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McDonnell testified extensively about his troubled marriage Thursday at his public corruption trial. (credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Ex-Va. Governor: CEO’s Loans Not Inappropriate

Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell said Friday that there was nothing inappropriate about taking two loans totaling $70,000 from a wealthy vitamin entrepreneur who had asked nothing of him other than calling his father on his 80th birthday.

08/22/2014

Former Va. Gov. Bob McDonnell at his public corruption trial. (credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

McDonnell Testifies Extensively About Troubled Marriage

Former Gov. Bob McDonnell wrote a long, forlorn email to his wife three years ago trying to save his marriage.

08/21/2014

Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife, Maureen (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Defense: Ex-Va. Gov. McDonnell’s Wife Took Credit for Loans

Former Gov. Bob McDonnell’s wife sent text messages claiming exclusive credit for securing loans from a Virginia businessman whose largesse toward the couple is at the heart of their public corruption trial, according to evidence presented Tuesday.

08/19/2014

Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Key Witness in Ex-Va. Gov. McDonnell Trial: Gifts, But No Affair

The key witness in the corruption trial of Virginia’s former governor and his wife said his association with the couple was fraught with bad decisions — but an affair with the first lady was not one of them.

08/01/2014

Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell stands with his wife Maureen McDonnell. (credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Vacations, Trips Detailed at Ex-Governor’s Trial

When former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife, Maureen, were indicted on corruption charges in January, the couple stood together at a hastily called news conference to denounce the charges.

07/30/2014

Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife, Maureen (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Former Va. Gov. Bob McDonnell’s Corruption Trial Begins

Jury selection was on the agenda Monday for opening day in the corruption trial of former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife in Richmond.

07/28/2014

Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Rulings Tuesday In Ex-Va. Gov. McDonnell’s Corruption Case

A judge says he’ll rule Tuesday on key defense requests in the federal corruption prosecution of former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell.

05/19/2014

Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Feds: Clear Cut Bribery Case Against Ex-Va. Gov. McDonnell

Federal prosecutors say their case against former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell is a clear-cut example of political corruption by any reasonable definition.

04/25/2014

Mitt Romney and former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell in 2012 in Sterling, Va. (credit: Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Mitt Romney Gives $10,000 To Bob McDonnell Defense Fund

Newly released tax records show former Gov. Bob McDonnell’s legal defense fund raised nearly $150,000 during the first quarter of this year.

04/22/2014

RICHMOND, VA - JANUARY 24: Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife, Maureen leave the US District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia, on January 24, 2014 in Richmond, Virginia. McDonnell and his wife Maureen pleaded not guilty to a 14 count criminal indictment from 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. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

McDonnell Lawyers Want Specifics on Charges

The defense team for former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell wants more details on what exactly federal prosecutors allege McDonnell did wrong.

02/28/2014

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