Independence Day (United States)
Federal holiday in the United States
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Melania Trump statue near her hometown in Slovenia removed after vandals set it on fireAn unusual wooden sculpture of first lady Melania Trump near her hometown in Slovenia was set on fire by vandals on the night of Fourth of July.
Protesters demand body-cam video after man shot, killed by Phoenix policeA local protest group organized a protest Sunday night after video emerged appearing to show a fatal Phoenix police shooting on the Fourth of July.
A Tennessee dog becomes Fourth of July hero, helps alert owner to a house fire next door"Roux" began frantically barking at the door. There was a fire at the neighbor's — a blaze started by consumer fireworks, according to fire officials.
A white man, woman vandalized a Black Lives Matter mural on July 4, called racism 'a leftist lie,' California police sayPolice are looking for two white people who vandalized a Black Lives Matter mural in downtown Martinez, California, on the Fourth of July.
Fourth of July fireworks show turns for the worse into massive explosionA Fourth of July fireworks show in Brownwood, Texas went horribly wrong as the fireworks exploded and caused the dock to catch on fire.
Flocks of people head to the beach for Fourth of July weekendCrowds flock to beaches during July 4th weekend as some states ease coronavirus restrictions.
Kanye West announces on Fourth of July he's running for president of the United StatesKanye West sent out a tweet on Independence Day calling for a "unified vision" as he announced he's running for president in 2020.
Coronavirus updates: Trump, America celebrate Independence Day weekend amid COVID-19 surgeFourth of July weekend festivities were winding down Sunday after a day of crowded beaches and a night of fireworks that drew large crowds. Latest news.
Kanye West tweets he's running for president in 2020, Elon Musk offers 'full support'Kanye West tweeted on Independence Day that he's running for president in 2020. "We must now realize the promise of America," he wrote.
President Donald Trump hosts Independence Day celebration at White HousePresident Trump and First Lady Melania Trump welcomed visitors to the White House's South Lawn to celebrate the Fourth of July.
Florida boaters head out to celebrate 4th of JulyThe of Fourth of July restrictions didn't stop boaters from heading out in Palm Beach County, Florida. (July 4)
Independence Day 2020: Fourth of July festivities around the USAmid the coronavirus pandemic, Americans gathered to celebrate Independence Day on July 4.
Coronavirus updates: Some beaches closed, fireworks canceled as states fear Fourth of July crowdsBackyard gatherings have been of special concern to some health officials heading into the Fourth of July weekend.
Nathan's Famous Hot Dog Eating Contest: Time, TV info for Fourth of July competitionJoey Chestnut and Miki Sudo are the favorites again for Saturday's fan-less Nathan's Famous Hot Dog Eating Contest.
Trump accuses protesters who tear down statues of wanting to 'wipe out our history' in Fourth of July speechTrump condemned protesters for the removal of monuments while announcing he would sign an executive order to establish a new park.
Florida boaters head out for the holiday weekendThe U.S. is headed into the Fourth of July weekend with many parades and fireworks displays canceled and several other restrictions, but it hasn't stopped boaters from heading out to sandbars in Palm..
Protesting U.S. Immigration Policies, Artists Aim for the SkyThis Independence Day, 70 artists are having messages of solidarity and defiance typed in the sky to highlight the plight of immigrants held in detention centers.
For This Fourth of July, Officials Say Celebrate Freedom by Staying HomeAs the nation staggers toward a holiday weekend during the coronavirus pandemic, health officials are pleading with residents to not make a bad situation worse.
What hotels, tourism will look like in Southwest Florida over the Fourth of JulySouthwest Florida will see a quieter Fourth of July holiday weekend due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Paleologos on the Poll: First we couldn't talk politics at Thanksgiving. Now, the 4th?Even on the Fourth of July: In the new USA TODAY/Suffolk Poll, how Americans perceive their own country is delineated along party lines.
Live Coronavirus Updates: U.S. Enters Holiday Weekend With Record CasesThe United States set a single-day case record for the fifth time in a little over a week. Heading into the Fourth of July holiday, officials warn residents to stay home.
