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The Fourth of July

The Empire State Building is seen behind the Macy's 4th of July Firework Show in Manhattan. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly

The Empire State Building is seen behind the Macy's 4th of July Firework Show in Manhattan. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly

The Empire State Building is seen behind the Macy's 4th of July Firework Show in Manhattan. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly
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People watch fire works explode at the Lincoln Memorial in celebration of 241st anniversary of the Declaration of Independence in Washington. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts

People watch fire works explode at the Lincoln Memorial in celebration of 241st anniversary of the Declaration of Independence in Washington. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts

People watch fire works explode at the Lincoln Memorial in celebration of 241st anniversary of the Declaration of Independence in Washington. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts
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Two female members of the Kwahamot Waterski Team hold American flags as they pass the audience during the team's Independence Day waterski show in Tomahawk, Wisconsin. REUTERS/Gabriela Bhaskar

Two female members of the Kwahamot Waterski Team hold American flags as they pass the audience during the team's Independence Day waterski show in Tomahawk, Wisconsin. REUTERS/Gabriela Bhaskar

Two female members of the Kwahamot Waterski Team hold American flags as they pass the audience during the team's Independence Day waterski show in Tomahawk, Wisconsin. REUTERS/Gabriela Bhaskar
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Deb Settle comes up for air while competing in the Mile-High Key Lime Pie Eatin' Contest in Key West, Florida. 

Rob O'Neal/Florida Keys News Bureau/via REUTERS

Deb Settle comes up for air while competing in the Mile-High Key Lime Pie Eatin' Contest in Key West, Florida. Rob O'Neal/Florida Keys News Bureau/via REUTERS

Deb Settle comes up for air while competing in the Mile-High Key Lime Pie Eatin' Contest in Key West, Florida. Rob O'Neal/Florida Keys News Bureau/via REUTERS
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Christian Jacobs, whose U.S. Marine father, Christopher, was killed in a training exercise, waits in the rain for remarks by President Trump to military families who have gathered for a Fourth of July picnic on the South Lawn of the White House prior. REUTERS/Mike Theiler

Christian Jacobs, whose U.S. Marine father, Christopher, was killed in a training exercise, waits in the rain for remarks by President Trump to military families who have gathered for a Fourth of July picnic on the South Lawn of the White House...more

Christian Jacobs, whose U.S. Marine father, Christopher, was killed in a training exercise, waits in the rain for remarks by President Trump to military families who have gathered for a Fourth of July picnic on the South Lawn of the White House prior. REUTERS/Mike Theiler
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People watch the Macy's 4th of July Firework Show from Brooklyn in New York City. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly

People watch the Macy's 4th of July Firework Show from Brooklyn in New York City. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly

People watch the Macy's 4th of July Firework Show from Brooklyn in New York City. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly
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People watch the Macy's 4th of July Firework Show from Brooklyn. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly

People watch the Macy's 4th of July Firework Show from Brooklyn. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly

People watch the Macy's 4th of July Firework Show from Brooklyn. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly
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People watch the Macy's 4th of July Firework Show from Brooklyn. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly

People watch the Macy's 4th of July Firework Show from Brooklyn. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly

People watch the Macy's 4th of July Firework Show from Brooklyn. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly
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Fireworks explode over the U.S. Capitol, the Washington Monument and the Lincoln Memorial (R) in celebration of the 241st anniversary of the Declaration of Independence and the 4th of July holiday in Washington. REUTERS/Jim Bourg

Fireworks explode over the U.S. Capitol, the Washington Monument and the Lincoln Memorial (R) in celebration of the 241st anniversary of the Declaration of Independence and the 4th of July holiday in Washington. REUTERS/Jim Bourg

Fireworks explode over the U.S. Capitol, the Washington Monument and the Lincoln Memorial (R) in celebration of the 241st anniversary of the Declaration of Independence and the 4th of July holiday in Washington. REUTERS/Jim Bourg
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Beachgoers gather at Coney Island Beach on the Independence Day holiday in Brooklyn, New York City. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly

Beachgoers gather at Coney Island Beach on the Independence Day holiday in Brooklyn, New York City. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly

