Islam

Trump travel ban partly reinstated; fall court arguments set

WASHINGTON – The Supreme Court is allowing the Trump administration to go forward with a limited version of its ban on travel from six mostly Muslim countries, a victory for President Donald Trump...

DATE: June 26, 2017 | CATEGORY: Nation & World

Man accused of vandalizing mosque arrested for missing court

FORT COLLINS, Colo. (AP) – A former Army medic accused of breaking glass doors and throwing a Bible into a Colorado mosque has been arrested after skipping another court appearance. The Fort...

DATE: June 25, 2017 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Marches against Islamic law to be held in many U.S. cities

PORTLAND, Ore. – Marches against Islamic law were planned Saturday in more than two dozen cities across the United States, but scholars and others say the protesters are stoking unfounded fears and...

DATE: June 10, 2017 | CATEGORY: Nation & World

Trump urges Mideast nations to drive out ‘Islamic extremism’

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia – President Donald Trump on Sunday implored Saudi Arabia and other Middle Eastern countries to extinguish “Islamic extremism” emanating from the region, describing a “battle...

DATE: May 21, 2017 | CATEGORY: Nation & World

Judges question whether Trump’s travel ban discriminates

SEATTLE – Federal judges on Monday peppered a lawyer for President Donald Trump with questions about whether the administration’s travel ban discriminates against Muslims, the second time in a week...

DATE: May 15, 2017 | CATEGORY: Nation & World

Republican Darryl Glenn supports Muslim travel ban and profiling

DENVER – Colorado Muslims say comments by Republican U.S. Senate candidate Darryl Glenn and others in support of travel bans and profiling of people who practice Islam are dangerous and...

DATE: Oct. 6, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local News

Ariz. woman’s life hinged on a tale of marriage

PHOENIX – Kayla Mueller was in a detention cell, face to face with her Syrian boyfriend. Had she told her captors she was married to Omar Alkhani, she might have been freed from the hands of...

DATE: Feb. 15, 2015 | CATEGORY: Regional News

‘Did you contribute today?’

Catholics. Protestants. Evangelicals. Jews. Buddhists. While Durango welcomes congregations of many faith traditions, it is home to only a few followers of Islam. The most prominent, perhaps, is...

DATE: Dec. 22, 2012 | CATEGORY: Local News