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Fireworks like these may not be happening as often as they used to. Dimitrios Kambouris/Getty Images hide caption

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Fourth of July fireworks canceled and delayed due to worker shortage

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Alyosha Levstein's father was a prominent jazz musician who played with Duke Ellington, and his grandfather was a beatnik in St. Petersburg who recorded several albums. Jon Kalish hide caption

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How Russian musicians are raising money for Ukraine

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Mahayana Landowne, of Brooklyn, N.Y., wears a "Lady Justice" costume as she marches past the Supreme Court during a protest for abortion rights on June 30, 2022, in Washington, D.C. Jacquelyn Martin/AP hide caption

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EPA Administrator Michael Regan says the Supreme Court's ruling is a setback for the agency. Joshua Roberts/Getty Images hide caption

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The EPA prepares for its 'counterpunch' after the Supreme Court ruling

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"This will help a lot of single parents out there," Daisy Hohman, a Minnesota mother whose tax refunds were garnished after her three children were placed in foster care, says of the change in federal guidance. Meg Anderson/NPR hide caption

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Simone Biles poses wearing her bronze medal from balance beam competition during artistic gymnastics at the Summer Olympics on Aug. 3, 2021, in Tokyo. President Biden will present the Presidential Medal of Freedom to Biles and 16 others at the White House next week. Natacha Pisarenko/AP hide caption

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The number of new pilots entering the industry is below the demand. Nelson Almeida/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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In the wake of the overturning of Roe v. Wade last Friday, abortion-rights activists continue to fight against laws restricting access to abortion. Chandan Khanna/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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Natalie Paredes, left, and Oscar Gomez in 1992, two years before his death. Courtesy of Natalie Paredes hide caption

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Details of a Chicano activist's mysterious death are unraveled in a new podcast

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The new rules will help people get upfront cost estimates for about 500 so-called "shoppable" services, meaning medical care they can schedule ahead of time. DNY59/Getty Images hide caption

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Republican Reps. Mary Miller of Illinois, left, and Lauren Boebert of Colorado appear at a Save America rally with former President Donald Trump at the Adams County Fairgrounds on June 25, 2022, in Mendon, Ill. Michael B. Thomas/Getty Images hide caption

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The Christian Right is winning in court while losing in public opinion

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