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Former Virginia Governor Robert McDonnell. (credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Defense: Ex-Gov Should Volunteer, Not Go to Prison

Former Gov. Bob McDonnell’s lawyers asked a judge Tuesday to order three years of community service for his federal corruption convictions while prosecutors recommended a prison term of at least 10 years.

12/23/2014

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Ex-DC Police Officer Given Probation For Theft

A former District of Columbia police officer has been sentenced to probation and community service for stealing nearly $1,000 in money orders from a woman who was under arrest.

01/10/2014

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Thousands to Volunteer to Honor Sept. 11 Victims

Thousands of volunteers will honor Sept. 11 victims on Wednesday with good deeds performed around the globe.

09/10/2013

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HashtagLunchbag: D.C. Edition

A viral, nationwide movement is hitting the District this Sunday, for a good cause.

08/10/2013