Tom Bergeron hosts a celebration of America's birthday, featuring fireworks and performances by Frankie Valli, Patti LaBelle, Jordin Sparks, Michael McDonald, Sara Evans, Kendall Schmidt, Kelli O'Hara and the National Symphony Orchestra led by Jack Everly. Composer John Williams also unveils a special arrangement of the "Star Spangled Banner" that features the Joint Armed Forces Chorus, Choral Arts Society of Washington and U.S. Army Herald Trumpets. From the West Lawn of the U.S. Capitol.
This WETA TV 26 production explores the history, mission and daily operations of Arlington National Cemetery, the final resting place for more than 400,000 Americans. This revered place honors the dead and brings great meaning to the living.Watch now →
Holley Watts reflects on her experience as a "Donut Dolly" — women who volunteered for a Red Cross program to provide a "touch of home" to American soldiers stationed in Vietnam.Watch video →
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