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Upper East Side »

Christians, Muslims and Jews to Gather for Interfaith Passover Seder

The event at Park Avenue Christian Church hopes to break down barriers between religious communities.

Kew Gardens Hills »

Man Spits on Muslim Teen and Calls Her 'Terrorist' on Queens Bus: Police

The 15-year-old girl was on her way to school at the time, police said.

Times Square & Theater District »

Ad Showing US Soldier Embracing Muslim Woman Nixed in Times Sq., Firm Says

The billboard, already on display in L.A., is a promotion for SnoreStop's "Be Together" campaign.

West Harlem »

Columbia University Professor Attacked in Anti-Muslim Hate Crime, Cops Say

A Columbia University professor was the victim of a vicious anti-Muslim attack Saturday night.

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.

Prospect Heights »

NYC's Muslims Prepare for Ramadan

New Yorkers stocked up on dates and other delicacies in preparation for the Muslim holy month.

Flushing »

Queens Man Charged With Attempted Murder in Brutal Mosque Stabbing

Bernhard Laufer, of Forest Hills, is accused of a hate crime.

Heartland Village »

Muslim Man and Daughter Thrown Out of Staten Island Apple Store, Suit Says

A Muslim father and daughter are suing Apple, accusing its employees of religious discrimination.

Hell's Kitchen & Clinton »

'Miss Hell's Kitchen' Set to Represent New York in Miss USA Pageant

Actress and dancer Joanne Nosuchinsky beat out 200 other competitors in the weekend event.

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.

New Dorp Beach »

Bacon on Ramadan Was Misunderstanding, Anonymous Caller Says

The man called the Staten Island Advance and left a message, saying it was a misunderstanding.

New Dorp Beach »

Hate Crime Suspected After Bacon Found at Staten Island Ramadan Event

Police are investigating the incident at New Dorp Beach on Sunday morning.

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.

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