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Wednesday 31 May 2023 Dublin: 15°C

# 4 July

Last year
# 4 july shooting
At least six people dead after shooting at Chicago suburb's Fourth of July parade
Police said authorities were still searching for the suspect and called it an active incident.
Another 24 people have been taken to hospital to be treated for their injuries.
Police said a firearm has been recovered, but that authorities are still searching for the suspect.
Mayor of Highland Park Nancy Rotering says the community has been "terrorised by an act of violence that has shaken us to our core".
# Test Yourself
Quiz: Are these celebs American or Canadian?
Are these famous faces more Ice hockey or baseball? Maple syrup or apple pie?
All time
# fourth july
Trump attacks opponents as he promises to 'safeguard' American values
Trump echoed comments he’d made the day before at Mount Rushmore.
# 4 July
'We will not be terrorised': Donald Trump attacks protesters and 'cancel culture' at Mount Rushmore
Donald Trump accused Black Lives Matter protesters of trying to ‘wipe out our history’.
# Independence Day
'What a great country': Donald Trump praises US military and salutes America in 4 July speech
The US President avoided politics during his speech in Washington DC yesterday.
Quiz: How well do you know your American landmarks?
Tomorrow is America’s Independence Day. Time to put that hard-earned J1 knowledge to the test…
# Big News
Newsreader tricked into reading out her own marriage proposal on air
Would you not be MORTIFIED?
# Independence Day
7 intense feelings Irish people have about America
# New York
Three children dead after New York yacht capsizes
The children died after a yacht full of people watching fireworks capsized off Long Island on 4 July.