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1 hr ago | WTVR Richmond

Live Updates: Former Va. gov. Bob McDonnell, wife on trial

The federal corruption trial of former Virginia governor Bob McDonnell and his wife, Maureen, begins Monday in Richmond Federal Court.

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7 hrs ago | Fox News

Gifts-for-favors trial set for ex-Virginia governor, wife

Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell, his reputation already tarnished and his political future destroyed by a gifts-for-favors scandal, faces the possibility of an even greater loss when his trial on federal corruption charges begins Monday.

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20 hrs ago | NOLA.com

Edwin Edwards' lawyer from 2000 trial defending ex-Virginia Gov. ...

A familiar face from Edwin Edwards' 2000 corruption trial is playing a key role in the federal corruption case against Virginia's ex-governor Bob McDonnell.

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Sat Jul 26, 2014

The Virginian-Pilot

Broderick: Don't tie federal college rating system to finances

RECENTLY, I joined 50 colleagues from nearly all of Virginia's public and private institutions of higher education in expressing our collective concerns about the federal rating system proposed for colleges and universities.

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KWQC-TV Davenport

Pope goes to stronghold of Naples-area mobsters

A third execution by lethal injection has gone awry in six months, renewing debate over whether there is a foolproof way for the government to humanely kill condemned criminals, and whether it's even worth... A third execution by lethal injection has gone awry in six months, renewing debate over whether there is a foolproof way for the government ... (more)

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WAFB-TV Baton Rouge

GOP works to avert Senate upset in Georgia

Ohio State University says a task force will be formed to help bring changes after the firing of its celebrated marching band's director amid allegations he ignored rampant sexual harassment.

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The News Tribune

Gifts, favors listed in former governor's case

A look at the gifts and loans former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife, Maureen, received from businessman Jonnie Williams, and some of the favors they did for him and his company dietary supplement company, according to court papers: - A loan to cover expenses of two vacation rental properties in Virginia Beach owned by Bob McDonnell and ... (more)

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WFIE-TV Evansville

Sunni politician seized in Iraq released by gunmen

Police are searching for two men who carjacked an SUV and plowed into a group of children and adults selling fruit at a Philadelphia street corner, killing three kids and seriously injuring two women.

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WSET-TV Lynchburg

Gifts-for-favors trial set for ex-governor, wife

ADVANCE FOR USE SUNDAY, JULY 27, 2014 AND THEREAFTER - FILE - In this Thursday, July 10, 2014 file photo, former Virginia Gov. Police are searching for two men who carjacked an SUV and plowed into a group of children and adults selling fruit at a Philadelphia street corner, killing three kids and seriously injuring two women.

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KSWO

Russia: McDonald's food has 'too many calories'

A person familiar with the situation has told The Associated Press that former Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli is a possible witness in the upcoming corruption trial of former Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife, Maureen.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

KAUZ

EU hits Russian intelligence chiefs with sanctions

Police have arrested the foster parent of a 10-month-old girl who died after being left inside a hot car in Wichita, Kansas.

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WFMJ-TV Youngstown

Carjacked SUV hits crowd, killing 3 young siblings

A person familiar with the situation has told The Associated Press that former Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli is a possible witness in the upcoming corruption trial of former Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife, Maureen.

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NBC12

McDonnell Trial: Who's really on trial?

Editor's note: Paul Goldman is a guest columnist for DecisionVirginia.com. The views expressed below are his own and do not necessarily reflect the opinions of NBC12.

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TBD.com

Expect drama to unfold when corruption trial of former Virginia Gov. McDonnell, wife begins Monday

Once upon a time, Grace Slick implored listeners of Jefferson Airplane to "Go ask Alice, when she's 10 feet tall."

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

Virginia Business

Survey shows Virginia Voters are split on Medicaid expansion

Registered Virginia voters are split on Medicaid expansion , but 61 percent oppose potential unilateral action by Gov. Terry McAuliffe to expand the program, according to a Roanoke College Poll.

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NBC29

Jury Selection in McDonnell Trial Set for Monday

The federal corruption trial of former Governor Bob McDonnell and his wife Maureen McDonnell is set to begin next week, and that means both sides are making last-minute preparations.

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The Virginian-Pilot

Va. poll: 54% say ex-Gov. McDonnell acted wrongly

Days before former Gov. Bob McDonnell goes on trial over his dealings with a wealthy benefactor, a majority of Virginians questioned in a new poll say he acted wrongly.

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Fairfax Times

Advocates, officials push to delay training center closures

The closing of the Northern Virginia Training Center has been delayed by one year, but training center supporters and elected officials are continuing to push for a slow-down in the state's plan to close most of its residential facilities for people with disabilities.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

The Daily News-Record

McDonnells' Trial ...

Next week, the last few days of July, is traditionally a slow news time in the Commonwealth of Virginia, but the upcoming corruption trial of former Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife, Maureen,... To See This and Every Local Story from The Daily News-Record, Click Here to Become a Subscriber! Login to view the full story

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NBC12

McDonnell Trial: Was former governor set up?

Editor's note: Paul Goldman is a guest columnist for DecisionVirginia.com. The views expressed below are his own and do not necessarily reflect the opinions of NBC12.

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