| Jan 5, 2015
| 3:47 PM
RICHMOND — Bob McDonnell is scheduled to be sentenced Tuesday, and prosecutors have asked a federal judge to put the former governor behind bars for a decade.
| Dec 12, 2008
The issue of jobs
Re “Talk at 10: Leno to get new NBC show,” Dec. 9
It is great that Jay Leno gets to save his job by moving to 10 p.m. while hundreds of good-paying union jobs -- acting, writing and otherwise -- will be lost as more...
| Aug 6, 2009
by Richard Simon Former Rep. William J. Jefferson (D-La.), who gained national attention after federal agents found $90,000 in his freezer, was convicted Wednesday of political corruption. Jefferson, 62, was found guilty in federal court in Alexandria,...