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Go Fourth! Your guide to the area's celebrations

The Fourth of July in the D.C. area has started off soggy but outdoor activities are still going on as planned. Our live blog has everything you need to know, whether you're looking to join the crowd at the Mall or RFK, or you want a smaller celebration outside of town. And there are fireworks near you wherever you live; we've got the list.

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Matt Stonie tops Joey Chestnut in hot dog eating contest

Matt Stonie shocked the competitive eating world Saturday by upsetting Joey “Jaws” Chestnut at the Fourth of July hot dog eating contest at Nathan’s Famous in Coney Island, thwarting Chestnut’s bid for a ninth straight victory.

Greek campaigns, neck and neck, reach dramatic finale

Voters are in a dead heat over whether to defy creditors and push for better repayment terms or essentially seek new political leadership to find a compromise.

Lobster rolls, Shake Shack corn dogs and more festive foods for the 4th

What are you eating this holiday weekend? From classic New England lobster rolls to kicked up condiments, we have the best recipes and ideas for the Fourth.

‘Terminator 5’ proves franchise needs to be terminated

Arnold Schwarzenegger promised ‘I’ll be back,’ but fans should say ‘Hasta la vista, baby.’

D.C. fan experience rankings

We can all argue which D.C. professional sports team is the best or most popular, but which is the best to watch in person as a fan?

SoBe apologizes for joke bottle cap

Some people got upset about the message under some SoBe caps that read, "Help me trapped in SoBe factory."

Have you visited the deep, dark web recently?

Federal Drive host Tom Temin says agencies will need to exploit the deep Web after the OPM data breach.

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