- 'Technical issue' cripples much of Swedish air traffic Updated: May-28-16 11:36 am
COPENHAGEN, Denmark - Swedish officials say "a technical problem" is affecting air traffic control operations in Sweden - the second such issue in two weeks to hit the Scandinavian nation.
- Swedish crown princess' son Oscar Carl Olof is christened Updated: May-27-16 7:16 am
STOCKHOLM - Crown Princess Victoria's newly born son and second child has been christened Oscar Carl Olof.
- Swedish court upholds arrest warrant for Julian Assange Updated: May-25-16 12:19 pm
HELSINKI - A Swedish court on Wednesday rejected a request to overturn the arrest warrant of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange because there were no new circumstances to consider.
- Saab unveils new version of Gripen fighter jet Updated: May-18-16 12:07 pm
STOCKHOLM - Swedish aircraft maker Saab has unveiled the latest version of its Gripen fighter jet.
- Thousands of underage migrants live in shadows across Europe Updated: May-18-16 3:06 am
Outside the train station in Rome, teen migrants sell drugs from school backpacks and trade sex for cash or clothes. In the capital of Sweden, they steal food from supermarkets and sleep on the streets. From makeshift camps along the northern French coast, they try to hop at night onto the backs of moving trucks headed to Britain.
- Explorers plan June mission to Andrea Doria shipwreck Updated: May-18-16 12:28 am
BOSTON - Nearly six decades after 46 people died when the Andrea Doria sank to the sea floor following a violent collision with another ocean liner south of Nantucket, Massachusetts, explorers are preparing to do what 16 people have lost their lives attempting: get a good look at the wreckage.
- Sweden: Refugee from Rwanda convicted in 1994 genocide Updated: May-16-16 10:43 am
STOCKHOLM - A Swedish citizen originally from Rwanda was sentenced to life in prison Monday for his role in the 1994 genocide in the African country.
- Ukraine's Jamala wins 2016 Eurovision Song Contest Updated: May-14-16 8:34 pm
STOCKHOLM - Ukrainian singer Jamala's melancholic tune about Soviet dictator Josef Stalin's 1944 deportation of the Crimean Tatars was crowned the winner of the 2016 Eurovision Song Contest early Sunday, an unusual choice for the kitschy pop fest.
- The Latest: Timberlake performs at Eurovision Song Contest Updated: May-14-16 5:33 pm
STOCKHOLM - The Latest on the 2016 Eurovision Song Contest (all times local):
- ABBA Bjorn: 'Waterloo' still good enough to win Eurovision Updated: May-13-16 1:00 pm
STOCKHOLM - With a more modern production and without platform shoes, ABBA could have been a strong contender at the Eurovision Song Contest even now, former band member Bjoern Ulvaeus says.
- Douze points: Things to know about Eurovision Song Contest Updated: May-13-16 6:27 am
STOCKHOLM - The Eurovision Song Contest, possibly the only event in the world where the press kit for accredited journalists includes hair spray, is upon us.
- Eurovision Song Contest struggles to enforce politics ban Updated: May-11-16 10:12 am
STOCKHOLM - You can croon about unrequited love, dance with unbridled passion or dress up in drag. Just keep politics out of it.
- Bachelet thanks Sweden for help during dictatorship Updated: May-10-16 11:46 am
STOCKHOLM - Chile's president expressed thanks to Sweden on Tuesday for helping thousands of Chileans escape persecution during the dictatorship of Gen. Augusto Pinochet.
- Justin Timberlake to perform at Eurovision Song Contest Updated: May-09-16 10:10 am
STOCKHOLM - American singer and songwriter Justin Timberlake will be a guest performer at the Eurovision Song Contest this weekend.
- Reutersward, Swedish sculptor of twisted gun barrel, dies Updated: May-04-16 6:38 pm
HELSINKI - Carl Fredrik Reutersward, one of Sweden's best-known modern artists and the creator of the iconic statue of a revolver barrel tied in a knot, has died at the age of 81.
- Jewish leader urges Sweden to prioritize anti-Semitism fight Updated: May-03-16 11:55 am
STOCKHOLM - The president of the European Jewish Congress says Sweden needs to be vigilant of anti-Semitism among some refugees seeking shelter in the Nordic country.
- Sweden celebrates king's 70th with ABBA's 'Dancing Queen' Updated: Apr-30-16 1:45 pm
STOCKHOLM - Royals from around the world flew in, loyal Swedes lined the streets of Stockholm and the sounds of ABBA's "Dancing Queen" rang out from an army band on Saturday as Sweden celebrated King Carl XVI Gustaf's 70th birthday.
- The Latest: Black boxes found in Norwegian helicopter crash Updated: Apr-29-16 1:57 pm
COPENHAGEN, Denmark - The Latest on the crash of a helicopter on an island off western Norway (all times local):