Trump wins West Virginia, Sanders takes early lead

US Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks during a rally on May 5, 2016 in Charleston, West VirginiaPresumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump cruised to victory Tuesday in West Virginia’s primary, US networks projected, in the first state-wide vote since his remaining GOP rivals dropped out of the White House race. On the Democratic side, NBC projected Senator Bernie Sanders as the winner over frontrunner Hillary Clinton, while other networks said Sanders was leading but the race was too early to call. Clinton, the former secretary of state, is far enough ahead nationally that she will likely be the nominee, despite struggling to put her rival away.

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