Muslim inmates sue Alaska corrections officials over policy
JUNEAU, Alaska - Muslim inmates are suing state corrections officials, arguing that officials at an Alaska jail are providing them with inadequate nourishment as they break...
1 hour ago - The Seattle Times
French Muslim student in media storm over headscarf
Maryam Pougetoux was slammed by ministers who said the garment was 'shocking' and a manifestation of 'political Islam'.
8 hours ago - Al Jazeera
Body of Pakistani Exchange Student Killed in Santa Fe School Shooting Arrives in Karachi
The body of a 17-year-old Pakistani exchange student killed in a mass shooting at a high school in Texas arrived before dawn Wednesday in the port city of Karachi, where her...
11 hours ago - Time - 2 articles
Denmark Minister Calls Fasting Muslims ‘a Danger' in Ramadan
The minister, Inger Stojberg, said fasting Muslims should stay home from work “to avoid negative consequences for the rest of Danish society.”
13 hours ago - NY Times
Rohingya Insurgents Massacred Hindu Civilians in Myanmar, Amnesty International Reports
Last August, nearly 100 Hindu villagers were massacred, their bodies found buried in mass graves in Myanmar's conflict-ridden Rakhine state. For nearly a year, it's been...
14 hours ago - Time
Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson wins Republican primary, defeating gun range owner who declared her business “Muslim-free”
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. - Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson wins Republican primary, defeating gun range owner who declared her business “Muslim-free”
17 hours ago - The Seattle Times
Family Alleges Bullying, Islamophobia Led To Teen's Suicide
MINNEAPOLIS - A Taylors Falls mother is mourning the loss of her teenage son. She says he killed himself after kids repeatedly bullied him at school. Jacob...
18 hours ago - CBS - 2 articles
The Muslim Ban Waiver Process Appears to Be a Charade
On Tuesday, the Washington Post reported on the waiver process for those affected by President Donald Trump's Muslim ban. As the paper noted, the ban appears to be affecting...
19 hours ago - Slate
Danish govt: Minister's views on fasting Muslims are her own
A spokeswoman for Denmark's coalition government says the immigration minister's assertion that Muslims fasting for Ramadan pose a safety hazard in some jobs don't represent...
19 hours ago - ABC News
What Islamophobic Politicians Can Learn From Mormons
Republican officials from Utah understand the importance of protecting Muslims' rights.
22 hours ago - NY Times
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NFL adopts new policy addressing anthem protests
Commissioner Roger Goodell says team and league personnel on the field shall stand and show respect for the flag and the anthem.
Baptist leader removed following alleged remarks about rape, abused women
Paige Patterson is accused of saying that abused women should almost always stay with their husbands.
Man pleads guilty in deadly airport shooting in exchange for life prison...
The plea deal was struck after prosecutors announced they wouldn't seek the death penalty.
Thousands of Vegas casino workers OK strike that could leave resorts reeling
Thousands of unionized Las Vegas casino workers have voted to authorize a strike at any time starting June 1, a move that could cripple the city's world-famous resorts. Members...
Legend of Loch Ness Monster will be tested with DNA samples
WELLINGTON, New Zealand - The stories seem as tall as the lake is deep. For hundreds of years, visitors to Scotland's Loch Ness have described seeing a monster that some...
Pompeo warns of ‘continued efforts' by Russia to meddle in midterms
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Wednesday that the Trump administration won't tolerate Russian meddling in the 2018 congressional midterm elections. Pompeo told the House...
Trump rallies abortion opponents to vote for Republicans
President Donald Trump is issuing a rallying call to opponents of abortion, encouraging them to the polls to elect conservative lawmakers.
Comcast says it's in ‘advanced' stages of prepping Fox bid
Comcast on Wednesday confirmed that it is considering and is in advanced stages of preparing an offer for the businesses that Twenty-First Century Fox has agreed to sell to...
FBI overstated encryption problem with cell phones
WASHINGTON - A programming error led the FBI to vastly overstate the number of cell phones that investigators could not access because of encryption, officials said Wednesday...
Trump: US may need new ‘structure' for China trade deal
WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump says the U.S. will probably need a “different structure” when it comes to trade with China. His tweet Wednesday comes after the two...