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Former US Governor, Wife Convicted of Corruption

A former U.S. governor and his wife are facing decades in prison after a jury ruled on Thursday that they took bribes from a businessman. Virginia's ex-governor Bob McDonnell was convicted of 11 corruption charges after accepting loans, luxury clothes, and trips in exchange for promoting a dietary supplement company. His wife was found guilty of nine similar counts. Once a rising star in the Republican party, McDonnell was governor of the southern U.S. state from 2010 until his...

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