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Police Seek Man Who Set Long Beach Resident’s American Flag On Fire

Police are seeking the public’s help in identifying a young man who took down an American flag that was flying outside a Long Beach residence and burned it in the street.


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Student Group Bans American Flag From Lobby At UC Irvine

The student government at University of California, Irvine has voted to ban display of the American flag — or any flag — from its lobby.


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Injured Afghanistan Vet Told She Can’t Fly American Flag At Apartment

Jen Elliot was shocked when she found a notice on her front door. It’s from her property management company asking her to remove an American flag from her balcony, along with some other items.


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American Flags Ripped Down Day Before Turlock Fourth Of July Parade

Vandals damaged about a dozen flags put up in downtown for Turlock’s big parade, jumping to pull the stars and stripes down with their weight, severely bending the poles.



Davis Man On Mission To Return American Flag To Rightful Owner

A memorial flag for a fallen hero turned up at an estate sale, and now the man who bought it there is on a mission to find its rightful owner.



Call Kurtis: Battered, Torn American Flag Removed In Time For Veteran’s Day

Day after day for two years, Mike and Jill Short have watched an empty storefront’s American flag get dirtier and increasingly worn, they said.


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Large American Flag Ripped Off In Grass Valley On Eve Of 9-11

One of the largest flags around Grass Valley has flown proudly on a busy street corner 24 hours a day, for years, but somebody cut it down on the eve of 9-11


Firefighters, veterans and civilians line up to add a stitch to the 9/11 flag at the Hines VA Hospital. (Credit:

9/11 Flag Repaired Across All 50 States

A flag that was all but destroyed at Ground Zero during the 9/11 attack was on display at the Illinois veteran’s hospital shorten after news of the terror leader’s death was announced.


Cody Alicea said he was surprised at the amount of attention he's received over the flag incident.

School Apologizes Amid National Flag Uproar

School officials apologized after finding themselves the target of national anger following the news that a student was told to remove an American flag from his bike.

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