July 4

Police Urge National Mall Crowd to Take Shelter During StormU.S. Park Police are urging visitors on the National Mall to seek shelter in museums and federal buildings as a thunderstorm moves through the area.
How to Get Around D.C. for Fourth of JulyIf you're heading down to D.C. for the Fourth of July holiday, here are the best way to avoid delays and traffic.
40 New Citizens Welcomed in Baltimore CeremonyOfficials in Baltimore have welcomed 40 new citizens with a special naturalization ceremony on the Fourth of July.
O Say Can You Breathe? Fireworks Pollute Air, Study SaysJuly Fourth fireworks fill the skies across the nation with more than sparkling bursts of color. They spew pollution, too.
US Embassy In Jakarta Moved July 4 Celebration Ahead One Month For RamadanThe U.S. Embassy in Jakarta moved its Fourth of July celebrations up one month to June 4 – last Thursday – in order to avoid offending Muslims during the fasting month of Ramadan.
5 Most American Things to Do on July 4thThere are many ways to celebrate our nation's independence from British rule, established on July 4, 1776, but these are the five most American ways to celebrate this joyous date in American history.
Guide: Fireworks on the National MallIf you're planning on going to the National Mall Friday night to party like it's 1776, this guide has everything you need to know before you go.
Man Gets 107 Years in Slaying at D.C. Cookout A District man has been sentenced to 107 years in prison for fatally shooting a teenager at a July 4 cookout.
DIY July 4th Crafts For Your Backyard PartyCraft projects can be enjoyed by guests of all ages at your Independence Day cookout.
Schumer: Immigration Bill Will Pass Senate By July 4A senator guiding an immigration overhaul bill through Congress says he wants the Senate to pass the measure by July 4 and predicts as many as 70 votes in support.
AAA Expects Holiday Travel To Skyrocket The Weekend Following July 4AAA says more Marylanders are expected to travel away from home next week for the July 4th holiday.
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