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Clinton Wins Ohio & Rhode Island; Texas Still Tight

(CBS/AP) CBS News projects Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Hillary Rodham Clinton will win the crucial Ohio primary. Clinton and Sen. Barack Obama are still battling for the Texas primary.

Also tonight, CBS News projects Republican Sen. John McCain has clinched the Republican nomination for president. Click here for the latest tally.

McCain will win Republican primaries Tuesday in Ohio, Texas, Vermont and Rhode Island, CBS News projects. McCain's last Republican rival, Mike Huckabee, dropped out of the race after the results came in.

McCain will travel to the White House tomorrow where he will receive the endorsement of President Bush. The president and McCain will have lunch and then appear together in the Rose Garden.

CBS News reports that Obama and Clinton both called McCain tonight.


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