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Dundalk Celebrates America At 80th Annual Fourth Of July Parade

It’s one of the largest and longest running Fourth of July parades in the country. It’s right in our own backyard, and Baltimore loves it.

07/04/2014

United States fans enjoy the atmosphere prior to the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Round of 16 match between Belgium and the United States (credit: Jamie McDonald/Getty Images)

17 World Cup Fans More Prepared For The Fourth Of July Than You

These World Cup fans have a leg-up on us all when it comes to showing their patriotism and we all need to take cues from their American ways. Here are 17 World Cup fans that are more prepared for the 4th of July than you:

07/03/2014

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Fourth Of July Travel: What To Expect And How To Prepare

With 41 million Americans expected to travel this year, highways and airports will be packed with travelers looking to take advantage of the 3-day weekend.

06/30/2014

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Best Places In America To Celebrate The 4th Of July

In celebration of Independence Day, several cities across the nation are hosting fun-filled activities by day and then concluding with spectacular pyrotechnic shows that can be viewed from miles away. Here are five of the best places in America to celebrate the Fourth of July

06/17/2014

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DIY July 4th Crafts For Your Backyard Party

Craft projects can be enjoyed by guests of all ages at your Independence Day cookout.

06/16/2014

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Your Ultimate Fourth Of July Party Guide

This CBS Local Ultimate Fourth Of July Party Guide will have you prepared for the best Independence Day since 1776.

06/12/2014

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Maryland SPCA: It’s Best To Keep Pets Indoors During Fireworks Displays

With more than 100 big fireworks shows scheduled in Maryland during the next few days, pet owners know this can be a challenging time.

07/04/2013

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WEATHER BLOG: July Fourth

We expect a hot and humid afternoon with a mixture of clouds and sunshine.

07/04/2013

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Williamsport, Md. Marks Independence Day With Civil War Twist

The western Maryland town of Williamsport is marking Independence Day with a Civil War twist.

07/04/2013

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Baltimore Celebrates Fourth Of July With Music, Fireworks

Baltimore is celebrating the Fourth of July with music and fireworks.

07/04/2013

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Americans Gather In Nation’s Capital For July 4th Festivities

Tourists and locals alike were staking out spots on the National Mall Thursday afternoon for a Fourth of July fireworks display and a patriotic concert featuring Barry Manilow and Neil Diamond.

07/04/2013

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Cumberland Fireworks Go On As Originally Planned

There’s good news in Cumberland for residents celebrating Independence Day: the annual fireworks show is back on at its original location.

07/04/2013

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