Cruz's questionable remarks came during an exchange with Florida Senator Marco Rubio over the USA Freedom Act.
Jeb Bush finally took off the kids' gloves Tuesday night during the final Republican debate in Las Vegas.
The highest-polling GOP presidential candidates lined up across the prime-time stage Tuesday night.
For the less well-polling candidates, Tuesday night's contest presented one final opportunity to present clear contrasts for voters faced with a crowded field.
Cruz was mocked by Democrats for what they call unscientific pandering.
The candidate cited statistics from a think tank called far-right extremist.
Neither the Trump campaign nor the Bush campaign was involved, representatives from both said.
The Texas senator is now polling in first place among Republicans in key early caucus state.
Jennifer Rubin criticized Trump in her opinion column in the Post, prompting a vicious backlash from the New York real estate mogul.
The third game in the dark fantasy series will be released April 12 and has its first trailer Friday.
Two vice presidents of soccer's international governing body were among those named in corruption probe.
The amendment would prohibit those convicted under a 1994 law designed to prevent aggressive protesting at abortion clinics.
Carson tied for third with Cruz, Rubio moves up to second.
Artist says he is bewildered "at the fact that [Trump] could be in a powerful position."
New Jersey officials maintain that any celebrations were small.
Among African-American clergy who met with the mogul, it's unclear who is endorsing him and who is reserving judgment.
Allen said he “would never” agree to questions in advance, despite having promised Chelsea Clinton just that.
The environment ministry said it would appeal the ruling.
Do you love "Star Wars," and trailers, as much as the author?
Reporter Serge Kovaleski suffers from a congenital joint condition called arthrogryposis.
With an approval rating of 83 percent, Sanders is America's most popular senator, yet most polls show him lagging behind Hillary Clinton by around 25 points.