| Oct 5, 2014
| 4:48 PM
Pope Francis on Sunday inaugurated a gathering of nearly 200 bishops and cardinals who will tackle the thorny themes of sex and marriage, placing the popular pontiff in the midst of a battle between theological conservatives and liberals within the...
| Oct 9, 2014
| 4:51 PM
A court filing Thursday by Chicago billionaire Ken Griffin, whose money-manager wife is seeking to have their 2003 prenuptial agreement invalidated in their divorce, included several new details:
- Griffin said Anne Dias Griffin has received $40 million...
| Oct 8, 2014
| 3:52 PM
Sorry ladies, a big expensive diamond doesn’t mean your love is meant to last, according to a new study.
Andrew M. Francis and Hugo M. Mialon of the Emory University Department of Economics evaluated the association between wedding expenses and...
| Oct 6, 2014
| 2:19 PM
Republican congressional candidate Carol Platt has launched her first full-frontal attack on U.S. Rep. Alan Grayson, opening a fund-raising website and launching a social media campaign to detail his messy divorce proceedings, and highlight some of his...
| Oct 7, 2014
| 10:22 AM
Angie Hallier thinks divorce gets a bad rap.
"Divorce is the pathway to your next best life," the Arizona-based family law attorney told me.
We were talking about her new book, "The Wiser Divorce: Positive Strategies for Your Next Best Life" (Megeve...
| Jul 21, 2014
| 6:11 AM
A recently published study has identified a correlation between the use of Facebook and other social media sites with higher rates of divorce or marriage dissatisfaction, according to CBS.
The study is quick to note that correlation doesn't...
| Sep 21, 2014
| 3:01 PM
Pope Francis has appointed a group of theologians and canon lawyers to study ways to make the annulment of Catholic marriages – often a complicated and lengthy task – simpler, the Vatican announced.
The 11-member commission will attempt to...
| Aug 30, 2014
| 8:16 PM
The long, slow slog to same-sex marriage goes on.
Most of the myriad same-sex marriage lawsuits that have made headlines over the past month have had significant updates in the last few days. But the Florida Supreme Court will ultimately have to...
| Aug 4, 2014
| 11:17 AM
Broward Circuit Court Judge Dale Cohen on Monday became the third judge in less than a month to strike down the state's ban on same-sex marriage. But just as in the previous two cases, actual marriages between gay and lesbian couples will have to wait....
| Jul 31, 2014
| 2:30 AM
Q: My husband travels a lot, and last year he finally admitted he had a girlfriend in another city. At first, he said that if I didn't like it I could just leave, but now he's moved out and says he's filing for divorce and then marrying her. Have you ever...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 6:37 PM
Authorities found a decomposed female body Friday morning near Interstate 4 during the search for Alexandria Chery but have not yet confirmed that it is the missing 16-year-old girl.
But officials have confirmed they have a suspect in Alexandria's...