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Campaign 2016 updates: Ted Cruz, one of final Republican holdouts, backs Donald Trump

Campaign events for each candidate slow Friday as the teams prep for the first presidential debate.

  • Ted Cruz endorsed Donald Trump despite their bitter primary battle
  • Here’s how the candidates are preparing for Monday’s debate
  • Trump insists Hillary Clinton is “sleeping” instead of campaigning
  • Mike Pence says there’s “far too much talk” about racism and policing.
  • Trump still faces an uphill battle to a win, even with swing states in which he and Clinton are tied