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Pepsi is buying a major Chinese snack retailer for $705 million

Pepsi is buying a major Chinese snack retailer for $705 million

PepsiCo is buying a Chinese company that sells snacks online as it tries to corner more of the world’s largest food and beverage market. The American soda and snack company said Sunday that the deal to buy Be & Cheery — valued at $705 million — will help Pepsi become “China’s leading consumer-centric food and…MORE

With Sanders, Democrats choose revolution over resistance

With Sanders, Democrats choose revolution over resistance

Democrats are on the cusp of making a very important decision after Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders’ decisive win in Saturday’s Nevada caucuses. Faced with a choice between moderates promising a way back to the pre-Donald Trump era — the resistance — and Sanders’ revolutionary vision for a radically different America, voters are choosing revolution. Sanders…MORE

Trump lands in India and feels the love

Trump lands in India and feels the love

President Donald Trump touched down in India on Monday ready to feel the love. He was promised crowds — big ones — by his charismatic but increasingly nationalistic counterpart, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who greeted Trump upon arrival with a hug. And while a major trade agreement seems unlikely on this trip, Trump was more…MORE

7 people were injured when a gun discharged at a dance in Houston

7 people were injured when a gun discharged at a dance in Houston

One man was shot and six other people were injured when a gun discharged during a dance at a flea market in Houston Sunday night, according to Harris County Sheriff Ed Gonzalez. Sheriff’s deputies responded to a report of seven people shot at the Mercado SabaDomingo flea market in the northern part of the city…MORE

What is MSNBC’s problem with Bernie Sanders?

What is MSNBC’s problem with Bernie Sanders?

A version of this article first appeared in the “Reliable Sources” newsletter. Bernie Sanders’ big win in Nevada over the weekend highlighted the hostility between his campaign and MSNBC, the network with a progressive brand but an establishment bent. The campaign continued to criticize the network over the weekend — in response to highly controversial…MORE

9 days that could rock the Democratic race for president

9 days that could rock the Democratic race for president

The next nine days will determine whether Bernie Sanders can bring the Democratic presidential race to a quick and decisive end — or if it’s time for the party to brace for a months-long and potentially divisive battle for the nomination. After a massive victory in Nevada, the Vermont senator is now positioned to potentially…MORE

Harrison Ford’s secret to a happy marriage: ‘Don’t talk. Nod your head’

Harrison Ford’s secret to a happy marriage: ‘Don’t talk. Nod your head’

Forget marriage counseling or couples therapy. Harrison Ford has the secret to a long-lasting marriage and it’s quite simple. “Don’t talk. Nod your head,” the 77-year-old actor joked in an interview with entertainment magazine Parade. Ford and his wife, Calista Flockhart, 55, are nearing their 10-year wedding anniversary, but they’ve been together for nearly 18…MORE