White House is central to DC July 4th celebrationsFor more than two centuries the White House has always played a central role in the Independence Day celebrations for the nation's capital. (July 2)
Wisconsin county limits bar service amid virusOfficials are closing indoor service at bars in Madison as the Fourth of July weekend approaches and as the number of reported coronavirus cases accelerate, many involving young people in Wisconsin's..
How to safely celebrate the 4th of July during a pandemicHere's how to celebrate the Fourth of July during the coronavirus pandemic including how to watch fireworks while social distancing.
DC cautious amid virus as feds ready July 4thThe District of Columbia is preaching caution and urging area residents to practice social distancing as the federal government readies the Fourth of July celebrations, which include a military flyover..
Amid protests and a pandemic, what does it mean to be American in 2020?This Fourth of July, American pride is at a 20-year low. Anti-racism protests and the pandemic have created divisions around national identity.
A Nostalgic Look at Fourth of July Celebrations of YesteryearViewed now in the midst of a pandemic, these archival Independence Day photographs — showing large crowds, close contact and communal celebrations — elicit an added measure of nostalgia.
In CA: A Fourth of July to remember (but not because you did anything cool and fun)Tune your TV sets to PBS for the annual Fourth of July extravaganza, because big firework displays and parties are, for now, a thing of memories. And see how coronavirus cases are tracking in your ZIP..
Fourth of July fireworks came early to New York thanks to Macy's secret displaysMacy's has staged several secret fireworks displays across New York up until the Fourth of July to keep crowds from gathering during the pandemic.
Coronavirus updates: Los Angeles, Florida counties to close beaches for July 4th weekend; WHO warns 'worst is yet to come'; 126K US deathsLos Angeles and several Florida counties will close its beaches for Fourth of July weekend. The WHO issued a warning about the disease. Latest news.
Fireworks sales are booming nationwide due to COVID-19. Will sparklers sell out before Independence Day?The next COVID-19 shortage could be fireworks. With cities nationwide canceling Independence Day public displays, sales of fireworks are booming.
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Independence Day: UK's queen agrees grandson Harry, wife Meghan can exit senior royal roleQueen Elizabeth has reluctantly agreed to her grandson Prince Harry and his wife Meghan's wish for a more independent future after the British royal family held crisis talks on Monday to resolve a..
Happy Fourth of July, from Face the NationHost Margaret Brennan wishes all Face the Nation viewers a happy Fourth of July holiday.
Afghanistan blasts wound dozens on Independence DayA series of bombings struck restaurants and public squares on Monday in the eastern Afghan city of Jalalabad, wounding at least 66 people, officials said, as the country marked the 100th anniversary of..
In Kashmir's main city, only a few celebrate India's Independence DayIndia tightened security on Thursday in disputed Kashmir, sealing off many roads with barbed wire in the main city of Srinagar, as government officials and security forces held an Independence Day..
Pakistan PM accuses India of planning military action in KashmirPakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan used an address celebrating Independence Day on Wednesday to accuse India of planning military action in the disputed Kashmir region that has long been a flashpoint..
Indonesia says militant's arrest reveals plots, new Islamic State linksIndonesian police said on Tuesday a suspected militant arrested last week was plotting Independence Day bomb attacks and they suspect he was part of a network behind violence in the Philippines that..
Couple throws "MAGA" weddingThe Fourth of July wedding in Michigan was decorated in red, white, and blue – and guns were a main accessory
Ex-convict charged with stabbing Arizona teen to death over rap musicA newly released ex-convict who stabbed a teenager to death at an Arizona convenience store on Independence Day, later telling police he had felt threatened by the boy's rap music, was charged with..
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Starbucks execs meet with Tempe police after cops were asked to leave storeStarbucks is apologizing to an Arizona police department after six officers were apparently asked to leave a store on the Fourth of July. This was because a customer said the officers made him feel..
Anchorage hits 90 degrees as record-breaking heatwave hits AlaskaAmerica's coldest state was one of the hottest on the Fourth of July and scientists are sounding the alarm. Anchorage, Alaska, hit a record 90 degrees on the holiday. With the summer sun beating down..
YouTube software engineer injures 8 in drug-induced Fourth of July rampage, police sayBetai Koffi's alleged drug-induced rampage in Bodega Bay brought a violent end to eight people's Fourth of July, California authorities said.