Mosque

Isma Chaudhry (Credit: Handout)

Woman Named First Female President Of Long Island Mosque

Isma Chaudhry said having the first female president of a Long Island mosque sends an important message.

10/06/2014

Midland Park Mosque

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.

06/13/2014

Photo of Patrolman Philip Cardillo at the 28th Precinct station house. (credit: CBS 2)

NYPD Honors Murdered Officer, Philip Cardillo, With Ride Through Harlem

Police 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.

04/13/2014

Muslims rally outside NYPD headquarters after learning some mosques were classified as terrorist organizations. (credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

NYPD Designates Mosques As Terrorism Organizations

The 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.

08/28/2013

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Officials: Landing Gear Found In Lower Manhattan Came From Same Type Of Jet Used In 9/11 Attacks

Police 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.

04/27/2013

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Students Of Multiple Faiths Restore Bronx Synagogue Housed Inside Mosque

Christian, 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.

04/21/2013

A suspect wanted for menacing a man in Queens (credit: NYPD)

Police: Man Menaced After Leaving Queens Mosque

The 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.

04/16/2013

Mosque Thief

Police Seek Thief Who Stole Woman’s Pocketbook At Queens Mosque

Police on Saturday were asking for the public’s help in finding a thief who stole a 65-year-old woman’s pocketbook as she prayed at a mosque in Queens earlier this month.

03/23/2013

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Police Release Sketch Of Suspect Wanted For Attack Outside Queens Mosque

Around 5 a.m. Sunday, police were called to the Masijid-Saaliheen mosque on Kissena Boulevard. When they arrived, they found the 57-year-old victim stabbed in the torso.

11/19/2012

Mosque Attack Victim

Mosque Stabbing Victim: Attack Was Pure Hate

A Muslim man in Flushing, Queens survived a brutal stabbing right in front of his own mosque, and the the victim told CBS 2 in an exclusive interview that the motive was pure hate.

11/18/2012

Gov. Chris Christie/file (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Gov. Christie Addresses NJ Muslim Community In Midst Of NYPD Surveillance

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie has reassured Muslim leaders he remains troubled by the way the New York Police Department conducted surveillance of Muslim communities in New Jersey, even though his administration has said it was legal, but again stopped short of criticizing the spying itself.

08/08/2012

Rutgers dormitory

NYPD Monitored Muslim Student Group At Rutgers

Police monitored Muslim student group websites across the Northeast and noted which professors were lecturing.

02/18/2012

NYPD Commissioner Ray Kelly (L), NYC Mayor Michael Bloomberg (R) (credit: Getty Images)

Mayor Bloomberg Defends NYPD Anti-Terror Surveillance

Bloomberg said no one should generalize about any group, but authorities must respond to the threat of criminal activity.

09/08/2011

Muslim community leaders Imam Feisal Abdul Rauf and Daisy Khan,  husband and wife, hold an interview on Tuesday, Dec. 7, 2010, in New York.  Both are involved with plans for the proposed Islamic cultural centre near the site of the September 11th terrorist attacks.  (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews)

Imam Feisal Abdul Rauf Praises Pres. Obama For Killing Osama Bin Laden

Rauf, the man behind the Park 51 Islamic cultural center, said bin Laden’s death can bring “closure and healing around 9/11.”

05/02/2011

The site of a proposed mosque is seen in New York, NY - May 25, 2010 - Photo: Chris Hondros/Getty Images

Sides Present Arguments Over Planned NYC Mosque

A group opposed to a planned mosque near Ground Zero has asked a judge to overturn New York City’s decision to withhold landmark status for the building site.

03/16/2011

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