The current chief and other former leaders of the Haliwa-Saponi tribe filed inaccurate information last year when they asked for a $1 million grant from the group that doles out money from North Carolina's tobacco settlement, according to a state audit released Tuesday. Full story
FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Indiana’s NewsCenter) -- Fort Wayne Parks and Rec officials say a multi-purpose community center is the direction they're leaning for the McMillen Ice Arena. An indoor sport courts, movie room, stage, walk-path and event hall are all on the table. Full story
The new owner of a building set to become an Islamic community center near the World Trade Center site is suing the previous tenant, the Burlington Coat Factory, for eliminating billboards that could be cash cows. Full story
Imam Feisal Abdul Rauf, the spiritual leader behind a planned Islamic cultural center near ground zero, is trying to convince 9/11 families he's sensitive to their concerns. NBC’s Ron Allen reports.
Sharif El-Gamal, the real estate developer behind the planned Islamic cultural center near ground zero, dismisses negative polls, saying that the community leaders in lower Manhattan have voted unanimously for the facility.
Politico’s Glenn Thrush joins NBC’s Savannah Guthrie to discuss Feisal Abdul Rauf’s PR offensive and new poll numbers that show a majority of Americans feel the mosque should be built elsewhere.
Former NYC Mayor Rudy Giuliani discusses the changing politics of 9/11 with NBC’s David Gregory on “Meet the Press.”
Talat Hamdani, who lost her son in the 9/11 attacks, shares her opinion on Newt Gingrich’s efforts to stall the community center from being built.
This artist rendering provided by SOMA Architects on Friday, Oct. 1, 2010, shows an interior view of the proposed Park51 community center and mosque. The early conceptual sketches of the Islamic center planned two blocks from ground zero in New York, envision a structure that could be an annex to Su