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Flags being stolen in Springfield

A Springfield couple is outraged over the theft of several American flags from their lawn. Full story

Prison escapee tackled by patriotic customer

   In this incredible caught-on-camera video, a man wearing a flag shirt tackles a prison escapee, holding him down and awaiting the arrival of police.

Salute From The Shore Planes fly along SC coast

Thousands of people were at the Isle of Palms today as several vintage aircraft, many in military paint, flew by as part of the annual Fourth of July Salute From the Shore. The planes fly along South Carolina's coast from Myrtle Beach to Hilton Head. Full story

Teacher accused of stomping on flag in classses

   The superintendent of a South Carolina school district is recommending that a teacher be terminated after allegedly throwing down the American flag and stomping on it in front of his classes. WIS’ Jennifer Emert reports.

Libyans gather to denounce terrorism

   There are two very different sentiments on the streets in Benghazi – demonstrators burning the American flag, and others who support the United States. NBC’s Ayman Mohyeldin reports.

Egypt protesters scale US embassy wall

   Protesters scaled the walls of the U.S. Embassy in Cairo and pulled down the American flag during a protest over what they said was a film produced in the United States that insulted the Prophet Muhammad. NBC’s Richard Engel reports.

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