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43 min ago | CNN

Marrakech's magical medieval heart

The central square in Morocco, Jemaa el-Fna is a teeming expanse of vendors, medicine men and people plying ancient entertainments such as acrobatics and snake charming.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

Free Republic

Spanish Paedophile Stoned by Crowd in Marrakesh

Moroccan police patrolling the Chetoui district in the city reportedly found people hurling stones at the man, before stepping in to save him from the crowd.

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Related Topix: World News, Morocco

Sun Jul 27, 2014

Contra Costa Times

Roadshow: Paying it forward -- in Morocco

September, 1980, middle of Moroccan desert halfway between Casablanca and Marrakech, a four-hour drive: My husband has a bad case of turista so I am driving our rental car to Marrakech.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

The Winnipeg Free Press

Fearless in Morocco

"So you travel... only?" asked the woman sitting next to me in halting but intuitive English as we sat in the packed compartment on a train speeding through Moroccan farmland.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

HotelChatter

Rabat: The Baccarat Hotel in Rabat Should Dazzle, Inside And Out, When It Opens In 2015

Anticipation continues to mount for the debut of Baccarat Hotels . We've been tracking the progress of Baccarat Hotel and Residences in New York which should open in December but today, we're checking in on the second Baccarat Hotel to open-- The Baccarat Hotel, Rabat in Morocco, whose completion is simply stated as 'opening 2015.'

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Hypebeast.com

Aesop Marrakech Intense Fragrance

In tweaking its original 2005 Marrakech scent, Aesop reveals the all-new Marrakech Intense Fragrance.

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Music-News.com

Clean Bandit reveal new video for Come Over ft. Stylo G

One of this year's biggest UK breakthrough acts Clean Bandit have today revealed the official video to their forthcoming summer single 'Come Over', which will be released on August 11 through Atlantic Records.

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Sat Jul 19, 2014

Hucknall and Bulwell Dispatch

Released cuckcoos leave Nottinghamshire as part of rainforest migration

During May, three Cuckoos were fitted with satellite tags in Sherwood Forest by the British Trust for Ornithology to gain information on their movements once they leave the UK.

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Wed Jul 16, 2014

The New Zealand Herald

Morocco: Old beauty of a bibical land

Morocco's Atlas Mountains are home to awe-inspiring castles, harsh deserts and breathtaking gorges.

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The Wichita Eagle

Review: Marrakech Cafe brings Moroccan cuisine to northeast Wichita

Lunch buffet served 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesdays through Fridays. In a city full of Mediterranean- and Lebanese-influenced restaurants, it only makes sense that there should be a Moroccan option, as the cuisines share many of the same influences.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Dining, World News, Wichita, KS, Morocco, Vegetables

CNN

Photo secrets of Marrakech

Filled with color, light and interesting people, Morocco's "Red City" of Marrakech is a photographer's dream.

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Tue Jul 15, 2014

Contra Costa Times

Review: Moroccan with a California twist at Oakland's Doukkala

The arrival of a new Moroccan restaurant is decided cause for celebration in the Bay Area.

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Mon Jul 14, 2014

The Independent

Police question London traders at Tradition over 'wild parties and gifts'

Police are investigating allegations City bankers plied Gaddafi-era Libyan officials with luxurious parties in Morocco and invitations to a London lingerie modelling party in the hope of persuading them to invest billions of dollars of their country's oil money.

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Sun Jul 13, 2014

Wall Street Journal

Investigators Probe Swiss Broker's Ways of Luring Libyan Business

At a luxury villa in the Moroccan desert, an international brokerage firm hosted getaways for Libyans connected to the country's oil-rich sovereign-wealth funds.

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TrekEarth

view from Marrakech V

The region was inhabited by Berber farmers from Neolithic times, but the actual city was founded in 1062 by Abu Bakr ibn Umar, chieftain and cousin of Almoravid king Yusuf ibn Tashfin.

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Sat Jul 12, 2014

Star Tribune

Home decor sets a Moroccan mood

Many of us will never have the opportunity to travel to Casablanca or Marrakech, but we can bring Morocco to us.

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Russia Taday

Russia's Foreign Ministry urges US 'to stop harassing kidnapped Russian MP's son'

The Russian Foreign Ministry is urging the US to stop harassing Russian MP's son, Roman Seleznyov, who is now being held in Guam on cyber-fraud charges, and calls for the "observance of his rights," including the "right to medical care."

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Fri Jul 11, 2014

Globe and Mail

Roman Seleznev: Criminal hacker or diplomatic bargaining chip?

Valery Seleznev, a prominent Russian lawmaker and the father of Roman Seleznev, insists that his son is not a hacker.

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TrekEarth

view from Marrakech IV

It was completed under the reign of the Almohad Caliph Yaqub al-Mansur , and has inspired other buildings such as the Giralda of Seville and the Hassan Tower of Rabat.

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Tue Jul 08, 2014

CNN

Photo secrets of Marrakech: How to shoot the Red City

Filled with color, light and interesting people, Morocco's "Red City" of Marrakech is a photographer's dream.

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