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People Marriages and Divorces

  • WASHINGTON, June 26- The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday agreed to decide a major case on whether business owners can refuse to service gay couples if they oppose same-sex marriage on religious grounds involving a Christian baker in Colorado who declined to make a wedding cake for two men. The court took up an appeal by Jack Phillips, a baker who runs Masterpiece...

  • WASHINGTON, June 26- The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday agreed to decide a major case on whether business owners can refuse to service gay couples if they oppose same-sex marriage on religious grounds involving a Christian baker in Colorado who declined to make a wedding cake for two men. The court took up an appeal by Jack Phillips, a baker who runs Masterpiece...

  • SUPREME COURT AGREES TO HEAR CHRISTIAN BAKER'S APPEAL OVER WHETHER HE CAN REFUSE TO MAKE WEDDING CAKE FOR GAY COUPLE.

  • *Europe sitting on nearly 1 trillion euros of bad loans. PRAGUE, June 23- With little support for a European Union- backed bad bank to clean up the huge pile of soured loans in Europe, national authorities should at least get a common blueprint to deal with the problem, the banking sector watchdog's head said on Friday. It received a cool reception, including from EU...

  • LONDON, June 20- Britain and the euro zone are on such different economic paths as they move on with their divorce proceedings, London probably wishes it had done a pre-nup. While Britain's economy is showing all kinds of strain-- as underlined starkly on Tuesday by Bank of England Governor Mark Carney-- the 19- member single currency area is more buoyant that it has...

  • BRUSSELS, June 19- Brexit Secretary David Davis arrived in Brussels on Monday to launch talks he hoped would produce a "new, deep and special partnership" with the EU in the interest of Britons and all Europeans. Beaming as he met the European Union's chief negotiator Michel Barnier at the EU executive's Berlaymont headquarters, the veteran campaigner for...

  • LONDON, June 10- British Prime Minister Theresa May was fighting for survival on Saturday after a failed election gamble undermined her authority and plunged the country into a major political crisis days before talks to leave the European Union start. May's bet that she could strengthen her hand by crushing what she believed to be a weak opposition Labour...

  • BRUSSELS, June 9- European Union leaders fear Prime Minister Theresa May's shock loss of her majority in the snap British election will delay Brexit talks due to start this month and raise the risk of negotiations failing. Guenther Oettinger, the German member of the European Commission, said it was unclear whether negotiations could be launched on June 19, as...

  • BRUSSELS, June 9- European Union leaders fear Prime Minister Theresa May's shock loss of her majority in the snap British election will delay Brexit talks due to start this month and raise the risk of negotiations failing. Guenther Oettinger, the German member of the European Commission, said it was unclear whether negotiations could be launched on June 19, as...

  • BRUSSELS, June 9- European Union leaders fear Prime Minister Theresa May's shock loss of her majority in the snap British election will delay Brexit talks due to start this month and raise the risk of negotiations failing. Guenther Oettinger, the German member of the European Commission, said it was unclear whether negotiations could be launched on Monday, June...

  • BRUSSELS, June 9- European Union leaders fear Prime Minister Theresa May's shock loss of her majority in the snap British election will delay Brexit talks due to start this month and raise the risk of negotiations failing. Guenther Oettinger, the German member of the European Commission, said it was unclear negotiations could be launched on Monday, June 19, as...

  • *Loss of majority may delay Brexit talks' June 19 start. BRUSSELS, June 9- European Union leaders fear Prime Minister Theresa May's shock loss of her majority in the snap British election will delay Brexit talks due to start this month and raise the risk of negotiations failing. Guenther Oettinger, the German member of the European Commission, said it was unclear if...

  • BRUSSELS, June 9- European Union leaders fear Prime Minister Theresa May's shock loss of her majority in the snap British election she called will delay Brexit talks due to start this month and raise the risk of negotiations failing. Guenther Oettinger, the German member of the European Commission, said it was unclear negotiations could be launched on Monday,...

  • *Loss of majority may delay Brexit talks' June 19 start. BRUSSELS, June 9- Britain's European Union partners do not know what to make of an inconclusive election result that throws the future of Prime Minister Theresa May in doubt and may delay if not more seriously derail talks on Brexit. With no official reaction yet from senior figures in Brussels or in national...

  • *British prime minister warns Brussels she is stubborn. *Brussels fears weak leader could mean talks collapse. Yet a drop in her Conservatives' lead caused concern in Brussels as they do not want her weakened nor do they want an anti-Brexit government.

  • *British prime minister warns Brussels she is stubborn. *Brussels fears weak leader could mean talks collapse. Yet a drop in her Conservatives' lead caused concern in Brussels as they do not want her weakened nor do they want an anti-Brexit government.

  • *British prime minister warns Brussels she is stubborn. *Brussels fears weak leader could mean talks collapse. Yet a drop in her Conservatives' lead caused concern in Brussels as they do not want her weakened nor do they want an anti-Brexit government.

  • *British prime minister warns Brussels she is stubborn. *Brussels fears weak leader could mean talks collapse. Yet a drop in her Conservatives' lead caused concern in Brussels as they do not want her weakened nor do they want an anti-Brexit government.

  • New wedding rules

    How much should you spend on the new couple? What about a destination wedding? Long-held traditions and rules are changing. We ask The Knot’s Stephanie Cain what’s the same and what is different with this generation of brides and grooms.

  • *EU insists Britain agrees divorce terms first. BRUSSELS, May 22- Failure to strike a deal that ushers Britain out of the European Union in an orderly way is not an option Brussels wants to consider, its chief negotiator said on Monday as the EU gave a final green light for him to launch talks next month. May, who in March launched a process that will take Britain out of...