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Demonstrators burn a flag during a protest in Philadelphia, Tuesday, July 26, 2016, during the second day of the Democratic National Convention. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)

Sanders loyalists warn of party split after Clinton victory

Bernie Sanders loyalists warned that the Democratic Party could rupture over the nomination of Hillary Clinton after a volatile night that saw a large group of Sanders delegates and supporters exit the party's national convention to stage a sit-in at a nearby media tent. They rejected Sanders' call for unity ...

Former Democratic Presidential candidate, Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., walks off the stage after speaking to delegates during the first day of the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia , Monday, July 25, 2016. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)

Clinton wins historic nomination, says glass ceiling cracked

On a night awash in history, Hillary Clinton triumphantly became the first woman to lead a major American political party toward the White House, breaking through a barrier that painfully eluded her eight years ago. She put an electrifying cap on the Democratic convention's second night, appearing by video from ...

Former President Bill Clinton gives his thumb up after the first day of the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia , Monday, July 25, 2016. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)

Bill Clinton tells a love story to make his case for Hillary

There have been millions of words, decades of video and reams of commentary devoted to their story. It's been dissected, defended and decried at kitchen tables and on cable news, in tabloids and classrooms. But on Tuesday night, as millions of voters watched and with the political stakes as high ...

Takeaways: Glass ceiling shattered; 'change agent' hailed

Hillary Clinton became the first female presidential nominee of a major party, and her husband made a personal but forceful case for her to reoccupy the White House — this time from the West Wing. Delegates erupted in cheers as Hillary Clinton's primary rival, Bernie Sanders, helped make the nomination ...

Actor, Bryan Cranston speaks during a Airbnb Panel Discussion on Sharing Economy in Philadelphia, Tuesday, July 26, 2016, during the second day of the Democratic National Convention. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)

Nomination fatigue? Elizabeth Banks' jokes fall flat

Tough room, Elizabeth Banks. You could've heard crickets in the Democratic convention hall when the "Pitch Perfect" and "Hunger Games" actress attempted a joke or two in introducing a short video about Hillary Clinton. Delegates barely laughed or clapped. Nomination fatigue? Clinton had just received the party nod. Banks walked ...

Heated political debate spurs shooting at Cleveland bar

A heated argument over presidential politics turned violent at a bar in Cleveland, leaving one man with a gunshot wound to the leg. Cleveland.com reports (http://bit.ly/2af95Se ) the shooting at Winston's Bar came after two men — both bar regulars — started talking about the upcoming presidential election on the ...

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks during a campaign rally, Monday, July 25, 2016, in Winston-Salem, N.C. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)

The Latest: Clinton sees 'biggest crack' in glass ceiling

The Latest on the Democratic National Convention (all times EDT): 11:15 p.m. Hillary Clinton tells Democrats they've "just put the biggest crack in that glass ceiling" by nominating her for president. Clinton was speaking to the Democratic convention by satellite video, and offering this message to any little girls who ...

Ohio delegates Cynthia Cox deBoutinkhar, right, cries as Former Democratic Presidential candidate, Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., speaks during the first day of the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia , Monday, July 25, 2016. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)

Convention: Fox's news decisions, Bill Clinton's return

A look at the Democratic National Convention Tuesday through a media lens: It was an emotionally charged moment when mothers of black Americans killed in police-involved shootings took the stage to address the convention. Delegates chanted, "Black lives matter," and cameras caught tears streaming down the cheeks of some audience ...

Georgia holds runoff elections in congressional, state races

A former mayor in west Georgia won the Republican nomination to replace a retiring GOP congressman as runoff elections were held across the state Tuesday, which proved to be a bad night for three incumbent state lawmakers and the county chairman who brokered the Atlanta Braves' move to the suburbs. ...

The Latest: Voters turn against official over Braves stadium

The Latest on Georgia's runoff elections (all times local): 10:35 p.m. A county chairman is paying at the polls for brokering the Atlanta Braves' move to the suburbs. Unofficial returns posted by the Cobb County Board of Elections late Tuesday showed Tim Lee, the incumbent chairman of the Cobb County ...

A supporter of Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., holds up a protest sign in Philadelphia, Tuesday, July 26, 2016, during the second day of the Democratic National Convention. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)

Sanders loyalists bash Clinton nomination, clash with police

Bernie Sanders loyalists protested inside and outside the Democratic National Convention site and clashed with police on Tuesday after Hillary Clinton won the party's presidential nomination. Despite Sanders' calls for them to support Clinton, thousands of activists have taken to the streets during the convention this week to voice support ...

