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Dems' best friends are cranky, recent polls show

The Republican National Committee is sending around an email with the subject line, "Holes in the Dem Coalition." It highlights a trio of recent polls that show some of the Democrats most supportive groups getting cranky: Hispanics, young voters and unmarried women. If the exit polls from next week's elections confirm these trends, it's the Democrats who will be cranky as they inspect the 2016 tea leaves.

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FCC: TerraCom security breach included exposure abroad

The news just got worse for more than 300,000 low income Americans exposed to the risk of identity theft last year when two telecom companies posted their personal information online. The Federal Communications Commission says some of those files were accessed through several foreign countries considered to be centers for cybercrime, including China and Russia.

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Experimental drugs on the ballot in Arizona

Terminally-ill patients in Colorado, Louisiana, Missouri and Michigan have had access to experimental drugs not yet approved for use by the Food and Drug Administration since May, and patients in Arizona could join them if voters approve a ballot initiative Tuesday.

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