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High court could overturn McDonnell conviction

WASHINGTON (AP) The Supreme Court could make it tougher for the government to crack down on public corruption, signaling Wednesday that it may overturn former Gov. Bob McDonnell’s federal bribery conviction. Justices across the ideological spectrum expressed concerns during arguments ...

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Police: Man chokes Uber driver on I-95

CHESTERFIELD (AP) A Massachusetts man is behind bars in Virginia after police say he choked an Uber driver on Interstate 95 in Chesterfield. Media outlets report 22-year-old Maxwell Sweeney of Mansfield, Massachusetts, is charged with strangling another causing wounding or ...

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Man convicted of killing Altria exec

CHESTERFIELD (AP) The ex-boyfriend of an Altria executive who disappeared four years ago has been convicted of killing her even though her body was never found. Local media reported that a Chesterfield County jury on Friday convicted 56-year-old Michael Anthony ...

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