A stage hand adjusts the U.S. Flags on stage before the start of the second day of the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia , Tuesday, July 26, 2016. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)

Clinton, Dems put gun control at center of convention stage

With mothers of police violence victims on the stage and anti-gun protesters in the streets, Hillary Clinton and Democrats are giving gun control and efforts to curb police violence a starring role at their summer convention. A group of women who have lost children to gun violence or after contact ...

Supporters of Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., listens during a rally near City Hall in Philadelphia, Tuesday, July 26, 2016, during the second day of the Democratic National Convention. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)

The Latest: Israeli flag set on fire outside of convention

The Latest on the protests and rallies on the second day of the Democratic National Convention (all times local): 10 p.m. Protesters have set an Israeli flag on fire and chanted "long live the intifada" outside of the Democratic convention site. A woman wearing a black bandanna on her face ...

Stage is reflected on a glass window on the suite level at Wells Fargo Arena as Timmy Kelly sings the national anthem before the start of the second day session of the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia, Tuesday, July 26, 2016. (AP Photo/John Locher)

102-year-old delegate casts Arizona ballots for Clinton

Jerry Emmett was born before women gained the right to vote in America, so it's fitting she announced that the Arizona delegation was casting 51 of its 85 votes for Hillary Clinton for president. Clinton is in line to become the first woman to be nominated for president of a ...

FILE - In this July 1, 2016 file photo, a ruby star on the Kremlin's Nikolskaya Tower is reflected in a window glass of GUM department store in Red Square in Moscow, Russia. Experts who’ve followed the leak of Democratic National Committee documents say they believe the party’s claim that Moscow had a hand in the hack, lending weight to the extraordinary allegation that the Kremlin is trying to tamper with the U.S. presidential contest.  (AP Photo/Ivan Sekretarev, File)

'Anything's possible' _ Obama points to Russia on DNC hack

Russia may have been behind the leak of hacked Democratic National Committee documents, President Barack Obama said Tuesday in his first public comments on the breach. Asked whether Moscow was trying to influence the presidential election, Obama said, "Anything's possible." Obama, who traditionally avoids commenting on active FBI investigations, broke ...

Former Democratic Presidential candidate, Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., walks off the stage after speaking to delegates during the first day of the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia , Monday, July 25, 2016. (AP Photo/John Locher)

10 Things to Know for Wednesday

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Wednesday: 1. HILLARY CLINTON WINS HISTORIC NOMINATION Primary rival Bernie Sanders helps make the choice official — an important show of unity for a Democratic Party trying to heal deep divisions. 2. WHICH GLASS ...

Indiana Lt. Gov. Eric Holcomb discusses the state's fiscal condition following the close of Fiscal Year at the Statehouse in Indianapolis, Monday, July 25, 2016. Holcomb is Gov. Mike Pence's pick to take his place as the Republican candidate for governor following his withdrawal to become Donald Trump's vice presidential running mate. The Republican state committee will meet to pick the replacement Tuesday. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy)

Indiana GOP panel backs Gov. Pence's preferred successor

Indiana Republican leaders selected Lt. Gov. Eric Holcomb on Tuesday to replace Gov. Mike Pence on the November ballot, backing the governor's preferred successor over two members of Congress who also sought the nomination when Pence withdrew to become Donald Trump's running mate. After a private meeting, the 22-member Indiana ...

Supporter for former Democratic Presidential candidate, Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., John Stanley from DeForest, Wis., yells as he and other Sanders supporters react during the first day of the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia, Monday, July 25, 2016. (AP Photo/John Locher)

Favored by Obama, TPP deal draws ire at Dem, GOP conventions

It's 30 chapters long and almost nobody has read it, but the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal is the unlikely villain at both political conventions. In Philadelphia this week, opponents interrupted Democratic National Convention speakers with chants of "No TPP" and expressed relief that Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton opposed it. ...

Democratic vice presidential candidate Sen. Tim Kaine, D-Va., left, talks with friends as he has breakfast at a diner in Richmond, Va., Tuesday, July 26, 2016. (AP Photo/Steve Helber)

VIEWER GUIDE: Can Barack Obama top his wife in Philly?

Can Barack Obama top his wife? The president takes to the mic at the Democratic convention on Wednesday, two days after Michelle Obama wowed delegates with her forceful defense of Hillary Clinton. Running mate Tim Kaine and Vice President Joe Biden are in the lineup, too. Some things to watch ...

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks during a campaign rally, Monday, July 25, 2016, in Winston-Salem, N.C. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)

The Latest: Bill Clinton honoring Hillary's milestone

The Latest on the Democratic National Convention (all times EDT): 7 p.m. Former President Bill Clinton is honoring his wife Hillary Clinton as she becomes the first woman in the United States to be the presidential nominee of a major party. The former president writes on Twitter, "So proud of ...

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