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      The fallout over toxic mortgages continues

      This week, the Justice Department filed a civil suit against Standard & Poor's. Officials say the credit rating agency refused to warn investors of a housing market collapse in 2006 because it would be bad for business. They're seeking a $5 billion penalty.

      Danielle Douglas, financial reporter for The Washington Post, discussed that and other top business headlines with Capital Insider.