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  1. I judge you, and that's okayRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | The Daily Princetonian

    The first day of my study abroad program in Morocco was the usual combination of awkward mingling and useless information sessions. After I suffered through a series of hour-long information sessions coordinated by the Institute for the International Education of Students in Rabat , only one nugget of wisdom stayed with me throughout the four months of my North African experience - and only because I found it so offensively misleading.

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  2. Cameroon, Ivory Coast, Guinea to host...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Suria

    Cameroon , Ivory Coast and Guinea were chosen Saturday in Addis Ababa to host the Africa Cup of Nations football tournament. Cameroon's Maxim Choupo-Moting fends off Ivory Coast's Jean-Daniel Akpa-Akpro and midfielder Cheick Tiote during a 2015 African Cup of Nations qualifier in Yaounde on September 10, 2014 - by Stringer The decisions were announced by Confederation of African Football president Issa Hayatou at the African Union headquarters in the Ethiopian capital.

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  3. Cameroon, Ivory Coast, Guinea to host Africa CupRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Yahoo!

    Cameroon , Ivory Coast and Guinea were chosen Saturday in Addis Ababa to host the Africa Cup of Nations football tournament. The decisions were announced by Confederation of African Football president Issa Hayatou at the African Union headquarters in the Ethiopian capital.

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  4. Morocco: HM the King, Amir Al-Mouminine, Dedicates Mosque in Oued LaouRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 19 | AllAfrica.com

    HM King Mohammed VI, Amir Al Mouminine dedicated on Friday in Oued Laou a mosque named "Ali El Ghomari", after the reputed scholar known as Abou El Hassan Chadili, Imam of the Chadilia confraternity, and performed the mosque greetings prayer. The city's largest mosque was built on an area of 7,380 square meters.

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  5. Gib works hard to maintain its Barbary partridge populationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 19 | SurInEnglish.com

    The species had been declining in numbers but young birds have been brought from Morocco in order to breed and increase the population Primarily a bird of open scrub, its population declined greatly in the early twenty first century for a number of reasons. These have included predation, but the most significant reason is likely to have been lack of open habitat.

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  6. Yto Barrada Named Winner of Abraaj Group Art PrizeRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Artforum Intl.

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  7. Moroccan city outlaws olive treesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | The Daily Star

    The walls of Chellah, just outside the city center of Morocco's capital Rabat, January 2013. RABAT: A Moroccan city has banned olive trees because of pollen-linked allergies and set an end-of-the-year deadline for residents to remove them, media reports said Thursday.

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  8. Safi Energy secures $2.6bn financing to build Moroccan ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | The Peninsula

    RABAT: Safi Energy Company has secured $2.6 billion in financing to build a 1,386-megawatt coal-fired power plant in southern Morocco, state news agency MAP reported. The plant, to be built in the coastal city of Safi, would be the second-largest coal-fired power station in Morocco and would satisfy around 25 percent of the country's power demand.

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  9. Trying to 'secure' a border is futileRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | The Miami Herald

    Columbus High's Rafa Martinez hits a chip shot out of the sand trap on the 18th hole Tuesday, en route to a 69 to lead the Explorers to a 12-shot win at the Youth Fair Golf Tournament. "> Columbus High's Rafa Martinez hits a chip shot out of the sand trap on the 18th hole Tuesday, en route to a 69 to lead the Explorers to a 12-shot win at the Youth Fair Golf Tournament.

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  10. Celebrity rabbi takes plea bargain over briberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 15 | ABC 27

    A multimillionaire Israeli celebrity rabbi with a following in the United States has accepted a plea bargain in which he admits to attempting to bribe a senior police official, and could now face a one-year prison sentence, Israel's Justice Ministry said Wednesday. As part of the plea bargain, the Justice Ministry said Rabbi Yoshiyahu Yosef Pinto will admit to offering bribes and making payments in 2012 in an attempt to receive classified information on a police investigation into him and one of his charitable organizations.

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  11. Soft chauvinismRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 16 | The Daily Princetonian

    My first day in Morocco, I was uncomfortable. After three days, I was angry. By the end of the week, I was more than ready to try out one of those female-only dystopian societies that science fiction writers find so captivating.

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  12. UN urges young people to engage in democracy 8211 and for politicians to engage youthRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 16 | Big News Network.com

    "I call on members of the largest generation of youth in history to confront challenges and consider what you can do to resolve them," Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said in his message for the Day, which is commemorated on 15 September. The world is more turbulent than ever, he said, stressing that recent outbreaks of violence reaffirm that where societies are not inclusive, and where governments are not responsive and accountable, peace, equality and shared prosperity cannot take hold.

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  13. Eyeing Melilla, knowing a 'secure' border is futileRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 16 | Stars and Stripes

    The particular border I have in mind looks like an obstacle course for mythical giants. To pass it, you would have to cross a 12-foot-wide ditch, climb a wall topped with blades, then scale three metal fences, two of them 20 feet high.

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  14. UN urges young people to engage in democracy - " and for politicians to engage youthRead the original story

    Monday Sep 15 | United Nations

    "I call on members of the largest generation of youth in history to confront challenges and consider what you can do to resolve them," Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said in his message for the Day, which is commemorated on 15 September. The world is more turbulent than ever, he said, and while young people have never before been so weighed by challenges, they are also blessed by opportunities.

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  15. Next 25 ArticlesRead the original story

    Monday Sep 15 | Lucianne.com

    Under what authority is President Obama going to war against ISIS, the omnivorous octopus that has ruthlessly gobbled up territory in the Middle East? His advisers cite the 2002 Authorization for the Use of Military Force against al Qaeda. ThatA s somewhat confusing, because al Qaeda has become an ISIS antagonist.

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  16. Flight RisksRead the original story

    Monday Sep 15 | Lucianne.com

    Three days after Christmas last year, 13 members of Congress boarded planes across the United States bound for Morocco. Their all-expenses-paid trip lasted a week, and included visits to the cities of Marrakech, Rabat, and Casablanca.

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  17. Hard times for - red gold' divers in Morocco's El DoradoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 15 | Korea Herald

    Harvesting mineral-rich seaweed on Morocco's Atlantic coast, Attibari Lemkhanter worries that the plant known locally as "red gold" is becoming increasingly scarce. "There are more and more divers and less and less red seaweed," Lemkhanter sighed as he worked on a beach in El Jadida, about 100 kilometers southwest of Casablanca.

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  18. Interview with Abderrafia ZouiteneRead the original story

    Friday Sep 12 | China Daily

    After a voting procedure during last week's 2014 World Tourism Cities Federation , Rabat and Fez in Morocco won the bid to host the summit next year. This will be the first time that the WTCF tourism summit will be held overseas.

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  19. Dozens demonstrate in Morocco against racismRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 11 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Dozens of activists demonstrate against racism in front of Morocco's parliament in Rabat, Morocco Thursday, Sept 11, 2014. The murder of a Senegalese citizen in Tangiers on Aug. 30 by an angry mob has shocked Moroccans even as the state is attempting to implement more human immigration policies.

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  20. This Is What A Cat Lady Looks LikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 11 | Switched

    We love our cats, dote on them as members of our family and definitely enjoy a good snuggle with them at the end of a long day. But if you're a busy single lady, you might have been derided as a " cat lady ," with friends implying that you care a little too much about your cats or that you will be forever alone with them.

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