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  1. Scaling up a drug trade, straight through ISIS turfRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 16 | St. Petersburg Times

    The investigators for Italy's antidrug unit were used to measuring the flow of hashish from Moroccan fields to European shores one speedboat or Jet Ski at a time. So when the phone rang with a tip that an enormous freighter loaded with hashish was plying international waters south of Sicily - bound for Libya, hundreds of miles to the east of the usual quick drug route to Spain - Francesco Amico, a senior investigator, immediately knew something odd was going on.

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  2. Portsmouth ocean racing legend Alan Priddy urges region to get behind epic world record attemptRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 31 | Portsmouth Today

    THE man seeking to smash the round-the-world powerboat record is urging people to get behind his dream and help the region solidify itself as the UK home of the maritime industry. Portsmouth ocean sports legend Alan Priddy is preparing to lead Team Britannia on an epic voyage around the globe in less than two months time that could bring about a massive boom in the Solent economy and pump in millions of pounds worth of benefits every year should the challenge pay off.

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  3. Uplist Barbary macaques for more protection at CITESRead the original story

    Aug 16, 2016 | PressReleasePoint

    The Barbary macaque is the only macaque species found outside of Asia and the only primate species found north of the Sahara in Africa - with populations in Morocco and Algeria, and an introduced population on Gibraltar. This means they belong to the Cercopitecidae family and are native to Africa, Asia and Europe.

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  4. Welcome Lanzarote Dive Centre to the SCUBA Travel siteRead the original story

    Aug 11, 2016 | SCUBA News...

    Most of the diving around Spain is in the Mediterranean. This warm, temperate sea has very limited communications with other seas.

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  5. Team Britannia, GAC Inks Partnership DealRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2016 | Marine News

    As Team Britannia prepares for its bid to break the round-the-world powerboat record later this year, GAC has been named their official shipping and logistics partner. GAC will draw on the local contacts and expertise of its network of global offices and partners to provide the 80ft powerboat and its 12 strong crew with all the food, fuel and stores needed to complete the 23,000 mile voyage.

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  6. Banyan Tree to make African debut with Moroccan resortRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2016 | South China Morning Post

    Banyan Tree Hotels & Resorts will open its first resort in Africa, on the northern tip of Morocco, near Tangier, in September. Originally scheduled for a 2013 launch, Banyan Tree Tamouda Bay will offer 92 villas each with a private pool and garden four restaurants and all the usual luxury amenities.

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  7. LeBron James takes his talents to Anfield and Pokemon proves an NBA distractionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2016 | Dominion Post

    PHOTO OF THE WEEK: The peloton descend from the category one climb of Port d'Envalira during the 197km stage ten of Le Tour de France from Escaldes-Engordany to Revel. LeBron James has offered up his services to Liverpool FC and coach Jurgen Klopp in a Facebook post, complete with a shirt featuring his name and number.

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  8. This Day In Naval History: July 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2016 | Marine News

    Squadron ships were USS President, USS Philadelphia, USS Essex, and USS Enterprise. 1850 - The Naval School at Annapolis, Md., is renamed the U.S. Naval Academy and adopts a four-year course of study.

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  9. Rock steadyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2016 | Newsday

    If there is one place in the UK that definitely doesn't want to leave the EU it is Gibraltar. Residents of "The Rock" voted overwhelmingly - by 96% - to stay in the European Union.

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  10. Travel to Gibraltar for a break from BrexitRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2016 | Manawatu Evening Standard

    Last week's Brexit referendum has plunged the historic port town of Gibraltar, a British overseas territory on the southern tip of Spain, back into the spotlight. Its residents are proudly British but rely heavily on the European Union and their border with Spain for trade and freedom of movement.

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  11. Gibraltar: where to eat, drink and stayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2016 | This Is London

    Last week, Gibraltarians voted overwhelmingly in favour of remaining in the EU. Shortly after the result of the referendum was announced, Spain's acting foreign minister called for joint sovereignty of the British Overseas Territory.

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  12. South Bay Film, Music Fest to honor Endless Summer's Bruce BrownRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 | Easy Reader News

    "The Endless Summer" film maker Brue Brown will be honored on the 50th anniversary of his landmark film at the South Bay Film and Music Festival at the Hermosa Beach Community Theater on Saturday, June 4. "The Endless Summer" film maker Brue Brown will be honored on the 50th anniversary of his landmark film at the South Bay Film and Music Festival at the Hermosa Beach Community Theater on Saturday, June 4. Fifty year ago, Bruce Brown's "The Endless Summer" was released in theaters across the country. Among the surfers it inspired were Kevin Naughton and Craig Peterson.

