Parents Question Choice To Sing 'Allahu Akbar' At Holiday ConcertSome parents in the Anoka-Hennepin School District are questioning a choir teacher's decision to use a song about Ramadan performed in Arabic at a holiday concert.
4 Things To Know: Ramadan Ends, Robot Hotels BeginThese 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.
Somalis To Boycott MOA For Celebration In Stand With Black Lives MatterSome 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.
FBI On High Alert For Fourth Of July Terrorist AttackThe 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 Arrives Monday, Asks Greater Sacrifice For Muslims Ramadan begins Monday night and this year it means an even greater sacrifice for local Muslims.
Obama: Attack At Sikh Temple Assails ReligionPresident 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.
St. Cloud Electrolux Workers File EEOC ComplaintFor 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.
Saturday Night with Esme Murphy - 8/14/10