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By the numbers: The Democratic and GOP political conventions

4:30 pm Jul. 30, 2016

The four-day Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia ended Thursday. The four-day Republican National Convention occurred in Cleveland the week before, July 18-21. Here’s how they matched up in a few categories.*

*Compiled by AJC staffer Isaac

Democratic convention roundup day 4: Baited

5:00 am Jul. 29, 2016

She embraced the wonkiness, acknowledging that she is not an orator like her husband or the current Oval Office holder, but Hillary Clinton can fight. After Katy Perry delivered a ‘Roar,’ Clinton spoke over intermittent protests to deliver

DNC 2016: Read the text of Hillary Clinton’s acceptance speech

11:27 pm Jul. 28, 2016

PHILADELPHIA — Below is the text of Hillary Clinton’s speech, as prepared for delivery, Thursday night at the Democratic National Convention, where she accepted the party’s nomination for president.

“Thank you! Thank you for that amazing welcome.


A Muslim American challenges Trump

9:52 pm Jul. 28, 2016

Captain Humayun S. M. Khan graduated from the University of Virginia and enlisted in the U.S. Army. In 2004, a vehicle packed with explosives drove into the gate of his compound in Baqubah, Iraq.

Khan, 27,