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Ras Baraka declares victory in Newark mayor's race

Newark mayoral candidate Ras Baraka, right, is greeted by supporters after casting his vote, Tuesday, May 13, 2014, in Newark, N.J. Tuesday's election will decide whether Shavar Jeffries, a former state assistant attorney general, or Baraka, a city councilman, will take over the seat Cory Booker occupied from 2006 until October 2013, when he won a special election to succeed U.S. Sen. Frank Lautenberg, who died in office. (AP Photo)NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Ras Baraka, son of late militant poet and activist Amiri Baraka, declared victory Tuesday in the race to succeed Democratic U.S. Sen. Cory Booker as mayor of the state’s largest city.

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