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Twitter's new Alerts system spreads word of Capitol shooting

Launched just last week, the system was designed to let agencies alert the public about natural disasters or other events. The Senate Sergeant at Arms used the system during Thursday's shooting.

By October 3, 2013

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Craigslist ad offers DC Capitol sublet for $1,000

A Craigslist posting offers the currently empty Washington Capitol building for sublet. Just $1,000. A bargain, no?

By October 2, 2013

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Where Google spends its PAC money on Capitol Hill

Commentary: The company's push to gain influence in Washington increases as its Political Action Committee has spent nearly half a million dollars for 2012. You may be surprised by some of the recipients.

By August 22, 2012

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Tim Cook gets to know Capitol Hill

In a series of introductory meetings, Apple's CEO sits down with the head honchos of the Senate and House in order to "open up a line of communication."

By May 28, 2012

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Tim Cook visits Capitol to speak with House Speaker Boehner

In an unannounced meeting, Apple's CEO visits the U.S. Capitol to meet with the Republican speaker of the House.

By May 15, 2012

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Mimes aren't silent in Capitol Hill attack on Google

Consumer Watchdog dispatches a group of mimes to playfully spy on government workers to illustrate what they say is Google's antiprivacy behavior.

By September 21, 2011

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ISP data retention plan hits Capitol Hill snag

Controversial legislation to require Internet providers to store logs about their customers for 18 months has run into an unexpected obstacle: a former supporter.

By July 12, 2011

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Google agrees to send Schmidt to Capitol Hill

A dispute over who should represent Google at an almost-certainly hostile Senate hearing is resolved, with executive chairman Eric Schmidt agreeing to appear.

By July 8, 2011

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On Capitol Hill, it's all about beating down Google

A recent discussion in Washington, D.C., shows that while no U.S. antitrust lawsuit has been filed against Google, congressional staff have already delivered a guilty verdict.

By June 24, 2011

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Hybrid trucks strut on Capitol Hill

The Capitol Reflecting Pool in Washington, D.C., plays host to a showcase of hybrid possibilities for the commercial trucking industry.

By June 11, 2009