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America welcomes July 4 with hot dogs, cool music, cold beer

As the nation gears up to celebrate America's birthday, here are some Fourth of July highlights from around the country:...
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Eager eaters weigh-in ahead of NYC July 4 hot dog contest

NEW YORK (AP) -- Contestants have hit the scales ahead of the annual July Fourth hot dog eating contest at Coney Island's Nathan's Famous....
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Who's John Jay? Scholars urge new look at forgotten founder

KATONAH, N.Y. (AP) -- The inner circle of founders has been set for as long as anyone can remember - Washington, Jefferson, Adams, Franklin, Hamilton and Madison....
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66 riders safely evacuated after 400-foot Ferris wheel stops

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) -- A technical crew with The Orlando Eye safely evacuated all 66 stranded riders from the largest Ferris wheel on East Coast, an incident that shut down the attraction that towers 400 feet over central Florida, authorities said....
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Hundreds of Arizona inmates to be moved following riot

KINGMAN, Ariz. (AP) -- About 700 inmates at an Arizona prison were being moved to new locations Friday after disturbances on consecutive days left their housing units uninhabitable....
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Opinion Poll

KQV/Trib Total Media Listener Poll
Do you think Heinz Field would make a good venue to host the NFL's Super Bowl? <More Info>

Yes:
No:
Yes:
67%
No:
33%
Total Votes: 24

Yesterday's Poll

KQV/Trib Total Media Listener Poll
Will the President's plan to make more salaried Americans eligible for overtime pay be good for the U.S. economy?

No:
92%
Yes:
8%
Total Votes: 8,322