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: 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'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...

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...

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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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...

Experiencing Morocco as a woman traveling alone

MEKNES, Morocco - "So you travel ... only?" asked...spent more than three weeks exploring Morocco, from its imperial cities to the desert...of our train tracks in north-central Morocco.The nearly 2,000-year-old city...

Unsealed transcript from 2013 details FIFA corruption

...executive committee from 1997-2013. South Africa defeated Morocco 14-10 in the host vote.South African Football Association...in the vote for the 1998 World Cup host, won by France over Morocco 12-7.Warner was among 14 soccer officials and businessmen...

Germans outclass Ivory Coast in their Women's World Cup opener

...letter, he twice asks for the $10 million to be controlled specifically by Warner.South Africa won the World Cup by beating Morocco 14-10 in a vote of FIFA's ruling panel of executives in Zurich in 2004. The U.S. DOJ alleges that vote was completely...