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  • ** FILE ** In this May 6, 2014, file photo, Clay Aiken speaks to supporters during an election night watch party in Holly Springs, N.C. Aiken won what had been a hotly contested Democratic primary for a North Carolina congressional seat according to a final, unofficial vote count that was posted Tuesday, May 13, 2014, a day after the accidental death of his closest rival. (AP Photo/Gerry Broome, File)

    Funeral set for NC congressional candidate Crisco

    Funeral services for North Carolina congressional hopeful Keith Crisco are being held in his hometown of Asheboro.


  • ** FILE ** In this May 6, 2014, file photo, Clay Aiken speaks to supporters during an election night watch party in Holly Springs, N.C. Aiken won what had been a hotly contested Democratic primary for a North Carolina congressional seat according to a final, unofficial vote count that was posted Tuesday, May 13, 2014, a day after the accidental death of his closest rival. (AP Photo/Gerry Broome, File)

    'Idol' singer Clay Aiken is certified N.C. winner, by less than 400 votes

    "American Idol" star Clay Aiken was certified the winner of the North Carolina Democratic congressional party with a lead of less than 400 votes, just one day after his main contender, Keith Crisco, was found dead in his home.


  • ** FILE ** In this May 6, 2014, file photo, Clay Aiken speaks to supporters during an election night watch party in Holly Springs, N.C. Aiken won what had been a hotly contested Democratic primary for a North Carolina congressional seat according to a final, unofficial vote count that was posted Tuesday, May 13, 2014, a day after the accidental death of his closest rival. (AP Photo/Gerry Broome, File)

    Clay Aiken wins NC Dem congressional primary

    "American Idol" singer Clay Aiken won what had been a hotly contested Democratic primary for a North Carolina congressional seat according to a final, unofficial vote count that was posted Tuesday, a day after the accidental death of his closest rival.


  • FILE - This undated photo provided by Crisco for Congress shows Keith Crisco. Crisco, a North Carolina textile entrepreneur locked in a too-close-to-call Democratic Party primary with former "American Idol" singer Clay Aiken, died suddenly in a home accident Monday, May 12, 2014.  (AP Photo/Crisco for Congress, File)

    Clay Aiken's primary opponent dies at his home

    Former "American Idol" singer Clay Aiken praised the North Carolina entrepreneur who died as he trailed him in a too-close-to-call Democratic primary for a Congressional seat, saying Keith Crisco never forgot his humble beginnings.


  • Congressional candidate Keith Crisco, who was locked in a too-close-to-call Democratic Party primary with former "American Idol" singer Clay Aiken, died from injuries sustained in a fall on Monday. (Associated Press)

    Clay Aiken congressional challenger found dead

    In a stunning turn of events, North Carolina congressional candidate Keith Crisco, who was locked in a too-close-to-call Democratic primary race with former "American Idol" contestant Clay Aiken, was found dead in his home Monday, according to reports.


  • Clay Aiken challenger in N.C. race found dead

    Keith Crisco, the North Carolina congressional candidate locked in a tight race for the Democratic ticket against former "American Idol" star Clay Aiken, died suddenly on Monday.


  • FILE - This undated photo provided by Crisco for Congress shows Keith Crisco. Crisco, a North Carolina textile entrepreneur locked in a too-close-to-call Democratic Party primary with former "American Idol" singer Clay Aiken, died suddenly in a home accident Monday, May 12, 2014.  (AP Photo/Crisco for Congress, File)

    Clay Aiken's primary opponent dies at his home

    The entrepreneur who was locked in a too-close-to-call Democratic primary with former "American Idol" singer Clay Aiken died Monday, his family said.


  • Clay Aiken speaks to supporters during an election night watch party in Holly Springs, N.C., Tuesday, May 6, 2014. Aiken is seeking the Democratic nomination for North Carolina's 2nd Congressional District. (AP Photo/Gerry Broome)

    Primary featuring Clay Aiken too close to call

    The Democratic congressional primary race between former "American Idol" runner-up Clay Aiken and textile entrepreneur Keith Crisco remained very close and without a clear winner.


  • NC primary with singer Clay Aiken still close

    Former "American Idol" runner-up Clay Aiken held a slight edge over textile entrepreneur Keith Crisco in a congressional primary election Wednesday, with officials working to count every last ballot before declaring a winner.


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