Maureen Chowdhury

Maureen Chowdhury appears in the following:

When Does Ramadan Start? It's Complicated.

Tuesday, July 09, 2013

Islam that has been around for the past 1,400 years. Yet figuring out the exact start of the holy month of Ramadan is still a challenge.

If you Google "start of Ramadan" this is what shows up:

Take note of the "dates may vary" part. For much of the Muslim ...


The Scramble At Moore Medical Center As The Tornado Hit

Tuesday, May 21, 2013

A massive tornado swept through the Oklahoma City area Monday afternoon, leaving ruin in its path.

Moore Medical Center, which stood directly in the tornado's path, was devastated. But the workers, patients and their families in the hospital escaped.

Nick Stremble, a registered nurse and manager at the hospital, ...


Maker Of 3-D Printer Guns Now Has Federal Firearms License

Monday, March 18, 2013

A group advocating open-sourced 3-D printing of guns says its founder is now a federally licensed gun manufacturer and dealer. Back in February, the organization released a video disp...


Because Of Budget Cuts, U.S. Releases Hundreds Of Illegal Immigrants

Tuesday, February 26, 2013

The U.S. Immigration Customs and Enforcement (ICE) says it released several hundred detainees in an effort to prepare for the across-the-board budget cuts scheduled to go into effect March 1. More people may be released in the coming days.

"In order to make the best use of our limited detention ...