Beachgoers gather at Coney Island Beach on the Independence Day holiday in Brooklyn, New York City. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly
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The Empire State Building is seen behind the Macy's 4th of July Firework Show in Manhattan. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly

The Empire State Building is seen behind the Macy's 4th of July Firework Show in Manhattan. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly

The Empire State Building is seen behind the Macy's 4th of July Firework Show in Manhattan. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly
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People watch fire works explode at the Lincoln Memorial in celebration of 241st anniversary of the Declaration of Independence in Washington. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts

People watch fire works explode at the Lincoln Memorial in celebration of 241st anniversary of the Declaration of Independence in Washington. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts

People watch fire works explode at the Lincoln Memorial in celebration of 241st anniversary of the Declaration of Independence in Washington. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts
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President Trump concludes his remarks while First Lady Melania Trump applauds as they welcome military families who have gathered for a Fourth of July picnic on the South Lawn of the White House. REUTERS/Mike Theiler

President Trump concludes his remarks while First Lady Melania Trump applauds as they welcome military families who have gathered for a Fourth of July picnic on the South Lawn of the White House. REUTERS/Mike Theiler

President Trump concludes his remarks while First Lady Melania Trump applauds as they welcome military families who have gathered for a Fourth of July picnic on the South Lawn of the White House. REUTERS/Mike Theiler
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Balloons fly at the Lincoln Memorial before a fireworks show in celebration of the 241st anniversary of the Declaration of Independence in Washington. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts

Balloons fly at the Lincoln Memorial before a fireworks show in celebration of the 241st anniversary of the Declaration of Independence in Washington. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts

Balloons fly at the Lincoln Memorial before a fireworks show in celebration of the 241st anniversary of the Declaration of Independence in Washington. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts
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A man dressed as a clown greets onlookers at the 'Pow Wow Days Parade' during Independence Day celebrations in Tomahawk, Wisconsin. REUTERS/Gabriela Bhaskar

A man dressed as a clown greets onlookers at the 'Pow Wow Days Parade' during Independence Day celebrations in Tomahawk, Wisconsin. REUTERS/Gabriela Bhaskar

A man dressed as a clown greets onlookers at the 'Pow Wow Days Parade' during Independence Day celebrations in Tomahawk, Wisconsin. REUTERS/Gabriela Bhaskar
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A girl leaps into the air while watching a fireworks display, in celebration of the upcoming July 4 Independence Day, at Tod's Point in Greenwich, Connecticut. REUTERS/Adrees Latif

A girl leaps into the air while watching a fireworks display, in celebration of the upcoming July 4 Independence Day, at Tod's Point in Greenwich, Connecticut. REUTERS/Adrees Latif

A girl leaps into the air while watching a fireworks display, in celebration of the upcoming July 4 Independence Day, at Tod's Point in Greenwich, Connecticut. REUTERS/Adrees Latif
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A woman holds U.S. flags during a parade marking Independence Day in Deer Isle, Maine. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

A woman holds U.S. flags during a parade marking Independence Day in Deer Isle, Maine. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

A woman holds U.S. flags during a parade marking Independence Day in Deer Isle, Maine. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton
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A person jumps on a trampoline before Nathan's Famous Fourth of July International Hot Dog-Eating Contest at Coney Island in Brooklyn, New York City. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly

A person jumps on a trampoline before Nathan's Famous Fourth of July International Hot Dog-Eating Contest at Coney Island in Brooklyn, New York City. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly

A person jumps on a trampoline before Nathan's Famous Fourth of July International Hot Dog-Eating Contest at Coney Island in Brooklyn, New York City. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly
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A woman sun tans on the beach in Seaside Park, New Jersey. REUTERS/Mark Makela

A woman sun tans on the beach in Seaside Park, New Jersey. REUTERS/Mark Makela

A woman sun tans on the beach in Seaside Park, New Jersey. REUTERS/Mark Makela
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Winner Joey Chestnut competes in Nathan's Famous Fourth of July International Hot Dog-Eating Contest at Coney Island in Brooklyn, New York City. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly

