Last week five newspaper staffers were killed at work. Today the survivors are marching "to help Annapolis heal."
The Fourth of July, or Independence Day, is what Americans know best, but 14 other patriotic events occurred over the years on the same day.
Joey Chestnut will eat to defend his world record title and Nathan's Famous hot dog eating competition title.
"It's Fourth of July weekend, or, as I call it, Exploding Christmas."