Tales from the Trail

Obama ready for battle with Republicans but wants no war with Islam

September 10, 2010

President Barack Obama may be ready for battle with Republicans over the economy, but he made clear Friday there was one conflict he didn’t want — a war with Islam.

State Dept: church Koran burning plan”un-American”

September 7, 2010

There have been lots of angry words over plans by an obscure Florida pastor to burn copies of the Koran on the anniversary of the 9/11 attacks.