This is an interesting, and confusing, order by the Ninth Circuit. Margaret Fonberg is a former clerk for the United States District Court for the District of Oregon. In 2009, she filed for benefits for her same-sex domestic partner. The couple has a civil union under Oregon law, which provides......
First comes love, then comes marriage, then comes the baby — and then come cheating rumors? Just days after announcing her pregnancy, Kelly Clarkson‘s baby joy… READ ON
Post by Michele Zipp. I think everyone let out a collective oh no when news of Miranda Kerr and Orlando Bloom's breakup hit in late October. They seemed to have a beautiful life together, love and marriage and a son. But things often...Show More Summary
The word 'mangalsutra' is derived from the two words, mangal meaning holy or auspicious and sutra meaning thread. It is a sacred necklace that the groom ties around the bride's neck on the day of the wedding in a ceremony called Mangalya dharanam (meaning - wearing the auspicious), thereby giving her the status of his wife and life mate.... Read Full Post
The first day of marriage equality in the state saw nearly 50 same-sex couples wed. read more
Croats voted overwhelmingly in favour of defining marriage in the constitution as a "union of man and woman" on Sunday, a move initiated by Roman Catholic groups but criticised by opponents as discrimination against homosexuals.
Okay, something weird just happened with marriage in Australia, and like everything involving foreign countries, it is super-confusing. Here’s what you need to know. The Australian Capitol Territory is a tiny little chunk of the country, big enough to encompass just one city and a little bit of nature preserve. It’s allowed to govern itself […]
Oh, awful “300 sandwiches” people, leave us be! You have your book deal already! But no, you were back in the New York Post again this weekend. This time Sandwich Boyfriend himself, Eric Schulte, wrote the piece. The Aleksander Skarsgaard lookalike agreed to propose to his girlfriend, Page Six reporter Stephanie Smith, after she makes him [...]
On Sunday the voters of Croatia approved a ban on same-sex marriage in a Catholic Church-sponsored national referendum that was strongly opposed by both the president and the prime minister. In a revenge move, yesterday the government declared that it will put forward a civil unions bill. Show More Summary
One day after the people of Croatia voted to constitutionally ban same-sex marriage, the government says it will pursue civil partnerships for gay couples, the NYT reports: Prime Minister Zoran Milanovic’s center-left government said on Monday that it would move...
It's been a rocky couple of episodes for The Real Housewives of Atlanta star Phaedra Parks and her husband, Apollo Nida. But despite the fact that they seem to be going through a rough time in their marriage, Phaedra insists that the two of them are now "fine."
There are lots of reasons to want to get rid of the Pope administration here in North Carolina, but topping the list is healthcare. Vermont—Home of Ben and Jerry’s, Maple Syrup, Bernie Sanders and the first state to pass marriage equality. Show More Summary
I remember back when the Jonas Brothers were a thing, one of their big selling points was that they wore purity rings to symbolize how they would never have sex before marriage or do drugs. And in case you’re wondering how imposing limitations like that on a teenager works out, here’s Joe Jonas (age 24)MORE
I absolutely love this couple! Even though rumors of marriage trouble for Gwen Stefani and Gavin Rossdale were swirling for months, it appears that everything is fine with the couple. Gwen is also getting ready to give birth to the couple’s third child (I know she must want a girl this time). I seriously hopeMORE
One man's unique story of how he proposed at a Christmas tree farm.
By a sizable margin, voters in Croatia approved a marriage equality ban on Sunday in a big win for Catholic conservatives in the European Union’s newest member nation. The AP reports: The state electoral commission, citing near complete results, said 65 percent of those who voted answered “yes” to the referendum question: “Do you agree [...]
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Diane Lane's marriage to Josh Brolin is officially over. The actor couple announced their intent to split up in February, and now reports confirm that their divorce has been finalized. According to TMZ, "Man of Steel" star Lane has cited irreconcilable differences, and has sought to drop the Brolin from her name. Lane, 48, wed […]
On a recent airing of the D.L. Hughley radio show, the top reasons women cheat were revealed. The list was entertaining and yet informative. Although the reasons were specific for women, I do believe they could go either way. Infidelity has damaged far too many marriages, it’s time we got real when discussing why it Keep Reading ?
Edie Windsor's lawyer, Roberta Kaplan, the woman who argued the case that overturned the Defense of Marriage Act, looks at the Cheney family feud and has some advice for Liz Cheney.