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Travellers walk through terminal 3 at O’Hare International Airport in Chicago. While driving remains the most popular form of transportation Thanksgiving travellers take, AAA expects just under 4 million people to fly to their holiday destinations. Photo Nam Y. Huh/AP
Re-enactors march away from the Old State House after a public reading of the US Declaration of Independence, part of July 4 Independence Day celebrations, in Boston, Massachusetts on Thursday.
A Marine on Tuesday closes the door to Marine One, carrying President Barack Obama, on the south lawn of the White House, Washington. Mr Obama is travelling to the New Jersey shore to survey rebuilding efforts in areas affected by last year’s Hurricane Sandy.