21 Mar 2017
Zahraa Ballout isn't "white," and she certainly isn't "some other race." If the government gives her the choice of checking a new "Middle East/North Africa" box on a census form, would she?
20 Mar 2017
Islam is the world's fastest growing religion - and not just in Muslim majority nations: 10% of all Europeans are projected to be members of the Muslim faith by 2050, according to a recent Pew Research Center study.
Why? Muslim women...
16 Mar 2017
In January, traditional Namibian leaders filed a complaint against Germany with a US court demanding compensation for colonial-era genocide.
The plaintiffs lawyers and the judge are to meet in New York on March 16 to discuss a possible...
14 Mar 2017
A seasoned diplomat and politician, 56-year-old Moussa Faki Mahamat is no stranger to the challenges presented by the top job he was elected to on January 30. He is seen as the architect of Chad’s nomination to the United Nations...
13 Mar 2017
Saint or playboy? Blood-stained autocrat or family man; incompetent leader or just a victim of circumstance? One century after he ended Romanov rule, Russia's last tsar still prompts heated debate.
Nicholas II abdicated on March 2,...
12 Mar 2017
Turkey told the Netherlands on Sunday that it would retaliate in the "harshest ways" after Turkish ministers were barred from speaking in Rotterdam in a row over Ankara's political campaigning among Turkish emigres.
12 Mar 2017
Hawaii has 5,000 or so Muslims — less than 1 percent of the state's population — who are finding themselves thrust into an international spotlight after the state's top lawyer launched a challenge to President Donald...
11 Mar 2017
Muhammad Ali Jr. was detained and questioned at a Washington airport before being allowed to board a flight to Fort Lauderdale after meeting with lawmakers to discuss a separate airport detention incident last month, a lawyer for the late...
08 Mar 2017
The top Republicans investigating Russia's interference in the US election declined Tuesday to back up President Donald Trump's claims that then-President Barack Obama wiretapped his Manhattan headquarters last year -- leaving the...
07 Mar 2017
The victim of a possible hate crime in Washington state Friday would not be the first Sikh to be targeted.
Since 9/11, Sikh-American groups say members of their religion have faced discrimination and abuse because their long...