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      Romney's email hacked

      An anonymous hacker claims to have broken into Mitt Romney's personal email account. {}It seems that person emailed the web site Gawker.com with a password to a Hotmail email account.{}The email address was recently made public in a Wall Street Journal story.{}

      Romney used the account while he was the governor of Massachusetts. {}The LA Times reports the hacker gained access by guessing the answer to the security question, "What is your favorite pet?"{}

      The Romney campaign says the proper authorities are investigating.{}

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