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Influence - James Savage

Influence

News desks around the world trust The Local's coverage as the basis for their own foreign news articles, regularly citing our reports and seeking guidance from our journalists.

Here are some examples of our own work making the news around the world:

Hind Aleryani, journaliste yéménite, réfugiée en Suède, face aux verrous européens, menacée d'expulsion     TV5-Monde (France)     Nov 2018
 
The Local wins Sweden's online publisher of the year award     The Local     Nov 2018
 
The Local takes home bronze medal at Native Advertising Awards     The Local     Nov 2018
 
This 8-Year-Old Girl Pulled a Pre-Viking-Era Sword From a Lake in Sweden     Time     Oct 2018
 
Åttaåriga Sagas svärdsfynd – en världsnyhet     Aftonbladet/TT (Sweden)     Oct 2018
 
Girl, 8, pulls a 1,500-year-old sword from a lake in Sweden     BBC     Oct 2018
 
Hundreds of Roman gold coins found in basement of old theater     CNN     Sep 2018
 
The international press reports that far right party made landslide gains in the Swedish election, but the people of Sweden disagree     The Independent     Sep 2018
 
Sweden Election Playbook: Dead heat — Far right’s mixed night — Overseas vote crucial     Politico     Sep 2018
 
Swedish election: deadlock as far right makes gains – as it happened     The Guardian     Sep 2018
 
After Sweden's Election, What Next For The Kronor?     Forbes     Sep 2018
 
Italy's Florence bans eating in the street     CNN     Sep 2018
 
Schwedens Wohlfahrtsstaat bröckelt an vielen Enden     NZZ (Switzerland)     Sep 2018
 
Several injured in German far-right rally after knife killing sparks further violence     The Journal (Ireland)     Aug 2018
 
The Guardian view on the Genoa bridge collapse: human disaster and Italian parable     The Guardian     Aug 2018
 
Dozens Of Cars Torched By Masked Youths In Western Sweden, Authorities Say     NPR     Aug 2018
 
This Video Of A 22-Year-Old French Woman Being Slapped Might Change The Law     Refinery 29     Jul 2018
 
La Suède appelle l’Europe à l’aide pour lutter contre les feux de forêts     Euractive (EU)     Jul 2018
 
Sweden battles 50 raging wildfires as the entire country is on holiday - and it needs Europe's help     Business Insider     Jul 2018
 
Wildfires rage in Arctic Circle as Sweden calls for help     The Guardian (UK)     Jul 2018
 
Protests erupt in French city after a 22-year-old was stopped by police — then shot and killed     Washington Post     Jul 2018
 
France’s butchers fear the wrath of ‘militant vegans’     Washington Post     Jun 2018
 
French butchers ask for police protection from vegan activists     The Guardian     Jun 2018
 
Denmark's new burqa ban also covers beards and punishes people for living in 'ghettoes' – this isn't the mark of a secular society     The Independent (UK)     Jun 2018
 
Who is Le Spiderman? In France, migrant given citizenship after climbing building to save child's life     Newsweek     May 2018
 
Hur kan vi utvisa dem vi behöver som mest?     Aftonbladet (Sweden)     May 2018
 
2000-year-old horse discovered in Pompeii’s volcanic rubble     Science (US)     May 2018
 
Scientist who regretted living to 104 dies in assisted suicide     New York Post (US)     May 2018
 
Swedish MP takes sales engineer's work permit rejection to parliament after story in The Local     The Local     May 2018
 
Why do Rome's buses keep catching fire?     BBC (UK)     May 2018
 
Schweden setzt auf Aufklärungsvideos     NTV (Germany)     May 2018
 
Can a news organization provide the service of feeling connected through its membership program?     Nieman Lab (US)     May 2018
 
'Extraordinary find' made in Pompeii bath house     Fox News (US)     Apr 2018
 
Balancing editorial analytics with editorial gut instinct: a conversation with The Local Europe’s Paul O’Mahony     Content Insights     Apr 2018
 
Nobel prize judges quit over handling of sexual misconduct allegations     The Guardian (UK)     Apr 2018
 
How to Navigate the French Train Strikes Happening This Spring     Condé Nast Traveler (US)     Apr 2018
 
Tingsrätten: Misshandlad kvinna borde inte ha vänt sig till polisen     Expressen (Sweden)     Mar 2018
 
На юге Франции неизвестный захватил заложников в супермаркете     Novaya Gazeta (Russia)     Mar 2018
 
James Savage: Börja lyssna på arbetskraftsinvandrarna     SvD (Sweden)     Mar 2018
 
