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Wife: Imam Fixing N.J. Buildings

The wife of the imam who wants to build a mosque near Ground Zero said repairs were under way.


NEW YORK - SEPTEMBER 11: People demonstrate against allowing a mosque near Ground Zero at a rally in lower Manhattan on September 11, 2010 in New York, New York. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Muslim Summit Planned Over Ground Zero Mosque

A summit of Muslim organizations is planned for the weekend in New York City to address the rise of anti-Muslim sentiment linked to a proposed Islamic center near ground zero.

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NJ Senator: Koran Burner Shouldn’t Lose His Job

A NJ Transit worker was fired from his job after he burned pages of the Koran on his day off. While most say the burning was an intolerant act, some are questioning whether his constitutional rights were violated.


Imam Feisal Abdul Rauf (Credit: AP)

N.J. Mayor: Ground Zero Mosque Imam Is A Slumlord

Imam Feisal Abdul Rauf has some new issues to deal with. Some of the apartments in the buildings Rauf owns are allegedly riddled with bed bugs and have safety hazards.


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Imam: Mosque Site Not Sacred Ground

It was clear from the speech he gave at the Council on Foreign Relations on Monday that Imam Feisal Abdul Rauf intended to cast himself as a moderate Muslim and a proud New Yorker.

CBS 2–09/13/2010

Carl Paladino (L), Rick Lazio (R) (credit: AP)

Primary To Narrow Governor, Attorney General Field

Republican designee Rick Lazio faces insurgent tea party activist Carl Paladino.


Thousands demonstrate against the proposed Ground Zero mosque. (credit: CBS 2)

Imam: Mosque Furor Stoking Anti-Muslim Fears

Imam Feisal Abdul Rauf said in an interview that aired Sunday that the controversy over the mosque site has heightened concerns among Muslims of rising Islamophobia.


A woman argues against the proposed Ground Zero mosque. (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Dueling Demonstrations Held In NYC After 9/11 Memorial

On this ninth anniversary of the September 11 attacks on the World Trade Center, dueling demonstrations were held just steps from ground zero.


A search for ‘Burn A Koran Day’ on Facebook shows more than 16,000 people ‘Like’ the ‘International Burn A Koran Day’ page.

Social Media Fueling ‘Burn A Koran Day,’ Too

The swelling story of a tiny Florida church’s plan to burn copies of the Koran is raising questions of news judgment not only for the media, but for Web users and readers, too.


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9/11 Demonstration Planned In Favor Of Ground Zero Mosque

A coalition of groups in favor of the right to build a mosque near Ground Zero announced it will hold a counter-demonstration Saturday to those planning to protest the project.


Imam Feisal Abdul Rauf, a leading figure for the plans to build a mosque near the site of the September 11, 2001 attacks, attends a lecture hosted by the Dubai School of Government in the Gulf emirate on August 31, 2010during the second-leg of Abdul Rauf's tour as part of an outreach effort by the US State Department to promote religious tolerance. AFP PHOTO/MARWAN NAAMANI (Photo credit should read MARWAN NAAMANI/AFP/Getty Images)

Imam Warns Of ‘Global Ramifications’ If Mosque Is Moved

The imam behind the proposed mosque and Islamic center near ground zero said Wednesday night that he is simply stunned over the firestorm that has erupted over the project.

CBS 2–09/09/2010

Proposed Mosque Site Near Ground Zero

Exclusive: Mystery Mosque Money Man In Medicaid Fix

There were new revelations Tuesday about the mysterious money man behind the purchase of the so-called ground zero mosque, as two high-ranking politicians call for an investigation on the source of the money.


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9/11 Groups Split On Mosque Rallies On Anniversary

Both supporters and opponents of a proposed Islamic cultural center should stand against rallies planned for the anniversary of the Sept. 11 attacks, groups representing some relatives of attack victims said Thursday.


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Farrakhan Supports Planned Mosque Near Ground Zero

Nation of Islam Minister Louis Farrakhan said Thursday a community center and mosque planned near Ground Zero should be built because Muslims were among those of many faiths who died in the Sept. 11 attacks.


Demonstrators attend a rally with the Coalition to Honor Ground Zero August 22, 2010 in New York. The rally was held to oppose the construction of an Islamic Center and mosque near Ground Zero.  AFP PHOTO/DON EMMERT (DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

Imam Faces Divisions Over Ground Zero Mosque

Imam Feisal Abdul Rauf has largely been absent from the national debate over the implications of building a Muslim house of worship so close to where Islamic terrorists killed more than 2,700 people.