Imam Feisal Abdul Rauf (credit: Getty Images)

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

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.


Two people embrace at the edge of a reflecting pool in memory of victims of the 9/11 terrorist attacks. (credit: Chris Hondros/Getty Images)

Friends, Family Gather To Remember 9/11 Victims

New Yorkers stood ready at Zuccotti Park Saturday, once again, to honor the innocents murdered on September 11.


A police officer in an honor guard stands at the reflecting pool at Ground Zero - New York, NY - Sep 11, 2010 - Photo: Chris Hondros/Getty Images

9/11 – The 9th Anniversary – Video/Audio On Demand

The moments in the 2010 program marking the times of the planes hitting and the towers falling.


This April 20, 2010 aerial photo shows the skyscrapers of lower Manhattan surrounding the World Trade Center site. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)

WTC Steel Columns Installed At 9/11 Museum

As hard-hats hammered and drilled under a hot sun Tuesday, city and state leaders celebrated the progress that has been made at Ground Zero just days before the ninth anniversary of 9/11.


The northern reflecting pool is seen under construction at the 9/11 Memorial - New York, NY - Aug 25, 2010 - Photo: Chris Hondros/Getty Images

Trees Helping 9/11 Memorial To Take Shape

An army of construction workers has been installing steel and pouring concrete at the site of the 9/11 memorial.


(Photo by Eric Thayer/Getty Images)

Port Authority Approves Financing Deal On 2 WTC Towers

The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey has formally approved a deal with the World Trade Center site’s developer over how to help pay for two towers there.


Ground zero mosque site (file)

Passions Of The Mosque

When her EMT son went missing in the days after 9/11, Talat Hamdani traveled to Mecca to pray that he was safe — hoping authorities could have thought him a suspect because of his Muslim background and detained him.


Part of the 9/11 memorial is seen from the 20th floor restaurant at the World Trade Center Hotel - New York, NY - Jun 16, 2010 - Photo: Mario Tama/Getty Images

Sept. 11 Memorial Taking Shape

The 9/11 memorial is scheduled to be open for next year’s 10th anniversary of the terrorist attacks, but the site is already taking shape.


Harry Reid

Sen. Reid: Build Mosque Elsewhere

The Senate’s top Democrat says a mosque should not be built near the site of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks.



Politics Torpedos 9/11 Health Bill

The Zadroga Bill would help 60,000 people, first responders and others, sickened by exposure to toxic dust and debris at Ground Zero.  The measure needed a two-thirds vote for approval, instead of a simple majority, […]

CBS 2–07/30/2010