Man Accused Of Killing Imam, Assistant In Queens Makes Court AppearanceOscar Morel is charged with first degree murder and other charges in the shooting deaths of Imam Maulana Alauddin Akonjee and Thara Uddin as they were leaving a prayer service in Ozone Park in August.
Prostitution Sting Leads To Arrest Of Rikers Island ImamThe Department of Correction said Imam Aziz-Ud Bin Bilal was suspended without pay.
Sides Present Arguments Over Planned NYC MosqueA 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.
Key Backer Of Ground Zero Mosque Takes Lesser RoleThe nonprofit group controlled by the developer of the Islamic center said it supported Rauf's work but needed someone who could spend more time on the nitty-gritty task of building a congregation.
'Ground Zero Mosque' Gets New ImamThe nonprofit group Park51 announced Friday that it had named a new imam to lead religious programing. Imam Feisal Abdul Rauf will focus on other initiatives.
Man Cleared In Alleged NY Hate Attack On ImamProsecutors dropped their case against Eddie Crespo this week after a grand jury declined to indict him on any charges in the December 8 incident.
2 Charged in Hate Crime Against ImamTwo men attacked a Muslim religious leader in a hate-fueled assault in a subway station, with one hurling slurs along with a fist, prosecutors and Muslim advocates said Thursday.
Imam Faces Bedbug Violations In His Jersey Apartment Building
Police Investigate Threats Against Mosque ImamDaisy Khan said Sunday that her life and that of her husband, Imam Feisal Abdul Rauf were "under threat."
Gov. Wants Ground Zero Mosque Talk To PauseHe called for a one week moratorium on the controversial debate.
Ground Zero Mosque Imam Returning To U.S.Rauf returns at a time of increased worry over just where the money for Park51 is coming from.
Poll: NY'ers Want Mosque Funding InvestigationDespite assurances from its developer, an overwhelming number of New Yorkers want prosecutors to keep tabs on the financing for the proposed mosque and cultural center near Ground Zero.
Change Of Heart For Major Mosque BackerCommunity Board-1 President Julie Menin intially voted in favor of the proposed Islamic center. That was before the project mushroomed into a divisive, paralyzing discourse.
New York Imam: Politics Behind Mosque OppositionThe imam spearheading a proposed Islamic center near the site of the Sept. 11 attacks in New York says the fierce opposition is closely linked to the U.S. elections in November.
WTC Mosque Leader: We Won't Change CourseA leader of the proposed Islamic center and mosque two blocks from Ground Zero says dropping the plan in the face of protest isn't an option.