Divorce and separations

June 22, 2018 - 10:42 pm
CARTERSVILLE, Ga. (AP) — A weekend funeral has been set for a Georgia divorce lawyer police say was killed by a client's ex-husband, who then shot himself. The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports services for 41-year-old Antonio Benjamin Mari are scheduled for 4 p.m. Sunday at the Owen Funeral...
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Connie Jones speaks about her ex-husband, Dwight Lamon Jones, at a news conference Tuesday, June 12, 2018, in Flagstaff, Ariz. Authorities say Dwight Jones is responsible for the recent deaths of six people in metro Phoenix. Dwight Jones killed himself as police were closing in on him at an extended-stay hotel in Scottsdale. (AP Photo/Felicia Fonseca)
June 12, 2018 - 11:56 pm
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — Connie Jones' life wasn't routine. She switched up her commute to work, went to different grocery stores, constantly looked over her shoulder, and took firearms training and defensive driving to protect herself and her son from an ex-husband she said was a maniac...
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This undated booking photo provided by the Scottsdale Police Department shows Dwight Lamon Jones, who police say is responsible for killing six people in metro Phoenix over a three-day period. Jones, 56, shot himself to death as police were closing in on him Monday, June 4, 2018, at a Scottsdale, Ariz., hotel. Three of the victims were connected to Jones' divorce. He was arrested in 2009 for domestic abuse. (Scottsdale Police Department via AP)
June 06, 2018 - 8:34 pm
PHOENIX (AP) — The man suspected of killing six people in the Phoenix area last week had been committed to a behavioral health facility after a domestic violence incident and was restricted from seeing his son during a contentious divorce, which police say has connections to several of his victims...
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This undated photo release by the Scottsdale Police Department shows Dwight Lamon Jones. As police closed in, Jones, suspected of gunning down four people last week, shot himself to death Monday, June 4, 2018, and authorities said they have linked him to two other slayings beyond those of a prominent psychiatrist, two paralegals and a marriage-and-divorce counselor. (Scottsdale Police Department via AP)
June 05, 2018 - 5:32 am
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — A hunch from a retired detective helped lead police to a man suspected of shooting six people to death in the Phoenix area, some of whom were connected to his divorce, authorities said after the assailant killed himself with officers closing in. A round-the-clock...
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A Scottsdale Police Department officer blocks off traffic as police surround a local hotel where a suspect wanted in several killings was staying Monday, June 4, 2018, in Scottsdale, Ariz. According to police, the suspect killed himself as police closed in on the hotel. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
June 04, 2018 - 7:00 pm
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — As police closed in, a man suspected of gunning down four people last week shot himself to death Monday, and authorities said they have linked him to two other slayings beyond those of a prominent psychiatrist, two paralegals and a marriage-and-divorce counselor. The first...
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April 25, 2018 - 9:17 am
EDGERTON, Kan. (AP) — A Kansas City suburb is pressuring the owner of a cut-in-half car adorned with a sign reading, "Divorced. She got ½," to junk the junker. The Kansas City Star reports that the half-car was created as a joke by the late-Edgerton Mayor Ray Braun who used to own the defunct gas...
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FILE - In this Sept. 13, 2017 file photo, former congressman Anthony Weiner, right, and his estranged wife, Huma Abedin, left, leave court in New York. The couple was supposed to appear before a Manhattan judge Wednesday, Jan. 10, 2018, but the judge said both sides had agreed to discontinue the case. Abedin filed a divorce from Weiner in May and listed it as “contested,” which meant they had to negotiate in front of a judge. But now the parties can re-file as “uncontested” and won’t have to make their discussion public. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File)
January 10, 2018 - 3:09 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Top Hillary Clinton aide Huma Abedin and disgraced former lawmaker Anthony Weiner have decided to negotiate their divorce privately. The couple was supposed to appear before a Manhattan judge Wednesday, but the judge said both sides had agreed to discontinue the case. Abedin filed a...
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December 20, 2017 - 6:25 am
BERLIN (AP) — The European Union's top court has ruled that the bloc's divorce regulations don't cover private agreements, throwing a case back to a Munich court to decide whether to recognize a divorce granted under religious Sharia law to a Syrian-German couple. Raja Mamisch and Soha Sahyouni,...
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December 14, 2017 - 3:41 am
HONOLULU (AP) — National gay rights advocates are watching how a child support fight between a divorced lesbian couple plays out in Hawaii, likely the first such case before a state Supreme Court, experts say. A woman wants to sever her parental rights to a child her ex-wife gave birth to and is...
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An anti Brexit demonstrator waves EU and British flags in Westminster in London, Friday, Dec. 8, 2017. British Prime Minister Theresa May, met with European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker early Friday morning following crucial overnight talks on the issue of the Irish border. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)
December 08, 2017 - 1:00 pm
BRUSSELS (AP) — The Latest on the Brexit talks (all times local): 5:30 p.m. The leader of Britain's Labour Party wants Prime Minister Theresa May to provide more "clarity" about an alleged breakthrough deal in Brexit negotiations with the European Union. Jeremy Corbyn reiterated Friday that his...
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