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President Barack Obama (credit:BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/GettyImages) and Mitt Romney (credit: NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/GettyImages)

Fact Check Friday: Romney Accuses Obama Of Apologizing For America

Was Mitt Romney accurate in the way he portrayed President Barack Obama in the early hours of the embassy attack in Egypt and the consulate attack in Libya?

09/14/2012

A burnt building inside the US Embassy compound in Benghazi, Libya (Photo credit: STRINGER/AFP/GettyImages)

Opinion: Obama Needs To Stay At The White House During Middle East Protests

President Barack Obama needs to stay in Washington, D.C., suspend campaigning, and address the threats against Americans in the Middle East.

09/13/2012

Muslim Praying (file / credit: clipart.com)

Newark Imam Reflects On 9/11 Anniversary

Imam Mustafa El Amin said since 9/11, the Muslim faith has come under the microscope. El Amin said he’s spent 11 years trying to turn around the shadow cast by the hijackers.

09/11/2012

NYPD Logo (file / credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

NJ Muslim Leaders, Law Enforcement Officials Hold Meeting On NYPD Surveillance

The meeting is the first session of a task force created after revelations that the New York Police Department was conducting secret surveillance of mosques and Muslim student groups in New Jersey.

09/05/2012

Police Stand Outside Of A Sikh Temple

NYPD Increases Coverage Around Sikh Temples In Wake Of Wisconsin Mass Shooting

The NYPD has said that it is increasing coverage in and around Sikh temples in New York City on Sunday in the wake of an earlier shooting in Wisconsin.

08/05/2012

NYPD Logo (file / credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

NJ State Review: NYPD Didn’t Break Law In Surveillance Of Muslims

New Jersey officials say a three-month review has found that New York City police did not violate any New Jersey laws when they conducted surveillance of Muslim businesses, mosques and student groups.

05/24/2012

Gov. Chris Christie and his wife Mary Pat at the Yad Vashem Holocaust memorial in Israel - Apr 3, 2012 (credit: Tim Larsen / Governor's Office)

Christie: No Time Wasted In Israel; Arab Group: Trip Was ‘One-Sided’

The first-term Republican says his first foreign trip was designed to tout business and trade opportunities in New Jersey for Israelis. It also helped him get a better grasp of the unique security challenges facing the volatile region

04/12/2012

Gov. Chris Christie - Westfield, NJ - Feb 8, 2012 (credit: Governor's Office)

Poll: Gov. Christie’s Approval Ratings Highest Ever; NJ Voters Support NYPD Muslim Surveillance

The Quinnipiac poll found that New Jersey voters approve of Gov. Chris Christie 59-36 percent. Meanwhile, they disagreed with him on the criticism of NYPD Police Commissioner Ray Kelly regarding Muslim surveillance in the state.

04/11/2012

Members of the New York City Council and police commissioner Ray Kelly - New York, NY - Mar 15, 2012 (credit: Rich Lamb / WCBS 880)

Heated Exchanges Mark Ray Kelly’s Testimony Before City Council

New York City’s top cop was grilled Thursday during a City Council committee hearing over the NYPD’s controversial surveillance of Muslim communities and stop and frisks.

03/15/2012

Muslims praying

Poll Shows Broad Support For NYPD Surveillance Of Muslims

The disclosure of the NYPD’s expanded surveillance of Muslims prompted criticism for Mayor Michael Bloomberg and Police Commissioner Ray Kelly. Some politicians and law enforcement officials critiqued the program.

03/13/2012

FILE - Attorney General Eric Holder (Photo credit: JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images)

Holder: Reports Of NYPD Surveillance In NJ ‘Disturbing’

The attorney general made the remarks at a Senate hearing when asked by Sen. Frank Lautenberg how a law enforcement agency could spy on another state’s residents without notifying authorities.

03/08/2012

Muslims pray in Paterson (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images); Members of the NYPD (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

FBI Launches Unprecedented Attack On NYPD Over Muslim Surveillance Tactics

The head of the Newark FBI said Wednesday the NYPD’s monitoring of Muslims in New Jersey has had a chilling effect on the feds’ ability to gather counter terrorism intelligence.

03/07/2012

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (file / credit: Governor's Office)

Christie Lashes Out At NYPD, Ray Kelly Over Surveillance Of Muslims In New Jersey

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie isn’t mincing words when it comes to what he thinks of NYPD’s surveillance of Muslims in the Garden State.

03/01/2012

NYPD Logo (file / credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Bloomberg Defends ‘Legal,’ ‘Appropriate’ NYPD Monitoring Of Muslims

The mayor stopped short of acknowledging that police had spied on Muslims who weren’t suspected of any crime, reiterating that investigators only followed leads.

02/24/2012

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Muslim Groups Plan Rally After NYPD Intel Report

Muslim groups are planning a march to NYPD headquarters Friday afternoon to protest what they say is police spying on their community.

02/03/2012

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