Wis. Mayor Issues Apology For Obama CommentThe mayor of a northern Wisconsin city is apologizing for his Facebook comments calling President Barack Obama a Muslim. A letter from Superior Mayor Bruce Hagen appears in the Superior Telegram on Friday. In his letter, Hagen says his calling Obama a Muslim was "a poor choice of words in a moment of anger."
Wis. Mayor Faces Backlash For Calling President Obama A MuslimThe mayor of Superior, Wisconsin is facing fierce backlash after he called President Barack Obama a Muslim.
Good Question: What Religions Are We In Minnesota?From the holidays, to political campaigns, to terrorism, we've been talking a lot about religion and faith these days. So, what religions are we in Minnesota? Good Question.
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.
St. Paul City Council To Vote On Anti-Trump ResolutionMinnesota's capital city may join the chorus of voices condemning a Republican presidential candidate for his remarks on followers of Islam.
Muslim Group Calls For N.D. Arson To Be Investigated As Hate CrimeThe Minnesota chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations says it’s calling on federal authorities to investigate the arson of a Somali restaurant in North Dakota as a hate crime.
4 Things To Know: Trump's Comments, Grammy Snubs, TwinsFest & MoreFrom Presidential candidate Donald Trump's comments on Muslims to the sale of TwinsFest tickets, here's a look at the top stories for Tuesday, Dec. 8, 2015.
Rep. McCollum Among Congressmen Attending Mosque Service In Va.U.S. Rep. Don Beyer, D-Va., and other elected officials expressed solidarity with the region's Muslim population following an appearance at a northern Virginia mosque Friday. Beyer was joined by District of Columbia Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton, U.S. Rep. Betty McCollum, D-Minn., and state officials at prayer services at the Dar al-Hijrah mosque in Falls Church.
Good Question: What Does ISIS Want?In a video released Monday, a group claiming to be ISIS warned the U.S. would suffer the same fate as France. They said they will strike Washington D.C.
Local Interfaith Leaders Denounce ISIS As 'Non-Islam'With Friday's indiscriminate and heartless violence so very raw, Minnesota's faith leaders are speaking with a simple clarity. Religious leaders are quick to point out that the violence that the terror group ISIS engages in has no foundation in the Islamic faith.
Activists Want More Transparency In Counterterrorism EffortsMuslim groups and civil rights activists across the nation are calling for greater transparency in an Obama administration program aimed at countering homegrown terrorism.