The Mosque Debate | NBC New York
Thursday, Aug 19, 2010

FACT CHECK: Islam Already Lives Near Ground Zero

FACT CHECK: Islam Already Lives Near Ground Zero

A look at some of the claims and how they compare with the known facts.

Thursday, Aug 19, 2010

Paterson: No Concrete Plan to Meet With Mosque Developers

Paterson: No Concrete Plan to Meet With Mosque Developers

"I'm making myself available. It's up to them."

Thursday, Aug 19, 2010

Mosque a Long Shot to Be Built

Mosque a Long Shot to Be Built

The President unwittingly allied himself and his party with an ill-planned, long-shot development project described by one of its most prominent allies as “amateur hour.”

Wednesday, Aug 18, 2010

Dolan Calls for "Loving, Respectful" Mosque Dialogue

Dolan Calls for "Loving, Respectful" Mosque Dialogue

New York's archbishop says he hopes both sides will be heard as the debate over the mosque rages on.

Thursday, Aug 26, 2010

Mosque Developer Rejects Moving to New Location

Mosque Developer Rejects Moving to New Location

Paterson has offered to help broker a new location for the controversial project.

Tuesday, Aug 17, 2010

Paterson, WTC Mosque Imam to Meet

Paterson, WTC Mosque Imam to Meet

Paterson has offered to help broker a new location for the controversial project.

Tuesday, Aug 17, 2010

Obama Clarifies Statement in Mosque Debate

Obama Clarifies Statement in Mosque Debate

Obama expanded on his original statements, saying "I was commenting very specifically on the right people have that dates back to our founding."

Tuesday, Aug 17, 2010

Bloomberg: Ground Zero Mosque Fail Would Be Sad

Bloomberg: Ground Zero Mosque Fail Would Be Sad

New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg said it would be a sad day for America if opponents successfully kill plans for a mosque proposed to be built near the World Trade Center site.

Tuesday, Aug 17, 2010

Palin on Mosque: Obama "Doesn't Get" It

Palin on Mosque: Obama "Doesn't Get" It

Sarah Palin chided President Barack Obama for his support of the right to build the proposed mosque two blocks from Ground Zero in New York, saying the president “doesn’t get it.”

Tuesday, Aug 17, 2010

Christie Warns GOP Not to "Overreact" on Mosque Issue

Christie Warns GOP Not to "Overreact" on Mosque Issue

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, a new national icon for the Republican Party thanks in part to his push for pension reforms, on Monday became the most prominent GOP figure to warn against "overreacting" to...

Top Stories
4-Year-Old Boy Accidentally Shot and Killed by Older Brother

4-Year-Old Boy Accidentally Shot and Killed by Older Brother

A 6-year-old boy playing with a gun accidentally shot and killed his 4-year-old brother in their New Jersey home Saturday morning, authorities said.

Police Seek Suspects in Bronx Slashing

Police Seek Suspects in Bronx Slashing

Police are asking for the public's help to identify individuals involved in the slashing of a 22-year-old man in the Bronx.

NJ Cousin of NBA's Top Draft Pick Dies in Hit-and-Run

NJ Cousin of NBA's Top Draft Pick Dies in Hit-and-Run

A 21-year-old cousin of the NBA's top draft pick was killed early Saturday by what police say was a hit-and-run driver.

New Jersey Transit, Rail Unions Reach Tentative Deal

New Jersey Transit, Rail Unions Reach Tentative Deal

The two remaining rail unions negotiating with New Jersey Transit have reached tentative agreements with the agency.

Iraqi Commander: Fallujah 'Fully Liberated' from IS

Iraqi Commander: Fallujah 'Fully Liberated' from IS

A senior Iraqi commander declared that the city of Fallujah was "fully liberated" from Islamic State group militants on Sunday, after a more than monthlong military operation. Iraqi troops have entered...

2 Dead, 2 Injured in Garden State Parkway Crash: Police

2 Dead, 2 Injured in Garden State Parkway Crash: Police

Police are investigating a single-vehicle crash on the Garden State Parkway that left two men dead and two others injured.