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Cruz to Trump: My father is not linked to JFK assassinationTed Cruz speaks during a rally at the Indiana State Fairgrounds in Indianapolis, Monday, May 2, 2016. Texas Sen. Ted Cruz responded Tuesday to allegations that his father, Rafael Cruz, was somehow linked to Lee Harvey Oswald shortly before the assassination of JFK.

2016-05-03 10:50:04 -0600

A confident Trump looks past IndianaCARMEL, Ind.—Indiana was supposed to be the state that could potentially derail Donald Trump’s insurgent bid for the Republican presidential nomination. Speaking to a capacity crowd of nearly 1,800 people, Trump, with his characteristic bravado, touted his six straight primary wins — and predicted he would easily claim yet another, pointing to polls that show him with a wide lead in Indiana heading into Tuesday’s vote. “Boom, boom, boom — we’re knocking them out like corn flakes,” Trump declared.

2016-05-03 05:58:23 -0600

Hillary Clinton says she misspoke when she vowed to put ‘coal companies out of business’Campaigning in coal country, Hillary Clinton said that she’s sorry for vowing earlier this year to put coal miners out of business. Copley, a registered Republican, then pointed to dozens of demonstrators — some of them Donald Trump supporters — who had come to protest Clinton’s appearance in coal country.

2016-05-03 08:08:35 -0600