Marriages and Divorces


  • Supreme Court Strikes Down Defense of Marriage Act  Wednesday, 26 Jun 2013 | 10:04 AM ET

    CNBC's Hampton Pearson reports on the high court 5-4 decision on the Federal gay marriage law. Vikram Amar, UC Davis School of Law, weighs in on the ruling.

  • What a Wild Week That Was!  Friday, 14 Jun 2013 | 1:00 PM ET

    "Power Lunch" panel Kayla Tausche, Robert Frank, Kate Kelly, and Eamon Javers look back at this past week's top news stories, including turmoil in Turkey, Rupert Murdoch's divorce announcement, and President Obama's expensive trip to Africa.

  • 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.