Morocco: Lots of sand, low prices draw big-budget directors

MARRAKECH, Morocco -- Take a warrior king or a crusading...whole different meaning right now. Enter Morocco. The North African kingdom has the obligatory...and extras willing to work for cheap. Morocco has also convinced directors that it's...

Morocco turned into Egypt for 'Ten Commandments'

TIFNIT, Morocco - It's a hazy June afternoon and crew...common exclamation in a Muslim country like Morocco. "That's good," yells one of the...as well as Dougray Scott as Moses, to Morocco last summer. The four-hour two parter...

Marcel Siem triumphs in Morocco

AGADIR, Morocco - Marcel Siem, of Germany, shot 2-under 70 to win the Hassan II Trophy by three strokes Sunday.He earned his third European...

Morocco kicked out of African Cup, banned from playing host to tournament

Morocco was thrown out of the 2015 African Cup...indicated they are unwilling to replace Morocco. Nigeria, Angola and Gabon have also...were taken at a meeting that was forced by Morocco's refusal to hold the tournament on the...

Morocco's Roman ruins stunning

MEKNES, Morocco - Visitors to Morocco usually head straight for the beaches or plunge into the winding...a wealth of ruins from its days as a Roman colony.Few visit Morocco's handful of 2,000-year-old sites, but they are well worth...

Flying school says graduate identified as hijacker is alive in Morocco

...college says the real Waleed Alshehri is alive and well in Morocco. Officials at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University said...officials that Waleed Alshehri talked to U.S. officials in Morocco earlier this week. The FBI had named Alshehri as one of the...

Runners from Morocco, South Africa capture titles at Peachtree Road Race

ATLANTA -- Khalid Khannouchi of Morocco and Elana Meyer of South Africa captured titles in the 10-kilometer Peachtree Road Race on Sunday. Khannouchi, who lives in...

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Latest: Paris police raid targets suspected mastermind

...their way to Germany, posing as refugees.The Anadolu Agency said Wednesday the eight arrived in Istanbul from Casablanca, Morocco, and were interviewed by criminal profiling teams at Ataturk Airport. Citing police sources, the agency said one of the...

Desert nation displays a mix of cultures

FEZ, Morocco - It's impossible not to get jostled...Coca-Cola distributor making a delivery. In Morocco, medieval and modern, and East and West...Hassan II mosque shows off the best of Morocco's old arts - molded plaster, tile and...

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After neglect, Tangier moving ahead

TANGIER, Morocco - Paul Bowles, Tangier's longtime American...hated the city and the rest of northern Morocco as much as Mr. Bowles loved its intrigue...the city into an international zone. Morocco regained its independence in 1956, and...

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