In the News
In the News: Five ThingsMay 13, 2016
Each week, our editors will highlight a handful of Swedish stories that catch our attention.
With Candy Crush approaching the creation of its 2,000th level, ABC News dropped in on Stockholm-based King, the maker of the addictive game.
Senators’ Karlsson named Norris Trophy finalist
Ottawa defenseman Erik Karlsson was named one of three finalists for the Norris Trophy, which is given to the NHL’s top defenseman. He’s joined by Drew Doughty of the Kings and Brent Burns of the Sharks.
Jesper Parnevik picked up his first PGA Tour Champions (50 and over) tour title last weekend. Meanwhile, his daughter Peg’s new music video had 13 million Spotify streams in a week.
Spotlight on Stockholm
A pair of Washington Post staffers are in the midst of a trip around the world. Their second stop was Sweden, and here are the pictures to prove it.
Prince Oscar’s debut
Prince Oscar made his first public appearance at King Carl XVI Gustaf’s 70th birthday party. And according to the International Business Times, his big sister Princess Estelle stole the show.