July 4th is a time to celebrate America. It's also a time to honor veterans and military personnel for their service to their country. Here's a look at the best July 4th deals and discounts for veterans and active-duty military on Independence Day.
Advance Auto Parts
The company is offering 10 percent off regularly priced items for in-store purchases to customers who serve or have served in the military.
Veterans Advantage members enrolled in VetRewards are eligible for special discounted offers on movie tickets at AMC Theatres.
Bass Pro Shops
Bass Pro Shops is offering active military, veterans, retirees, National Guardsmen and Reservists a 5 percent discount every day. ID required, exclusions apply.
All military veterans get a 10 percent discount on the Fourth of July. There's also a year-round 10 percent discount for active duty personnel, reservists, retired or disabled veterans and immediate dependents.
Lowe's offers 10 percent off eligible purchases every day to active military and vets.
The restaurant is offering 20 percent off to former and active military, as well as firefighters and police officers, now through Wednesday. Servicemen and women, firefighters, police officers and first-responders receive a 10 percent discount every day.
The company is offering a 15 percent discount on paints, stains and painting supplies to those serving in the military and veterans. The discount is also extended to the spouse of those individuals.
Benjamin Franklin nailed it when he said, "Fatigue is the best pillow." True story, Benny. There's nothing like pushing your body so far past exhaustion that you'd willingly, even longingly, take a nap on a concrete slab.
U.S. Coast Guard Petty Officer 2nd Class Karl Munson pilots a 26-foot boat while Petty Officer 2nd Class Gabriel Diaz keeps an eye on a boarding team who is inspecting a 79-foot shrimp boat in the Gulf of Mexico, off the coast of New Orleans, La., on April 27, 2005
Radio transmissions to the U.S. Coast Guard are usually calls for help from boaters, but one captain got on the radio recently just to say thanks to the men and women who are currently working without pay.
DOVER AIR FORCE BASE, Del (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump traveled to Dover Air Force Base in Delaware on Saturday to receive the remains of four Americans killed in a suicide bombing in northern Syria.
Trump, locked in a battle with congressional Democrats that has led to a nearly month-long partial government shutdown, announced his trip via a pre-dawn tweet, saying he was going "to be with the families of 4 very special people who lost their lives in service to our Country!"