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Clinton: Trump's idea is shameless and dangerous

Hillary Clinton has launched another scathing attack on Donald Trump, calling the Republican frontrunner's call for a ban on Muslims entering the US a "shameless and dangerous idea."

"At a time when America should be doing everything we can to lead the fight to defeat ISIS and other radical jihadists, Donald Trump is playing right into their hands," the Clinton, the Democratic presidential hopeful, told a rally.

Hillary Clinton. Credit: Reuters

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Clinton accuses China of hacking US secrets

Hillary Clinton accused China of stealing 'huge amounts' of government information. Credit: Reuters

Hillary Clinton has accused China of stealing commercial secrets and "huge amounts" of government information.

She also claimed the country tried to "hack into everything that doesn't move in America."

Speaking at a campaign event in New Hampshire, America's Democratic presidential candidate said she wanted to see China's peaceful rise.

"But we also have to be fully vigilant," she said. "China's military is growing very quickly, they're establishing military installations that again threaten countries we have treaties with, like the Philippines because they are building on contested property."

US officials say China is the top suspect in the massive hacking of a US government agency that compromised the personnel records of at least 4.2 million current and former workers.

China denies hacking into the computers of the US Office of Personnel Management.

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Hillary and Bill Clinton 'earn $25 million' for speeches

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Hillary and Bill Clinton have earned over $25 million for delivering over 100 speeches since 2014, US media has reported.

The Washington Post and Wall Street Journal say that they obtained the information from financial disclosure forms.

Hillary Clinton, who is the front-runner for the Democratic presidential nomination in 2016, also earned $5 million in royalties for her book, "Hard Choices," which was released in June, according to the newspapers.

Clinton set for first campaign events of presidency bid

Hillary Clinton is beginning a tour of the United States as her bid to become President starts in earnest.

The former Secretary of State will be attending her first events in Iowa this week, after launching her campaign yesterday.

She tweeted from a stop in Pennsylvania: "Met a great family when we stopped this afternoon. Many more to come."

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