The Big News Of The DayNo, not Independence Day. Besides, Independence Day was three days ago (well, for Canadian readers--go, Canada!).
The big news of the day is that the Higgs-Boson particle has been found. And there was great rejoicing. Of course, on every "news" website it's twenty links below coverage of who won the July 4th hot dog eating contest. Discouraging.
Here's the article: CERN confirms existence of new particle consistent with Higgs boson.