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Friday, January 24, 2014

Former Va. Gov. McDonnell, wife plead not guilty

Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife, Maureen leave federal court Friday in Richmond, Va. The McDonnells pleaded not guilty to a 14-count criminal indictment from a federal grand jury charging that the couple violated federal corruption laws by using their positions to benefit a wealthy businessman who gave them gifts and loans.