August 7, 2021

Texas-Based Publishing House Promotes Literary Works By Muslim Writers

Founded in Dallas in 2013 by Papatia Feauxzar, Djarabi Kitabs Publishing (DKP) is on a mission to publish books specifically by Muslim authors. Feauxzar said the […]
June 16, 2021

How many Muslims are there in the United States?

June 16, 2021

U.S. Senate Confirms First Muslim Federal District Judge

The judge, Zahid N. Quraishi of New Jersey, said after his selection by President Biden, “Candidly, I would prefer to be the hundredth, if not the […]
November 11, 2020

NYPD will now allow people to wear religious head coverings in booking photos

The New York Police Department will now allow people to wear religious head coverings during booking photos as part of a settlement with several Muslim women […]
November 11, 2020

Savage attack on Muslim family in Rego Park sparks call for hate crime probe

By David Brand New York City’s largest Muslim rights organization has called on the NYPD to launch a hate crime investigation after a Rego Park man […]
June 26, 2019

NYC Pride march to honor intersex New Jersey mayor

As proud as she is about being the first openly intersex person elected to public office in the United States — in a Republican-leaning area of […]
June 26, 2019

Two die after Belt Parkway crash in Queens

A man and a woman have died after an accident in which a car slammed into an SUV stopped on the shoulder of the Belt Parkway, […]
June 26, 2019

Rent Guidelines Board hikes rent on stabilized apartments for third straight year at raucous meeting

Rent reform advocates may have notched a big win in Albany this month, but they couldn’t stop the Rent Guidelines Board from raising the rent on […]
June 26, 2019

Justin Theroux prevails in boundary beef with Greenwich Village neighbor

“Leftovers” actor Justin Theroux scored a big victory Tuesday in a bizarre boundary dispute with his downstairs neighbor in a Greenwich Village co-op, though there were […]