With flags across Turkey at half-staff and the nation observing a day of mourning, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan proclaimed the terror attack on Istanbul's airport "will not divide or split our country."
The Pennsylvania Senate has taken quick action on the House's just-passed budget bill, even though there's no clear resolution on how to pay for it a day before the state government's fiscal-year deadline.
A grand celebration of the nation's independence, WalletHub.com projects that American households will spend an average of $370.75 on Fourth of July 2016 festivities, up 7% from 2015. With Independence Day festivities in mind, WalletHub compared the 100 largest U.S. cities based on how well they balance holiday cost and fun, using 16 different metrics such as the duration of fireworks shows, average gas prices, weather forecasts and more. Here are the top 15 large cities for Fourth of July celebrations: