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UPI Almanac for Saturday, July 27, 2013.
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'American Taliban' testifies in Ind. court

INDIANAPOLIS, Aug. 27 (UPI) -- So-called American Taliban John Walker Lindh testified in Indianapolis Monday that a prison ban on group prayer violates his religious rights.

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UPI Almanac for Friday, July 27, 2012.
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Lowe's pulls ads from Muslim TV show

NEW YORK, Dec. 11 (UPI) -- Lowe's has pulled advertising from a U.S. Muslim reality TV show, citing complaints from "multiple sides of the viewer spectrum," a spokeswoman said.
Muslim scholars speak on bin Laden burial

Muslim scholars speak on bin Laden burial

WASHINGTON, May 4 (UPI) -- Some U.S. Muslim scholars differed on the sea burial of al-Qaida leader Osama bin Laden, killed by U.S. forces in Pakistan.

Ex-radical sincere in denouncing terror?

NEW YORK, Dec. 9 (UPI) -- A U.S. Muslim convert whose extremist Web site was dismantled says he never meant to harm civilians.

U.S. 'honor killings' raise concerns

WASHINGTON, Nov. 30 (UPI) -- "Honor killings" by U.S. Muslim immigrants are a cause for concern, an expert on radical Islam says.

U.S. Muslim-FBI relations fraying

WASHINGTON, March 26 (UPI) -- The FBI's cutting once-close ties with a big U.S. Muslim group is hurting law-enforcement efforts to root out homegrown terrorists, various Muslim groups say.

U.S. Muslims denounce al-Qaida insult

NEW YORK, Nov. 22 (UPI) -- U.S. Muslim leaders say racially charged statements issued by al-Qaida against U.S. President-elect Barack Obama are "an insult."
U.S. Muslim leaders feel Obama snub

U.S. Muslim leaders feel Obama snub

WASHINGTON, June 24 (UPI) -- U.S. Muslim leaders say likely Democratic presidential nominee Barack Obama faces a dilemma over the enthusiastic initial support he received from them.

Lindh parents seek his commutation

SAN FRANCISCO, Dec. 19 (UPI) -- The parents of U.S. Muslim convert and terror detainee John Lindh have made their fourth attempt to have the White House commute his 20-year prison sentence.

U.S. Muslim group blasts bin Laden video

WASHINGTON, Sept. 11 (UPI) -- A Washington-based U.S. Muslim advocacy group Tuesday condemned a new video in which Osama bin Laden praises a Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist.

Conflict seen in U.S. Muslim sponsorship

WASHINGTON, Aug. 27 (UPI) -- There is concern of a conflict within the U.S. Justice Department for its co-sponsorship of an Islamic convention hosted by a group under investigation.

Agent: U.S. charity plotted to fund terror

DALLAS, Aug. 8 (UPI) -- An FBI agent testified this week that a Texas charity plotted to undermine peace in the Middle East by secretly supporting Hamas.

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