FILE - This Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014, file photo shows the apartment complex in Aurora, Colo., which police say is the home of one of the three teenage girls who, according to U.S. authorities, were en route to join the Islamic State group in Syria when they were stopped at an airport in Ger…
AURORA, Colo. — The strange journey of three suburban Denver girls who authorities say tried to join Islamic State militants in Syria has many in their close-knit east African community worried about whether their own children will be the next to be lured to terror.
Somali-American Ahmed Odowaay, a community advocate and translator, prays at an office used by the Colorado Muslim Council in Aurora, Colo. Odowaay says being a Muslim teenager isn’t easy in America, and he worries that their frustrations “will lead them in the wrong direction.”
"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
LAHORE, Pakistan — Islamist militants launched coordinated
assaults on three police compounds in Pakistan's second-largest
city Thursday, the latest in a wave of attacks by insurgents
bringing the war to the country's heartland ahead of an expected
offensive against their Afghan border sanctuary.