Stories tagged: Divorce
Wed., July 26, 2017, 3:34 p.m.
Angelina Jolie reveals Bell’s palsy diagnosis in Vanity Fair
Angelina Jolie says she developed high blood pressure and Bell’s palsy last year.
Wed., May 3, 2017, 8:54 a.m.
Brad Pitt talks Angelina Jolie divorce, giving up alcohol
Pitt says he and Jolie have agreed to “work together” on shared custody of their six children because it’s “very jarring for the kids, to suddenly have their family ripped …
Tue., May 2, 2017
100 years ago in Spokane: New club promotes walking to work
“Hike to work every morning” – that was the slogan adopted by the young men of Spokane’s Junior Loyalty League. A.D. Brewer, a YMCA secretary, said that “a number of …
Sat., March 11, 2017
Who gets the dog in the divorce?
While pets have historically been treated as property in the eyes of the law, that’s starting to change. Earlier this year, a new law went into effect in Alaska requiring …
Wed., Feb. 15, 2017
100 years ago in Spokane: 4 found guilty of fraud in sensational white-collar trial
Four men were found guilty of “fraudulent use of the mails” in a sensational white-collar crime trial in Spokane. A jury found that the four men operated several companies, including …
Mon., Jan. 9, 2017, 7:57 p.m.
Angelina Jolie Pitt and Brad Pitt reach agreement in divorce
Angelina Jolie Pitt and Brad Pitt have reached an agreement to handle their divorce in a private forum and will work together to reunify their family, the actors announced in …
Tue., Dec. 13, 2016, 10:35 a.m.
Former Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. files for divorce
Former U.S. Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. filed for divorce Monday from former Alderman Sandi Jackson, according to Cook County court records.
Tue., Dec. 13, 2016
100 years ago in Spokane: Police uncover illegal booze, drug operation in South Hill home
From our archive, 100 years ago Two women and three men were arrested after police found opium, cocaine, morphine and 125 quarts of whisky in a house on the lower …
Wed., Dec. 7, 2016, 12:13 p.m.
Judge refuses Brad Pitt’s request to seal custody filings
A judge on Wednesday rejected Brad Pitt’s request to seal details about custody arrangements in his divorce from Angelina Jolie Pitt.
Tue., Nov. 22, 2016, 6:19 p.m.
FBI closes inquiry into Brad Pitt over airplane incident; no charges filed
The FBI announced Tuesday that it had concluded its inquiry into Brad Pitt and his alleged behavior toward his teenage son aboard a private plane bound for Los Angeles.
Thu., Nov. 17, 2016, 8:52 a.m.
Divorce in U.S. plunges to 35-year low
The U.S. divorce rate has fallen for the third consecutive year, to its lowest level in more than 35 years, according to data released Thursday.
Wed., Nov. 9, 2016, 5:05 p.m.
Source says Brad Pitt cleared in child services investigation
An investigation into whether Brad Pitt was abusive toward his son on a private flight in September says the case has been closed with no finding of abuse by the …
Sat., Nov. 5, 2016
Dear Annie: Divorced parents leads to wedding invitation dilemma
Dear Annie: My parents split up 20 years ago, and my dad has never stayed in great contact. I’m now engaged, and my fiance and I are designing the invitations.
Sat., Oct. 1, 2016
People: Deal will allow Pitt visitation with children, sources say
Angelina Jolie Pitt and Brad Pitt have reached a temporary custody agreement that will allow the actor to visit with his six children.
Mon., Aug. 29, 2016, 8:58 a.m.
Clinton aide Abedin dumps husband Anthony Weiner over new scandal
NEW YORK – Hillary Clinton aide Huma Abedin says she is separating from husband Anthony Weiner after another sexting revelation involving the former congressman from New York. Abedin says in …
Thu., July 28, 2016, 9:51 p.m.
Mary J. Blige files for divorce from husband of 13 years
Mary J. Blige is ending her marriage to her husband-manager after nearly 13 years. Court records show the “Family Affair” singer filed for divorce from Martin “Kendu” Isaacs on Tuesday …
Fri., July 15, 2016, 4:12 p.m.
Gwyneth Paltrow and Chris Martin finalize divorce
Gwyneth Paltrow and Chris Martin are officially uncoupled after a judge finalized their divorce.
Tue., May 31, 2016, 12:28 p.m.
Johnny Depp’s estranged wife didn’t report abuse in order to protect him, attorneys say
After a restraining order was issued Friday against estranged husband Johnny Depp, Amber Heard is clarifying why she didn’t previously share with police her allegations of abuse.
Fri., May 27, 2016, 3:24 p.m.
Amber Heard gets restraining order against Johnny Depp
Amber Heard was granted a restraining order against husband Johnny Depp on Friday, after appearing at the courthouse with a bruised face and alleging the “Alice in Wonderland” actor had …
Thu., May 26, 2016, 4:12 p.m.
Johnny Depp asks court to rule he should not pay spousal support
Johnny Depp has asked a court to determine that he should not pay spousal support to his estranged wife, Amber Heard, who filed for divorce after 15 months of marriage.
Wed., April 20, 2016, 5:52 p.m.
Gwen Stefani-Gavin Rossdale divorce finalized
A judge has finalized Gwen Stefani’s divorce from rocker Gavin Rossdale.
Fri., April 8, 2016, 1:36 p.m.
Pope Francis eases way for divorced Catholics while reiterating limits on gay unions
Defining his mission to create a more merciful church, Pope Francis published a much-anticipated exhortation on love and marriage Friday, easing the way for divorced and remarried Catholics to rejoin …
Tue., March 29, 2016, 3:37 p.m.
Casino mogul Wynn’s ex-wife files bid for control of $900 million of stock
Casino mogul Steve Wynn’s ex-wife wants a Nevada court to give her control of more than $900 million worth of company stock that was restricted by a shareholders agreement five …
Thu., Dec. 3, 2015
100 years ago in Spokane: Man drinks at breakfast, lunch and dinner; denies being a “drunkard”
A husband in a divorce proceeding refuted his wife’s charge that he was drunk all the time — including at the birth of their baby.
Tue., Dec. 1, 2015
100 years ago in Spokane: With prohibition approaching, police warn partiers that drinking must stop at midnight on New Year’s Eve
From our archives, 100 years ago Spokane’s commissioner of public safety splashed cold water on revelers making plans for one final night of drinking on New Year’s Eve.
Fri., Oct. 23, 2015
100 years ago in Portland: A man engaged to Spokane woman proclaimed to be alive
From our archives, 100 years ago A man’s lifeless body was found hanging in a men’s room in a Portland park. Police suspected it was Lloyd W. Chick, who had …
Mon., Oct. 5, 2015
100 years ago in Spokane: A judge intervenes to stop a divorce
A sensational divorce case in Spokane became even more sensational when Mrs. Lewis Rutter raced to the courthouse to block her own divorce suit.
Sun., Sept. 27, 2015
Jim Kershner’s this day in history
From our archives, 100 years ago Police raided several more “disorderly houses” in Spokane.
Wed., June 17, 2015
Jim Kershner’s this day in history
From our archives, 100 years ago A divorce filing in Oklahoma had Spokane readers buzzing. The wife of R.T. Daniel, owner of many downtown Spokane business blocks, was suing him …
Sun., May 3, 2015
Jim Kershner’s this day in history
From our archives, 100 years ago The sun was shining after three days of rain – and the army of crickets were back on the move at Wilson Creek, northeast …