| Mar 5, 2011
Police need the public's help in locating a tan or light brown 1999 to 2003 Ford F150 pickup truck seen driving from E. Stockton Way in Elk Grove on Friday after two elderly Indian men were shot.
Surinder Singh, 65, and Gurmej Atwal, 78, were both out...
| Mar 10, 2011
| 6:43 AM
Rep. Peter King's goal is to thwart Muslim radicalization, but some people fear his hearings could have exactly the opposite effect.
Some counterterrorism experts believe shining a harsh spotlight on the Muslim community could play into the jihadist...
| Nov 29, 2010
| 7:56 AM
CORVALLIS, Ore. -- Patrols around mosques and other Islamic sites in Portland have been stepped up as Muslim leaders expressed fears of retribution, days after a Somali-American man was accused of trying to blow up a van full of explosives during the...
| Feb 14, 2012
| 8:33 PM
I don't think I've ever written a letter to the editor before, but Sunday's Daily Pilot has motivated me now.
I have thoroughly enjoyed reading Mona Shadia's columns and learning more about the real face of Islam, not the stereotypes that we too often...
| Mar 21, 2012
| 5:04 PM
LOMITA, Calif. (KTLA) -- A civil rights organization has brought a federal lawsuit against the city of Lomita for rejecting an application to renovate a mosque complex.
The Council on American-Islamic Relations contends the city discriminated against...
| Mar 27, 2012
| 11:35 AM
LAKESIDE, Calif. -- A memorial at the Islamic Center of Lakeside will be held this afternoon for an Iraqi woman found fatally beaten in her El Cajon home near a note that called her a terrorist and told her and her family to go home.
The service for 32-...
| Apr 25, 2012
| 4:21 PM
Even though I wasn't born or raised here, there's a reason I feel at home in America.
America's principles align with Islam's teachings. In fact, America's principles are not just based on Judeo-Christian values, but Judeo-Christian-Islamic values. After...
| Dec 3, 2011
| 8:00 PM
Recently I attended a fundraising dinner for the Council on American-Islamic Relations, or CAIR, at the Anaheim Hilton Hotel.
This stimulating and uplifting event involved more than 1,800 mostly Muslim people celebrating the theme of "Making Democracy...
| Dec 13, 2011
| 5:35 AM
LOS ANGELES (KTLA) -- Hip Hop mogul Russell Simmons joined in the growing rally against homebuilding supply chain Lowe's after it pulled advertising from the reality TV show "All-American Muslim."
"All-American Muslim" is an eight-part series that...
| Dec 14, 2011
| 2:36 PM
When I first read about a reality TV show featuring the everyday lives and struggles of Muslim Americans, I immediately added it to my short list.
But my reaction to the first episode of "All-American Muslim" on TLC was mixed.
I liked some elements,...
| Jul 4, 2012
| 8:30 AM
SAN DIEGO - In the second such case in a month, a San Diego man has been stranded outside the United States after learning that he was placed on the federal no-fly list.
City College student Ali Ahmed, 20, is stuck in Bahrain.
| Jul 11, 2012
| 4:20 PM
A coalition of 30 Islamic organizations on Wednesday criticized the way Florida police are trained in counter-terrorism methods.
The Florida Department of Law Enforcement has used materials that spread fear and bigotry against Muslims, according to Nezar...