Amtrain with 180 passengers got stuck in a tunnel outside Söderhamn, east central Sweden, after a torrential rainstorm with those stuck inside describing the situation as the 'worst action film.'
Germany's Protestant Church celebrated a gay wedding for the first time, local media said Sunday.
Police were forced to call in reinforcements for an Allsvenskan match in Malmö after rival supporters clashed with the club installing metal detectors outside the stadium as a security measure
Law enforcement officers continue to trace the 54-year old fugitive who fled a psychiatric hospital on Friday and are acting on information that the convicted rapist is now in Stockholm County.
Sweden's state controlled alcohol monopoly has ruled out distributing the Welsh export 'Fubar' beer due its label featuring a hand grenade and bullet holes.
Germany's central bank expects Greece to receive another bail-out loan later this year or by early 2014, the German weekly Der Spiegel reported Sunday, citing an internal Bundesbank document.
Nearly 90 people attempting to illegally enter Spain via the country's southern in makeshift boats were picked up at sea on Saturday by Spanish and Moroccan coastguards according to rescue services.
Political factions are lining up to do battle for their say over the Swedish Church, the country's biggest religious organization. The Local's Ann Törnkvist finds out whether it could threaten same-sex weddings and women pastors.
New-signing Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang hit a hat-trick as Champions League finalists Borussia Dortmund kicked off their Bundesliga season with an emphatic 4-0 win at Augsburg on Saturday.
Swedish file-sharing site The Pirate Bay celebrated their 10th anniversary by hosting a party on the outskirts of Stockholm on Saturday night where they announced a new censorship dodging browser.
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A proposed €50 ($66) toll to enter or leave Gibraltar would only be used to help fishermen who have suffered from the creation of an artificial reef by the British outpost in a bid to defuse a spiralling row claims the Spanish Foreign Minister.
Finance Minister Pierre Moscovici has said the economy is out of recession but has revised down the country's growth for this year, estimating gross domestic product will end up somewhere between -0.1 percent and 0.1 percent.
The Simon Wiesenthal Center is urging wine distributors to boycott the Italian company behind a range of wines emblazoned with images of dictators and Nazi slogans.
Germany is considered to be of 'mid-level' interest to the US National Security Agency with the European Union a key priority of spying targets, reports weekly Der Spiegel, citing a document leaked by former intelligence contractor Edward Snowden.
Gay rights supporters have painted the zebra crossing outside the Russian embassy in Stockholm in the colours of the rainbow following angry exchanges during last week's Pride festival over the country's treatment of LGBT individuals.