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Published: Thursday July 04, 2013 06:00 AM EDT

2013

'CLOSE' CALL

An enthusiastic Usher prepares to bring the gavel down during Wednesday's visit to the New York Stock Exchange, where he rang the closing bell to commemorate the Macy's 4th of July Fireworks show, which he helped produce.