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This Oct. 8, 2009 file photo shows a network cable plugged into the back of a computer in Duesseldorf, Germany. Cybercrime costs are climbing for companies both in the U.S. and overseas amid a slew of high-profile breaches, according to research released Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2015. (AP Photo/Frank Augstein, File)

“As an industry we’re getting better, but attacks are becoming much more invasive and sophisticated,” said Andrzej Kawalec, chief technology officer for Hewlett-Packard Co.’s HP Enterprise Security, which sponsored the study and sells cybersecurity services to businesses.

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FILE - In this Feb. 12, 2015 file photo, trucks move containers at the Port of Los Angeles. The Commerce Department reports on the U.S. trade gap for August 2015 on Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2015. (AP Photo/Nick Ut, File)

The deficit increased 15.6 percent to $48.3 billion, the biggest deficit since March, the Commerce Department reported Tuesday. Exports of goods and services dropped 2 percent to $185.1 billion, the lowest level since October 2012. Imports rose 1.2 percent to $233.4 billion.

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Republican presidential candidate, Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., center, talks with specialist Jay Woods, right, during a visit to the New York Stock Exchange in New York, Monday, Oct. 5, 2015. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)

“The result is a worsening friction between our 20th century government and our rapidly changing 21st century economy,” said the Florida senator. “We have to realize that all of the best innovation in our economy is happening in the unregulated space.”

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President Barack Obama talks with Victoria Espinel, CEO The Software Alliance, left, as Bob Stallman Jr. President American Farm Bureau listens at right, during  a meeting with agriculture and business leaders at the Agriculture Department in Washington, Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2015 (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)

“We are knocking down barriers” and providing American businesses and workers with access to new markets,” Obama told reporters at the conclusion of the closed-door meeting. He also said the pact has strong labor standards that will, among other things, prohibit child labor.

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In this Sept. 30, 2015, photo, John Swanton, spokesman with the California Air Resources Board explains how a 2013 Volkswagen Passat with a diesel engine is evaluated at the emissions test lab in El Monte, Calif. Three years after Volkswagen opened a pollution testing center in Oxnard, Calif., VW admitted that it manipulated emissions results in 482,000 U.S. diesel vehicles to make them appear to run cleaner, raising questions around Volkswagen’s only test center in North America. (AP Photo/Nick Ut)

“That would be one of the top facilities on my list to get inside of, whether through a subpoena or a search warrant,” said William Carter, a former federal prosecutor in Los Angeles who specialized in environmental crimes. “You’d want to explore what’s there.”

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