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Photos: July Fourth celebrations across the country

Fireworks, floats and flags are everywhere as the nation emerges from the Covid-19 pandemic.

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Residents Of San Diego, California Celebrate The 4th Of July Holiday Weekend

CALIFORNIA

Sarah Hetrick and her daughter Ellie wait for the Fourth of July Parade on July 3, 2021 in Coronado, Calif.

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Image: A person wears U.S. regalia to celebrate Independence Day at the Nathan's Famous Fourth of July Hot Dog-Eating Contest held at Maimonides Park in New York City

NEW YORK

A woman celebrates Independence Day at the Nathan's hot dog eating contest held at Maimonides Park in New York on July 4.

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WASHINGTON

A visitor flies a kite near the Washington Monument on the National Mall on July 3.

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Residents Of San Diego, California Celebrate The 4th Of July Holiday Weekend

CALIFORNIA

A large flag is carried the Fourth of July Parade on July 3, 2021 in Coronado, Calif.

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PENNSYLVANIA

Selena Schneider, 4, of Clairton, jumps in the air out of excitement as the annual Fourth of July parade passes, on July 3, in Canonsburg, Pa.

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MISSOURI

Fireworks silhouette a statue of a Native American scout on a bluff overlooking downtown Kansas City, Mo., on July 3.

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MICHIGAN

The Fourth of July fireworks show in Grand Rapids, Mich., on July 3.

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NEW YORK

Hot dogs are prepared for the 2021 Nathan's Famous hot dog eating contest in New York on July 4.

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Image: Nathan's Famous Fourth of July Hot Dog Eating Contest, in Brooklyn, New York City

NEW YORK

Joey Chestnut celebrates after winning the Nathan's Famous Hot Dog Eating Contest, in Brooklyn, N.Y., on July 4.

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NATURALIZATION FOURTH OF JULY

VIRGINIA

Alexandru Stepan holds his son, Daniel, 4, during a naturalization ceremony in Mount Vernon, Va., on July 4.

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Americans Celebrate Fourth Of July Across The Nation

PENNSYLVANIA

A woman wearing patriotic clothes participates in a parade on July 4 in Pottstown, Pa.

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MISSOURI

Spectators watch fireworks from a park in Kansas City, Mo., on, July 3.

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WASHINGTON

President Joe Biden, first lady Jill Biden, their daughter Ashley Biden and granddaughters Finnegan and Naomi pose for a picture during a celebration of Independence Day in Washington

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WASHINGTON

Fireworks illuminate the sky above the Lincoln Memorial on the National Mall during Independence Day celebrations.

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LAS VEGAS

Fireworks explode over the Las Vegas Strip during a 4th of July Fireworks show.

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NEW YOURK CITY

A child holds a U.S. flag as she watches the Macy's Fourth of July fireworks in New York City.

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