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Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, speaks during a hearing before the Senate Judiciary Committee on June 19, 2013 on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C. (credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Man Accused Of Threatening To Murder, Burn Sen. Cruz

A Houston man is accused of threatening to kidnap, murder and burn U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas and his father and also to “blow up” the sun if he wasn’t paid $3 million.

06/19/2013