Prosecutor ousted in vote focused on Chicago police shooting

FILE - In this March 1, 2016 file photo, Kim Foxx, a Democratic candidate for Cook County state's attorney and a former chief aide to the county board president, poses for a portrait after an interview with The Associated Press in Chicago. Foxx faces incumbent Cook County State's Attorney Anita Alvarez and former prosecutor Donna More in the Democratic primary on March 15, 2016. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast, File)CHICAGO (AP) — Voters ousted the Chicago area’s top prosecutor Tuesday, backing Democratic primary challenger Kim Foxx in a campaign dominated by questions about Cook County State’s Attorney Anita Alvarez’s handling of the shooting death of a black teenager at the hands of a white police officer.

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