Muslim Holidays News
Hamas TV channel builds Jerusalem set in Gaza
Surrounded by militant training sites on uprooted Jewish settlement lands, the first movie set in the Gaza Strip is growing, depicting the history-rich, volatile alleyways of Jerusalem's Old City
Today in History
Today in History Today is Monday, March 20, the 79th day of 2017. There are 286 days left in the year. Spring arrives at 6:28 a.m. Eastern time. Today's Highlight in History: On March 20, 1942, U.S. Army Gen. Douglas MacArthur, having evacuated the Philippines at the order of President Franklin D.
Syrians finding refuge in Africa as war at home grinds on
Some Syrians fleeing the devastating war at home are finding refuge in Ghana
Iranians to resume hajj in Saudi Arabia after 2016 boycott
Iran says it has reached an agreement with Saudi Arabia for 85,000 Iranian pilgrims to attend the hajj after Tehran boycotted last year's annual Muslim pilgrimage
Al-Qaida-linked group claims deadly attack in Syrian capital
An al-Qaida-linked group has claimed responsibility for twin blasts near holy shrines frequented by Shiites in the Syrian capital Damascus that killed at least 40 people
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.