Togo wants African Cup soccer matches moved from Eboloa-affected Guinea

...home qualifiers in neutral countries ? possibly Gambia, Morocco or Senegal ? because of the Ebola outbreak in Sierra Leone...qualifying competition will decide the 15 teams to join host Morocco at the African Cup of Nations finals in January and February...

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: 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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Ex-Bulldog John Isner romps to Atlanta Open title

...7-5 in the final.It was the 71st-ranked Andujar's third career title, all on clay courts. He also won at Casablanca, Morocco, in 2011 and 2012. CROATIA OPEN: In Umag, Croatia, qualifier Pablo Cuevas beat defending champion Tommy Robredo 6-3...

FIFA suspends Nigeria from international play

...defending its African Cup of Nations title when qualifying matches start in September. The tournament kicks off next January in Morocco.Nigeria was also temporarily banned by FIFA after the 2010 World Cup when the country's president Goodluck Jonathan tried...

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...