These are the four stories you need to know about from Friday, July 17. They include a shocking rampage in Tennessee, an eye-opening new hotel in Japan and a very important audition opportunity right here in the Twin Cities.
Some in the Twin Cities Somali community are boycotting the Mall of America for their end of Ramadan celebration this week because of charges against Black Lives Matter protesters in connection to a rally held on one of the busiest shopping days of last year.
The FBI and Department of Homeland Security are asking Americans to remain vigilant to the threat of a terror attack over the Fourth of July weekend.
Ramadan begins Monday night and this year it means an even greater sacrifice for local Muslims.
President Barack Obama says an attack at a Sikh temple in Wisconsin is an assault on religious faith and has no place in the United States. He says such an attack “is an attack on the freedom of all Americans.” He says no American should ever have to fear worshipping in public.
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.
President Obama commented on the proposed Islamic Center Friday during an observance of Ramadan. But what is the month-long ritual practiced throughout the religion? Amin Kadir, President of the Islamic Institute of Minnesota, explains. This […]