Imam Who Supported Islamic Community Center Near The World Trade Center Says His Life Was ThreatenedOne of the leaders of the effort to build an Islamic community center near the World Trade Center says someone threatened to kill him during the furor over the project.
Imam Feisal Abdul Rauf Praises Pres. Obama For Killing Osama Bin LadenRauf, the man behind the Park 51 Islamic cultural center, said bin Laden's death can bring "closure and healing around 9/11.''
In Wake Of Muslim Hearings, Rep. King Gets Security UpgradeLong Island Congressman Peter King is facing threats -- and getting extra security. But he vowed Monday to forge ahead with controversial hearings on radicalization in the Muslim-American community
Imam To Tour Nation Promoting NYC Islamic CenterThe Muslim cleric who hopes to build an Islamic center near the World Trade Center site said Friday that he'll tour the country in an effort "to inspire interfaith understanding" for the project.
Ground Zero Mosque Imam Sees Hope After FuryImam Feisal Abdul Rauf said he hopes to see interfaith centers like the one he plans to include inside the downtown Manhattan Islamic center built all over the world.
Imam Unmoved By Saudi Criticism Of NYC Mosque
Imam: No Agreement To Move MosqueMoments after real estate mogul Donald Trump offered to put up the cash to stop the mosque near ground zero from being built, the leader of a small Florida church that espouses anti-Islam philosophy said he is canceling plans to burn copies of the Koran on Sept. 11.
Imam Warns Of 'Global Ramifications' If Mosque Is MovedThe imam behind the proposed mosque and Islamic center near ground zero said Wednesday night that he is simply stunned over the firestorm that has erupted over the project.
Imam: I Understand The Sensitivity, But ...The man behind the mosque finally stepped in front of the cameras on Wednesday night. Imam Feisal Abdul Rauf said he's not changing locations.
Imam Of Proposed Ground Zero Mosque Breaks Silence After months of keeping quiet, Imam Feisal Abdul Rauf is responding to criticism about the proposed Islamic community center and mosque near Ground Zero.
Imam Rauf Returns To U.S. Following Middle East TourThe imam who has become a public face of a proposed Islamic community center and mosque near ground zero has returned to the United States following a tour of the Middle East.
Imam Faces Divisions Over Ground Zero MosqueImam Feisal Abdul Rauf has largely been absent from the national debate over the implications of building a Muslim house of worship so close to where Islamic terrorists killed more than 2,700 people.
Mayor, Mosque Developer Bond At Ramadan DinnerMayor Michael Bloomberg hosted his annual Ramadan Iftar dinner Tuesday night at Gracie Mansion. But it was the proposed mosque in lower Manhattan that dominated this year's event.
Giuliani: Ground Zero Mosque Building More HatredThe imam of the so-called ground zero mosque started his government sponsored tour of the Middle East on Thursday as former Mayor Rudy Giuliani became the latest to suggest a location switch.
Some American Muslims Question Mosque Near Ground ZeroAmerican Muslims who support the proposed mosque and Islamic center near ground zero are facing some skeptics within their own faith.