Winner Joey Chestnut competes in Nathan's Famous Fourth of July International Hot Dog-Eating Contest at Coney Island in Brooklyn, New York City. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly

Winner Joey Chestnut competes in Nathan's Famous Fourth of July International Hot Dog-Eating Contest at Coney Island in Brooklyn, New York City. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly
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Local residents watch a fireworks display at Tod's Point in Greenwich, Connecticut. REUTERS/Adrees Latif

Local residents watch a fireworks display at Tod's Point in Greenwich, Connecticut. REUTERS/Adrees Latif

Local residents watch a fireworks display at Tod's Point in Greenwich, Connecticut. REUTERS/Adrees Latif
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A boy plays inside the Lincoln Memorial before a fireworks show in celebration of 241st anniversary of the Declaration of Independence in Washington. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts

A boy plays inside the Lincoln Memorial before a fireworks show in celebration of 241st anniversary of the Declaration of Independence in Washington. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts

A boy plays inside the Lincoln Memorial before a fireworks show in celebration of 241st anniversary of the Declaration of Independence in Washington. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts
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Boats are silhouetted as fireworks explode marking Independence Day in Stonington, Maine. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

Boats are silhouetted as fireworks explode marking Independence Day in Stonington, Maine. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

Boats are silhouetted as fireworks explode marking Independence Day in Stonington, Maine. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton
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A man dressed as a mermaid rides a horse during a parade marking Independence Day in Deer Isle, Maine. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

A man dressed as a mermaid rides a horse during a parade marking Independence Day in Deer Isle, Maine. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

A man dressed as a mermaid rides a horse during a parade marking Independence Day in Deer Isle, Maine. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton
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A girl holds a U.S. flag watching a parade marking Independence Day in Deer Isle, Maine. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

A girl holds a U.S. flag watching a parade marking Independence Day in Deer Isle, Maine. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

A girl holds a U.S. flag watching a parade marking Independence Day in Deer Isle, Maine. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton
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A person in a Tyrannosaurus Rex costume walks the 'Pow Wow Days Parade' route during Independence Day celebrations in Tomahawk, Wisconsin. REUTERS/Gabriela Bhaskar

A person in a Tyrannosaurus Rex costume walks the 'Pow Wow Days Parade' route during Independence Day celebrations in Tomahawk, Wisconsin. REUTERS/Gabriela Bhaskar

A person in a Tyrannosaurus Rex costume walks the 'Pow Wow Days Parade' route during Independence Day celebrations in Tomahawk, Wisconsin. REUTERS/Gabriela Bhaskar
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Michael O'Kane (R), 15, emerges from the ocean wearing patriotic swim trunks after surfing in Seaside Park, New Jersey. REUTERS/Mark Makela

Michael O'Kane (R), 15, emerges from the ocean wearing patriotic swim trunks after surfing in Seaside Park, New Jersey. REUTERS/Mark Makela

Michael O'Kane (R), 15, emerges from the ocean wearing patriotic swim trunks after surfing in Seaside Park, New Jersey. REUTERS/Mark Makela
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Independence Day decorations are sold at a supermarket in Manchester, New Jersey. REUTERS/Mark Makela

Independence Day decorations are sold at a supermarket in Manchester, New Jersey. REUTERS/Mark Makela

Independence Day decorations are sold at a supermarket in Manchester, New Jersey. REUTERS/Mark Makela
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People march during a parade marking Independence Day in Deer Isle, Maine. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

People march during a parade marking Independence Day in Deer Isle, Maine. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

People march during a parade marking Independence Day in Deer Isle, Maine. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton
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U.S. flags are displayed on the beach in Seaside Park, New Jersey. REUTERS/Mark Makela

U.S. flags are displayed on the beach in Seaside Park, New Jersey. REUTERS/Mark Makela

U.S. flags are displayed on the beach in Seaside Park, New Jersey. REUTERS/Mark Makela
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A couple walks towards the ocean in Seaside Park, New Jersey. REUTERS/Mark Makela

A couple walks towards the ocean in Seaside Park, New Jersey. REUTERS/Mark Makela

A couple walks towards the ocean in Seaside Park, New Jersey. REUTERS/Mark Makela
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