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.


College Preparatory School Of America in Lombard, Ill. (Credit: CBS)

Islamic School Hit With Acid-Filled Bottle In Lombard

An Islamic school in west suburban Lombard is at least the second Muslim institution to report an attack this past weekend.

CBS Chicago–08/13/2012


Ex-Marine Furious Over Inclusion On No-Fly List

A former U.S. Marine who happens to be a Muslim said “no deal” to the U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s offer to get him on the no-fly list.

CBS Chicago–03/21/2011

Photo Of Decorative Element Atop A Minaret. (Friedemann Vogel/Getty Images)

Setback In Plans For DuPage County Mosque

A group that is planning to build a mosque in DuPage County has suffered a setback.

CBS Chicago–01/14/2011

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.


Photo Of Halal Food Being Served At Bradley University. (Bradley Univ. Photo)

Bradley University Offers Halal Food Service

Now, Muslim students at Bradley in Peoria can eat food prepared according to religious guidelines.

CBS Chicago–11/22/2010

The Friends Cafe And Lounge Is Still Listed On The Worth Center Strip Mall Directory. (Bernie Tafoya/WBBM Photo)

Suit: Mideast-Owned Business Targeted By Town

Owner of “Friends Cafe and Lounge” says he was issued more than 45 unfriendly municipal code violation notices.