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Local Muslim Leader Assaulted In Bloomington; Police Searching For Suspects

Local Muslim Leader Assaulted In Bloomington; Police Searching For Suspects

13 hours ago   |   CBS

MINNEAPOLIS - A man was hospitalized Thursday night after being assaulted while walking to his local mosque in the south metro. The Bloomington Police Department says the...
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Supporters, opponents of Hindu temple meet in Times Square

1 day ago   |   Star Tribune

A Midtown Manhattan celebration of a Hindu temple being built on disputed ground in India brought polarized groups into Times Square, where supporters of the landmark project...
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Turkey Coronavirus Surge Sets Stage for New Social Restrictions

1 day ago   |   Bloomberg

A surge in coronavirus cases has prompted the Turkish government to debate new restrictions, including changes to the school calendar.
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UN discusses Kashmir for 3rd time since India ends statehood

2 days ago   |   ABC News

The U.N. Security Council has discussed disputed Kashmir at Pakistan's request for the third time since India's Hindu nationalist government decided to end the Muslim-majority...
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‘Bad news' for Turkey's marginalized Christians

‘Bad news' for Turkey's marginalized Christians

2 days ago   |   Politico

For Turkey's Christians, the country's decision to reconvert the Hagia Sophia into a mosque represents yet another blow to their already marginalized community. Last month...
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Progressive Democrat Tlaib Wins Primary as She Seeks Second Term

3 days ago   |   Bloomberg   |   2 articles

Representative Rashida Tlaib, who gained notoriety as part of the group of four progressive women in the House known as “the Squad,” easily beat back a challenge from Detroit...
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‘Squad' Member Rashida Tlaib Wins Primary Rematch in Michigan

3 days ago   |   Time   |   5 articles

“Squad” member Rashida Tlaib won a challenge for her House seat in Michigan's primary, in a rematch with the woman she narrowly defeated two years ago. Tlaib, one of the first...
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Oman lifts internal travel restrictions, reduces curfew - state news

3 days ago   |   National Post

DUBAI - Oman will on Saturday lift a domestic ban on travel between governorates, imposed on Jul. 25 to prevent the spread of the new coronavirus during the Muslim Eid al-Adha...
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'Squad' member Rashida Tlaib wins primary in Michigan

3 days ago   |   My Sanantonio   |   5 articles

LANSING, Mich. - “Squad” member Rashida Tlaib won a challenge for her House seat in Michigan's primary, in a rematch with the woman she narrowly defeated two years ago. Tlaib...
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I'm an Indian journalist who lived through Kashmir's traumatic internet blackout, which started one year ago. Here's what it's like to have your freedoms ripped away for 213 days

I'm an Indian journalist who lived through Kashmir's traumatic internet blackout, which started one year ago. Here's what it's like to have your freedoms ripped away for 213 days

3 days ago   |   Business Insider

On August 5, 2019, India's Hindu nationalist government revoked the autonomy of the Muslim-majority Jammu and Kashmir region. The day before, it had cut off phone signals...
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Mid-American Conference postpones fall football season due to COVID-19 concerns

Mid-American Conference postpones fall football season due to COVID-19 concerns

The Mid-American Conference on Saturday became the first league competing at college football's highest level to postpone its fall season because of COVID-19 concerns. Read more ...

FBI helping in search for Georgia woman whose 2-year-old son was found...

FBI helping in search for Georgia woman whose 2-year-old son was found wandering alone in Florida

The FBI is now involved in the case of a missing Georgia woman whose toddler was found barefoot, wandering alone in a Florida city two weeks ago. Read more ...

A Sarri state of affairs: Juventus coach gave his bosses little choice but...

A Sarri state of affairs: Juventus coach gave his bosses little choice but to sack him after being so blunt about his expectations

Juventus's limp exit from the Champions League at home to Lyon in the round of 16 meant the writing was on the wall for Maurizio Sarri, and his words at the end of his first... Read more ...

Police deploy tear gas as protesters in Lebanon try to break into parliament...

Police deploy tear gas as protesters in Lebanon try to break into parliament building following massive Beirut explosion

Huge crowds gathered close to Lebanon's parliament building blaming the government for the massive ammonium nitrate explosion. Demonstrators tried to break the barriers and... Read more ...

Bottas on pole for Silverstone GP ahead of teammate Hamilton

Bottas on pole for Silverstone GP ahead of teammate Hamilton

SILVERSTONE, England - Valtteri Bottas qualified in pole position Saturday ahead of Mercedes teammate Lewis Hamilton for Formula One's 70th Anniversary Grand Prix. Read more ...

New daily COVID-19 cases in Allegheny County continue to fall

New daily COVID-19 cases in Allegheny County continue to fall

Allegheny County reported 87 new COVID-19 cases Saturday, the sixth day in the past eight with a total below 100, and one new death. Read more ...

Joe Arpaio, pardoned by President Trump, loses bid to win back Arizona...

Joe Arpaio, pardoned by President Trump, loses bid to win back Arizona sheriff's post

"I still took a shot at it," he said. "I'm not ashamed." Read more ...

Pakistan in control with England 167-5 at tea chasing 277

Pakistan in control with England 167-5 at tea chasing 277

MANCHESTER, England - Yasir Shah put Pakistan in pole position to beat England at tea on day 4 of the first test at Old Trafford on Saturday. Read more ...

Jerry Falwell Jr. will take ‘indefinite leave of absence' from Liberty...

Jerry Falwell Jr. will take ‘indefinite leave of absence' from Liberty University after viral photo

Jerry Falwell Jr. has agreed to take “an indefinite leave of absence” from his role as president of Liberty University after the release of a viral photo that showed him... Read more ...

Trump defends gathering at Bedminster golf club as ‘peaceful protest'

Trump defends gathering at Bedminster golf club as ‘peaceful protest'

“You know you have an exclusion in the law. It says peaceful protest or political activity, right?” Trump said. Read more ...