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Front-runners Clinton, Trump descend on Iowa State Fair

Front-runners Clinton, Trump descend on Iowa State Fair

As Hillary Rodham Clinton walked among the booths of funnel cakes and corn dogs at the Iowa State Fair, trailed by a massive pack of media and onlookers, Donald Trump's helicopter circled the fairgrounds in the air above. But that's as close as Clinton and Trump's massive entourages came at the state fair, a rite of passage for any presidential candidate. The respective Democratic and Republican front-runners each drew large crowds of gawkers as Clinton sampled a pork chop on a stick and Trump gave rides to children on his helicopter emblazoned with his famous last name. "Nice to be here!" Clinton said as she started an hourlong stroll across the fairgrounds....

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