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Former WWE wrestler wins primary for mayor in TN

Glenn Jacobs aka Kane from WWE fame wins TN primary. (Source: WWE) Glenn Jacobs aka Kane from WWE fame wins TN primary. (Source: WWE)
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WWE fans recognize the name Kane, but his real-life persona is making headlines following a Republican primary in Tennessee.

ABC-affiliate WATE reports that Glenn Jacobs won the primary for Knox County mayor by a margin of 17 votes, according to unofficial results.

The former wrestling superstar and insurance agent faced off against two county commissioners for the spot.

Read more about the political race here.

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