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.

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."

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.”

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.

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.

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.

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."

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.

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.”

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...

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Man Arrested in Death of School Basketball Star

Man Arrested in Death of School Basketball Star

Police have made an arrest in the death of a 15-year-old basketball star who was gunned down in a drive-by shooting in New Jersey.

Shots Fired at City Bus, Man Injured: Officials

Shots Fired at City Bus, Man Injured: Officials

A man was injured after shots were fired at an MTA bus Monday afternoon, according to the FDNY.

Windswept T-Storms Expected After First Rain Bout Causes Flooding

Windswept T-Storms Expected After First Rain Bout Causes Flooding

A cold front that has triggered tornado watches for Philadelphia, Baltimore and parts of New Jersey west of Atlantic City is expected to move over New York City Monday evening, blasting the metropolitan...

"Good Times" Actor Dies at Age 64

"Good Times" Actor Dies at Age 64

Actor Alton "Ben" Powers who played football player Keith Anderson, the husband of Thelma Evans, in the 1970s CBS television series "Good Times," has died at age 64.

Retired NYPD Bee Keeper Says "Bullying" Made Him Leave the Force

Retired NYPD Bee Keeper Says "Bullying" Made Him Leave the Force

The NYPD’s resident beekeeper for the last 20 years says it was jealousy and bullying that made him leave the force last October.

NYPD Investigating Rape Complaint Involving After-School Worker, Teen

NYPD Investigating Rape Complaint Involving After-School Worker, Teen

Police are investigating allegations that a 22-year-old part-time worker at an after-school program on the Upper West Side raped a 14-year-old student he met there at his home two weeks ago, authorities say.