Clay Aiken Declared Winner in N.C. Primary

Former “American Idol” entertainer Clay Aiken has been declared the winner of the hotly contested Democratic primary race for the 2nd Congressional District in North Carolina. Second-place finisher Keith Crisco died yesterday. His campaign manager, Christine Botta, says Crisco had decided just before he died to concede to Aiken, the Chattanooga Times Free Press reports.