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Former Governor Bob McDonnell found guilty of corruption
Former Virginia Governor Bob McDonnell and wife Maureen were found guilty of conspiracy, and nearly all of the corruption charges brought against them on Sept. 4 in the national and historic case.
The former …
Shuffling above my own fate
Not because I’m happy,
I’m resisting my own suicide.
Someone help I can’t breathe,
Suffocating on my own will,
My own dream.
I lost my shoes,
My drive to run,
He took them and I let Him.
Scorching pebbles play patty cake with …
Summer was hot – so hot that I stayed cooped up inside offices, working one job for money and interning at a Virginian daily newspaper with a Sunday circulation of 100,000 readers.
To say that my internship, which has been temporarily …
“I became a journalist because I did not want to rely on newspapers for information.”
― Christopher Hitchens
Newspapers are obsolete, right? When was the last time you ventured off the net and picked up a real newspaper? Unless, of course, you’re …
Rio de Janeiro, a city notorious for its curving golden beaches, lush landscape and charming locals, sits below the towering “Christ the Redeemer” statue.
A day in Rio is a surfer and beach bum’s paradise. The bohemian Carioca [a native of …