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Maine woman receives aunt's letter 83 years after it was mailed

A long-lost letter is finally delivered  to an address in Maine-- 83 years later. Talk about getting lost in the mail!

Reigning hot dog champ chows down 61 franks after getting engaged

Joey "Jaws" Chestnut, reigning king of the world's most famous hot dog eating contest, may have had an extra boost of confidence Friday. With a hug and kiss, his girlfriend of three years accepted his marriage proposal.

Joan Rivers jokes Obama is gay, first lady is transgender

  Who needs Fourth of July fireworks when you have Joan Rivers around?

Sirius XM fires 'Opie & Anthony's' Anthony Cumia for racist tweets

 "Opie & Anthony" has been cut in half.

5 mosquito bite myths debunked

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What the Founding Fathers ate on 4th of July

Many Americans will serve up hot dogs and hamburgers this Fourth of July, maybe top it all off with some all-American apple pie and ice cream. But marking our nation's independence didn't always revolve around the grill.

How our 4th of July soundtrack was created

American music borrows from American history, and on the Fourth of July pretty much every one finds a tune where they can sing along.

Why many war vets avoid the Fourth of July

Phoenix, AZ (KPHO) -- For most Americans, the Fourth of July is about fun and fireworks. But for many U.S. military veterans dealing with post traumatic stress disorder it's hard to celebrate.

Man loses phone in OKC, incredibly gets it back from Japan

CHICKASHA, OR (KFOR) -- A local man has his phone back after it traveled halfway around the world. Kevin Whitney says he lost his iPhone last October.

2 men try to take ATM out of Atlanta area store

McDonough, GA (WGCL) -- Two men used a truck to crash into a metro Atlanta store and attempted to pick up and carry out an ATM.