L)Dawud Walid and R) Lena Masri with CAIR.(WWJ/Vickie Thomas)

Civil Rights Group Challenges Gov’t Terror Watch List Process In Federal Lawsuit

A civil rights group filed a federal lawsuit Thursday challenging the placement of five Detroit-area Muslims on a national watch list of suspected terrorists and their associates.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/14/2014

State police guard an area near Kenmore Square after two bombs exploded during the 117th Boston Marathon on April 15, 2013 in Boston, Massachusetts. Two people are confirmed dead and at least 23 injured after two explosions went off near the finish line to the marathon. (Photo by Alex Trautwig/Getty Images)

Muslim Group Urges People Not To Rush To Judgment

CAIR spokesman Dawud Walid told WWJ Newsradio 950 it’s unfortunate that Muslims are often instantly considered suspects in such attacks.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/16/2013

FBI Probes Fire, Anti-Arab Graffiti Near Mosque

The FBI says it’s investigating a possible bias motive for a fire and anti-Arab graffiti targeting a building associated with a mosque in the Detroit suburb of Dearborn.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/12/2012

WWJ Photo/Florence Walton

Local Muslims: bin Laden Was A Criminal

The Michigan chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-MI) says it “welcomes the elimination of Osama bin Laden as a threat to America and the world.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/02/2011

WWJ File Photo:Beth Fisher

Local Reaction To Mubarak Plan: It’s Not Enough

Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak says he is transferring power to his vice president, but will not leave the country.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/10/2011

Islamic Center of America - Dearborn

Police: Man Planned To Blow Up Dearborn Mosque

Police say Roger Stockham was arrested after a bar owner tipped them of his plans.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/31/2011