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Third Place | Multiple PhotosJerry Wolford, News & RecordAs election returns were tallied, Democratic Sen. Kay Hagan supporters stood stunned, in tears, and consoling each other. Republican Thom Tillis narrowly defeated the incumbent Hagan in the North Carolina U.S. Senate race. The tight race was one of the most closely watched campaigns of the 2014 election season. The race was also the most expensive in history, with spending expected to top $100 million.

Third Place | Multiple Photos

Jerry Wolford, News & Record

As election returns were tallied, Democratic Sen. Kay Hagan supporters stood stunned, in tears, and consoling each other. Republican Thom Tillis narrowly defeated the incumbent Hagan in the North Carolina U.S. Senate race. The tight race was one of the most closely watched campaigns of the 2014 election season. The race was also the most expensive in history, with spending expected to top $100 million.