CHICAGO - Detroit voters elected businessman and former Pistons star Dave Bing over incumbent Kenneth Cockrel Jr. to serve out the mayoral term of Kwame Kilpatrick, while voters across Michigan and Ohio delivered a mixed bag of results on bonding measures on Tuesday's ballot.

Bing, a retired National Basketball Association hall of famer and political novice who ran as an agent of change, won by a 52-to-48% margin in the special election, which attracted light voter turnout.

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