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NEW YORK | Americans celebrate July 4 with fireworks, parades, salutes

NEW YORK — With backyard barbecues and fireworks, Americans are celebrating Independence Day by participating in time-honored traditions that express pride in their country’s 242nd birthday. But this quintessential American holiday will also be marked with a sense of a United States divided for some — evidenced by competing televised events in the nation’s capital. … Continue reading NEW YORK | Americans celebrate July 4 with fireworks, parades, salutes