WASHINGTON – The fireworks display isn’t until this evening, but the National Mall is already coming to life.
Workers and police officers are gearing up for the Fourth of July celebration. Tens of thousands of people may turn out, but the heat and storms in the weather forecast may make the day’s events dangerous.
Tips for the Mall on the Fourth
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