(Springfield, MA) — An anti-gay minister is running for governor of Massachusetts. Scott Lively of Springfield says his state needs a candidate who can articulate Biblical values. His campaign literature refers to abortion as murder, and says homosexuality is condemned by God. Lively is running as an Independent.
Federal authorities are stepping up security and asking Americans to be vigilant ahead of the holiday weekend.
The average purchase price rose by 4.9 percent, according to the latest figures.
Even the most patriotic among us can learn something from these little-known facts about Independence Day.
More than 40 million Americans are expected to hit the road for the long holiday weekend.