Islamic law rally by Chicago Trump building

The mood was tense but peaceful as a counterprotest of twice as many people met a few blocks away on the legislative mall and marched to the Capitol, decrying the other group as Islamaphobic. A wave of anti-Muslim rallies will sweep almost 30 cities across America on Saturday, in a move by far-right activists that has drawn sharp criticism from civil rights groups and inspired counter-protests nationwide.

Heat warning issued for Toronto, GTA, SW. Ont.

Heat warning issued for Toronto, GTA, SW. Ont.

They say that this is the first real "heat event" of the year, and warn that the hot and humid temperatures could continue throughout the week. It's not expected to fall below 20 C overnight into the work week. The agency says drink plenty of water even before you feel thirsty and stay in a cool place. Temperatures are expected to reach 31°C Sunday and near 32°C Monday.

Trump says Qatar funding terrorism at 'high level'

We're seeing shortages of food. On Saturday, he told Bahrain's Foreign Minister that the dispute should be resolved by the end of the holy month of Ramadan. The three Gulf nations cut ties to Qatar on June 5 over its alleged support of militants and ties to Iran and ordered all Qataris out within 14 days, while calling their own citizens back.

Protests, counter-protestors rally over Muslim law across US

The group said it supports the rights of those subject to Shariah and opposes discrimination. Opponents of anti-Shariah demonstrations being held around the country Saturday say the events stoked unfounded fears and a distorted view of the religion.

Defiant Qatar rejects interference as crisis grows

The Islamic Republic, alongside Qatar's other powerful ally Turkey, has backed Doha , expressing readiness to supply food to the country that so far has depended on commodities trucked in through its only land order with Saudi Arabia . RIA Novosti said Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov will meet with Qatari counterpart Sheikh Mohammed Bin Abdulrahman Al Thani on Saturday.