| Oct 31, 2013
When I started following the research on child well-being about two decades ago, the focus was almost always girls' problems — their low self-esteem, lax ambitions, eating disorders and, most alarming, high rates of teen pregnancy. Now, though, with...
| Sep 5, 2013
Headlines for Thursday, September 5, 2013
ROGER WATERS: One Wall He Does Not Want to Tear Down
Roger Waters took his production of Pink Floyd's The Wall to Berlin, Germany last night, and on Tuesday he joined a protest to protect one of the last...
| Sep 20, 2013
| 11:30 AM
Updated Sept. 20, 2013 at 3 p.m.
An Anchorage doctor has been indicted by a grand jury on federal charges for an alleged scheme to hide more than $4 million from his wife during divorce proceedings.
Michael Brandner, a 64-year-old plastic surgeon,...
| Oct 9, 2013
| 3:14 PM
Bruce Jenner and wife Kris Jenner, the Kardashian momager, have separated but don't plan to file for divorce.
"I'm doing great," the former Olympian, 63, told People. "Kris is happy, I'm happy. Nobody is filing for divorce."
The couple, who have...
| Aug 13, 2013
| 11:14 AM
Mayim Bialik says she blogged about her divorce to be helpful to other women.
"The Big Bang Theory" actress, 37, who plays quirky neurobiologist Amy Farrah-Fowler on the CBS sitcom and is a neuroscientist in real life, filed for divorce from Michael...
| Oct 31, 2013
| 3:54 PM
Demi Moore and Ashton Kutcher have reportedly reached a divorce settlement.
The high-paid celebs, who called it quits on their six-year marriage in November 2011, are said to have signed the paperwork needed to officially end their union.
| Aug 13, 2013
| 12:09 PM
People who grow up with lots of siblings are more likely to marry -- and to stay married -- than are only children or those who grew up with one or two siblings, a new study has found.
Those of us who grew up in big families may get more practice...
| Nov 19, 2013
| 5:45 PM
Media mogul Rupert Murdoch and third wife, Wendi Deng Murdoch, are close to finalizing their divorce, according to people with knowledge of the matter.
The estranged couple has negotiated a settlement that will bring their 14-year marriage to an end....
| Oct 3, 2013
| 3:25 PM
With its Gen X perspective on family dysfunction and a cast of ace comedic actors, "A.C.O.D." — short for "adult child of divorce" — looks primed for a trip through sharply observed comic territory. But even with Adam Scott, Richard Jenkins,...
| Dec 21, 2013
| 2:30 AM
By Ilyce Glink and Samuel J. Tamkin
Q: My wife and I are divorcing. Is it better to have the divorce take effect in 2014 vs. 2013? My thought is if it takes effect in 2014, we can file married joint or separate for 2013, which should be cheaper tax wise....
| Oct 7, 2013
| 5:36 AM
When Rick Buchler and his wife split up two years ago, they decided she would remain in their house near Stockton, Calif., and he would leave. The couple had no children, and Buchler's wife, a pediatrician, wanted to stay in the marital four-bedroom...