Sweden Could Stop Using Cash by 2023

In brief Sweden is moving away from cash in favor of cards and mobile payment apps. According to a new study, the nation is on track to leave cash behind completely by 2023, though retailers expect to still accept cash for a couple more years after that.

Several Injured in Sweden Shooting

Several people have been injured in a shooting in southern Sweden but the incident is not being treated as a terrorist attack. The shooting took place on Thursday night (local time) in the coastal town of Trelleborg, known for past gang violence, with four people taken to hospital.