Mosques

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[Updated January 2018]In the wake of the 2015 attacks in Paris and San Bernardino, California, anti-Muslim sentiment has spiked. Although these sentiments manifest themselves in many ways, attacks on mosques directly take aim at religious freedom. Existing and proposed mosque sites across the country have been targeted for vandalism and other criminal acts, and there have been efforts to block or deny necessary zoning permits for…

Morocco's 'green mosque' program involves installing energy-efficient technology in 15,000 state-supported mosques over the next five years to slash power consumption and energy bills.

At least 107 people have died after a crane collapsed on the Grand Mosque in the Muslim holy city of Mecca, Saudi officials say.

The white powder found at the Grand Mosque in Brussels was flour, a representative of the Brussels Fire Brigade and Emergency Medical Services said.

Mohammed Qureshi, a doctor and president of the Baitul Aman Mosque, "is the perfect antidote" to anti-Muslim hatred, says the congressman who invited him.

From the crowded streets of Kibera to the steamy Mombasa coast, a peculiar trend has emerged across Kenya. Mosques and churches are changing color.

They're especially thankful for this new space, finally a mosque of their own.

Mosques across Morocco will be fitted with solar energy systems in government scheme to boost clean energy awareness

Gunmen opened fire at a Quebec City mosque during evening prayers Sunday.

A Redmond mosque was vandalized overnight Monday night or Tuesday morning in a "clear act of hate," according to a leader of the organization.

As flooding from Tropical Storm Harvey drives thousands of people from their homes across southeast Texas, more and more houses of worship are opening their doors to evacuees.

The Islamic Society of Basking Ridge sued after its proposal was rejected after 39 public hearings.

Get an insider's glimpse of the dramatic circling of the Kaaba at Mecca's Grand Mosque in this National Geographic Your Shot Photo of the Day.

Quebec City Police have confirmed via Twitter a shooting at a mosque in Quebec.