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The World in Pictures: See the 10 Best Photos of the Week

The World in Pictures: See the 10 Best Photos of the Week

Originally posted 07/07/2014 07:00AM

July 4th, Wimbledon and other breathtaking images from around the globe

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Stolen American Flag Returned to 9/11 Firefighter's Family

Thief Returns Deceased 9/11 Firefighter's Flag with Apology

Originally posted 07/07/2014 08:30AM

An American flag stolen from the family of a firefighter killed on Sept. 11 has been returned with a note that says: "I am so sorry, I had no idea."

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PHOTOS: How Taylor Swift Spent the 4th of July

Inside Taylor Swift's 4th of July Weekend with Jaime King, Lena Dunham & More Famous Friends

Originally posted 07/06/2014 01:30PM

Taylor Swift spent the 4th of July with her star-studded friendship circle – and their Instagrams and Tweets prove girls really do just want to have fun.

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Watch an Extreme Close-Up of Fireworks, Courtesy of a Drone

Watch What Happens When a Drone Flies into Fireworks

Originally posted 07/05/2014 03:55PM

Sure, fireworks look amazing as you gaze on them from afar, but this video, which was shot in May but is making the rounds over the Fourth of July weekend, shows how much more awesome they are when you get very, very close.

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Jewel Celebrates Holiday with Soon-to-Be-Ex Ty Murray

Jewel Celebrates Fourth of July with Soon-to-Be-Ex Ty Murray, Posts Instagram Photo

Originally posted 07/05/2014 03:40PM

They may be "undoing" their marriage, but Jewel and her husband Ty Murray, who announced their split on Wednesday, are working on an amicable divorce.

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Inside Jessica Simpson's Pre-Wedding Barbecue

Inside Jessica Simpson's Pre-Wedding Barbecue

Originally posted 07/04/2014 07:30PM

Dig in! Jessica Simpson is kicking off her wedding weekend with a red, white and blue July 4 barbecue.

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What Is Your State's Favorite 4th of July Song?

Spotify Assembles Map of Every State's 4th of July Song

Originally posted 07/04/2014 07:00AM

What's Independence Day without music? Whether it's a Sousa march, or simply a repeated, tone-deaf "U-S-A!" chant, Americans love adding music to a holiday, and the 4th is no exception.

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How to Make a Surprise-Inside Flag Cake for the 4th of July

How to Make a Surprise-Inside Flag Cake for the 4th of July

Originally posted 06/30/2014 11:00AM

Slice into this dessert to find hidden red, white and blue!

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20 American Flag-Themed Foods to Make for the Fourth of July

20 American Flag-Themed Foods to Make for the Fourth of July

Originally posted 06/28/2014 05:00PM

Get patriotic with everything from homemade candy bars to colorful Jell-O shots

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Throw a Simply Chic Fourth of July Party with Celebrity Event Planner Sharon Sacks

Throw a Simply Chic Fourth of July Party with Celebrity Event Planner Sharon Sacks

Originally posted 06/28/2014 10:55AM

Make your bash the best on the block!

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