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Celebs born on the Fourth of July
From a president to a poet to a couple of crooks, several prominent Americans — including first daughter Malia Obama — share their birthday with that of the nation. Find out who in our special slide show.
The Statue of Liberty then and now
A gift from France, the Statue of Liberty has stood over New York Harbor since 1886. See photos from its original construction through its reopening almost 8 years after the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks.
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Festive, star-spangled Fourth of July finds
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Cartoons: Laughing on the Fourth of July
Get in the spirit of ’76 with these lighthearted looks at Independence Day 2010.