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Hillary Clinton: Hacking problem not limited to China 5:45pm EDT

IOWA CITY, Iowa - Democratic presidential contender Hillary Clinton said on Tuesday that hacking by countries such as China and Iran posed a broad threat to U.S. security and business, and the federal government had not done enough to protect U.S. information.

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Obama to discuss Iran, Export-Import bank with Senate Democrats

WASHINGTON - The White House said Tuesday that President Barack Obama will discuss the Iran nuclear talks, plans for the U.S. Export-Import bank, and infrastructure Tuesday night in a meeting with Senate Democrats.

2:38pm EDT

Republican Rubio urges overhaul of U.S. college 'cartel'

CHICAGO - Republican presidential candidate Marco Rubio called for an overhaul of the U.S. higher education system on Tuesday, saying colleges were operating as a "cartel" and not meeting the needs of students or the economy.

3:37pm EDT

Republican Fiorina raises $1.4 million for U.S. presidential bid

- Carly Fiorina has raised $1.4 million since launching her U.S. presidential bid in May, a slow start for the former Hewlett-Packard Co chief executive compared with others in the crowded Republican field.

11:41am EDT

No. 2 House Democrat supports legislation to restructure Puerto Rico debt

WASHINGTON - The No. 2 Democrat in the U.S. House of Representatives said on Tuesday he supported legislation to restructure Puerto Rico's debt.

11:48am EDT