Contaminated food kills at least 9 people at funeral in Peru

Contaminated food kills at least 9 people at funeral in Peru


Contaminated food kills at least 9 people at funeral in Peru

Posted: 08 Aug 2018 07:41 AM PDT

At least nine people died and dozens more became ill after eating contaminated food at a Peruvian funeral.

New York Republican congressman indicted on insider trading charges

Posted: 08 Aug 2018 07:37 AM PDT

New York Republican Rep. Chris Collins has been charged with securities fraud, wire fraud and false statements, the Justice Department announced Wednesday.

Giuliani says Trump team will respond to Mueller about interview later Wednesday

Posted: 08 Aug 2018 07:36 AM PDT

President Donald Trump's legal team plans to send its counteroffer to special counsel Robert Mueller regarding a potential interview later Wednesday, Rudy Giuliani said.

'Dear Ivanka': Celebrities target Trump's daughter in Instagram campaign

Posted: 08 Aug 2018 07:29 AM PDT

Celebrities including Amy Schumer and Sophia Amoruso are flooding Ivanka Trump's Instagram feed with messages urging her to act on family separations.

Read the charges against GOP Rep. Chris Collins

Posted: 08 Aug 2018 07:27 AM PDT

Republican Rep. Chris Collins was charged with alleged securities fraud, wire fraud and making false statements to the FBI, the Justice Department announced.

Unions notch win in deep-red Missouri with rejection of right-to-work law

Posted: 08 Aug 2018 07:23 AM PDT

Missouri voters handed the state's unions and the labor movement nationwide a win Tuesday evening, opting to reject the state's right-to-work law.

Should I get a fixed- or adjustable-rate mortgage?

Posted: 08 Aug 2018 07:19 AM PDT

China to put 25% tariffs on $16 billion worth of US products

Posted: 08 Aug 2018 07:19 AM PDT

China has announced that it will hit $16 billion worth of imports from the United States with 25% tariffs.

What happens when sexual harassers return to work

Posted: 08 Aug 2018 07:15 AM PDT

After a complaint, then a suspension -- what happens next?

Indonesia earthquake death toll rises to more than 345

Posted: 08 Aug 2018 07:13 AM PDT

The death toll from Sunday's devastating earthquake on the Indonesian island of Lombok has risen to 347, according to the state-run Antara news agency.

Rand Paul says he delivered Trump letter to Putin

Posted: 08 Aug 2018 07:12 AM PDT

Kentucky Republican Sen. Rand Paul announced Wednesday that he delivered a letter to Russian President Vladimir Putin from US President Donald Trump.

WNBA team's travel nightmare results in forfeit after league ruling

Posted: 08 Aug 2018 07:11 AM PDT

After a 25-hour journey, the Las Vegas Aces declined to play against the Washington Aces last week, resulting in the WNBA's first forfeit.

Stressed at work? A zen garden might be the answer to helping you relax

Posted: 08 Aug 2018 07:09 AM PDT

Desk zen gardens are an easy (and cool) way to relax and relieve stress while you're at work. Here's what to know when you shop for a sand zen garden.

After last night, more women are major party nominees in House and gubernatorial races than ever before

Posted: 08 Aug 2018 07:09 AM PDT

The glass ceiling for female politicians suddenly has a lot more cracks.

Sex toys cause closure of German airport terminal

Posted: 08 Aug 2018 07:07 AM PDT

Various sex toys, including a vibrator, were mistaken for a bomb, causing a partial closure at Berlin's Schönefeld Airport on Tuesday

Carrie Underwood pregnant with baby No. 2

Posted: 08 Aug 2018 06:55 AM PDT

Carrie Underwood's family is excited to be "adding another fish to our pond."

Defense to grill Gates for another day at Manafort trial

Posted: 08 Aug 2018 06:46 AM PDT

Paul Manafort's longtime deputy Rick Gates on Wednesday returns to the witness stand for a third day as Manafort's legal team looks to undermine his credibility with the jury.

Suspected Russian spy caught working inside US Embassy in Moscow

Posted: 08 Aug 2018 06:44 AM PDT

A suspected Russian spy was employed for more than a decade at the US Embassy in Moscow before being fired last year, a senior administration official tells CNN.

USS Pueblo: Crew of US Navy ship seized by North Korea sues Pyongyang

Posted: 08 Aug 2018 06:38 AM PDT

Survivors of the USS Pueblo are suing North Korea, 50 years after the American spy ship was seized off the Korean Peninsula and its crew held hostage and tortured for 11 months.

How the seizure of a US spy ship by North Korea nearly sparked nuclear war

Posted: 08 Aug 2018 06:38 AM PDT

North Korea seized the USS Pueblo 50 years ago on January 23, holding 84 Americans hostage for months while negotiations went on at the DMZ and the peninsula nearly plunged back into war.

MI6 recruits spies on Mumsnet: Do mothers make the best secret agents?

Posted: 08 Aug 2018 06:37 AM PDT

British spy agency MI6 is recruiting new spies in an unlikely place -- the parenting website Mumsnet.

This company is laying off almost all its workers because of tariffs

Posted: 08 Aug 2018 06:36 AM PDT

Element Electronics of South Carolina says it plans to lay off almost its entire staff because of the Trump administration's tariffs on China.

Mom reveals her secret spy life to kids

Posted: 08 Aug 2018 06:35 AM PDT

Before I left for work that balmy spring morning in McLean, Virginia, I placed my casually worded note on the kitchen counter where my kids couldn't miss it.

Kanye West to return to 'Jimmy Kimmel Live!'

Posted: 08 Aug 2018 06:30 AM PDT

Five years after their Twitter feud, Kanye West is set to return to "Jimmy Kimmel Live!"

Democrats target California congressman over fire prevention stances

Posted: 08 Aug 2018 06:27 AM PDT

A Democratic organization is putting six figures behind a campaign to tie California Republican Rep. Tom McClintock to the wildfire currently burning in the state.

The Manafort trial: Day 7

Posted: 08 Aug 2018 06:26 AM PDT

Rick Gates is expected to return to the stand for Day 7 of Paul Manafort's trial. See live coverage.

Trump-backed candidates in Ohio and Kansas locked in tight races

Posted: 08 Aug 2018 06:20 AM PDT

Two candidates endorsed by President Donald Trump are locked in tight races, with votes from Tuesday's elections still left to count.

Remains of a boy found at a compound where 11 starving children lived in filth

Posted: 08 Aug 2018 06:08 AM PDT

Nine months after young Abdul-Ghani Wahhaj disappeared from Georgia, his family's worst nightmare may be realized in New Mexico.

Here's the real lesson of the Ohio special election

Posted: 08 Aug 2018 06:05 AM PDT

Politics is about wins and losses. By that measure, Republicans appear to have had a good night on Tuesday, with state Sen. Troy Balderson (R) leading Franklin County Recorder Danny O'Connor (D) by just under 2,000 votes with 99% of precincts reporting in the special election in Ohio's 12th District.

Facebook adds quirky Messenger games to video chats

Posted: 08 Aug 2018 06:00 AM PDT

Facebook Messenger's latest video chat feature will have you dodging asteroids with friends and trying to keep a straight face.