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When a mosque in Phoenix dies, the place is named for its founder

Phoenix, Arizona (AP) It’s been a quiet life for a Phoenix mosque since its namesake, Muhammad Ali, died in 1974.But on Wednesday the Phoenix Grand Mosque was named after Muhammad Ali’s grandson, who served as imam for the mosque for 14 years before moving on to become a judge and then a member of the

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A Grand Mosque is opening in New Mexico, but will its mosque become the next ‘Ground Zero mosque?’

/r/?title/A_Grand_Mosque_is_Opening_in_New_Mexico_but_will_its_mosque_become_the_next_Ground_Zero_mosq.The grand mosque will be located in Albuquerque, New Mexico.It will serve as the new Islamic center in Albuquerque and will have the capacity to accommodate 2,000 worshippers, according to the mosque’s website.“We are excited to be the new home of the Grand Mosque of Albuquerque,” the mosque said on its website.“Our first prayer will