Islamic group gets OK to cut crosses off former Catholic church in NY despite landmark status

  • by: Associated Press
  • Updated: April 3, 2014 - 4:00 PM

SYRACUSE, N.Y. — A city board on Thursday gave a Muslim group the go-ahead to remove six crosses from the roof and spires of a century-old former Catholic church so the now-vacant Gothic structure can be used as a mosque.

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