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For Obama, much tighter race than expected

Narrow loss threatens his momentum

Barack Obama was embraced by his wife, Michelle, after he conceded the primary to Hillary Clinton last night in Nashua. Barack Obama was embraced by his wife, Michelle, after he conceded the primary to Hillary Clinton last night in Nashua. (Yoon S. Byun/Globe Staff)
By Lisa Wangsness
Globe Staff / January 9, 2008

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NASHUA - Barack Obama conceded his first loss to Hillary Clinton last night, a defeat that shocked supporters who had grown confident in the final hours before the election, as polls had shown Obama well ahead of Clinton and on his way to his second-straight win. (Full article: 1126 words)

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