Feb 3, 2017

Japan looks to unify minimum marriage age at 18 for both sexes

The government is considering setting the minimum age for marriage at 18 nationwide, scrapping a provision introduced shortly after World War II that allows 16-year-old girls to wed, an official source said. The provision for a unified minimum marriage age would be presented in ...

Jan 27, 2017

New York couple married 70 years die just hours apart

A Long Island couple married for 70 years has died just hours apart at their assisted living residence. The children of Ruth and William Bauer told the newspaper Newsday that their 92-year-old mother died around 7 a.m. Monday in Glen Cove. The family says ...