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Somali-American wins Minneapolis council seat

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MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Voters in Minneapolis have sent a Somali-American to their city council for the first time, a sign of the immigrant community's growing strength in the city.

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Abdi Warsame took 64 percent of the vote in Tuesday's election, well ahead of incumbent Robert Lilligren.

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