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Midtown South »

Panhandlers Cash in on Mosque Worshippers' Goodwill, Imam Says

A religious community on West 29th Street is grappling with how best to deal with the panhandlers.

Woodside »

NYPD Dubbed Mosques 'Terrorism' Groups in Surveillance Effort, Report Says

Cops labeled city mosques as terrorist groups to broaden their surveillance powers, the AP reported.

New York City »

Big Apple's Beauties Vying for Miss New York USA Crown

About 200 contestants will compete for titles at this weekend's Miss New York USA Pageant.

Flushing »

Man Assaulted Outside Flushing Mosque Wants to Talk to Attacker

Bashir Ahmad, 57, said he wants to ask his attacker why he hates Muslims.

Pomonok »

Man Stabbed Outside Queens Mosque

The victim was attacked outside Masijid-Saaliheen Mosque at 72-55 Kissena Blvd.

Hell's Kitchen & Clinton »

Rowdy Hookah Bar Hires Civil-Rights Lawyer to Defend Liquor License

Horus Too in Hell's Kitchen hired civil-rights lawyer Lamis Deek to defend it against complaints.

Bay Ridge »

Brooklyn Boxer Brings His Latest Bout Home

Canarsie native Sadam Ali, 23, will fight Franklin Gonzalez in Bay Ridge on Saturday night.

Greenwich Village & SoHo »

Student Islamic Centers Decry NYPD Surveillance of Campus Muslims

Muslim students at NYU, Columbia and City College spoke out against NYPD monitoring.

Manhattan »

Mayor Bloomberg Defends Reported NYPD Surveillance of Muslim Students

Mayor Bloomberg defended the NYPD's actions, including following Muslim students on rafting trips.

Manhattan »

Mayor Bloomberg Disavows Use of Anti-Muslim Movie in Police Training

Mayor Michael Bloomberg said police who allowed the video displayed "terrible judgment."

Manhattan »

Radical Movie About US Muslims Shown to NYPD Recruits, Report Says

NYPD used the film in training, despite strained relations between the Muslim community and police.

Downtown »

1,000 Pounds of Halal Meat Donated to Feed Hungry Over Holidays

The Turkish Cultural Center and City Harvest will donate halal meat to shelters throughout the city.

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

Cabbies at UWS Mosque Obey Religious Laws Over Parking Rules

Cab drivers double and triple park to attend prayers at a Riverside Drive mosque.

Manhattan »

Role of NYPD's Informant Led FBI to Drop Jose Pimentel Terror Case

Murray Weiss has got the inside story on why the FBI didn't pursue the Jose Pimentel bomb plot case.

Downtown »

Controversial Ground Zero Mosque Could Move, Says Imam

Imam Feisal Abdul Rauf said he would consider other locations for the project, currently planned close to Ground Zero.