Ali struggled in his Oct. 20 NASCAR debut at Kansas, where he crashed and finished 33rd in the Nationwide race. He is the first driver of Pakistani descent to compete at NASCAR’s national level.
CBS News reported Tuesday that YouTube has been blocked in both Bangladesh and Pakistan, in order to prevent further viewing of the 14-minute trailer for “The Innocence of Muslims.”
Moeed Abdul Salam didn’t descend into radical Islam for lack of other options. He grew up in a well-off Texas household, attended a pricey boarding school and graduated from one of the state’s most respected universities.
Zarmina Anwary’s husband Nico is overseas serving in Afghanistan. They are one of a growing number of North Texas families with family members overseas, concerned about a backlash following Osama bin Laden’s death.
On May 2, President Barack Obama announced that Osama bin Laden, the al Qaeda leader responsible for the 9/11 attacks, had been killed by U.S. forces.