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  • CA: Probe Elicits Disbelief at Mosque

    08/18/2005 9:08:47 AM PDT · by NormsRevenge · 37 replies · 874+ views
    LA Times ^ | 8/18/05 | Greg Krikorian and Solomon Moore
    As the midday call to prayer was sung out, members of an Inglewood mosque said Wednesday that they were shocked to hear that three of their fellow worshipers were under investigation for a possible plot to shoot up National Guard recruitment centers and synagogues. Members of the mostly South Asian mosque described the trio — two African American Muslims and a Pakistani national — as "friendly, devout" adherents and said that they had been unaware of any dangers the men might have posed. "They said their prayers on time and were known to myself on a first-name basis," said Imam...
  • CA: Unusual election elicits media frenzy

    09/01/2003 10:39:39 AM PDT · by NormsRevenge · 1 replies · 166+ views ^ | 9/1/03 | Carla Marinucci - SF Chronicle
    <p>The calls are pouring in -- from Oprah and Brokaw, from Barbara and Larry. And suddenly, California's aspiring political leaders -- who, not too long ago, arm-wrestled for TV air time -- are finding themselves with an embarrassment of riches in the crazy, compressed cycle of the state's gubernatorial recall.</p>