The latest news on Islam
The regime faces criticism from an unexpected source.
A new survey suggests the complex role of faith in the race for the White House.
American-born Queen Noor married King Hussein of Jordan in 1978.
Fears in Beirut that recent Shiite attacks may set the stage for revenge violence this summer.
A draft Iranian law would mandate the death penalty for apostasy.
Defining 'sharia' is crucial to finding a healthy place for religion in Muslim nations.
What do Muslims really believe? Who was Muhammad? What is the significance of the pilgrimage to Mecca? U.S. News provides answers to these and many other questions in its series Secrets of Islam: The Essential Guide to the World's Fastest-Growing Religion.
The pope has offended some followers of other faiths but may be mending fences.
Islam has nourished a rich tradition in the decorative arts.
The city of Córdoba was once dubbed the "ornament of the world."