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It was the flag that Rick Monday rescued from the two men that tried to light it afire in the Dodger Stadium outfield 40 years ago Monday.
(Los Angeles Times - Tennis, )

Apple lit social channels afire Monday with news out of its developers conference -- new operating systems for its phone, watch, TV and a new Mac system.
(UPI - Business News, )

A man who pleaded guilty to setting afire a CVS store in Baltimore in April riots after the death of Freddie Gray was sentenced to 48 months in prison, CBS Baltimore is reporting.
(USA Today - National, )

The American Civil Liberties Union of Louisiana says a man has been unconstitutionally arrested in Lafayette on a charge of desecrating the American flag by setting one afire and tearing up another.
(Fox News - U.S., )

Thomason — well-known for being Bill Clinton’s longtime friend — has been nominated for multiple Emmy and Directors Guild Awards for his hit TV shows, which included Designing Women, Evening Shade, and Hearts Afire.
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

A 35-year-old sparkling water is suddenly afire with U.S. consumers largely because of what it doesn’t contain: calories, sweeteners, sodium or anything artificial, tapping into growing concerns about sugary and diet soft drinks.
(The Wall Street Journal - U.S. Business, )

An incendiary film that takes off like a house afire, "'71" is a tense thriller from Britain that so adroitly joins physical intensity, emotional authenticity and political acuity that you may find yourself forgetting to take a breath.
(Kenneth Turan in Los Angeles Times - Entertainment News, )

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