Clinton, Trump tipped to win as New York votes

A woman casts vote at a polling station in Brooklyn, New York on April 19, 2016New Yorkers went to the polls Tuesday in the state’s most decisive presidential primary in decades with Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump firm favorites in the race to clinch the Democratic and Republican nominations. Polls show that Clinton — the former secretary of state, first lady and New York senator — has a double-digit lead over her Brooklyn-born challenger, Bernie Sanders, even if nationwide surveys put them neck-and-neck. Trump, the 69-year-old Manhattan billionaire whose controversial campaign has appalled the Republican establishment, is well ahead of his evangelical rival Ted Cruz and Ohio Governor John Kasich.

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