Ted Cruz wins Idaho GOP primary
Ted Cruz of Texas speaking at the 2014 Liberty Political Action Conference (LPAC) at the Hilton Alexandria Mark Center in Alexandria, Virginia. (Gage Skidmore/Flickr)

Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) won the Republican Party primary in Idaho, NBC News reported late on Tuesday night.

Cruz's win followed two wins by Republican front-runner Donald Trump in Michigan and Mississippi earlier in the night.