| Aug 6, 2014
| 4:49 PM
RICHMOND — Maureen McDonnell made staffers at the governor’s mansion miserable, yelling and lashing out with baseless accusations, her former chief of staff testified Wednesday.
She once texted to say that she suspected the mansion chef of...
| Aug 8, 2014
| 3:47 PM
RICHMOND — Virginia first lady Maureen McDonnell twice moved Star Scientific stock out of her account at year's end, the McDonnell family broker said Friday, skirting state reporting requirements for public officials as she and her husband took...
| Jul 21, 2014
| 4:59 PM
The FBI is looking for a man who attempted to rob a TCF Bank in La Grange Park earlier this month.
The man entered the bank at 507 E. Woodlawn Ave. at about 10:45 a.m. July 16, according to La Grange Park police. He showed a teller a note but then...
| Aug 15, 2014
| 5:32 PM
The late-night scene outside the bank in west suburban LaGrange unfolded like a bad Hollywood script, complete with a burqa-wearing bank robber, a suitcase full of cash, a getaway driver and an alleged plot to escape to a tropical island with the spoils,...
| May 7, 2014
| 2:25 PM
A suburban police officer assigned to a federal task force probing contraband cigarette sales in the Chicago area pleaded guilty today to robbing targets of his investigations of thousands of dollars and falsifying reports to cover it up.
| Aug 12, 2014
| 4:15 PM
RICHMOND – Gov. Bob McDonnell's protection unit eavesdropped on him as fellow state police officers went through the lengthy investigation that was eventually turned over to the FBI, according to testimony offered Tuesday during the federal trial...
| Jun 2, 2014
| 3:11 PM
Authorities are seeking a man and a woman after two west suburban robberies this morning at a bank and a credit union.
In the first robbery, Aurora police say a woman with facial tattoos entered the TCF Bank located inside a Jewel food store at 1952 W....
| Jul 9, 2014
| 8:02 PM
A man suspected of robbing an Oak Lawn bank last month is believed to have robbed bank in Aurora this morning, authorities said.
The man is believed to have robbed a TCF Bank branch, 1952 W. Galena Boulevard in Aurora, about 11:40 a.m., according to...
| Aug 18, 2014
| 5:18 PM
RICHMOND — A string of high-ranking officials from Gov. Bob McDonnell’s administration took the stand in his corruption trial Monday to say he never asked them for anything untoward, and never anything for Star Scientific.
No grants, though...
| Aug 19, 2014
| 5:27 PM
RICHMOND — Former first lady Maureen McDonnell was a woman on the warpath some days at the governor's mansion, a close assistant testified Tuesday in Bob and Maureen McDonnell’s continuing trial on federal corruption charges.
At one point, a...
| Aug 20, 2014
| 6:27 PM
RICHMOND – Former Gov. Bob McDonnell took the stand in his own defense Wednesday afternoon, speaking directly to jurors for the first time in the 18-day-old federal trial against him and his wife.
McDonnell eased into his testimony, laying out a...