Divorce compounds retirement risk

NEWARK, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 18, 2018--Divorced Americans are at greater risk of not being able to maintain their standard of living in retirement, according to new research conducted by the Cen...

Divorce compounds retirement risk

NEWARK, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 18, 2018--Divorced Americans are at greater risk of not being able to maintain their standard of living in retirement, according to new research conducted by the Cen...

Actor John Schneider released from jail in alimony dispute

LOS ANGELES (AP) — "Dukes of Hazard" star John Schneider is free hours after he was jailed for an alimony dispute. The 58-year-old Schneider was released from the Los Angeles County ...

Author John Connolly reimagines comedian Stan Laurel in 'he'

"He: a Novel" (Quercus), by John Connolly Although never referred to by name, the he of the eponymous "he" is comedian Stan Laurel, who with Oliver Hardy, was half of Laurel and Hard...

Judge is cited; asked if woman crossed legs to stop assault

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — A judicial board accused a New Jersey judge of violating rules of conduct when he asked a woman during a court hearing if she tried closing her legs to prevent an alleged sexual as...

Daughter pleads guilty to helping father kill mother

CORNING, N.Y. (AP) — An upstate New York college student charged with helping her father kill her mother has agreed to testify against him as a part of a plea deal. Karrie Neurauter ...

New faces and old hands battle it out in Italy's election

ROME (AP) — With Sunday's Italian election potentially giving birth to a deeply divided parliament, here is a look at some of the key players in what could be a long and laborious process to form Ital...

New faces and old hands battle it out in Italy's election

ROME (AP) — With Sunday's Italian election potentially giving birth to a deeply divided parliament, here is a look at some of the key players in what could be a long and laborious process to form Ital...

Taiwan’s highest court rules for mother who sues her son for financial support

Taipei (Taiwan News)—Taiwan’s highest court ruled Tuesday in favor of a Taiwanese woman who sued her son for financial support on the grounds that she had signed an agreement with her son ...

The Latest: Trump-signed tax bill scraps alimony deduction

NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on what the tax overhaul means for alimony payments (all times local): 11:40 a.m. Congress' giant tax overhaul is poised to reach virtual...

Taxes and exes: How tax plan could alter alimony

NEW YORK (AP) — Congress' giant tax overhaul is poised to reach virtually every corner of American life — even Splitsville. Republicans delivered their sweeping plan Wednesday to an ...

Then and now: Why 1986 tax bill was everything 2017's isn't

WASHINGTON (AP) — They don't do tax reform like they used to. The legislation that House and Senate Republicans have embraced has revived memories of Congress' most recent major tax ...

Billionaire Berlusconi is spared big-bucks alimony to his ex

ROME (AP) — A Milan court has ruled that billionaire media magnate and former Italian premier Silvio Berlusconi no longer must pay 1.4 million euros ($1.65 million) a month in alimony. ...

The Latest: GOP plan to cut alimony deduction gets House OK

The Latest on a House Republican plan to eliminate the tax deduction for alimony (all times local): 2:20 p.m. A proposal to eliminate the tax deduction for alimony ...

Divorcees warily eye GOP plan to cut alimony tax deduction

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — For over a decade, Charles Crenshaw has been paying his ex-wife tens of thousands of dollars annually in alimony. The now-retired engineer is hoping to renegotiate the agreement...