LISBON, Portugal— After he left office three years ago, former Portuguese Prime Minister Jose Socrates' home address was a smart apartment in Paris' classy 16th arrondissement. On Tuesday, he spent his first day in prison after a Lisbon judge ordered him detained while the ex-leader fights accusations of corruption, money-laundering and tax fraud.» Read More
*Nationalist leader Alex Salmond concedes defeat, resigns. EDINBURGH, Sept 19- Scotland spurned independence in a historic referendum that threatened to rip the United Kingdom apart, sow financial turmoil and diminish Britain's remaining global clout.
*Nationalist leader Alex Salmond concedes defeat. EDINBURGH, Sept 19- Scotland spurned independence in a historic referendum that threatened to rip the United Kingdom apart, sow financial turmoil and diminish Britain's remaining global clout. But leaders from across the United Kingdom said the union must change if it is to endure.
*Cameron makes last visit to Scotland before vote. ABERDEEN/ LONDON, Sept 15- British Prime Minister David Cameron used his last visit to Scotland before a historic independence referendum this week to implore Scots to remain part of the United Kingdom, warning on Monday that a breakaway vote would be irreversible.
BRITAIN'S PM CAMERON SAYS A SCOTTISH BREAKAWAY WOULD BE' A PAINFUL DIVORCE', IMPLORES SCOTS TO REJECT INDEPENDENCE.
*Cameron's last visit to Scotland before vote. ABERDEEN/ LONDON, Sept 15- British Prime Minister David Cameron is expected to appeal to Scots' emotions on his last visit to Scotland before this week's historic referendum by warning them on Monday that a vote to leave the United Kingdom would be irreversible.
NEW YORK, Sept 9- Monica Kipiniak doesn't think of herself as a statistic. The 46- year-old attorney from Brooklyn, New York is indeed part of a societal trend: Single women by choice having kids past the age of 40..
Citadel's Ken Griffin and wife Anne are divorcing. CNBC's Robert Frank says Anne Griffin is challenging the prenup and it could set a new legal precedent.
HONG KONG, Sept 1- Your child throws a tantrum and smashes something? Premiums in China are less than $278 billion a year, way below the $1.3 trillion paid in the United States and below even the UK's $330 billion, according to Munich Re and Swiss Re data.
FRANKFURT, Aug 29- Two years ago, euro zone government leaders hung on Mario Draghi's every word. Now the European Central Bank chief is struggling to get through to them. "The essential cohesion of the Union depends on it," Draghi said in July, repeating the plea on Aug. 7.
Harold Hamm is divorcing his wife of 26 years, and it could turn out to be the priciest divorce ever. CNBC's Robert Frank has the details.
CNBC's Robert Frank provides insight to Harold Hamm's divorce, and breaks down active versus passive assets in a marriage.
OKLAHOMA CITY, Aug 15- More than $17 billion of Oklahoma oilman Harold Hamm's fortune could be subject to division with his estranged wife, according to an economic analysis presented in their divorce trial, defining the stakes in one of the biggest battles ever over a marital estate.
Citadel CEO Ken Griffin has filed for divorce from his wife of 10 years. CNBC's Robert Frank has the details of the divorce, as well as a statistic on whether billionaires are more prone to divorce.
BOSTON, July 24- Billionaire investor Kenneth Griffin, who oversees $20 billion at hedge fund Citadel LLC, filed for divorce from his wife citing "irreconcilable differences," according to court filings seen by Reuters on Thursday.
NEW YORK, July 2- The couples interviewed in the new documentary "112 Weddings," which premiered on HBO in late June, don't talk openly about money. "It's the thing that people are least eager to talk about," says documentary filmmaker Doug Block, who has freelanced for the past 20 years as a wedding videographer.
Sam Yagan, Match, Inc. CEO and OkCupid co-founder, oversees IAC's global online dating portfolio. Yagan discusses Match's 20th anniversary, and its new $50,000 scholarship to kids of parents who met on Match.
Sam Yagan, Match, Inc. CEO and OkCupid co-founder, oversees IAC's global online dating portfolio. Yagan shares his outlook for the online dating industry, and what Tinder is worth.
CNBC's Kate Kelly reports billionaire hedge fund manager David Tepper and his wife Marlene are considering getting a divorce.
CNBC's "The Profit" host Marcus Lemonis previews tonight's show which helps a married couple with their failing gym.
Catherine Boyle, staff writer and on-air correspondent at CNBC, discusses why proposed legislative changes could dent London's reputation as the divorce capital for the wealthy.