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Maureen McDonnell's Former Chief Of Staff Draws Back The Curtain At Corruption Trial

Mary-Shea Sutherland says she never detected a romantic relationship between former Virginia First Lady Maureen McDonnell and businessman Jonnie Williams.
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Virginia Health Official Testifies On Meeting With Jonnie Williams

In the ongoing corruption trial of former Governor Bob McDonnell and his wife Maureen, a former health official is testifying that she met with Jonnie Williams but nothing came of the meeting.
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Virginia Forest Service Celebrates 100 Years With Smokey Bear Art Show

The Virginia Department of Forestry is celebrating a century of service with an art show featuring Smokey Bear and a birthday cake, minus candles, of course.

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Did Virginia Prosecutors Get What They Wanted From Jonnie Williams?

The prosecution's star witness in the corruption trial of former Virginia Governor Bob McDonnell is done with his testimony, and the businessman says he never had any intimate contact with the former governor's wife.
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Another Success For Chincoteague Pony Swim And Auction

The iconic Chincoteague Pony Swim took place last week — netting the local volunteer fire department nearly $149,000.

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McDonnell Corruption Trial: Defense Zeroes In On Star Witness' Credibility

Defense attorney William Burck is focusing on inconsistencies in what Jonnie Williams told investigators as well as his stock dealings.
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Cantor To Step Down Months Earlier Than Expected

A Cantor spokesman says the congressman will step down Aug. 18 and ask Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe to call a special election to enable his successor to take office immediately.
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McDonnell Corruption Trial: Businessman Frequently Contacted Ex-Governor's Wife

A wealthy businessman who says his relationship with Virginia's former governor was all about business contacted the governor's wife more than 1,200 times in two years.
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Williams To Face Cross-Examination As McDonnell Trial Ends First Week

Businessman Jonnie Williams is expected back in court for a third day of testimony, capping off a dramatic first week in the corruption trial of former Virginia Governor Bob McDonnell — a trial expected to carry on for another four weeks.
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Maryland And Virginia Tee Up To Fight For New FBI Headquarters

The list of potential sites for the new FBI headquarters is narrowing down, and the fight for the thousands of jobs it brings with has local lawmakers jockeying to land the new facility.

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