Happy Independence Day News, Photos, Videos and Tweets

Pandemic or not, hot dogs eaten, records broken on New York's Coney Island - Reuters Africa

A global pandemic could not stop Coney Island's venerable Fourth of July hot-dog eating competition from going ahead on Saturday, or its reigning men's and women's champions from setting new records in their respective divisions.

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1:00pm PDT - July 4th, 2020

'Growing pains are good': Matthew McConaughey calls on America to reflect, other celebs criticize July 4th holiday

Some celebrities are speaking out about the July 4 holiday and encouraging people to look at it through a critical lense.

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10:20am PDT - July 4th, 2020

Biden evokes MLK and George Floyd in Fourth of July message

Biden's video message came hours after President Trump accused protesters who have pushed for racial justice of engaging in a "merciless campaign to wipe out our history."

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9:56am PDT - July 4th, 2020

Staying Apart, Together: How to have a happy 4th of July, however you can

How to celebrate Independence Day safely, an activity for vacation-hungry kids and coping tips from readers.

happy independence day - USA Today
8:00am PDT - July 3rd, 2020

A look at the daily routine of Benjamin Franklin, who didn't always follow his own 'early to bed, early to rise' advice

  • Benjamin Franklin left behind detailed writings about his typical daily routine, including specific times for reading, working, and tidying up his residence. 
  • His schedule varied over the years — as did his commitment to some of his own popu…

    happy independence day - Business Insider
    6:31am PDT - July 2nd, 2020

The Queen and Donald Trump talk on phone ahead of US Independence Day

Mr Trump wished the Queen a happy birthday and they discussed the pandemic, the White House says.

happy independence day - BBC News
1:04am PDT - July 1st, 2020

High-quality daycare is too expensive. Government subsidies are making it worse.

By the time available government child care assistance is divided among families who qualify, checks are so small daycares can barely make ends meet.

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2:00am PDT - June 28th, 2020

Poland begins voting in presidential election delayed by pandemic

Incumbent President Andrzej Duda is running for re-election that could weaken the country's right-wing government.

happy independence day - Al Jazeera English
11:42pm PDT - June 27th, 2020

The goal of independence: One footy fan's dream home a long way off for others

Tyson Turner-Thomas is about to finally move into his purpose-built house, blocks away from his beloved footy field, but hundreds more people with disabilities are living in aged care homes.

happy independence day - ABC News (AU)
12:54pm PDT - June 21st, 2020

Celebrating the New Tri-Circle-D Ranch, Home to Heritage and Happy Horses

With the phased reopening of our Disney Resort hotels at Walt Disney World Resort, we’re excited to welcome guests back to the campground with a fresh new barn at Tri-Circle-D Ranch. Our animal care team continues to take great care of our horses, and are thr…

happy independence day - ABC News
8:00am PDT - June 21st, 2020

The Autonomous Astronauts Association (2015)

The story of the Autonomous Astronauts Association, which fought military-corporate control of space through dance parties.

happy independence day - Vice News
9:34pm PDT - June 3rd, 2020

'House of Cards' teaser sees Claire Underwood addressing the nation

"Happy Independence Day"

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2:12am PDT - July 5th, 2018

Trump hails 'American heroes' who helped US win independence

STERLING, Va. (AP) — President Donald Trump wished America a happy Fourth of July holiday Wednesday and reserved special praise for the "American heroes" whose sacrifice he said helped the nation win her independence 242 years ago. Trump tweeted a short video…

happy independence day - Associated Press
10:44am PDT - July 4th, 2018

RT @ASJBaloch: Instead of wishing #EidMubarak to the people Balochistan, please wish Baloch Happy Independence Day. On 11th August 1947 Ba…

Sanatan (@Hariniramaya)
10:20am PDT - August 11th, 2019

RT @Pratyangira1: To all my Balochistanee friends! Happy Independence Day to you all. Keep fighting,you will be winner one fine day! #Baloc

