Man behind anti-Muslim film gets prison

LOS ANGELES (AP) – The California man behind an anti-Muslim film that roiled the Middle East was sentenced Wednesday to a year in prison for violating his probation stemming from a 2010 bank fraud conviction […]


Afghan offers bounty for anti-Islam filmmaker

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) – A religious figure in western Afghanistan is offering a $300,000 bounty to anyone who kills the maker of an anti-Islam film that has angered Muslims around the world. The bounty is […]


US banks hit by more than a week of cyberattacks

LONDON (AP) – U.S. banks have been buffeted by more than week of powerful cyberattacks whose perpetrators remain unknown. A series of American financial institutions have experienced disruptions after their sites were overwhelmed by unusually […]


Obama to urge UN to confront roots of Muslim rage

NEW YORK (AP) – President Barack Obama today will challenge the world to confront the root causes of rage exploding across the Muslim world, calling it a defining choice “between the forces that would drive […]


US spends $70k on ads denouncing anti-Islam film

WASHINGTON (AP) – The Obama administration is trying to tamp down public anger in Pakistan over the anti-Islam film produced in the U.S. The American embassy in Islamabad is spending $70,000 to run an ad […]


Anti-jihad 'savage' ads going up in NYC subway

NEW YORK (AP) – Ads that call some radical Muslims “savage” are going to be posted in the New York City subway system next week. Blogger Pamela Geller won a court order that allowed her […]


Actress in anti-Muslim film sues for its removal (video)

LOS ANGELES (AP) – An actress who appears in the anti-Muslim film that has sparked riots in the Middle East is suing the filmmaker and Google to try to get the movie’s trailer removed online. […]


Egypt to try 7 Copts, US pastor over Prophet film

CAIRO (AP) – Egypt’s general prosecutor has issued arrest warrants for seven Egyptian Coptic Christians and an American pastor and referred them to trial on charges linked to an anti-Islam film that’s blamed for riots […]


Probation department looking at filmmaker

WASHINGTON (AP) – A federal probation office is looking into the case of the anti-Muslim filmmaker whose work is inflaming the Middle East. The probation department in California’s central district is reviewing the case of […]


US official: Marine team arrives in Yemen

WASHINGTON (AP) – An elite Marine rapid response team arrived in Yemen’s capital Friday in the wake of violence and protests at the U.S. Embassy, the Pentagon said. Pentagon press secretary George Little said the […]




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