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AP Top Political News at 1:41 a.m. EDT

Clinton promises steady hand in dangerous world
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Promising Americans a steady hand, Hillary Clinton cast herself Thursday night as a unifier for divided times, an experienced leader steeled for a volatile world. She aggressively challenged Republican Donald Trump's ability to do the same....

AP FACT CHECK: Misfires in Hillary Clinton's speech
WASHINGTON (AP) -- In her speech accepting the Democratic nomination, Hillary Clinton wrongly implied Donald Trump has proposed banning Islam in America and sketched out a plan for defeating Islamic State militants that merely mirrors what the U.S. is already trying to do....

This time, an adoring He looks on as She accepts nomination
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- This time, Bill Clinton was the adoring spouse, smiling and clapping when the cameras cut away from the candidate in the spotlight....

Clinton speech draws mixed reaction on cable news
A look at the Democratic National Convention through a media lens:...

Takeaways: Clinton's big moment wraps up convention
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- It was a moment America had never seen: a woman accepting a major party's nomination for president....

The Latest: Trump slams Clinton over 'radical Islam'
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- The Latest on the Democratic National Convention and 2016 presidential campaign. (all times EDT):...

AP EXPLAINS: Long history of women running for president
It's been read, written and said countless times in the last few days: Hillary Clinton is the first woman to claim a major party's presidential nomination....

Minority Dem delegates frustrated with 'Bernie or Bust'
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- As most Democrats rally around Hillary Clinton, the lingering "Bernie or Bust" movement is stirring frustration at the party's convention among delegates of color, who say they're upset at the refusal of the Vermont senator's most fervent backers to fall in line....

Clinton using convention to send message to wary GOP voters
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Long a lightning rod on the right, Hillary Clinton is making a targeted appeal to Republicans who challenge Donald Trump's claim to the conservative mantle and fear his possible presidency....

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar needles Trump: 'I'm Michael Jordan'
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Pro basketball Hall of Famer Kareem Abdul-Jabbar needled Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump with humor Thursday and then skewered him with seriousness....