| Apr 16, 2013
| 7:53 AM
Margaery Tyrell's family has offered her up as bride for creepy King Joffrey on HBO's "Game of Thrones," but according to actress Natalie Dormer, she's no pawn of Westeros politics.
Dormer, probably most familiar in the U.S. for her role as Anne Boleyn...
| Apr 1, 2013
| 12:56 PM
Spice Road Table, a new eatery with various small plates and refreshments inspired by the cuisine of the Mediterranean, is coming to Epcot's Morocco Pavilion in World Showcase, according to The Disney Parks Blog. The new Walt Disney World Resort Eatery...
| Jul 8, 2012
| 4:23 AM
More than 2 1/2 years ago, The Scorpions — the veteran melodic heavy metal band that has sold 100 million albums worldwide — shocked fans by announcing the album it was working on would be its final studio disc and......
| Jul 17, 2012
| 4:46 PM
Executive producer Mark Burnett of “Survivor,” ”The Voice” and “The Celebrity Apprentice” will deliver the biggest project of his TV career next year: “The Bible,” a 10-hour miniseries. His producing...
| Mar 16, 2012
| 3:00 PM
Remember the Peace Corps?
Monica Groen did, shortly after her 2010 graduation from Grand Valley State University in Grand Rapids, where she earned a bachelor of science degree in criminal justice.
Not quite ready to begin law school, Groen, 23, a former...
| Mar 17, 2012
| 1:54 PM
A 22-year-old student from Parkville who planned a career in foreign service died Friday in a car accident in Morocco near Rabat, her family said.
Kelly DallaTezza, who was born in Baltimore, was in northern Africa and had recently participated in a...
| Mar 21, 2012
| 3:03 PM
Kelly Dalla Tezza, a Fulbright scholar who planned a career in the U.S. Foreign Service, died Friday in an automobile accident in Morocco. She was 22 and lived in Parkville.
Family members said she had a flat tire while driving on a road near Rabat and...
| Apr 4, 2012
FEZ, Morocco — Morocco had not yet invited us in.
We were two Americans traveling through Morocco, no tour, no guide, my daughter Zoe and me in the back seat of a wild-man driver who aimed to pass every car in front of us for the nine hours from...
| Dec 24, 2011
| 7:05 PM
This Christmas Eve miracle was nearly a year in the making.
Erzsi Dornay fought what seemed to be an impossible battle with her ex-husband. He took their son Yussuf (he goes by Joe) to Morocco and refused to let the boy come home. Finally, after a...
| Oct 31, 2012
| 9:55 PM
“Pegasus,” a film from Morocco, and Argentina’s “The Prize” come to the Capitol Theatre this weekend as part of the Global Lens foreign film series. “Pegasus,” shown above, runs Friday and Sunday nights. “...
| Nov 6, 2012
| 5:26 AM
North Central Michigan College in Petoskey will present a free screening of the 70-minute documentary, “Crossing Borders,” at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 13, in the library conference room.
This documentary follows four Moroccan and four...