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September 7, 2012
J. Applewhite photo

President Barack Obama stands on stage after addressing the Democratic National Convention in Charlotte, N.C., on Thursday, Sept. 6, 2012.

Jae Hong photo

President Barack Obama is joined on stage by first lady Michelle Obama, left, their children Malia and Sasha, right, on the final day of the Democratic National Convention in Charlotte, N.C., Thursday, Sept. 6, 2012.