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T o hear news of any marital break-up is a solemn moment, but the US has been genuinely shocked this week to learn that its former "second couple", Al and Tipper Gore, have agreed to separate after 40 years of marriage, a landmark they had celebrated with close family and friends only a couple of weeks ago. The couple issued a statement on Tuesday saying it was "a mutual and mutually supportive decision that we have made together following a process of long and careful consideration". Friends of the couple were reported as saying no third party was involved, and that they had simply "grown apart". With Al Gore frequently away from home and wrapped up in his environmental work, one friend said "their lives had gotten more and more separated" — offering extra context, perhaps, to recent reports that the couple had bought a new luxury house in California, 2, miles away from their long-time family home in Tennessee.
Jesse Helms , not President Clinton, was the target Wednesday night as gay and lesbian activists gathered to hear rousing speeches by Sen. Edward Kennedy and Mayor Brown to work for political change. Helms, one of Washington's most outspoken foes of gay rights, is up for re-election this fall. Brown told the crowd to shelve disappointment with Clinton over gays in the military and same-sex marriages. Elsewhere Wednesday evening, Chicago's gay community held a party to welcome the plus gay and lesbian Democratic delegates.
Al Gore's year marriage crumbled because of his wife's jealous rages that he was allegedly having an affair, it was claimed tonight. The former US presidential candidate separated from Tipper because she suspected he was sleeping with a string of glamorous women. Rather than her ending the relationship as previously thought, it was he who brought things to an end, according to U. The reports suggest Tipper, 61, was enraged by speculation her husband was allegedly involved with a Hollywood actress, a massage therapist and women he had had relationships with before meeting her.