Alok Ojha (@true_wisdom9)
10:19am PDT - August 11th, 2019

RT @Bakchod_Tango: Happy independence day baloochistan Let's pledge together to help baloch people Let's make sure they get justice #Bal

Alok Ojha (@true_wisdom9)
10:18am PDT - August 11th, 2019

RT @ASJBaloch: Instead of wishing #EidMubarak to the people Balochistan, please wish Baloch Happy Independence Day. On 11th August 1947 Ba…

TruthSpeaker (@BitchSwara)
10:17am PDT - August 11th, 2019

RT @ArtofLiving: This Independence Day, free yourself from all the negative emotions that are ready to pounce on you any minute. Learn all…

Sharada Dwivedi (@shardadwivedi)
10:17am PDT - August 11th, 2019

RT @ASJBaloch: Instead of wishing #EidMubarak to the people Balochistan, please wish Baloch Happy Independence Day. On 11th August 1947 Ba…

sheo narain (@sheonarainb)
10:17am PDT - August 11th, 2019

RT @ArtofLiving: This Independence Day, free yourself from all the negative emotions that are ready to pounce on you any minute. Learn all…

Ashok Narayanan (@ashokdn)
10:16am PDT - August 11th, 2019

RT @ArtofLiving: This Independence Day, free yourself from all the negative emotions that are ready to pounce on you any minute. Learn all…

Pushkaraj Gangapure (@PSGangapure)
10:16am PDT - August 11th, 2019

RT @ZeenabBaloch: Happy Independence day! #Balochistan got freedom from British rule on 11August 1947.We became a Free Nation! But within 9…

logical thinker (@murthykp)
10:16am PDT - August 11th, 2019

Happy Independence day #BalochistanDay #Balochistan #Baloch @KarimaBaloch @Zarina_Baloch https://t.co/tz9Bjkx2B6

Namaste Bharat (Kashmir ❤️) (@SudhirK42257827)
10:15am PDT - August 11th, 2019

#11AugustBalochistanDay Happy Independence Day to all my #Balochistan brothers n sisters ... I hope ur nation get recognized by the world soon...

satyajit dutta (@DuttaDutta77)
10:14am PDT - August 11th, 2019

RT @Space_Station: It's a star spangled space station! Wherever you may be celebrating, @Astro_Christina and @AstroHague send Independence…

Bobbie Coleman (@RoseLightHarbor)
10:21am PDT - July 20th, 2019
RT @don_gutierrez: Happy Independence Day! https://t.co/MWliQa8dNY

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LE Taylor (@DutchessDella5)
10:14am PDT - July 20th, 2019
RT @CockyColombians: Happy Independence Day Colombia

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Bianca (@biancaagiovanna)
10:13am PDT - July 20th, 2019
RT @CockyColombians: Happy Independence Day Colombia

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Abbey Lorena (@abbey_lorena)
10:13am PDT - July 20th, 2019
RT @CockyColombians: Happy Independence Day Colombia

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Valerie (@roavx_)
10:13am PDT - July 20th, 2019
RT @CockyColombians: Happy Independence Day Colombia

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Krishtine (@Krishtinee)
10:12am PDT - July 20th, 2019

RT @JimCarrey: Wishing you all a happy Independence Day. Looking forward to a time when we actually have it back. #REPEALSB277 :^}

azizzitouni (@Azizzitoun27)
6:32pm PDT - June 2nd, 2019

RT @SenaitTV: Thank you so much to Louisville’s tight-knit Eritrean community for inviting me to celebrate Independence Day this weekend. W…

Elias Amare (@eliasamare)
6:23pm PDT - June 2nd, 2019

https://t.co/DzIApmnGBO [video] Happy Independence Day - Maldives

recapitulated (@recapitulated)
6:15pm PDT - June 2nd, 2019

Happy Independence Day Philippines - June 12, 2019! https://t.co/Y6i46dM76l

edgar taccad (@taccadei)
5:19pm PDT - June 2nd, 2019