San Ramon Mayoral Candidate Criticized For Skipping Muslim ForumA San Ramon mayoral candidate received criticism earlier this week for declining to take part in an election forum sponsored by a Muslim civil rights and advocacy group.
Bay Area Muslims Find Ways To Observe Ramadan Online During COVID-19 Shelter In PlaceFor the next month, Muslims will be praying and fasting, even though their mosques have been closed because of the shelter in place order.
Santa Clara Teen Forced to Remove Hijab Before Boarding Air Canada Flight at SFOA 13-year-old Bay Area athlete traveling with her squash team says she was forced to remove her hijab in the jetway at SFO by an Air Canada agent.
Federal Judge Rules US Terrorist Watchlist UnconstitutionalThe government's watchlist of more than 1 million people identified as "known or suspected terrorists" violates the constitutional rights of those placed on it, a federal judge ruled.
As Ramadan Begins, Bay Area Mosques Step Up Security MeasuresBay Area mosques are stepping up security as they enter Ramadan, the holiest month in the Islamic religion.
Vigils Around Bay Area Remember Christchurch Mosque Shooting VictimsMuslim civil rights advocacy group the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) on Friday posted a list of vigils around the Bay Area on Twitter where people will gather to show support for the victims of the Christchurch mosque shootings in New Zealand.
Family Affected By Travel Ban Invited To SOTU Address By Local OfficialsA South Bay official has invited Shaima Swileh and Ali Hassan, a couple affected by Trump's travel ban on seven Muslim-majority countries, to the SOTU Address as special guests.
Funeral Held for Boy Whose Yemeni Mother Sued U.S. To Be With HimFuneral services for a 2-year-old boy whose Yemeni mother sued the Trump administration to allow her to visit the child before he died were held Saturday afternoon in Lodi.
New Study Shows Spike In Bullying Of Muslim StudentsThe Council on American Islamic Relations (CAIR) on Monday released a new report about the bullying of Muslim students in California schools that showed incidents are on the rise.
Muslim Civil Liberties Group Publishes Caller's Islamophobic MessageThe San Francisco Bay Area chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations posted online an Islamophobic voicemail they got on Sunday.
Window Shattered At Alameda Mosque -- Vandalism Or Hate Crime?Someone threw a brick and shattered a large window at the Islamic Center of Alameda. The Imam there asked police to investigate the incident as a hate crime.
FBI Probes Mystery Substance Sent To Muslim Group's Santa Clara OfficeThe FBI is part of an investigation into a suspicious substance delivered to a Council on American-Islamic Relations office in Santa Clara on Thursday.
Suspicious Envelope At South Bay Offices Of Muslim Group Prompts EvacuationsThe South Bay offices of a national Muslim group has been evacuated after the discovery of a suspicious substance received in the mail Thursday.
Muslim Law Enforcement Officer Says Police Used Excessive Force During Raid Of His Santa Clara HomeMohammad Moneeb's lawyer called the raid a retaliation with racist overtones.
House Hearing On Terrorism Singles Out Bay Area Muslim GroupThe New York Congressman who chairs a House committee examining homegrown terrorism specifically called out a Bay Area Muslim group in his opening remarks to a controversial hearing Thursday.