The Quran, the holy book of Islam, the religion practiced by most Muslims. (AP Photo)

Bay Area Muslim Leader ‘Grateful’ For Killing Of Osama

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.

CBS San Francisco–05/02/2011

New York Congressman Peter King (AP)

Bay Area Muslims Angered Over Congressman’s Planned Hearings

A Republican Congressman from New York plans to hold hearings on what he calls the radicalization of the American Muslim community, and that’s raising lots of concerns among Bay Area Muslims.


Attorney General Eric Holder speaks during a news conference at the Justice Department on Feb. 22, 2010, in Washington, DC.  (Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

AG Holder Speaks To Muslim Group In Bay Area Visit

Attorney General Eric Holder used a speech before a Muslim advocacy group near San Francisco to reiterate his resolve to prosecute hate crimes.

CBS San Francisco–12/10/2010