The period after losing a spouse can be a time of uncertainty as those who are now suddenly single grapple with confusing and often complex financial decisions.
In the first part of a series, Dawn Doebler discusses how newly widowed spouses can make important financial decisions — like settling their estate, collecting life insurance benefits and deciding where to live — while grieving.
For the first time, the public is hearing from the widow of the accused killer who fatally shot Prince George’s County Cpl. Mujahid Ramzziddin last week. Ramzziddin, who was off-duty at the time, stepped in to protect the woman when she asked for his help.
WASHINGTON — Consumer activists are criticizing the nation’s auto insurers for factoring in marital status in developing rates. The Consumer Federation of America says the policy is especially unfair to widows. “Most insurers vary their prices depending…
The three-part series "The making of Marion Barry" looks at how the future mayor got his start in the civil rights movement, how he became a power player in the city and his enduring legacy.