Latest Weddings News

Teacher needed emergency surgery, got married at hospital

Nov. 25, 2022 03:13 AM EST

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Daniel Pecoraro and Lisa Siegel weren’t supposed to get married on a Monday. But from his hospital bed on Nov. 7, Pecoraro decided that day was going to be the happiest day of their lives. He had been admitted to HCA Florida JFK...

Biden's granddaughter Naomi, Peter Neal wed at White House

Nov. 19, 2022 17:57 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — Trailed by a lengthy, flowing veil, President Joe Biden's granddaughter Naomi Biden walked across the South Lawn of the White House on Saturday toward an altar of shrubs and flowers to marry her longtime boyfriend Peter Neal in a rare wedding on the grounds. ...

'Here comes the bride': White House to host its 19th wedding

Nov. 14, 2022 10:40 AM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — “Here Comes the Bride” will be heard at the White House very soon. Again. Naomi Biden, the granddaughter of President Joe Biden, and Peter Neal are getting married on the South Lawn on Saturday in what will be the 19th wedding in White House history. ...

A nice day for a White House wedding: 18 ceremonies (so far)

Nov. 13, 2022 10:11 AM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — Eighteen couples have gotten married at the White House over the decades. Some wedding trivia, courtesy of the White House Historical Association: FIRST WEDDING — March 1812: Lucy Payne Washington, the sister of first lady Dolley Madison, marries...

Stray bullet hits plane landing in Beirut, no casualties

Nov. 10, 2022 10:25 AM EST

BEIRUT (AP) — A stray bullet hit a Middle East Airlines jet while landing in Beirut on Thursday, causing some material damage. No one among the passengers or crew was hurt, the head of the Lebanese airline company said. The jet was landing on its way back from Jordan when the...

Destin's new fire station located in a former wedding venue

Nov. 06, 2022 03:13 AM EST

DESTIN, Fla. (AP) — What used to be a place where couples would exchange wedding vows is now Destin’s newest firehouse on Choctawhatchee Bay. The Destin Fire Control District purchased the Destin Bay House at 127 Calhoun Ave.for $2.3 million and started running calls from the...

Gay couples in Cuba marry under new law

Oct. 25, 2022 17:06 PM EDT

SANTA CLARA, Cuba (AP) — Serious, standing upright and dressed in long gala dresses – despite the midday Cuban heat – Lisset and Liusba quietly walk up the ten steps of the notary office, their hands clenched and shaking. Less than a few feet ahead walk their two young...

Lost wedding ring found in brush pile after Hurricane Ian

Oct. 07, 2022 19:13 PM EDT

FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) — Ashley Garner had given up on ever seeing her wedding ring again. She lost it outside her Fort Myers home just days before Hurricane Ian crashed into the coast of southwest Florida last Wednesday. Despite enlisting her husband and three young children to...

Despite Ian's punch, wedding day saved on wet Pawleys Island

Oct. 01, 2022 20:21 PM EDT

PAWLEYS ISLAND, S.C. (AP) — Saturday turned out to be a sparklingly beautiful fall day in Pawleys Island, an idyllic place to hold a wedding sandwiched between the Atlantic oceanfront and expansive marshland that typify South Carolina's coastal beauty. For two visiting families,...