Group: Justice Dept. To Investigate After Muslim Community Center Blocked In BayonneThe Justice Department has signaled it will investigate after a plan to build a mosque in an old warehouse in Bayonne, N.J. was defeated in a vote last week.
Justice Department Sues Bernards Township, N.J. Over Refusal To Allow MosqueThe U.S. Justice Department has sued Bernards Township, New Jersey, after the municipality blocked an Islamic group from building a mosque on property it owns.
Yonkers Residents Push Back Against Plan To Turn Old Mansion Into MosquePushback has mounted in Westchester County as Muslim residents tried to establish a mosque in a residential neighborhood.
Swastikas Found Etched Into Sign At Midland Park MosquePart of the sign at the Islamic center is now covered up because the vandals left behind other offensive etchings.
Police: Man Tries To Steal Donation Boxes From Long Island MosqueThe man walked into the Masjid Bilala Mosque on Fulton Street through an open rear window around 4:30 a.m. Saturday, police said.
Woman Named First Female President Of Long Island MosqueIsma Chaudhry said having the first female president of a Long Island mosque sends an important message.
Some Residents Say Mosque Is Not Welcome In Midland Park, N.J.Residents in Midland Park, New Jersey took no issue with a church in their backyard, but on Friday, some neighbors were saying they do not want a mosque to replace it.
NYPD Honors Murdered Officer, Philip Cardillo, With Ride Through HarlemPolice remembered one of their own on Sunday, with a ride through Harlem. Cops made their way to the 28th Precinct where murdered patrolman Philip Cardillo had been assigned.
NYPD Designates Mosques As Terrorism OrganizationsThe New York Police Department has secretly labeled entire mosques as terrorism organizations, a designation that allows police to use informants to record sermons and spy on imams, often without specific evidence of criminal wrongdoing.
Officials: Landing Gear Found In Lower Manhattan Came From Same Type Of Jet Used In 9/11 AttacksPolice said Saturday that detectives had been in contact with officials at Chicago-based Boeing Co. who confirmed the wreckage was from a Boeing 767. Police have said the landing gear had a clearly visible Boeing identification number.
Students Of Multiple Faiths Restore Bronx Synagogue Housed Inside MosqueChristian, Jewish and Muslim volunteers came together Sunday to refurbish the “Shul in the Mosque,” a synagogue that happens to be situated inside of a mosque in the Bronx.
Police: Man Menaced After Leaving Queens MosqueThe suspect was last seen wearing a dark suit jacket with an emblem patch on the left pocket and was possibly driving a Toyota SUV with a New York license plate, police said.