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# Fourth of July

Last year
# Illinois
Fourth of July parade suspected gunman planned the attack for weeks, US police say
Emergency officials said around two dozen people, including children, were treated for gunshot injuries.
All time
# Fourth of July
Quiz: How much do you know about the Stars and Stripes, stars, and stripes?
It is the Fourth of July, after all.
# Fourth of July
Biden says all US adults to be eligible for Covid jab from 1 May in national address
In an address to the nation last night, Biden said Americans may have a “truly special” independence day this year.
# Fourth of July
Trump to begin Independence Day weekend with fireworks display at Mount Rushmore
Trump is expected to speak at the event, which has issued 7,500 tickets to watch fireworks.
# President's Orders
Explainer: Why have Trump's Fourth of July plans annoyed so many people?
Celebrations in Washington usually go off without the involvement of the president in a bid to leave politics outside patriotism.
# Fourth of July
Nike pull controversial US flag shoe design after complaint by Colin Kaepernick - report
The Wall Street Journal say the former NFL star considered the Betsy Ross flag an ‘offensive symbol because of its connection to an era of slavery’.
# 6 of the best
6 of the best... hot dog recipes for the Fourth of July
From the classic loaded dog to an Icelandic twist – and there’s even a vegan version.
# twinkies
8 extremely disappointing snacks from America we all lusted after as kids
These sweets should be INDEPENDENT from our lives.
14 Instagrams from Taylor Swift's 4th of July party that are totally rubbing it in
# f*ck yeah america
11 very important gifts America gave to Ireland
Happy Fourth of July.
# Fourth of July
Man dies after trying to launch a firework off the top of his head
The man was celebrating the fourth of July.
# goals
22 Instagrams from Taylor Swift's 4th of July party to completely sicken you
Jealous? Us?
# romantic meal
Champ Joey Chestnut proposes to girlfriend, eats 61 hot dogs, wins Nathan's contest
It’s a Fourth of July tradition.
# gas tickets
Irish people are celebrating a different kind of Independence Day today...
…and are all making the exact same joke about it.
# Dan Rooney
In pics: Adorable on the Fourth of July
President Higgins may have competition for the most loveable elderly statesman in the Phoenix Park…
# Om nom nom
Happy 4th July: here’s a slideshow of US presidents stuffing their faces
Barack Obama loves ice cream, and George Bush is a divil for ribs…
# pro bono
Blind man is pro Bono after being given onstage pass
U2 invites fan to play with them during Fourth of July concert – and sends him home with a guitar.
# Fourth of July
Fourth of July: Celebrations in Dublin, Limerick... and Moneygall
Fireworks and barbeques are traditional Fourth of July celebrations in the US but what are we doing in Ireland?
# Fourth of July
10 things you didn’t know about the Fourth of July
It’s America’s birthday! Or is it? Well, not quite… some facts you might not have known about Independence Day.