Nämndemän stängs av efter skandaldomen     Svenska Dagbladet (Sweden)     Mar 2018
 
Nämndemän utesluts ur Centerpartiet efter skandaldom     Metro (Sweden)     Mar 2018
 
Tingsrätt friade man som kom från ”bra familj”     Dagens Nyheter (Sweden)     Mar 2018
 
Man "av bra familj" friad för misshandel     Göteborgs Posten (Sweden)     Mar 2018
 
Adidas's Latest Sneakers Are Also Public Transit Tickets. But There's a Catch.     Fortune (US)     Jan 2018
 
Sverige är som ett fejkat himmelrike och helvete     Dagens Nyheter (Sweden)     Jan 2018
 
Nazi art: Monet, Cezanne paintings among those from Hitler dealer's collection to go on display     Newsweek (US)     Jan 2018
 
Recension: Good Sweden, Bad Sweden     SVT (Sweden)     Jan 2018
 
Fake news som ett politiskt vapen     Svenska Dagbladet (Sweden)     Jan 2018
 
A man scooped something from the ground in Stockholm. It exploded in his hand.     Washington Post (US)     Jan 2018
 
Sweden's giant Gavle goat survives Christmas     BBC News (UK)     Dec 2017
 
Swedish PM backs new law meaning sex without clearly worded or demonstrated consent is rape     The Independent (UK)     Dec 2017
 
Sweden child migrant tests 'reveal many adults'     BBC News (UK)     Dec 2017
 
Du refus de se faire servir un bout de Beaufort par un fromager au «fonduegate»     Le Monde (France)     Dec 2017
 
"Fonduegate" sparks row of international proportions     Euronews (Belgium)     Dec 2017
 
Slogs för IS - blir av med passet     Expressen (Sweden)     Dec 2017
 
Frankrike totalförbjuder mobiler i skolan     Aftonbladet (Sweden)     Dec 2017
 
Här införs totalförbud mot mobiler i skolan     Expressen (Sweden)     Dec 2017
 
France is banning mobile phones in schools     Quartz (US)     Dec 2017
 
Nigel Farage attacked for claiming joggers need armed police escorts in Sweden     The Independent (UK)     Nov 2017
 
French minister affirms street prayers' ban in north Paris     Xinhua (China)     Nov 2017
 
Suecia evita referirse a Dios en masculino     El Pais (Spain)     Nov 2017
 
Man loses car then finds it decades later     Newsweek (US)     Nov 2017
 
Paris Already Canceled Its Christmas Market This Year - Its Ferris Wheel Might Be Next     Condé Nast Traveler     Nov 2017
 
France's butter shortage could put the beloved croissant in danger     Condé Nast Traveler (US)     Oct 2017
 
Radioactive boars spark concern in Sweden     ZME Science (Romania)     Oct 2017
 
Viking skeleton’s DNA test proves historians wrong     New York Post (US)     Sep 2017
 
The French and their cigarettes: the end of the affair?     Forbes (US)     Sep 2017
 
Sweden to deport 106-year-old blind Afghan woman who travelled 3,000 miles to reach Europe     Newsweek (US)     Sep 2017
 
Jerk Humans Immediately Shoot First Wild Bison Seen in Germany for Over 250 Years     Gizmodo (US)     Sep 2017
 
Frankfurt Orders 70,000 To Evacuate To Defuse WWII Bomb     National Public Radio (US)     Aug 2017
 
Most important issues: Germans, unlike Americans, more worried about climate change than war or terror     Newsweek (US)     Aug 2017
 
A Swedish take on North Korea     New Europe (Belgium)     Aug 2017
 
Massive stash of Donald Trump-shaped ecstasy pills seized in Germany     The Telegraph (UK)     Aug 2017
 
Tyskland har godkänt samkönade äktenskap     Expressen (Sweden)     Jul 2017
 
Swedish Neo-Nazis Frozen Out In Trademark Fight     National Public Radio (US)     Jul 2017
 
Strange foamy balls are washing up on the shores of northern France     Washington Post (US)     Jul 2017
 
On France's Île de Ré You Can Get Oysters from a Vending Machine     Condé Nast Traveler (US)     Jul 2017
 
France's Favorite Town is Kaysersberg     Condé Nast Traveler (US)     Jun 2017
 
Swiss village votes in photo ban, saying it's too beautiful for social media     News.com.au (Australia)     May 2017
 
Test électoral majeur en Rhénanie-du-Nord-Westphalie     Le Monde     May 2017
 
Sweden, immigrants and Trump's post-Enlightenment world     Washington Post (US)     Mar 2017
 
Sweden opts to return to conscription     Euractive (Belgium)     Mar 2017