The University of California Board of Regents has voted to add its first Muslim student representative, over the objections of some Jewish groups.
The University of California’s governing board was preparing to vote on a new student member whose nomination was being vigorously opposed by some Jewish groups.
A federal judge ruled Friday that an American convicted of fighting alongside the Taliban must be allowed to pray daily in a group with other Muslim inmates at his high-security prison in Indiana.
One of the Bay Area’s most prominent Islamic voices suggests the violent reactions over a video insulting the prophet Muhammad are misguided, if not outright hypocritical.
A federal judge has dismissed a lawsuit against the University of California, Berkeley filed by two Jewish students who alleged harassment by Muslim students.
A growing Muslim population in Contra Costa County is celebrating the holy month of Ramadan with a newly-expanded mosque in San Ramon.
SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — The San Francisco City Attorney’s Office made a rare move Thursday by filing a brief on a measure for the November ballot, a proposal to criminalize male circumcision. The city […]
A former stockroom worker for Abercrombie & Fitch Co. is suing the clothing retailer in federal court, saying she was illegally fired after refusing to remove her Muslim headscarf.
The lawsuit, expected to be filed in San Francisco Superior Court, claims that the city has no authority to regulate common medical procedures.
A local Muslim rights advocate said Monday that she hoped al-Qaida leader Osama bin Laden’s death marked a turning point in the war on terror.