Family Claims Their Child Was Unfairly Punished, Forced To Watch Students Eat While Fasting For Religious HolidayHis parents say what happened to him at school in Bay Ridge, Brooklyn earlier this year is something no nine-year-old should ever go through.
NYPD Steps Up Security At Mosques Around NYC For RamadanFor the next 30 days, Muslims will fast from dawn to dusk during a time of intense prayer.
Long Island Police Step Up Patrols Around Mosques Ahead Of RamadanNassau and Suffolk county police departments said they are increasing patrols for the Muslim Holy Month, which begins this evening.
Holy Month Of Ramadan Begins TodayDuring Ramadan, Muslims are expected to pray and fast from dusk to dawn.
Brooklyn Tech Students Complain Prom Night Will Conflict With RamadanProm is right around the corner for high school seniors, but some Muslim students in Brooklyn may have to sit out because of a religious conflict.
‘They Also Took From The Poor,’ More Than $1,000 In Donations Stolen From Bay Shore MosquePolice were asking for help Wednesday night, after a house of worship fell victim to a heartless thief.
Bratton Meets With Muslim Community As Ramadan ApproachesNYPD Commissioner William Bratton said Wednesday that the department has not detected any specific terror threats against the city as the Muslim holy month of Ramadan approaches.
Jersey City Family Distraught After Son Killed In Cell Phone RobberyA Jersey City family is grieving their son tonight after he was shot and killed in an apparent cell phone robbery early Friday morning as his family was observing Ramadan.
Report: Anonymous Caller Takes Responsibility For Bacon Found At S.I. Ramadan SiteAn anonymous caller who claimed to have discarded spoiled bacon in a park where Muslims had scheduled Ramadan prayers said he was putting it out for seagulls and raccoons to eat, not as an anti-Muslim statement.
NYPD Probing Hate Crime After Bacon Found At Staten Island Ramadan SiteFollowers of Islam are forbidden to eat pork. Even before the bacon was located, someone left offensive messages on the organization's website.
Gov. Christie Addresses NJ Muslim Community In Midst Of NYPD SurveillanceNew Jersey Governor Chris Christie has reassured Muslim leaders he remains troubled by the way the New York Police Department conducted surveillance of Muslim communities in New Jersey, even though his administration has said it was legal, but again stopped short of criticizing the spying itself.
Christie To Host Ramadan Dinner; Quinn Takes Aim At Gun Control Comments Christine Quinn responds to comments Chris Christie made on gun control, and several New Jersey Muslim leaders say they've been invited to a Ramadan dinner Tuesday night at the governor's mansion in Princeton.
Commissioner Kelly: 'Jihad' Movie Showing Not Authorized; Calls It 'Inflammatory'While NYPD Commissioner Ray Kelly said he wouldn't comment about the allegations against his son, he did speak Friday about a video that has caused an uproar in the Muslim community.
Muslims Begin Ramadan Fast Amid Summer HeatOver a billion Muslims around the world began observing the holy month of Ramadan on Wednesday. 1010 WINS' Steve Sandberg spoke with Muslims in South Paterson.