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WSJ What's News

The Wall Street Journal

Business, Business News, News & Politics

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Top stories. Timely insights. From business and markets to politics and breaking news, stay informed on the news you need to know throughout your day with WSJ journalists and notable influencers.

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More People Plan to Celebrate July 4th This Year

July 4th, 2016

Episode 610 of 1386 episodes

A survey by the National Retail Federation finds more Americans plan to celebrate today, July 4th. The NRF's Ana Serefin Smith says that works out to around 214 million people, up around one and a half percent from last year. On average, they're seen spending around the same amount as a year ago on barbecues and picnics.

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