- Qatar acquires stake in Chevron oil project off Morocco Updated: Feb-08-16 4:01 am
DOHA, Qatar - The Qatari state oil company, Qatar Petroleum, says it has reached a deal with Chevron to acquire 30 percent of its stake in offshore drilling areas in Morocco.
- Morocco unveils massive solar plant Updated: Feb-04-16 7:55 pm
OUARZAZATE, Morocco - Morocco's King Mohammed VI unveiled one of the world's biggest solar plants Thursday, taking advantage of the Sahara sunshine and a growing global push for renewable energy.
- Germany: over 91,000 asylum-seekers arrived in January Updated: Feb-04-16 3:04 am
BERLIN - More than 91,000 asylum seekers arrived in Germany last month, the government said Thursday, underlining the pressure the country faces to diminish the influx of migrants.
- Spain: Magnitude 6.2 earthquake felt in African enclave Updated: Jan-25-16 7:37 am
MADRID - A pre-dawn earthquake Monday sent people running into the streets and caused damage to buildings in Spain's north African enclave of Melilla.
- Thousands march to protest education cuts in Morocco Updated: Jan-24-16 10:46 am
RABAT, Morocco - Thousands of demonstrators in Morocco have defied a government ban to march in a tense protest over planned cuts to Morocco's education system.
- Algeria raises alarm over Moroccans crossing toward Libya Updated: Jan-23-16 1:15 pm
ALGIERS, Algeria - Algeria's government is raising the alarm over what it describes as a large influx of Moroccans crossing its territory to reach Libya.
- Moroccan journalist is released after 10 months in prison Updated: Jan-17-16 9:58 am
RABAT, Morocco - A Moroccan investigative journalist was released from prison Sunday after serving a 10-month sentence for adultery in a case that rights groups described as politically driven.
- Jefferson Lab, ODU hosts physics conference for women Updated: Jan-16-16 12:24 pm
NEWPORT NEWS, Virginia - Back when she was a college student, physicist Gail Dodge didn't feel her gender was an issue in the classroom.
- Sweden says it won't recognize Western Sahara republic Updated: Jan-15-16 12:30 pm
STOCKHOLM - Sweden says it won't recognize a disputed territory in Western Sahara as an independent republic, a move that could end a months-long row with Morocco.