Michael McWhorter and Joe Morris received sentences far below the 35-year mandatory minimum after victims and prosecutors asked for leniency.
Members of the mosque asked the judge on Monday to impose a life sentence, describing their shock and terror at the attack.
What started off as a vision for an iconic Islamic center in Manhattan brought death threats and backlash. Muslim Americans are still feeling it.
The house of worship is being closed for six months after it shared a Facebook video that expressed anger towards Samuel Paty before his death.
President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and thousands of other Muslims gathered for Friday prayers at the nearly 1,500-year-old house of worship.
President Donald Trump demanded states to deem houses of worship “essential” so they may reopen immediately. Trump threatened to “override” governors, but did not explain what authority he had to do so.
People of faith around the world are turning to prayer during the Covid-19 pandemic. But why exactly do we pray? It turns out, prayer isn’t just about religion. And while the ways people pray vary widely, the basic human need to reach out to something outside of ourselves is universal.
With Ramadan only a month and a half away, Muslim Americans are having to rethink everything from Friday prayers to planning Hajj.
Some in the mostly-Muslim territory were allowed to walk to mosques for Eid over a week after India stripped the disputed Himalayan region of its autonomy.
Prior to the 2020 election, presidential candidates rarely — if ever — visited a mosque on the campaign trail. But that's changing.