Northwestern University Associate Chaplain Tahera Ahmad. (Credit: Steve Miller)

Flight Attendant Who Refused Muslim Chaplain Unopened Can Will No Longer Serve United Customers

“A good start” is how a Chicago Islamic group describes United Airlines’ latest response to an incident on board a flight last Friday.


Chicago Region Sees Rise In Anti-Islamic Sentiment, Muslim-Rights Group Says

he first involved anti-Islamic graffiti scrawled in a boys’ bathroom at Sandburg High School in Orland Park on Feb. 6.


Flowers sit outside the apartments of University of North Carolina dentistry student Deah Shaddy Barakat, 23, his new wife Yusor Mohammad, 21, and her sister Razan Mohammad Abu-Salha, 19, after their alledged murders at the Finley Forest condominium complex on February 11, 2015 in Chapel Hill, North Carolina. Craig Stephen Hicks, 46, was charged with three counts of first-degree murder in the alledged shooting of death of three Muslim Americans near the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill campus. (Photo by Sara D. Davis/Getty Images)

Muslims Gather Here To Remember Chapel Hill, N.C. Shooting Victims

The Council of American-Islamic Relations called for a federal hate-crime investigation.



Local Muslims Outraged By Card Depicting Muslim Girl Doll Terrorist

A Muslim doll as a terrorist. That’s what’s on a birthday card that has upset the head of a local chapter of a civil rights group, reports WBBM’s Nancy Harty.


End Of Ramadan

Hundreds Turn Out To Break Fast After Sundown During Ramadan

The month-long Muslim observance of Ramadan continues, and hundreds of people broke the daily fast after sundown the fast in the offices of the Council on American-Islamic Relations.

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Amina Sharif of the Council on American Islamic Relations.

Egypt Observers Disappointed In Mubarak Stalemate

Advocates for a new government in Egypt watched Thursday as President Hosni Mubarak said he won’t step down anytime soon.


Gavel File Photo (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Muslim Family Claims County Violated Their Rights At Pool

Two lawsuits were filed Wednesday on behalf of a Muslim family which was allegedly barred from entering a Cook County recreational pool last year because of their clothing.