Marriages and Divorces


  • Most Expensive Divorce Ever?  Friday, 14 Jun 2013 | 10:23 AM ET

    Divorce attorney Douglas Kepanis and CNBC's Robert Frank, take a look at the lack of a pre-nup agreement in the nation's most costly divorce.

  • Rupert Murdoch to Divorce Wife of 14 Years  Friday, 14 Jun 2013 | 7:31 AM ET

    If history is any indication, the billionaire's divorce from his third wife will cost him plenty, reports CNBC's Robert Frank.

  • Rupert Murdoch to Divorce Wendi Deng  Thursday, 13 Jun 2013 | 3:44 PM ET

    Media mogul Rupert Murdoch is getting divorced from his wife Wendi Deng Murdoch. Sarah Ellison, Vanity Fair, and CNBC's Robert Frank discuss.

  • Wendi Deng Lunges to Protect Rupert From Pie  Thursday, 13 Jun 2013 | 1:00 PM ET

    A look at footage from 2011, when Deng lunged at a man who was trying to throw a pie at Rupert, with CNBC's Robert Frank.

  • Third time unlucky: Murdoch seeks divorce  Thursday, 13 Jun 2013 | 1:00 PM ET
    Rupert Murdoch and his wife, Wendi Deng Murdoch

    CNBC's Robert Frank reports on the split of Rupert Murdoch and wife Wendi Ding, who were married in 1999.

  • Improving Economy Sparks More Divorces Tuesday, 14 May 2013 | 1:02 PM ET

    As the real estate and employment markets improve, people are not longer stuck in houses they've outgrown or jobs they can't stand—and they're shedding other baggage as well.

  • Marriage: Get Your 'MRS' Degree on Campus?  Friday, 5 Apr 2013 | 7:52 PM ET

    CNBC's Kate Kelly reports according to Princeton alumna, Susan Patton, the best place to find your spouse is while you're still in college. Rana Foroohar, Time Magazine; and Matt Swift, Legacy Management Group CEO, express their views.

  • Medieval Wedding Reality Check  Wednesday, 3 Apr 2013 | 10:57 AM ET

    CNBC's Robert Frank has the latest details on the upcoming nuptials of Napster founder Sean Parker.

  • Sean Parker's Medieval-Themed Wedding  Monday, 1 Apr 2013 | 1:52 PM ET

    Dell is saying proposals from both Blackstone and Carl Icahn are risky, and Napster creator & Facebook co-founder Sean Parker is preparing for a medieval-themed wedding. CNBC's Bob Pisani and John Carney, discuss.

  • Vera Wang Scraps 'Try-On Fee' at China Stores  Wednesday, 27 Mar 2013 | 7:20 PM ET

    In response to global outcry, the queen of bridal couture, Vera Wang, is abolishing the near $500 fee for Chinese brides-to-be to try on garments at her Shanghai bridal boutique.

  • Day 2 of Same-Sex Cases At SCOTUS  Wednesday, 27 Mar 2013 | 2:52 PM ET

    The U.S. Supreme Court is hearing arguments in regards to whether same-sex couples should be entitled to more than 1,000 federal benefits, including tax breaks. CNBC's Suze Orman and the "Street Signs" crew provide perspective.

  • Supreme Court Takes Up Gay Marriage  Tuesday, 26 Mar 2013 | 1:23 PM ET

    Thousands of people gathered outside the Supreme Court as a hearing takes place in regards to whether gay couples have the constitutional right to marry, reports CNBC's John Harwood.

  • Prop 8: Supreme Court Takes on Gay Marriage  Tuesday, 26 Mar 2013 | 11:39 AM ET

    The Supreme Court is hearing arguments today on whether gay couples have the Constitutional right to marry, reports CNBC's John Harwood.

  • Supreme Court Considers Prop 8  Tuesday, 26 Mar 2013 | 10:38 AM ET

    CNBC's John Harwood has the latest details from the Supreme Court on the battle over gay marriage.

  • High Court Takes Up Gay Marriage  Monday, 25 Mar 2013 | 7:33 PM ET

    The Supreme Court will hear oral arguments on Tuesday and Wednesday of this week in regards to whether same-sex couples have the right to marry. Former DNC Chairman Howard Dean; Kellyanne Conway, The Polling Company; and CNBC contributors Keith Boykin and Jim Pethokoukis.

  • Corporate America Has Already Voted on Gay Marriage Monday, 25 Mar 2013 | 4:49 PM ET

    The Supreme Court is about to consider gay marriage, but major US corporations have, in their own way, already decided it's OK.

  • Executive Divorces & Your Money  Friday, 22 Mar 2013 | 2:41 PM ET

    When does a divorce become a shareholder's problem? CNBC's Robert Frank has the story.

  • Billionaire Divorce Fallout  Friday, 22 Mar 2013 | 1:44 PM ET

    Continental Resources CEO Harold Hamm is locked in a contentious divorce that could lead to a record-shattering multi-billion dollar settlement. CNBC's Robert Frank and Joshua Schneyer, Reuters, offer insight.

  • Splitsville: Will Messy Hamm Divorce Threaten Biz?  Friday, 22 Mar 2013 | 8:34 AM ET

    CNBC's Robert Frank reports billionaire Harold Hamm's divorce could take the top spot as the most expensive divorce on record.

  • Not-So-Iron-Clad Prenups  Thursday, 14 Mar 2013 | 1:51 PM ET

    Elizabeth Petrakis, Divorce Prep Experts CEO, offers insight on the news that a New York judge tossed out a prenup between her and her soon-to-be ex-husband Peter.