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Group wants Tennessee DA to resign over anti-Islam post

A Tennessee district attorney is facing calls to resign after posting several anti-Islam remarks to social media. Continue reading

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Man to stay jailed over talk about avenging mosque attacks

A federal judge has ruled a New York man will remain in custody in Montana pending his June 24 trial over charges that he lied to authorities about discussions he had about joining the Islamic State group and attacking random people to avenge shootings… Continue reading

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Muslim prison guard accuses Georgia agency of discrimination

A Georgia prison guard who recently converted to Islam says the state Department of Corrections won’t allow her to wear a hijab at work. Continue reading

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Muslim groups apologize for video: Mistake ‘ours to own’

Muslim leaders in Philadelphia are apologizing for an event last month at which children were captured on video speaking in Arabic about beheadings and the liberation of Jerusalem’s most sensitive holy site. Continue reading

Posted in Article, Associated Press, fnc, fnc/us, fox-news/us/religion/islam, MICHAEL RUBINKAM | Tagged | Comments Off on Muslim groups apologize for video: Mistake ‘ours to own’

Iranian students protest college’s compulsory hijab policy and ‘morality’ enforcers

Students of Tehran University demonstrated on Monday against the institution’s policy of coercing women to wear hijabs. They scuffled with counter-protesters. Continue reading

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Trump cites Ramadan as time of ‘hope, tolerance and peace’

President Donald Trump is celebrating the month of Ramadan as a time when people join forces in “pursuit of hope, tolerance and peace.” Continue reading

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Fire chief: Connecticut mosque fire appears to be arson

A top fire official says a fire at a Connecticut mosque appears to be arson. Continue reading

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Kentucky imam, 2 others charged in murder-for-hire plot

The head of a Lexington, Ky. mosque and two other men are accused of seeking out a hitman to kill two people the men claimed owed them money. Continue reading

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The Latest: Cardinal rebukes Farrakhan, priest over speech

The Latest on Nation of Islam leader Minister Louis Farrakhan’s speech denying allegations of anti-Semitism, misogyny and homophobia (all times local): 7:30 p.m. Chicago Cardinal Blase Cupich (blayz SOO’-pich) has condemned what he called anti-Semitic … Continue reading

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Farrakhan delivers insult while denying he’s anti-Semitic

Nation of Islam leader Minister Louis Farrakhan says despite assertions by Facebook when it banned him from its platform, he is not a hater of Jewish people, not a misogynist nor a homophobe. Continue reading

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Farrakhan says he doesn’t hate Jewish people

Nation of Islam leader Minister Louis Farrakhan says despite assertions by Facebook when it banned him from its platform, he is not a hater of Jewish people, not a misogynist nor a homophobe. Continue reading

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‘Call me,’ Trump tells Iran as tensions flare

President Donald Trump has a message for Iran’s leaders as tensions flare over the Islamic Republic’s nuclear program: “Call me.” Continue reading

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Philadelphia commission probing ‘disturbing’ video

A Philadelphia city commission says it’s investigating an event last month at which Muslim children were captured on video speaking in Arabic about beheadings and the liberation of one of Jerusalem’s most sensitive holy sites. Continue reading

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Brunei puts hold on Shariah law death sentences for adulterers, gay sex ban violators

Brunei Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah says he’s putting a hold on putting to death people who violate new Shariah laws that ban gay sex and adultery. Continue reading

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Muslim society: ‘Disturbing’ video of children wasn’t vetted

The Muslim American Society says “disturbing” video showing children speaking in Arabic about sacrifice and chopping off heads wasn’t vetted before being posted on its Philadelphia chapter’s Facebook page. Continue reading

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Landlord settles discrimination case with Muslim father, son

A Denver landlord who was recorded telling her tenant to find an “American person … good like you and me” to sublease her property instead of a Muslim father and son seeking to open their second restaurant must pay the men $675,000 under a settlement. Continue reading

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Landlord who wouldn’t lease to Muslim pair must pay $675,000

A Denver landlord who was recorded telling her tenant to find an “American person … good like you and me” to sublease her property instead of a Muslim father and son seeking to open their second restaurant must pay the men $675,000 under a settlement. Continue reading

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Civil rights group drops lawsuit against Oklahoma gun range

A lawsuit filed on behalf of a Muslim U.S. Army reservist asked to leave a gun range in eastern Oklahoma was dropped on Tuesday, with both sides declaring victory in the case. Continue reading

Posted in Article, Associated Press, fnc, fnc/us, fox-news/us/religion/islam, SEAN MURPHY | Tagged | Comments Off on Civil rights group drops lawsuit against Oklahoma gun range

Kushner: Middle East peace plan to be unveiled after Ramadan

The White House is planning to release its long-awaited Middle East peace plan in the next few months. Continue reading

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Texas bans clergy from executions after Supreme Court ruling

Texas prisons will no longer allow clergy in the death chamber after the U.S. Supreme Court blocked the scheduled execution of a man who argued his religious freedom would be violated if his Buddhist spiritual adviser couldn’t accompany him. Continue reading

Posted in Article, Associated Press, fnc, fnc/us, fox-news/us/religion/buddhism, fox-news/us/religion/islam, JAKE BLEIBERG | Tagged | Comments Off on Texas bans clergy from executions after Supreme Court ruling