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  13. Rick Steves' EuropeRead the original story

    May 22, 2016 | KISU-TV Pocatello

    RICK STEVES' EUROPE offers a fresh perspective on the best travel advice, including where to stay, what to see and how to get around in Europe. Rick Steves shares his extensive knowledge of European history, art and culture.

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  14. Rick Steves' EuropeRead the original story

    May 19, 2016 | KISU-TV Pocatello

    RICK STEVES' EUROPE offers a fresh perspective on the best travel advice, including where to stay, what to see and how to get around in Europe. Rick Steves shares his extensive knowledge of European history, art and culture.

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  15. Best Morocco travel websitesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2016 | Examiner.com

    By U...O U...O O USO1U O U... O1O O U...UOE - Own work, CC BY 3.0, Morocco is a kingdom in North Africa. It have a coast on the Atlantic Ocean which passes through the Straits of Gibraltar into the Mediterranean Sea.

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  16. British Expats Cancel Returns to UKRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2011 | 24-7 Press Release

    LONDON, ENGLAND, November 03, 2011 /24-7PressRelease/ -- Britons living overseas cancel their plans to return to the United Kingdom citing poor socio-economic indicators. - Around 825,000 expats have cancelled their plans to return to the UK in last 12 months - Sixty-nine per cent say they will stay abroad indefinitely - an increase of 13 per cent in a year - Expats say UK is now 'more expensive, less safe and offers a lower quality of life' Following continued concerns over the state of the UK economy and riots in August, a new report from Lloyds TSB International has emerged that reveals 15 per cent of British expats have decided to cancel their plans to return home over the last 12 months.

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  17. British Expats Cancel Returns to UKRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2011 | 24-7 Press Release

    LONDON, ENGLAND, November 03, 2011 /24-7PressRelease/ -- Britons living overseas cancel their plans to return to the United Kingdom citing poor socio-economic indicators. - Around 825,000 expats have cancelled their plans to return to the UK in last 12 months - Sixty-nine per cent say they will stay abroad indefinitely - an increase of 13 per cent in a year - Expats say UK is now 'more expensive, less safe and offers a lower quality of life' Following continued concerns over the state of the UK economy and riots in August, a new report from Lloyds TSB International has emerged that reveals 15 per cent of British expats have decided to cancel their plans to return home over the last 12 months.

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  18. British Expats Cancel Returns to UKRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2011 | 24-7 Press Release

    LONDON, ENGLAND, November 03, 2011 /24-7PressRelease/ -- Britons living overseas cancel their plans to return to the United Kingdom citing poor socio-economic indicators. - Around 825,000 expats have cancelled their plans to return to the UK in last 12 months - Sixty-nine per cent say they will stay abroad indefinitely - an increase of 13 per cent in a year - Expats say UK is now 'more expensive, less safe and offers a lower quality of life' Following continued concerns over the state of the UK economy and riots in August, a new report from Lloyds TSB International has emerged that reveals 15 per cent of British expats have decided to cancel their plans to return home over the last 12 months.

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  19. New Geography Learning Game - GeoWhere - Now Available for Android and Apple by FunkApps.mobiRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2016 | SBWire

    GeoWhere is a new and relaxed game available for users that allow them to learn more about geography with simple, easy to follow game instructions. It is a game that is perfect for students, teachers and just about anyone who would want an easy way to learn about the world and the places in it.

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  20. British Expats Cancel Returns to UKRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2011 | 24-7 Press Release

    LONDON, ENGLAND, November 03, 2011 /24-7PressRelease/ -- Britons living overseas cancel their plans to return to the United Kingdom citing poor socio-economic indicators. - Around 825,000 expats have cancelled their plans to return to the UK in last 12 months - Sixty-nine per cent say they will stay abroad indefinitely - an increase of 13 per cent in a year - Expats say UK is now 'more expensive, less safe and offers a lower quality of life' Following continued concerns over the state of the UK economy and riots in August, a new report from Lloyds TSB International has emerged that reveals 15 per cent of British expats have decided to cancel their plans to return home over the last 12 months.

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