Muslim Holidays News
The revival of Mahmoud Abdul-Rauf
When Mahmoud Abdul-Rauf arrived earlier this month in Michigan for a speaking engagement, only a week had passed since President Trump announced a travel ban against immigrants and refugees from seven predominantly Muslim countries. The action had sparked international protests, a clash between the
Feds Rule Fire That Destroyed Texas Mosque Arson; $30K Reward Offered
Authorities have determined a fire that destroyed a Texas mosque was intentional but stopped short of calling it a bias crime , an official for the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms and Explosives (ATF) said today. On Jan. 28, the Victoria Police Department responded to a fire at the mosque
After Fire Destroys Texas Mosque, Donations Pour In to Help Rebuild
Just days after a fire destroyed a mosque in Victoria, Texas, a GoFundMe page set up by a mosque member has raised nearly $1 million to help rebuild the mosque -- a response the congregation's president called shocking and "beautiful." The fire at the Islamic Center of Victoria was reported around
At Least 6 Killed in Terror Attack at Quebec Mosque
At least eight worshippers were also injured during what Canadian PM Justin Trudeau called "a terrorist attack."
'Star Wars' and the Power of Costume at the Denver Art Museum
ABC News' Clayton Sandell tours the exhibit that includes real costumes used in the 'Star Wars' films, from Amidala to Yoda.
What to Know About ISIS Leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi
U.S.-backed Iraqi and Kurdish forces press forward in their efforts to release Mosul, the second largest city in Iraq , from its two-year long occupation by ISIS. At the same time, U.S. officials have indicated that a second front against the terror group’s administrative capital in Syria -- Raqqa
Fantasy Forecast: Week 9
ABC News' Meteorologists Melissa Griffin and Rob Marciano break down who to add and drop in week 9 of the NFL season.
Mall to Allow Christian Holiday Music After Previous Ban
And Halloween yet man and there's already controversy. Alba Chris. And begin to get it depends again on the mall in Florida. What is apparent. Had I walked back claims that they were not going to play any carols with religious things. They did go a little bit. If they did wouldn't mind you. It.
London’s Parliament Square Transformed Into 'Life Jacket Graveyard'
London’s Parliament Square became the site of a "life jacket graveyard" Monday as charities that benefit migrants sought to display the risks faced by refugees in advance of this week's United Nations summit on the refugee crisis. More than 2,500 life jackets were placed by volunteers in the square
Heavy Rains and Eid Animal Sacrifices Create Rivers of Blood in Dhaka, Bangladesh
Rivers of blood flowed through the streets of Dhaka, Bangladesh, on Tuesday morning after heavy monsoon rains mixed with animal sacrifices for the Muslim festival of Eid al-Adha . The annual holiday, known as the Feast of Sacrifice, is the second biggest celebration of the year for Muslims .