By SARAH PARNASSAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - One word could describe visitors to the Capitol Fourth Concert Wednesday night: sweaty.
Despite high temperatures and the threat of thunderstorms, thousands of visitors from across the continent took part in
AOL.COM - Fourth of July is one of those holidays that's especially loud and boisterous, thanks in large part to the thundering cracks, booms, and pops of fireworks displays showering over community parks and backyards. While it might be fun for families to watch, enduring a fireworks show
By BRIDGET MURPHYAssociated Press
ESSEX, Mass. (AP) - With a river basin view that mesmerizes, out-of-towners might miss the tree trunks stacked along the street by Harold Burnham's shipyard. But locals see these mounds of mostly white oak for what they are: the building
By JULIE PACEAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama marked the Fourth of July by welcoming two dozen U.S. service members as newly-sworn American citizens, saying the contributions they have already made dramatize the need for Washington to achieve
By ADAM SCHRECKAssociated Press
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) - Etihad Airways, the fast expanding Abu Dhabi carrier, said Wednesday its strategy of partnering with overseas airlines helped drive a sharp quarterly rise in passenger numbers and sales.
By KEN THOMASAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - It's the kind of trip President Barack Obama relishes - one that plays to his natural political abilities by taking him outside of Washington to mix it up with Americans in small towns and casual settings.
By MATTHEW BARAKATAssociated Press
MOUNT VERNON, Va. (AP) - George Washington never had air conditioning, but he knew how to keep cool: a mansion with lots of windows elevated on the banks of a wide, rolling river and lots of ice cream, maybe with a little brandy
AMARILLO, Texas (AP) - A JetBlue Airways pilot who left the cockpit during a flight and screamed about religion and terrorists has been found not guilty by reason of insanity, and a federal judge ordered him sent to a mental health facility for further examination
By STEPHEN BRAUNAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - For nearly 15 years, Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney's financial portfolio has included an offshore company that remained invisible to voters as his political star rose.
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