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Capitol Police in Washington are currently investigating The Onion for false hostage claims

SEPTEMBER 29, 2011- The Onion drew criticism in some circles for a series of satirical Twitter reports claiming that there was a hostage situation inside the Capitol building. Now the United States Capitol Police said they were investigating The Onion … Continue reading

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US Hits Debt Ceiling

WASHINGTON — Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner said Monday that he will immediately halt investments in two big government pension plans so the government can continue to borrow money. Geithner informed Congress of his decision in a letter stating that the … Continue reading

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