This year, six well-known U.S. companies, including Take-Two Interactive Software Inc, Yahoo Inc and General Growth Properties Inc, agreed to buy back shares held by activist investors who push for change at corporations they believe to be subpar.» Read More
CNBC's Sharon Epperson and Lori Sackler, Sackler and Associates, discuss awkward, but important topics that may get you in trouble with the family at the Thanksgiving table if not thoughtfully approached.
CNBC's Robert Frank reports on the terms of Rupert Murdoch and Wendi Deng's divorce settlement.
Mad Money surprises a bride-to-be as her fiancé proposes marriage on Friday's broadcast.
NEW YORK, Oct 29- Most families would not fail to invite their sons- and daughters-in-law to Thanksgiving dinner, but a discussion of the family inheritance is another matter. "It's almost like an' aha' moment when they start to think about estate planning," says Roger Hobby, president of Wilmington Trust's northeast division.
RANCAGUA, Chile, Oct 27- Michelle Bachelet is a safe bet to return to power in Chile's presidential election, but she is now promoting a more ambitious program of leftist reforms and will need every ounce of her political skill to push them through.
NEW YORK, Oct 9- Statisticians have noted a rise in "gray divorces" lately. Spouses who stayed together through decades of sickness, health, richness, poorness, child rearing and parental health troubles are breaking up, just as they are supposed to be entering their own happy golden years.
Oct 7- When Rick Buchler and his wife split up two years ago, they decided she would remain in their house near Stockton, California, and he would leave.
Sept 29- Janet Yellen found love at the Federal Reserve. In connecting with George Akerlof, then on a temporary assignment at the Fed's research division in Washington, Yellen discovered not just a soul mate but an intellectual equal with similar views about the societal impact of economic policy.
NEW YORK, Sept 21- George Soros, the 83- year-old billionaire investor, philanthropist and supporter of liberal political causes, married for a third time on Saturday, tying the knot with education consultant Tamiko Bolton.
*Restrictions on selling L'Oreal stake end in April 2014. PARIS/ ZURICH, Sept 10- Marriage, divorce or continued cohabitation? The decision is the preserve of long-serving Chairman Peter Brabeck, who is trying to reposition Nestle away from reliance on processed foods toward higher-margin products with a "nutrition, health and wellness" profile.
Two researchers at the Federal Reserve watched 30,000 couples over 14 years, and concluded that the more mismatched they were financially, the more likely they are to divorce.
Google's Sergey Brin and his wife are reportedly living apart, with CNBC's Jon Fortt; and CNBC's Mary Thompson reports Joseph Ackerman of Zurich Insurance Group is stepping down to protect the reputation of the Swiss insurance giant.
*Ruling comes after landmark Supreme Court decision. Treasury ruling, following a landmark Supreme Court decision in June, means that whether a married gay couple lives in New York, which recognizes gay marriage, or Oklahoma, which does not, federal tax benefits and responsibilities apply.
Google co-founder Sergey Brin and his wife are living apart, and Sergey is reportedly involved with a Google employee. CNBC's Jon Fortt and divorce attorney Raoul Felder discuss the impact the split may have on the company's finances.
As expected after a landmark Supreme Court ruling in June, the U.S. The ruling comes just weeks after the Supreme Court on June 26 invalidated a key portion of a 1996 federal law, known as the Defense of Marriage Act, that barred recognition of gay marriages.
CNBC's Hampton Pearson reports the IRS will treat legal same-sex couples as married for tax purposes regardless of where the couple lives.
Google co-founder Sergey Brin and his wife have split. CNBC's Robert Frank and Jon Fortt offer insight on Brin's wealth, as well as what this means for the company.
Noel Biderman, Founder and Chief Executive Officer of adultery website Ashley Madison explains the firm's concept: connecting global cheaters worldwide.
New York lawyer William Zabel has helped settle high profile divorces in the past, and now Wendi Deng has hired Zabel for her divorce from Rupert Murdoch, with CNBC's Robert Frank. Peter Lattman of The New York Times, offers insight.
Wendi Deng hired a top divorce attorney to handle her split from media mogul Rupert Murdoch. CNBC's Robert Frank reports.