Living Together Without Getting Married Is the 'New' Norm

Unmarried couples who cohabitate are staying together longer than they used to, much to Patti Stanger and your grandma's dismay. According to the first federal data on the issue, out today, more of them are having children, too, even without paying a shit ton of money to walk down an aisle first. » 4/04/13 11:35am 4/04/13 11:35am

Cohabitation Is Illegal In Florida, And Conservatives Want To Keep It…

Florida Republicans haven't done this country many favors, but one, Rep. Ritch Workman has taken up a surprisingly sensible cause: He wants to get rid of several ridiculous, outdated laws, including one that makes it illegal for unmarried couples to live together. Unfortunately, his fellow Republicans are expected to… » 8/31/11 10:03pm 8/31/11 10:03pm

Cohabitation Break-Ups Can Be As Messy As Divorce

Do you consider living with your significant other a great way to lower your rent and increase your amount of time spent fornicating? Allow USA Today to point out the cracks in your dirty love shack. Apparently when unwed couples live together it isn't all shared Netflix subscriptions and shower sex — sometimes people… » 4/26/11 9:58pm 4/26/11 9:58pm

What's Your Worst Roommate Horror Story?

We know most of you have a story of communal living gone hilariously or horrendously awry. Now we want to hear them all — can you top the tale of Herman the Lover? » 11/03/10 1:40pm 11/03/10 1:40pm

Social Minefield: Avoiding Roommate Drama

They're kind of like friends, kind of like business partners, and sometimes they're a lot like enemies — today in Social Minefield, learn how to deal with those fixtures of many of our lives: roommates. » 10/07/10 5:45pm 10/07/10 5:45pm

Dugard Family Responds To Film Proposal • Runners World Didn't OK Use…

• A spokeswoman says Jaycee Dugard and her family will decide when and if a film will be made about her story. She calls Shane Ryan's proposed film Abducted Girl, An American Sex Slave, "exploitative, hurtful, and breathtakingly unkind." • » 11/18/09 5:40pm 11/18/09 5:40pm

Living Together Is Not "Trial Marriage"

Why do unmarried couples choose to live together? A new study, presented yesterday at the "Smart Marriages/Happy Families" conference, found that most couples don't shack up as a "trial marriage." What researchers found may shock you: » 7/10/09 11:30am 7/10/09 11:30am