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Updated: July 17, 2019 @ 12:16 pm
Top photos of the day as selected by the Associated Press.
Fireworks light up the night sky over the Gateway Arch and Old Courthouse as part of an Independence Day celebration Thursday, July 4, 2019, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)
Joey Chestnut stuffs his mouth with hot dogs during the men's competition of Nathan's Famous July Fourth hot dog eating contest, Thursday, July 4, 2019, in New York's Coney Island. (AP Photo/Sarah Stier)
A person watches Independence Day fireworks celebrations from the Liberty Memorial Thursday, July 4, 2019, in Kansas City, Mo. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)
Russian President Vladimir Putin holds a joint press conference at the Chigi palace with Italian Premier Giuseppe Conte (not in picture) after their meeting, in Rome, Thursday, July 4, 2019. Putin emphasized historically strong ties with Italy during a one-day visit to Rome that included a meeting with Pope Francis. (AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia)
Two and a half year old Zacky Kaplan rides his scooter while draped in the American flag as he makes his way along the parade route during the Santa Monica Fourth of July Parade on Thursday, July 4, 2019 in Santa Monica, Calif. (AP Photo/Richard Vogel)
A man rides his bike on a land road as the sun rises in the outskirts of Frankfurt, Germany, Thursday, July 4, 2019. (AP Photo/Michael Probst)
Fireworks light up the sky above the Brooklyn Bridge during Macy's Fourth of July fireworks show Thursday, July 4, 2019, in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)
Models for Fendi present the Fall-Winter 2019-2020 collection 'The dawn of Romanity' during a couture runaway show in front of Rome's Colosseum,Thursday, Jul. 4, 2019. The show is meant to pay homage to fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld who passed away early this year at 85, ending his 54-year tenure with the luxury brand. (AP Photo/Domenico Stinellis)
President Donald Trump applauds during an Independence Day celebration in front of the Lincoln Memorial, Thursday, July 4, 2019, in Washington. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
President Donald Trump, first lady Melania Trump, Vice President Mike Pence and Karen Pence and others stand as the US Army Band performs and the US Navy Blue Angels flyover at the end of an Independence Day celebration in front of the Lincoln Memorial, Thursday, July 4, 2019, in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)
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