Articles Tagged 'mosque'
ISIS Issues Call For More Attacks After Finsbury Massacre
The texts, reported by Terrorism analyst Michael Smith, were sent to a WhatsApp group with 225 members in the aftermath of the suspected revenge terror… READ MORE
Maryland Delegate To Introduce Bill Targeting Terror-Tied Mosques
Maryland Delegate David Vogt, a veteran of a combat unit within the U.S. Marine Corps, will be introducing a bill targeting the tax-exempt status of… READ MORE
‘Suspicious’ Fire Breaks Out at Houston Mosque on Christmas Day
A “suspicious” two-alarm fire broke out at a Houston mosque Friday about an hour after services ended, officials said. There were no injuries.
The Christmas… READ MORE
U.S. judge orders Tennessee county to let mosque open
ByÂ Michael Winter, USA TODAY
A federal judge has ordered that a Tennessee mosque must be allowed to open in time for the Islamic holy month, which begins Thursday.
The ruling, by District Judge Todd Campbell, came after the Islamic Center of Murfreesboro and federal prosecutors sued Rutherford County earlier in the day and sought an emergency order to let… READ MORE
Islam controversies cast shadow over 9/11 events
By BETH FOUHY
NEW YORK (AP) – They will read the names, of course, the names of every victim who died in the Sept. 11… READ MORE
NYPD ‘army’ for protests
By CHUCK BENNETT, CARL CAMPANILE and LARRY CELONA, NewYork Post
The NYPD has called up “an army of cops” to handle rival protests expected to… READ MORE
NY Muslim project spurs support coalition
By Michelle Nichols
(Reuters) – Muslim, Jewish, Christian and civic groups formed a coalition on Wednesday to back a plan for a Muslim center near… READ MORE
They won’t build it! Hardhats vow not to work on controversial mosque near Ground Zero
BY SAMUEL GOLDSMITH, DAILY NEWS
A growing number of New York construction workers are vowing not to work on the mosque planned near Ground Zero.… READ MORE
W. House dismisses poll on Obama’s faith
By Kara Rowland-The Washington Times
The White House on Thursday dismissed new polls showing that between one-fifth and one-fourth of U.S. voters incorrectly believe President… READ MORE
Muslims around world monitor mosque debate
By Ashish Kumar Sen-The Washington Times
Muslims around the world see the ground zero mosque debate raging in the U.S. as a litmus test of American tolerance, and generally appreciate President Obama‘s involvement.
In Indonesia, which has the world’s largest Muslim population, Mr. Obama has won praise from commentators for his support for Muslims’ right to build a place of… READ MORE