Islamic Flag Flying Outside Garwood Home Draws Controversy Among Neighbors A New Jersey man’s expression of religious freedom is stirring up controversy after residents raised concerns over a flag flying outside his home.
7-Minute 'Rise Of Al Qaeda' Film To Be Shown At 9/11 Museum Stokes ControversySome clergy members have written letters demanding the museum change the documentary, which they say unfairly links Islam and terrorism.
End Of NYPD Muslim Surveillance Program ApplaudedThe NYPD said Tuesday it had disbanded the surveillance program and that detectives assigned to the unit had been transferred to other duties within the division.
Muslim City Councilman Pleased As Candidates Back School HolidaysWith both mayoral candidates supporting the addition of two Muslim holidays to the New York City public school calendar, one city councilman may finally get his wish.
Bloomberg Shoots Down Idea Of 3 Additional NYC Schools HolidaysA holy war is brewing over school holidays. Proposals were revealed Thursday to add three new "school is closed" days for all New York City students in honor of Muslim and Hindu observances.
Police Investigating Possible Bias Attack On Columbia ProfessorPrabhjot Singh, who is Sikh, was approached by a group of 15 to 20 young men on bicycles making anti-Muslim statements, police said.
N.J. Muslim Leader's Deportation Hearing Delayed Until MarchAn attorney for Mohammad Qatanani says a hearing originally scheduled for Sept. 12 has been delayed until March.
Michael Enright, Who Slashed Cabbie In Anti-Muslim Tirade, Sentenced To Nearly 10 Years In PrisonEnright pleaded guilty to attempted murder and assault as hate crimes for the Aug. 24, 2010 attack against Bangladeshi cab driver Ahmed Sharif.
Civil Rights Groups Sue NYPD Over Muslim SpyingThe New York Police Department's widespread spying programs directed at Muslims have undermined free worship by innocent people and should be declared unconstitutional, religious leaders and civil rights advocates said Tuesday after the filing of a federal lawsuit.
Report: Russian Wiretaps Caught Bombing Suspect Discussing Jihad With His MotherRussian wire-taps caught a conversation between Tamerlan Tsarnaev and his mother in which the two may have discussed jihad, CBS 2 reported.
Lawsuit: Bosses Were Hostile To Former NYC Transit Worker's Muslim FaithA former New York City transit worker filed a lawsuit Wednesday, claiming that he faced “a campaign of hostility” toward his Muslim faith on the job.
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.