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SIEM REAP, CAMBODIA - JULY 02:  A mine detection rat is given banana as a reward after successfully identifying an inactive mine on July 2, 2015 in Siem Reap, Cambodia. The Cambodian Mine Action Center (CMAC) working with the Belgian NGO APOPO has recently begun testing the feasability of using large mine detection rats from Tanzania to help clear fields of mines and unexploded ordnance in one of the most bombed and mined countries in the world.  (Photo by Taylor Weidman/Getty Images)

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Fourth of July fireworks over the nation’s capital

Washington is full of red, white and blue as Americans celebrate Independence Day.

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