July 4

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38 Become Citizens In July 4 Ceremony

Thirty-eight people became U.S. citizens Monday in the annual Independence Day naturalization ceremony at the William Paca House and Gardens, the historic home of an American Founding Father.



Child Shot During Baltimore Fireworks Celebration

Thousands gathered downtown Monday night to celebrate the red, white and blue. But among the peaceful celebration, violence broke out.


Bernadette Woods

BLOG: Happy Birthday, America!

Happy Birthday United States!


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D.C. Marks July Fourth With Parade, Fireworks

Americans from across the country were gathering under heavy security Monday at the National Mall for the annual Fourth of July fireworks display, part of a holiday celebration that also included a parade and other events across the city.



Metro Providing Extra Service On July Fourth

Metro says it is providing extra rail service on July Fourth for people attending celebrations on the National Mall and a Washington Nationals game.


Tim Williams

BLOG: July 4 Forecast

A quick look at the radar this morning tells you all you need to know… expect a good deal of shower activity today with scattered thunderstorms and little in the way of sustained sunshine.



State Fire Marshal Warns About Hazards Of Illegal Fireworks

Leave the fireworks to the professionals. That’s the message from the Maryland fire marshal as we get ready to celebrate our country’s birthday.



Md. Police Prepare For Holiday Weekend Traffic

Maryland State Police say extra troopers will on duty over the July 4th weekend to help keep traffic moving smoothly and safely on the state’s highways.