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DECLARATION OF INDEPENDENCE

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Declaration of Independence Signer Being Remembered

A signer of the Declaration of Independence is being remembered with a granite memorial stone and bronze plaque.

GENERIC JEWELRY

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$1,000 Reward Offered in Norridgewock Jewelry Theft

A $1,000 award is being offered for information leading to the arrest and conviction of whoever broke into a Norridgewock home in April and stole about $10,000 worth of jewelry.

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Owner of Maine Inn Made $900,000 Through Essay Contest

State police say the owner of a Maine inn who held an essay contest to give away her business made more than $900,000 through the endeavor

GENERIC POND SKIMMING

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Maine Teen in Critical Condition After Pond Rescue

A 16-year-old boy is in critical condition at a Maine hospital after being rescued from a pond.

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Houlton, Maine, Agricultural Fair Under Way on Canada Border

Northern Maine residents are celebrating the four-day Houlton Fair in this city by the Canadian border.

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Maine Police to Step up Road Enforcement on Holiday Weekend

Maine State Police are getting ready to use unmarked cruisers, additional troopers and aircraft for traffic enforcement during the Independence Day holiday weekend.

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Home prices climbing steadily amid stronger demand

The average purchase price rose by 4.9 percent, according to the latest figures.

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Ex-NFL player tackles overgrown field for kids

Reggie McKenzie has been hosting a youth football camp for more than 40 years but when his namesake field near Detroit became neglected, McKenzie did what he's always done: he tackled it.

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Ice cream around the world

I scream, you scream, we all scream for ice cream!

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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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‘The Boss’ joins a Beach Boy onstage

East met West as the Jersey Shore musician jammed with California legend Brian Wilson.

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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.

Patriotic Music

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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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TOP 10: Countdown the hottest songs this week

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The top 10 songs from the Billboard Hot 100 chart for the week ending July 4.

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See what’s new on Netflix this month

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Are you over fireworks and cookouts? Stay inside and binge on these movies and shows that are now showing on Netflix.

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Mayweather, Pacquiao, Perry among the ‘best paid’ celebrities

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Musicians and athletes dominate the world's highest-paid celebs, according to the latest rankings.

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Celebrate safely with these fireworks tips

Since Independence Day falls during the work week, members of St. Richard Catholic Church celebrated the holiday on Sunday, June 30, 2013, with a picnic-style outing complete with fireworks that could be seen throughout the northeast Jackson, Miss. neighborhood. The long streamers were recorded in a 13-second time exposure. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)

Don't be one of the thousands of Americans injured by fireworks on July Fourth. Stay safe and have a happy holiday!

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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.