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43 min ago | KFVS12

GOP pushes House toward approving Obama lawsuit

The assistant to the wealthy businessman at the center of the corruption case against ex-Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell has testified about arranging trips for the former first family.


Related Topix: US Governors, Indiana, Prison, US News, US Politics, Barack Obama, Candice Miller, Republican, US House of Representatives

5 hrs ago | WSET-TV Lynchburg

Foster parent charged with murder in hot car death

The quiet summer campus of UCLA found itself suddenly steeped in water and chaos after a major water pipe burst and spewed some eight million gallons, stranding people in parking garages and flooding the... The rupture of a nearly century-old water main that ripped a 15-foot hole through Sunset Boulevard and turned a swath of the University of ... (more)


Related Topix: UC Los Angeles, California, Prison, US Governors

6 hrs ago | WZVN-TV Fort Myers


FILE - This July 22, 2014 file photo shows Veterans Affairs Secretary nominee Robert McDonald testifying on Capitol Hill in Washington.


Related Topix: Jeff Miller, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, John Boehner, Ohio, Life, Veteran Affairs, US Governors

10 hrs ago | KTEN-TV Denison

Detroit police: Sleeping boy, 8, shot and killed

Northern Colorado got the brunt of heavy rains that flooded streets and stranded drivers up and down the Front Range.


Related Topix: Violent Crime, Drugs, Pennsylvania, US Governors

10 hrs ago |

Vacations, trips detailed at ex-governor's trial

Jerri Fulkerson's testimony came in the corruption trial for ex-Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife, Maureen.


Related Topix: US Governors, Tobacco, Star Scientific

13 hrs ago | WBTV

Gaza strike kills 15, wounds 150

Former Minnesota Gov. Jesse Ventura says he has mixed emotions about winning his defamation lawsuit in U.S. District Court.


Related Topix: World News, US Governors

16 hrs ago | The Washington Post

Read in: Bipartisan Gimmicks Edition

Sign up for Read In today , and get all the political news you need delivered to your inbox first thing every morning! -- The European Union moved to impose harsh new sanctions against Russia on Tuesday , including limiting access to capital markets for state-owned banks and a ban on exporting technology for use in deepwater and shale oil ... (more)


Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Publishing, Media, New Times, US News, US Politics, John Boehner, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Governors, Mitt Romney

20 hrs ago | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

Tokyo governor defends venue relocation plans

When former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife, Maureen, were indicted on corruption charges in January, the couple stood together at a hastily called news conference to denounce the charges.


Related Topix: US Governors, January

Tue Jul 29, 2014

USA Today

Legal analysis of the ex-Va. Gov. Bob McDonnell trialLegal analysis...

Criminal defense lawyer Gary Gerstenfield looks at the the ins and outs of the federal corruption trial of Bob and Maureen McDonnell after July 28, 2014, jury selection.


Related Topix: US Governors, Criminal Defense Law, Law

Style Weekly

The Score

Looks like summer might lead into a big fall. +2 Football fans flock to Redskins training camp, with some people lining up at 7 the night before opening day.


Related Topix: US Governors

NewsOn6 Tulsa

4 charged with murder in death of USC student

Two American aid workers have tested positive for the Ebola virus while working to combat an outbreak of the deadly disease at a hospital in Liberia, a relief group official said.


Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US Governors, Wedding, Boulder County, CO, United States Army War College

National Public Radio

Former Va. Gov. McDonnell's Trial Opens With Claims Of 'Poisoned' Marriage

The public corruption trial is now underway for former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife, Maureen.


Related Topix: US Governors, US News, Liberal Political News

WTHR-TV Indianapolis

Husband arrested in death of NBA player's aunt

The debate over immigration is quickly becoming a central issue in one of the nation's most closely watched governor's races - in Maine.


Related Topix: Environmental Law, Law, US Governors

Crooks and Liars

Bob McDonnell Trial Opens With A Bang: Rich Donor Maureen's 'Favorite Playmate'

Lawyers in the former Virginia Governor and First Lady's corruption trial suggest that Maureen McDonnell was infatuated with the donor who supplied money, gifts and vacations to them.


Related Topix: US Governors, Wedding, US News, Liberal Political News

KOLD-TV Tucson

Kosovo prosecutor suspects some killed for organs

The NCAA has agreed to settle a class-action head injury lawsuit by creating a $70 million fund to diagnose thousands of current and former college athletes to determine if they suffered brain trauma playing... The NCAA agreed Tuesday to settle a class-action head-injury lawsuit by creating a $70 million fund to diagnose thousands of current and ... (more)


Related Topix: Europe, Kosovo, US Governors

KTRE-TV Lufkin

Sources: EU adopts tough new sanctions on Russia

President Theodore Roosevelt once came to North Dakota's Badlands to find solitude and solace amid the area's "desolate, grim beauty."


Related Topix: US Governors, Wedding

NewsOn6 Tulsa

Prosecutor: Ex-governor, wife illegally took gifts

Former Virginia first lady Maureen McDonnell, center, flanked by daughters Rachel, left, and Cailin, right, heads into the Federal Courthouse in Richmond, Va., Monday, July 28, 2014.


Related Topix: US Governors, Richmond, VA, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Natural Disasters, Wildfire, Fire


News of the Day From Across the Nation, July 29

A three-judge panel of the Fourth U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Richmond ruled that state constitutional and statutory provisions barring same-sex marriage and denying recognition of such unions performed in other states violate the U.S. Constitution.


Related Topix: Wedding, US News, US Supreme Court, US Governors

The Virginian-Pilot

Jury picked, McDonnells prepare to face charges

A jury was seated Monday in the federal corruption trial of former Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife, Maureen, charged with using the powers of the governor's office to promote a businessman's products in exchange for more than $160,000 in lavish gifts, loans and other favors.


Related Topix: US Governors, Virginia Beach, VA

Mon Jul 28, 2014


Need to Know - Monday July 28, 2014

MCDONNELL TRIAL: Jury selection started on Monday for the corruption trial of former Virginia Governor Bob McDonnell and his wife Maureen.


Related Topix: US Governors, Albemarle County, VA