Swedish budget airline Skyways is planning to shutter its base of operations at Stockholm’s Arlanda airport.
A group of filmmakers claim to have successfully captured Sweden’s legendary Great Lake Sea Monster (Storsjöodjuret), which is said to lurk in the waters of the Storsjön outside Östersund in northern Sweden.
The Ifa, Europe’s top consumer electronics show, is normally all about gadgets that make life more entertaining with the latest flat screen televisions, stereo equipment and the like. But this year the Internationale Funkausstellung, opening in Berlin on Friday, will for the first time see usually more down-to-earth appliances like fridges and washing machines fighting for attention.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel has been named the world's most powerful woman by US business magazine Forbes in their most recent edition.
This autumn Munich water management experts and the Goethe Institute will present their successful Isar River restoration project to Los Angeles city officials in hopes that they'll be inspired to return the city's concrete riverbed to its former glory, writes The Local's Kristen Allen.
The Left Party’s Lars Ohly wants to appoint a working group with the aim of creating a red-green governing policy ahead of Sweden’s 2010 parliamentary elections.
The Liberal Party (Folkpartiet) believes that Sweden ought to send more soldiers to Afghanistan, participate in Nato’s rapid reaction force, as well as join the military alliance's air patrols over the Baltic region.