Queens Store Owner Says He Was Beaten For Being A MuslimA Queens man said he was viciously attacked and targeted because of his Muslim faith.
Palestinian Motorist Hits, Kills Baby Of Rockland County Mother At Jerusalem Train StationRabbi Yisroel Kahan, medical liaison at Bikur Cholim of Rockland County, told WCBS 880 the child’s mother was from Monsey, N.Y.
Imams In NYC Denounce Violent ExtremismAbout a dozen imams from mosques in all five of New York City's boroughs have gathered Tuesday to denounce violent extremist acts around the world.
NYPD Investigating Anti-Muslim Fliers In BensonhurstMuslim residents in a Brooklyn apartment complex are on edge after anti-Islamic fliers were posted there.
WCBS 880: Developer Behind Ground Zero Mosque Plans To Build Islamic MuseumThe developer is planning to build a three-story, 5,000-square-foot museum dedicated to exploring the faith of Islam and its arts and culture.
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.
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.
Officials: Landing Gear Found In Lower Manhattan Came From Same Type Of Jet Used In 9/11 AttacksPolice said Saturday that detectives had been in contact with officials at Chicago-based Boeing Co. who confirmed the wreckage was from a Boeing 767. Police have said the landing gear had a clearly visible Boeing identification number.
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.
More Ads With Inflammatory Messages About Islam Appear In NYC SubwayAnother set of inflammatory ads has appeared in 39 New York City subway stations, paid for by the same group that posted ads equating Muslims or Palestinians with savages last year.
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.
Two Religious Groups Launching Campaigns Against Anti-Jihad AdsLast month, following a court order, a controversial ad went up on the subway, saying, "In any war between the civilized man and the savage support the civilized man. Support Israel. Defeat Jihad.”
Controversial Pro-Israel Subway Ads Immediately Defaced, Stamped As Hate SpeechIn the wake of violent uprisings abroad following the release of an anti-Islamic film, some said they are worried the ads could fan the flames here in New York City.
Fact Check Friday: Romney Accuses Obama Of Apologizing For AmericaWas 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?
Newark Imam Reflects On 9/11 AnniversaryImam 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.