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Amid growing tension, Muslim convention aims to dispel 'destructive myths' about Islam

Amid a presidential campaign season that has seen increased anti-Muslim rhetoric, and in the wake of Islamic State-inspired attacks in California and abroad, a national Muslim-American organization is bringing its annual convention to Baltimore this weekend. It expects to draw tens of thousands for programs aimed at "dispelling destructive myths about the Islamic faith and about Muslim Americans."

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Hanukkah celebrated at Temple Beth Israel

Congregants lit menorahs in celebration of Hanukkah, the Jewish Festival of Lights, at Temple Beth Israel in northwest Fresno on Friday. The candelabras are lit during the eight-day holiday, which celebrates the Maccabees’ victory over the Syrians in the second century B.C.
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Hanukkah celebrated at Temple Beth Israel 01:07

Hanukkah celebrated at Temple Beth Israel

Sikhs look to spread awareness of human rights abuses in Punjab 02:35

Sikhs look to spread awareness of human rights abuses in Punjab

Bishop Ochoa talks about seeing Pope Francis 01:17

Bishop Ochoa talks about seeing Pope Francis

Pope Francis goes to Washington 02:11

Pope Francis goes to Washington