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Jun 21 2018

US Withdraws from UNHRC Citing Bias Against Israel

The European Union assured that it "remains steadfastly and reliably committed to the Human Rights Council", and said it would continue to try to fix the body's problem...

Jun 20 2018

USA quits United Nations human rights body, citing bias vs Israel, alarming critics

The Trump administration is under intense criticism from business groups, human rights organizations and lawmakers from both parties over the recently imposed policy . ...

Jun 19 2018

President Trump orders Pentagon to create a ‘separate but equal’ Space Force

At one point, Trump said the " Space Force " would be "separate but equal" to the Air Force , a phrase harkening back to America's racist past. Chairman of the Jo...

Jun 19 2018

Magnitude 6.1 natural disaster in Osaka, Japan, kills three and injures 200

A nine-year old girl killed by a falling wall at her school was one of three confirmed fatalities. Shunsuke Kosaka, an Osaka government official, told AFP an evacuation...

Jun 17 2018

IG report 'destroys' ex-FBI Director Comey

Elizabeth Preza is the Managing Editor of AlterNet. While Trump and his allies are using the report on the Clinton email probe to undermine the Russian Federation inv...

Jun 16 2018

US President Trump, Melania greet Muslims on Eid Al Fitr

Eid ul-Fitr is celebrated for one, two or three days. ADJD's own moon sighting committee will continue to collect evidence of sighting the new moon of the Hijri month ...

Jun 16 2018

Michael Avenatti Posts Judge’s Ruling Denying Michael Cohen’s Emergency Request

According to Cohen's filing, Avenatti has appeared on television more than 120 times and tweeted about the case almost 500 times since becoming Daniels's lawyer. "The m...

Jun 15 2018

Italy and France spar over rejected refugee ship

The two leaders confirmed a lunch meeting for Friday to discuss "new initiatives" on immigration, a day after Italian Interior Minister Matteo Salvini announced an "axi...

Jun 15 2018

Colorado national forest closes due to wildfire that burned over 22,000 acres

Accurate mapping of the fire size has proven hard due to weather conditions and the rapid fire growth; however, the fire is now estimated to be 2,300 acres or about 3.6 s...

Jun 15 2018

Will Trump fixer Michael Cohen cooperate in Mueller probe?

Now, it looks as if he just might be. Harvard law professor Alan Dershowitz told Business Insider on Wednesday that it appears likely that President Donald Trump's...

Jun 14 2018

5 states vote in another round of closely watched primaries

Sanford was defeated by state Rep. Katie Arrington , who spent her campaign blasting Sanford a "Never Trumper". Scarborough noted that Sanford has said a number of cr...

Jun 14 2018

Sheltered Canadian dairy sector skimming global exports, U.S. complains

Asked about Mr Trump's remarks in the Canadian parliament on Tuesday , Mr Trudeau said he supports his efforts on North Korea and looks forward to the details of the...

Jun 12 2018

Meghan Markle bashed for "inappropriate dress" and Princess Charlotte steals the spotlight

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle kiss on the steps of St George's Chapel in Windsor Castle after their wedding in Windsor , Britain, May 19, 2018. According to the of...

Jun 10 2018

Trump Breaks With G-7 to Urge Russia Return, Jabs `Unfair Trade

This year's G7 summit comes at a time, when leaders of seven major economies view the current global order as a historic division between Washington and its major allie...

Jun 10 2018

Princess Eugenie shares rare picture from inside Buckingham Palace after balcony appearance

The Duchess wore a light pink off-the-shoulder dress and hat, Glamour.com reported, a light touch to Prince Harry , who donned a military uniform. The tiny princess wa...

Jun 09 2018

Israeli army kills Palestinian in West Bank during raid

The Israeli military said Palestinian militants had attacked its troops along the border with gunfire and a grenade. The Palestinian Information Ministry said in a stat...

Jun 09 2018

Human rights campaigners lose Northern Ireland abortion appeal

The court said it could not rule on the commissions' challenge to Northern Ireland's strict abortion laws , but that it would have declared them incompatible with human ...

Jun 07 2018

Trump Declares Primaries Delivered 'Great Night' for GOP

Now, she faces a primary challenge from Rich Hobson - who managed Roy Moore's controversial and failed Senate campaign last fall - and her predecessor, former Democratic ...

Jun 07 2018

Dennis Rodman Heading To Singapore For Trump-Kim Summit

For his part, Kim reportedly wants to stay at the Fullerton Hotel, which has a more than $6,000 per night presidential suite , and not pay for it, leaving American off...

Jun 03 2018

Donald Trump's preview of jobless report draws criticism

President Trump got a scolding on social media Friday for tweeting his excitement about the government's latest jobs report more than an hour before the good news wa...