BEIRUT — Jubilant Kurdish fighters ousted Islamic State militants from the key Syrian border town of Kobani on Monday after a four-month battle — a significant victory for both the Kurds and the U.S.-led coalition.
FILE - In this Sunday, Jan. 11, 2015 file photo, a demonstrator holds up an oversized pencil at Republique Square, Paris, before the start of a demonstration, Sunday, Jan. 11, 2015. When cartoonists at a French publication that had poked fun at the Prophet Muhammad were shot dead, millions a…
File - In this Wednesday, Jan. 14, 2015 file photo, Jean Paul Bierlein reads the latest issue of Charlie Hebdo outside a newsstand in Nice, southeastern France. When cartoonists at a French publication that had poked fun at the Prophet Muhammad were shot dead, millions around the world felt …
LONDON — When cartoonists at a French publication that had poked fun at the Prophet Muhammad were shot dead, millions around the world felt it as an attack on freedom of speech.
French comedian Dieudonne M’bala M’bala was arrested for his Facebook post saying “I feel like Charlie Coulibaly.”
Right to speak our minds freely is defended in papers around country.
"Fact that Barack Hussein Obama's father was a Muslim makes him one."
Thousands of Muslims gather in Tucson to celebrate Eid al-Fitr.
My concern is to make it clear that what we in the United States know about the Islamic faith is not only distorted by our own sensationalist media, but has also been perverted through its cultural captivity by the various tribal societies that have adopted it. It is high time that we U.S. c…
CAIRO — The armed forces ousted Egypt’s first democratically elected president Wednesday after just a year in power, installing a temporary civilian government, suspending the constitution and calling for new elections. Islamist President Mohammed Morsi denounced it as a “full coup” by the military.
A man was given a 25-to-life prison term Monday for the 1990 knife attack that killed an imam at a Tucson mosque.
Thursday marks the 23rd anniversary of Rashad Khalifa’s slaying.
WASHINGTON — Administration officials said publicly for the first time Tuesday that the U.S. might leave no American troops in Afghanistan after the end of combat in December 2014, an option that defies the view of Pentagon officials who say thousands of U.S. troops could be needed there to …
WASHINGTON — Two hours after the U.S. Consulate came under attack in Benghazi, Libya, the White House was told that a militant group was claiming responsibility for the violence that killed the U.S. ambassador and three other Americans.
Contemporary Islamic studies expert Tariq Ramadan will lecture
on 'Reform and the Youth
of the Revolution: Islam and the Middle East Today today at
6:30 p.m. in the student union South Ballroom. It's free and open
to the public.
COPENHAGEN — A few pen strokes thrust Kurt Westergaard into the
midst of an international crisis, exposing him to death threats and
an alleged assassination plot.
ISLAMABAD, Pakistan — Suicide bombers attacked an Islamic
university popular with foreigners in Pakistan's capital Tuesday,
killing four students in apparent retaliation for an escalating
army offensive on a Taliban and al-Qaida stronghold near the Afghan