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Muslim men plotted for months before cartoon contest attack

PHOENIX (AP) — Three friends from a Phoenix mosque were lighting off fireworks during a New Year's Eve celebration when authorities say they struck up a conversation about wanting to make pipe bombs. One week later, militants attacked the offices of ...

NYPD working to recruit Muslims

NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Police Department is working to recruit more Muslims, and is asking for help within the community to better refine outreach aimed at stifling the lure of overseas terror groups, officials said Monday. Right now, there are ...

Detroit Muslims applaud high court's Abercrombie ruling

[caption id="attachment_41028" align="alignright" width="300"] Samantha Elauf[/caption]Religious minorities in metro Detroit cheered the U.S. Supreme Court's decision today in favor of a Muslim woman wearing an Islamic headscarf who did not get hired ...

Freedom of Speech Rally Round II to be held outside Phoenix mosque

Days after a mosque in Phoenix, Arizona reportedly got threatening letters, an anti-Muslim group of bikers said it will stage a protest outside the Islamic centre on Friday. The "Freedom of Speech Rally Round II" protest is being held in reference to ...

Who's funding Dearborn cleric popular with ISIS?

Federal prosecutors are trying to pressure a Dearborn cleric popular with ISIS fighters from the West to answer questions about his finances, concerned that he might be getting money illegally. The U.S. Attorney's Office in Detroit said in recent cou ...

Obama's private White House meeting with Muslim-American leaders

[caption id="attachment_5453" align="alignright" width="300"] (File Photo)[/caption]President Barack Obama met behind closed doors Wednesday at the White House with 14 Muslim-Americans, including a leader with a Dearborn-based group, for an hour-long ...

The Troubled Inner Workings of a Dearborn, MI Mosque

[caption id="attachment_37926" align="alignright" width="300"] Islamic Center of America, Dearborn, MI[/caption]The religious leader of the Islamic Center of America -- a landmark religious institution in metro Detroit that's one of Michigan's bigges ...

Outrage Cancels Duke's Plan to Use Chapel Tower for Muslim Call to Prayer

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Duke University has canceled its plan to use the tower of its chapel for a weekly, amplified call to prayer for Muslims. In a release Thursday, the university said Muslims will instead gather on the quadrangle before heading into ...

Rand Paul's take on Obama's speech

[caption id="attachment_3909" align="alignright" width="300"] (File Photo)[/caption]Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., said it's time for "civilized Islam" to step up to defeat the Islamic State (IS) while condemning President Barack Obama's executive action. Pa ...

Big names at Islamic conference in Detroit

DETROIT -- The presiding bishop of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America had a simple comparison for the similarities between Muslims and Lutherans when she spoke at the opening session of the Islamic Society of North America's convention Friday ...


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