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September 6, 2018
Sweden Democrats leader Jimmie Akesson links immigration, crime and the decline of the Swedish welfare state.  Photo for The Washington Post by Nora Lorek
In Sweden, far-right party with neo-Nazi origins could rise to top in Sunday's election
September 6, 2018 - 5:41pm
August 3, 2018
A man with Down syndrome was holding a toy gun. Police shot and killed him.
August 3, 2018 - 5:45pm
July 25, 2018
Photo courtesy of Flickr.
A Swedish student stopped an Afghan man's deportation by refusing to sit down on a plane
July 25, 2018 - 7:56am
July 7, 2018
England player Harry Maguire (6) celebrates with John Stones (5) and Harry Kane (9) after scoring a goal against Sweden in the quarterfinals during the FIFA World Cup 2018 at Samara Stadium on Saturday, July 7. PA Images / Sipa USA via USA TODAY Sports
Confident England reaches first World Cup semi-final in 28 years
July 7, 2018 - 1:40pm
July 3, 2018
Sweden's Emil Forsberg scores a goal against Switzerland in St. Petersburg on July 3, 2018. Darren Staples / Reuters
Scrappy Sweden edges Switzerland 1-0 to reach quarterfinals
July 3, 2018 - 4:20pm
June 27, 2018
Sweden's Andreas Granqvist scores on a penalty try against Mexico on June 27, 2018, in Yekaterinberg, Russia. Jason Cairnduff / Reuters
Sweden embarasses Mexico, eliminates defending champs Germany
June 27, 2018 - 5:04pm
July 24, 2017
Swedish train named Trainy McTrainface in tribute to Boaty McBoatface
July 24, 2017 - 1:20pm
May 19, 2017
WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange makes a speech from the balcony of the Ecuadorian Embassy, in central London, Britain February 5, 2016. REUTERS/Peter Nicholls/File Photo
Sweden drops Assange investigation, but UK police say he still faces arrest
May 19, 2017 - 7:13am
April 7, 2017
Police officers guard at the downtown in Stockholm, Sweden, April 7, 2017. REUTERS/Magnus Strom
Four killed by truck driven into crowd in Swedish capital
April 7, 2017 - 3:51pm
February 23, 2017
Cartoon by Ken Catalino
February 23, 2017 - 1:10am
February 20, 2017
President Donald Trump speaks during his "Make America Great Again" rally at Orlando Melbourne International Airport in Melbourne, Florida, U.S. February 18, 2017. Kevin Lamarque / Reuters
Trump baffles Sweden with crime comment, says it was based on TV report
February 20, 2017 - 6:36am
June 8, 2016
“Allt för Sverige” cast members include Erik Seaholm, from left, Sarah Steinman, Anna Lopinto, Patrick Glass, Inger Romero, John Burt, Jason Blohm, Steven Swanson, Erica Andersson and Micka Cain. Steinman is a native of Willmar and the fourth Minnesotan to appear on the Swedish television show.
Willmar native to appear on Swedish TV show
June 8, 2016 - 4:02pm
February 12, 2016
United States Senate finally approves ambassadors to Norway and Sweden
February 12, 2016 - 11:20pm
June 10, 2013
Gov. Dayton sets out on 10-day European mission
June 10, 2013 - 6:00am
December 23, 2012
Swedish princess to marry next June
December 23, 2012 - 8:16am