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PBS NewsHour | U.S. Observes Sultry Fourth of July | PBS

Duration: 03:26
Program: PBS NewsHour #10364
Broadcast Date: Jul. 4, 2012

Heat and hardship didn't stop Americans from celebrating Independence Day on Wednesday with parades, barbecues and fireworks. But prolonged power outages, record high temperatures and wildfires made it a challenging Fourth of July for many. Gwen Ifill reports.

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Post Date: July 4, 2012