Muslim groups and civil rights activists across the nation are calling for greater transparency in an Obama administration program aimed at countering homegrown terrorism.
An Iowa businessman was found guilty Monday of exporting beef products to Malaysia and Indonesia that didn’t meet those countries’ strict religious-based slaughter standards.
About 40 mosques and Muslim organizations in Minnesota are raising concerns about a federal program designed to fight terror recruiting.
The door outside the Alliance Française in Minneapolis Thursday held a sign that read, “Je Suis Charlie,” echoing support seen around the world for the victims of the shooting at the headquarters of Charlie Hebdo magazine. Inside, there was a moment of silence for the victims. “Geography makes this loss even harder to accept,” Alliance Française Director Christina Bouzouina said. “So that’s why it’s so important we’re here today.”
A manager who was fired from a halal beef supplier charged with deceiving Muslim customers has been cooperating with prosecutors under a plea deal that may keep him out of prison, court records show.
On Tuesday, Vice President Joe Biden swore in 71 new members to the 114th Congress, including the first Black Republican woman elected to the U.S. House from Utah. This group of 535 people is now the most diverse in U.S. history.
A Muslim couple is suing United Airlines for alleged racial discrimination after they were asked to leave a Minnesota-bound flight in 2011.
Details are emerging about the California man who made the YouTube video that is being blamed for inciting anti-American protests around the world.
Should the US government be able to remove web videos?
Dozens of Minnesota clergy and religious leaders gathered Thursday to voice their opposition to Minnesota’s Voter ID amendment.
A federal appeals court has thrown out 19 of the 20 contempt-of-court citations against a Rochester woman convicted of funneling money to a terrorist group in Somalia.
The Minnesota Chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations, along with interfaith leaders, are standing together against a Senate bill they say discriminates against them.
The only Muslim member of Congress is offering a unique perspective on an issue that’s led to deadly protests in Afghanistan.
For the second consecutive year, the Electrolux plant in St. Cloud is the target of complaints the freezer maker is not accommodating Muslim employees during the Ramadan fast.
Governor Chris Christie of New Jersey is back in the news, this time defending his appointment of a Muslim as a judge to the state bench. Watch his press conference.
Some Muslims in Minnesota are relieved to hear that Osama bin Laden is no longer a threat.
I knew last night’s Good Question would generate some reaction, as we looked at whether American attitudes towards Muslims were fair.
When Rep. Peter King of New York called a hearing called “Radicalization in the American Muslim Community,” it brought into focus the dramatic and polarized emotions many Americans have towards Muslims.
Emotions were high during Congressional hearings on terrorism. Members from several Muslim and Somali American groups gathered to watch the hearings.
Really? Really?! We’re still not beyond this notion? Check out the Fox News video for yourself.
A Minneapolis mosque is opening its doors to connect with its neighbors after some recent terrorist attacks, responding to concerns about radicalized youths.
WASHINGTON (AP) — A Muslim civil rights group is concerned that the U.S. government is delaying the shipment of passports to those making religious pilgrimages to Saudi Arabia. The Council on American-Islamic Relations raised the […]
An Islamic group is hoping to educate the public about the Muslim faith at the Minnesota State Fair.
John Hines (in for Michele Tafoya) talked to Pew Research Center Associate Director Alan Cooperman about a new study that says that 1 in 5 Americans believe President Obama is a Muslim…
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