#WhoIsMuhammad Billboards In Bay Area, Across U.S. Aim To Raise Awareness About IslamThe Bay Area is part of a nationwide billboard campaign that aims to dispel myths about Muslim Americans called #WhoisMuhammad.
Oakland Imam Seeks Answers After Brother Investigated For Threats Was Killed By Boston-Area PoliceOn Tuesday, Usaama Rahim was fatally shot by authorities near Boston. Sources told CBS News that officials has been tracking Rahim for the past 2-3 weeks.
Pew: Numbers Of Religiously Unaffiliated Projected To Rise In U.S., Fall Worldwide By 2050Pew projects all of the major religious groups, with the exception of Buddhists, will have higher percentages of the world’s population, which is expected to be 9.3 billion people by the middle of the century.
America's First Muslim College Gains Accreditation In BerkeleyA liberal-arts school in Berkeley has become the first Islamic institution of higher learning in the United States.
War On LGBT Community: ISIS Executes 5 'Gay Men' In 1 MonthThe self-proclaimed Islamic state has reportedly hurled a man believed to be gay off a Syrian high-rise as part of their continued war on the LGBT community.
Milpitas Burger Joint With All-Halal Options Not Just For MuslimsWayback Burgers in Milpitas is the first Halal franchise for the national chain, and its first Bay Area location.
Did Duke University Cave On Religious Inclusion Over Political Pressure Or Security Threat?Before it unraveled, a plan to use Duke University's chapel tower in a call to prayer for the school's Muslim community was meant to promote religious unity, but things changed course after mounting criticism and the threats against security.
Hitler Appearing In Ads On SF Muni BusesAnother round of controversial ads appearing on San Francisco Muni buses demands an end to U.S. aid to Islamic countries, stating that "Islamic Jew-Hatred: It's In The Quran," while depicting Adolf Hitler as an ally of the Muslim world.
UC Berkeley Students Protest Invitation For Bill Maher To Speak After Comments About MuslimsStudents at UC Berkeley have signed a petition asking the university to cancel an invitation to let talk show host and comedian Bill Maher speak, following comments he recently made about Islam.
California Man Killed In Action While Fighting For ISIS Terror Group In SyriaA U.S. citizen from California was killed over the weekend in Syria while fighting for the extremist group Islamic State of Iraq and al-Sham, also known as ISIS or ISIL.
Republican Candidates For California Governor Clash In Debate Republicans who want Gov. Jerry Brown's job clashed over gun rights and the direction of the GOP in their first and possibly only joint appearance in a low-visibility primary campaign.
GOP Gubernatorial Candidate Donnelly Slammed Over Comments Tying Rival Kashkari To Islamic LawRepublican Congressman Darrell Issa on Thursday strongly condemned comments by GOP gubernatorial front-runner Tim Donnelly, in which the state lawmaker has tried to tie his Indian-American rival to fundamentalist Islamic law, calling his statements "hateful and ignorant garbage."