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  • Report: DC mayor Gray rejects plea deal

    There\’s a new development in the investigation into Vince Gray\’s 2010 campaign for mayor of the District.

  • Final arguments unfold at ex-governor’s trial

    LARRY O’DELL Associated Press RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — The corruption trial of former Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife has boiled down to this: Did they knowingly trade special favors for the $165,000 in loans and gifts they admit they took from a dietary supplements promoter? If so, they could be convicted of bribery and…

  • Rolex passed among jurors in ex-Va. gov trial

    ALAN SUDERMAN Associated Press RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A key witness in the corruption trial of former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell testified that he made a mistake when he bought a Rolex watch for the governor at the first lady’s request. Businessman Jonnie Williams said Thursday that he thought it was wrong to buy the…

  • Case against former Va. Gov. McDonnell to proceed

    ALAN SUDERMAN RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — The corruption case against former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife, Maureen, is set to go to trial this summer after a judge tossed out a motion to dismiss most of the charges against the couple. U.S. District Judge James R. Spencer also decided Tuesday that the former…

  • Pr. George’s developer Daniel Colton sentenced in corruption scandal

    Developer Daniel Colton has been sentenced to two years in
    prison and three years of supervised probation for his role in the
    corruption scandal tied to former Prince George\’s County Executive
    Jack Johnson.

  • Help the FBI sniff out corruption

    The FBI has a phone number for you to call if you know about corruption involving local officials.

  • Jack Johnson’s prison date delayed

    Former Prince George\’s County Executive Jack Johnson will remain out of prison for two more weeks.

  • Jack Johnson to collect pension in prison

    When you play Monopoly, you go directly to jail and do not collect $200. When former Prince George\’s County Executive Jack Johnson goes to prison, he will collect $49,552 a year.