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Jun 29, 2015 10:17 AM ET
The Kaaba is located within the Grand Mosque at the heart of Mecca and is known as the house of God within the Islamic faith.
Jun 26, 2015 04:54 PM ET // AFP
World leaders joined voices to condemn the French and Tunisian terrorist attacks during Ramadan, calling them barbaric and appalling.
May 6, 2015 09:22 AM ET // Eric Niiler
ISIS sympathizers are growing via the Internet, and provocations like the event in Texas don't help.
Jan 7, 2015 08:30 AM ET // AFP
The targeted satirical newspaper gained notoriety in February 2006 when it reprinted cartoons of the Prophet Mohammed.
Oct 3, 2014 01:30 PM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
Bill Maher’s sweeping generalizations abut Islam aren't the first time someone publicly stereotyped an entire religion. Why do we do it?
Jul 16, 2014 09:30 AM ET
The terms "Sunni" and "Shiite" get tossed around often in the news coverage of Middle East violence. What's the story behind the two groups, and why are they at odds?
Apr 14, 2014 08:24 AM ET
The Internet is a great tool to connect with others and learn new things. Is it also killing religion? Laci discusses how the rise in Web use might be causing people to lose their religion.
Sep 9, 2010 09:09 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
As insulting as burning the Koran is to many Muslims, the widespread fear over how they might react is even more insulting.
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