With the trial of former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife Maureen McDonnell expected to last three more weeks, prosecutors will need to connect the pieces of evidence they've laid out to make the case that he sold his office to a businessman.
In a statement, Prince William County Circuit Court deputy clerk Bob FitzSimmonds was unapologetic about comments he posted on Facebook, which questioned whether Muslim Americans have made positive contributions to U.S. society.
The woman who ran the Virginia governor's mansion under former Republican Governor Bob McDonnell testified today that the governor and his wife appeared to be a happy couple. But she may have undercut the government's case on cross-examination.
Virginia voters will now need to bring valid photo ID to the polls on election day, but the state board of elections voted on Wednesday to extend a grace period of a year for those carrying expired driver's licenses.
The crisis in unaccompanied minors crossing the U.S.-Mexico border has been well-documented, but large numbers of single mothers and their young children have been making their way to D.C. from Central America as well.
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