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Tuesday August 20th, 2019 3:27AM

Embattled Roy Moore loses run for the US Senate

By The Associated Press

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) Democrat Doug Jones wins election to the U.S. Senate from Alabama, as voters in the deeply conservative and heavily Republican state deal a stark political blow to President Donald Trump and narrow the GOP's majority in the Senate to two seats. The state's former U.S. attorney beat Roy Moore, a former chief justice of the Alabama Supreme Court whose campaign was upended by allegations of sexual misconduct involving teenage girls amid a national reckoning with such sordid conduct. 

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