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Bet you didn’t know: Fun facts about the Fourth

Even the most patriotic among us can learn something from these little-known facts about Independence Day.

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Filmmakers bet on ‘Monopoly’ movie

SANTA MONICA, Calif. (AP) — “Monopoly” is going Hollywood. Lionsgate says it will turn the classic board game into a…

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18 All-American movies for Independence Day

Enjoy the holiday weekend with some classic American cinema.

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Stronger economy, cheap gas means more people on the road

More than 40 million Americans are expected to hit the road for the long holiday weekend.

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‘Fatal Attraction’ coming to the small screen

The 1987 thriller starring Michael Douglas and Glenn Close is set to be adapted for the small screen.

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7 songs for your 4th of July playlist

Celebrate the 4th of July the way our founding fathers intended: with an epic playlist.

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Watch Channing Tatum bust a move … or 7

The "Magic Mike" star knows how to get down.

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Car jumps open drawbridge

Talk about distracted driving!

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Leonard Nimoy’s son making documentary about life with Spock

The actor's son is making a documentary about his father and his beloved "Star Trek" character.

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5 ways to save money on your summer road trip

While a domestic road trip might appear like an affordable alternative to traveling abroad, costs can easily spiral out of control.

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U.S. files formal extradition request for 7 FIFA officials

U.S. officials are looking into alleged bribery worth more than $100 million involving high-ranking officials at soccer's world governing body.

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TV Land ditches the ‘Dukes’

Re-runs of the '80s sitcom "Dukes of Hazzard" are off the air amid controversy over portrayals of the Confederate flag, which is notably featured on the show's "General Lee" vehicle.

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Deadheads get nostalgic before final Grateful Dead shows

After the death of lead guitarist Jerry Garcia in 1995, the surviving four members say they will end The Grateful Dead's 50-year run this weekend.

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Campaign highlights stress of fireworks on combat veterans

For hundreds of thousands of veterans with post-traumatic stress disorder, symptoms can be worsened by the cracks and thunder of celebratory fireworks.

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Exhibit takes fans inside ‘Hunger Games’

With hundreds of costumes, props, photos, and interactive displays, "The Hunger Games: The Exhibition" brings fans into the dystopian, post-apocalyptic nation of Panem.

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Are airlines colluding to keep fares high?

The U.S. Department of Justice is investigating whether airlines worked together illegally to keep airfares high by signaling plans to limit flights.

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NBA: Love, Butler among free agents agreeing to stay put

Two of the biggest names in the free agent market, cut the suspense and agreed to deals to remain with their teams.

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Japan to face U.S. in World Cup Final

An injury time own goal from England defender Laura Bassett put Japan into the World Cup final with a 2-1 victory, setting up a title rematch with America.

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All clear at D.C. Navy Yard after reported shooting

The facility was placed on lockdown but police determined there was no shooting and no threat to the public.

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WATCH: The origin of fireworks

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The history behind the July Fourth firecrackers that mark our Independence Day celebrations.

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Miami judge recognizes suspect as middle school classmate

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A man charged with burglary is moved to tears when he realizes he went to middle school with the judge assigned to his case.

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This cat doesn’t care about your yoga pose

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This adorable cat has mastered the art of passive aggressive protest.

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Car jumps open drawbridge

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Talk about distracted driving!

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Deadheads get nostalgic before final Grateful Dead shows

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After the death of lead guitarist Jerry Garcia in 1995, the surviving four members say they will end The Grateful Dead's 50-year run this weekend.