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Fourth of July

In a Sunday, July 1, 2012 photo, Spud Byrd, of Bowling Green, Ky., paints a star on a 300-foot by 600-foot American flag in the front yard of Robert and Doris Burr's home in Bowling Green, Ky. Burr, with Ken Cardwell, has been pairing the huge flag for 10 years. Cardwell said this year is the last one for the familiar July Fourth sight. (AP Photo/Daily News, Joe Imel)

Celebrating the Fourth of July

Americans across the country celebrate Independence Day.