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Rivky Stein has started a Facebook page in which she  asks for help in obtaining a religious divorce from her husband. (Credit: Facebook)

Orthodox Jewish Wife Turns To Social Media In Fight For Religious Divorce

With the help of family and friends, Rivky Stein created a Facebook page in which she accuses her husband of raping and beating her while she was pregnant, WCBS 880’s Marla Diamond reported.

06/24/2014

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New Study Finds Divorce Could Lead To Weight Gain In Boys

Boys were 63 percent more likely to be obese if their parents were divorced, when compared to those whose parents were married.

06/17/2014

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Couples Including Social Media Clauses In Prenuptial Agreements

Divorce attorney Aaron Weems said couples are determining how they would deal with electronic media — files, photos, videos — accumulated during their marriage.

06/16/2014

Divorce Contagious

New Study Says Divorce Can Be Contagious

Forget about the flu that has been going around – there is something else that is contagious and could put your marriage in jeopardy.

04/30/2014

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Long Island Man In 12-Year Divorce: Only Thing She Sees Is Money

Joseph Yerushalmi, of Great Neck, has been trying to divorce his wife for the past 12 years and says her lawyers are to blame.

03/05/2014

Eliot Spitzer Big DL

All Issues Settled For Eliot Spitzer’s Divorce From Wife

New York Gov. Eliot Spitzer and his wife have resolved all issues as they part ways after 26 years of marriage, a spokeswoman said Wednesday.

01/15/2014

Eliot Spitzer Big DL

Former Gov. Spitzer, Wife Announce Split

Former Gov. Eliot Spitzer and his wife announced Tuesday that they have decided to split up.

12/24/2013

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2 Groups Seek To Change New Jersey Alimony Law

Two competing groups have launched proposals to overhaul the New Jersey state alimony law.

11/30/2013

Aaron Cassara, Nona Willis Aronowitz

Obamacare Restrictions Lead Brooklyn Couple To Consider Divorce

From website crashes to long holds on calls, the issues involved with the unveiling of the Affordable Care Act are well-documented. But now, could it be breaking couples up?

11/06/2013

7.18 Nicole Noonan

The Etiquette Of Divorce

There’s nothing easy about divorce. Splits can become down and dirty — from fights over assets to nasty custody battles. But following a few guidelines can make it a lot easier, according to Nicole Noonan, the so-called divorce “fixer.”

07/18/2013

5.21.13 Paula Swartz

Online Resource Helps Women Going Through Divorce

Founded by Paula Swartz, LookForward gives women the opportunity to find vetted credentialed professionals through the divorce process.

05/21/2013

Divorce The Musical

Jilted Ex-Wife Produces New Musical, ‘Divorce,’ Inspired By Her Break-Up

When her husband of 34 years left her for a younger woman, Ruth Ponturo was inpsired to create a new, one-woman cabaret show. It’s appropriately titled “Divorce: The Musical.”

09/14/2012

Taylor Swift (L) and her mom Andrea Swift in 2010

Are Taylor Swift’s Parents Separated?

A new story claims that Taylor Swift’s parents are separated, and that the “pain” of that separation has influenced the “sad” nature of her upcoming album.

07/26/2012

Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes (credit: Stephen Lovekin/Getty Images)

Tom Cruise, Katie Holmes Reach Settlement In Divorce Case

“We are thrilled for Katie and her family and are excited to watch as she embarks on the next chapter of her life,” her atty. said. “We thank Tom’s counsel for their professionalism and diligence that helped bring about this speedy resolution.”

07/09/2012

Madonna

Seen At 11: Many Successful Women Now Have No Choice But To Pay ‘Manimony’

Call it a “reversal of fortune.” More and more women are now paying alimony and child support to their ex-husbands. It’s called “manimony,” but is this the price of financial success?

06/29/2012

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