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Cruz drops out

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The Ted Cruz meltdown

After a decisive win in Wisconsin, Ted Cruz triumphantly declared that his political fortunes were shifting: "Tonight is a turning point," the Texas senator boomed at a victory rally in Milwaukee.

Trump shakes hands

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Trump win ends talk of contested GOP convention

So much for a historic convention floor fight in Cleveland this summer.

The prospect of a contested Republican convention captivated party officials, political junkies and the media for months -- sending everyone to the rulebooks for a refresher on ho...

Indiana Voters

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5 takeaways from the Indiana primary

We're in the general election now.

Donald Trump vanquished Ted Cruz, trouncing the Texas senator in Indiana's primary and leaving Cruz to drop out, concluding that he had no path to the Republican nomination.

Skilled Worker

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4 U.S. governors on jobs: Not enough workers

America's governors -- one a former presidential candidate -- share at least one major concern: lack of skilled workers to do the job.

Anti-Trump Ad

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Anti-Trump movement spent more than $75M

In surviving a tumultuous Republican primary, Donald Trump also weathered nearly 64,000 television advertisements critical of him, according to data from the ad tracking firm Kantar Media/CMAG on Tuesday.

John Kasich speech

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John Kasich still in race, not going anywhere

Ted Cruz is out, but John Kasich isn't going anywhere, his camp said Tuesday night.

Trump Warren

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Warren: Trump 'built his campaign on racism'

Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren on Tuesday attacked Donald Trump's rise to become the presumptive Republican nominee, tweeting that the real estate mogul "built his campaign on racism, sexism and xenophobia."

Within hours of Trump winning Indiana'...

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D.C. group blasts state ethics commission, refiles complaint against senator

A Washington, D.C.-based group refiled an ethics complaint against a Missouri state senator, questioning the state's ethics commission's decision to drop the first one.

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Mid-Missourians react to Cruz suspending campaign

Ted Cruz announced on Tuesday night after the Indiana primaries that he is suspending his campaign. 

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Trump becomes presumptive GOP nominee

Donald Trump is the presumptive Republican presidential nominee following a decisive victory in the Indiana primary and the decision by Ted Cruz to drop out of the race.

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