(WASHINGTON) -- Dr. Mehmet Oz rarely talks about his faith on the campaign trail -- but, if elected, the son of Turkish émigrés could make history as the first Muslim elected to serve in the U.S. Senate. "Pride and honor," Oz, the Pennsylvania GOP nominee,... Read More.
(ALBUQUERQUE, N.M.) -- Muslim communities are reeling after the fourth killing in a potential string of murders of Muslim men in Albuquerque, New Mexico. All the deaths have taken place in just a nine-month period, stoking fear among local faith groups and garnering attention from... Read More.
(ALBUQUERQUE, N.M.) -- Police have arrested a suspect in connection with the murders of four Muslim men in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Investigators tracked down the Volkswagen sedan with tinted windows allegedly driven by the suspect in the most recent homicide, Albuquerque Police Chief Harold Medina announced... Read More.
(ALBUQUERQUE, N.M.) -- Police have arrested a suspect in connection with the murders of four Muslim men in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Investigators tracked down the Volkswagen sedan with tinted windows allegedly driven by the suspect in the most recent homicide, the Albuquerque Police Department announced Tuesday... Read More.
(ALBUQUERQUE, N.M.) -- The fourth Muslim man killed in a possible string of murders in Albuquerque, New Mexico, has been identified as a 25-year-old native of Pakistan, according to police. Naeem Hussain was found dead from a gunshot wound on Friday near Truman Street and... Read More.
(ALBUQUERQUE, N.M.) -- New Mexico Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham said Saturday she will send additional state police to Albuquerque after the fourth murder of a Muslim man in the city in recent months. "I am angered and saddened that this is happening in New Mexico,... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Rashad Hussain, the U.S. Ambassador-at-Large for International Religious Freedom, is the first Muslim-American ever to hold the title, and he told GMA 3 that his appointment sent a powerful signal to the world. Hussain was confirmed by the Senate in December with an... Read More.
(BLOOMINGTON, Minn.) -- Americans returning from trips overseas are often greeted by border officers with a “welcome home." But Abdirahman Aden Kariye, a Muslim American imam living in Bloomington, Minnesota, says there have been no such greetings for him. Kariye, a son of refugees who... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- A unanimous Supreme Court on Friday dealt a setback to three Muslim Americans who are trying to sue the FBI for religious discrimination over surveillance in their place of worship after 9/11. The narrow opinion, written by Justice Samuel Alito, reverses an appeals... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- President Joe Biden announced the nomination of Nusrat Jahan Choudhury to the federal judiciary Wednesday, who, if confirmed by the Senate, would become the first Muslim American woman to serve as a federal judge. She is also the first Muslim American woman... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Three Muslim Americans subjected to FBI surveillance inside their places of worship will ask the U.S. Supreme Court on Monday to allow a religious discrimination lawsuit against the agency to move forward despite government concern about national security. Yassir Fazaga, a former imam... Read More.
(DEARBORN, Mich.) -- Twenty years and 600 miles from Ground Zero in Lower Manhattan, the nation's largest Arab Muslim community is still quietly reeling from the 2001 terror attacks and a psychological blow dealt to Islamic American identity. "This is, perhaps, the unspoken tragedy of... Read More.