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Supreme Court Rules for Bearded Muslim Inmate

A unanimous Supreme Court ruled Tuesday that a Muslim prison inmate in Arkansas can grow a short beard for religious reasons.

01/20/2015

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Local Parisians Gather to Honor 12 Killed at French Satirical Newspaper

Dozens of local Parisians gathered in the freezing temperatures Wednesday night to honor the 12 people that were shot dead by three masked gunmen at a satirical newspaper in Paris.

01/07/2015

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Woman Shouts About Christ at 1st Muslim Prayer at National Cathedral

A woman shouting “leave our churches alone” disrupted the first Muslim prayer service hosted by Washington National Cathedral.

11/14/2014

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Islamic Leaders: ISIS Are Not Muslims, They’re Criminals

The beheading of a second journalist by ISIS is prompting Islamic leaders in the Washington area to not only condemn their actions, but to make clear the terror group does not speak for the Muslim community in the United States.

09/03/2014

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Group Launches Campaign In Response To Anti-Islam Metrobus Ad Featuring Hitler

After an advertisement featuring German dictator Adolf Hitler and calling for an end to U.S. aid to Islamic countries was plastered on the sides of 20 Metro buses last month, the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) is striking back.

06/11/2014

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Charges Dropped in Alleged Muslim Cabbie Assault

Fairfax County prosecutors on Thursday dropped criminal charges against a Virginia man who was shown on video hurling insults at a Muslim cabdriver in the days after the Boston Marathon bombings.

11/14/2013

Thousands of Muslims gather to pray and celebrate Eid al-Adha inside the Discovery Sports Center in Boyds on Oct. 15, 2013. (Photo by Kevin Patrick/All-News 99.1 WNEW)

Islamic Holiday Not Included in Montgomery Co. School Calendar

The Muslim community in Montgomery County didn’t get the results it wanted to make a major Islamic holy day an official school holiday.

11/12/2013

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Frederick Library Hosts Series on Muslim Faith and Culture

The Frederick County Public Libraries are hosting a reading and discussion series aimed at educating people about Muslim faith and culture.

11/04/2013

Thousands of Muslims gather to pray and celebrate Eid al-Adha inside the Discovery Sports Center in Boyds on Oct. 15, 2013. (Photo by Kevin Patrick/All-News 99.1 WNEW)

Muslims Celebrate Holy Day, Continue Push for School Holiday in Montgomery County

Muslim children from Montgomery County are joining their families Tuesday in celebrating a religious holy day that they believe should be a full-fledged school holiday.

10/15/2013

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Muslim Families Push for School Holiday in Montgomery County

Muslim families in Montgomery County are pushing to make the Islamic holy day Eid al-Adha a full-fledged school holiday.

10/14/2013

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