Evan Haning, wtop.com
When you suspect a rumor is too good to be true, try checking it for accuracy at Snopes.com, a website dedicated to truth-seeking and myth-busting.
New rumors include "Is Charlie Sheen dead?" (No, it's an Internet prank possibly inspired by a National Enquirer story and has been linked to malware infection.)
But some rumors are true. The Texas legislature did pass a resolution honoring the Boston Strangler.
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