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McConnell wins GOP Ky. primary; Nunn for Ga. Democrats

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WASHINGTON — Senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell of Kentucky dispatched his tea party challenger with ease Tuesday night, and first-time candidate Michelle Nunn won the Democratic nomination for a seat from Georgia, qualifying for fall elections that will decide control of the U.S. Senate. On a six-state primary night, Alison Lundergan Grimes easily captured the Democratic nomination to oppose McConnell in Kentucky in a race expected to be among the costliest and most competitive in ...

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