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Film director and producer Amardeep Kaleka poses for a photo at Neverending Light, his Emmy Award winning film and television production company in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes)

Son of slain Sikh to challenge Ryan

MILWAUKEE (AP) — The son of a slain Sikh temple president plans to challenge U.S. Rep. Paul Ryan in next year’s congressional election, in a Wisconsin district where support for the 2012 Republican vice presidential […]

10/14/2013

A makeshift memorial is seen before a candlelight vigil in the parking lot the Sikh Temple of Wisconsin, Monday, Aug. 5, 2013, in Oak Creek, Wis. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)

Candlelight vigil honors Wisconsin Sikh victims

OAK CREEK, Wis. (AP) — Hundreds of people gathered Monday night to mark the one-year anniversary of a shooting rampage at a Wisconsin Sikh temple with a candlelight vigil in the very parking lot where […]

08/05/2013

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Calif. GOP elects old hand to fix party

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) – California Republicans have elected a former state lawmaker as party chairman and charged him with leading a major turnaround effort.

03/04/2013

Sikhs allowed to carry knives at Jurupa school

JURUPA VALLEY, Calif. (AP) – A Southern California school district is allowing some Sikh students to carry an article of their faith — a dagger-like blade called a kirpan. At least three high school students […]

11/05/2012

Wis. police release video of temple gunman (video)

OAK CREEK, Wis. (AP) – Police in suburban Milwaukee have released squad car videos that show a gunman who killed six people at a Sikh temple last month shoot the first officer on the scene. […]

09/10/2012

Sikh temple victim remains in coma

OAK CREEK, Wis. (AP) – The family of Sikh priest Punjab Singh says he has remained in a coma since an Aug. 5 shooting at a Wisconsin temple wounded him and three others and left […]

08/30/2012

Sikh temple shooter's death ruled a suicide

MILWAUKEE (AP) – The man who killed six Sikh worshipers at a Wisconsin temple before fatally shooting himself had a history of alcohol problems and underwent a noticeable personality change in the preceding year, according […]

08/28/2012

Wisconsin governor praises Sikh community

(AP) – Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker says the Sikh community has shown everyone that the best way to respond to hate is with love. Walker addressed hundreds of mourners gathered at a memorial service for […]

08/10/2012

Sikhs allowed to return to temple after shooting

(AP) – Sikhs are returning to a suburban Milwaukee temple for the first time since the shootings that killed six worshippers and left three other people critically wounded. Inderjeet Singh Dhillon is a community leader […]

08/09/2012

Obama calls Singh to express condolences

ABOARD AIR FORCE ONE (AP) – President Barack Obama has called Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to express his condolences over the shooting deaths of six Sikh worshippers at a Wisconsin temple. White House press […]

08/08/2012

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