Louis Zamperini

American war hero, World War II prisoner of war and olympian Louis Zamperini, center, was chosen as the Grand Marshal for the 2015 tournament of Roses, in Pasadena on Friday, May 9, 2014. Zamperini died on Wednesday, July 2, 2014. (Raul Roa / Staff Photographer / May 9, 2014)

Good morning, readers, and happy Independence Day! Today is Friday, July 4, 2014. Weather in the Glendale area is expected to reach a high of 86 degrees and a low of 67.

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