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Fourth of July Fireworks

Here's What To Watch This July 4th

The Huffington Post | Jessica Toomer | Posted 07.03.2014 | Entertainment

The Fourth of July may just be the most patriotic holiday of the calendar year. It's the day we celebrate our country's fight for freedom and independ...

A Sonic Story: Putting Together the Macy's Fourth of July Fireworks Show

Shoshana Greenberg | Posted 09.01.2014 | New York
Shoshana Greenberg

Friday night, my voice will be part of the chorus as the 38th Annual Macy's Fourth of July Fireworks erupt over New York City's East River and Brooklyn Bridge.

Best Spots To See Some Fireworks

Domino | Posted 08.26.2014 | Travel
Domino

Sometimes it's just not as simple as just looking up. Catch a big, bright display this Independence Day.

Best Hotels For Watching Fourth Of July Fireworks

Hipmunk | Posted 08.26.2014 | Travel
Hipmunk

Watching fireworks is an exhilarating, can't-miss Fourth of July experience, but finding a spot to watch them is not. Avoid the lines and hassle this year by booking a room in one of these prime viewing spots, where the luxury of watching the show from the comfort of your room is included.

9 Ways to Celebrate Independence Day in the Southwest

Pure Adventures Travel | Posted 08.17.2014 | Travel
Pure Adventures Travel

On July 4, the United States celebrates its 238th birthday. Whether the Fourth of July kicks off your summer vacation or just have the day off, here are nine great ways to celebrate our amazing country.

Shell Malfunction Happened At Multiple Fireworks Shows

AP | AMY TAXIN and GILLIAN FLACCUS | Posted 09.08.2013 | Los Angeles

SANTA ANA, Calif. — A fireworks company on Monday said bad fireworks appear to have caused a blast that injured more than three dozen people at ...

America's Best July 4th Fireworks Shows

HuffPost Live | Posted 07.04.2013 | HuffPost Live 321

Fourth of July Fireworks should be larger than life. As Independence Day rounds the corner for the 235th time, we decided to take a look at the bigges...

What To Watch This Fourth Of July Weekend

The Huffington Post | Laura Prudom | Posted 07.04.2013 | TV

Whether you celebrate July 4th with backyard fireworks, beach barbecues or a low-key day on the couch, chances are you'll encounter a television at so...

How Exactly Do Fireworks Work?

LiveScience | Adam Hadhazy | Posted 07.03.2013 | Science

About halfway between the comparatively sedate Memorial Day and Labor Day holidays, you can't miss the pyrotechnical gloriousness that is Fourth of Ju...

Eleazar David Melendez

Fireworks Sales Booming In 2013

HuffingtonPost.com | Eleazar David Melendez | Posted 07.03.2013 | Small Business

After Michigan allowed the sale of explosive airborne fireworks for the first time in 71 years last year, the Patriot Fireworks Company had to deal wi...

Fireworks! So Many Great Places To See Fireworks!

The Huffington Post | Erin Ruberry | Posted 07.03.2013 | DC

WASHINGTON -- While there are many Fourth of July events in Washington, D.C. scheduled for Thursday, not everyone wants to fight crowds on the Nationa...

Cuts Put Damper On Big Celebration

AP | JENNIFER C. KERR | Posted 07.01.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The Fourth of July won't have a patriotic boom in the sky over some military bases because budget cuts and furloughed workers also mean ...

'It Begins With A Spark'

AP | VERENA DOBNIK | Posted 08.30.2013 | New York

NEW YORK — What's new this Fourth of July? A happy face with a wink exploding over New York City as part of Macy's Fourth of July Fireworks 201...

Fireworks Are Too Scary For These Chicks

Reuters | Posted 08.28.2013 | Green

By Elaine Porterfield SEATTLE (Reuters) - Just because they're both emblems of American pride doesn't mean fireworks and bald eagles sh...

PHOTOS: The Country's Top Towns For Fireworks

Posted 07.03.2012 | Travel

Move over New York: The country's most fireworks-crazed cities may not be the ones you're picturing. Social check-in app Foursquare has mined its d...

Leigh Weingus

Regis Philbin Talks Reunion With Kathie Lee, Kelly's Co-Hosts & More!

HuffingtonPost.com | Leigh Weingus | Posted 06.22.2012 | TV

If you thought Regis Philbin called it quits when he left "Live! With Kelly" in November, think again. The longtime talk show host has quite a bit on ...

The Breakdown Of Firework Injuries (INFOGRAPHIC)

The Huffington Post | Chris Spurlock and Laura Hibbard | Posted 09.05.2011 | Home

Sustaining a painful injury is probably not a part of your ideal Fourth of July celebration. Yeah, it wasn't what almost 9,000 people imagined for t...

PHOTOS: Brilliant Fireworks Shine Over New York

The Huffington Post | Laura Hibbard | Posted 09.04.2011 | New York

Forget the barbecue and apple pie (or whatever food you eat to celebrate) -- everyone knows that the best part of the Fourth of July is the fireworks....

3-Day Weekend Plans: Fireworks, Arm Wrestling, Rooftop Bash

| Ashley Henshaw | Posted 08.28.2011 | Chicago

Budget cutbacks have led to the cancellation of Chicago’s city-run fireworks shows this year, including those at the Taste of Chicago. It's disappoi...

QUIZ: What Do You Know About Fireworks Safety?

The Huffington Post | Laura Schocker | Posted 08.28.2011 | Healthy Living

Setting off Fourth Of July fireworks can feel just as American as, well, that slice of apple pie you capped off the picnic with. According to one trad...

Budget Crunch Puts A Damper On Fourth Of July Celebrations

AP | JENNIFER C. KERR | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Expect fewer booms this July Fourth because of financial busts in some cities and towns. As many folks pack up picnics and head to...

Candy Fireworks For The 4th Of July! (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

Is there any better way to celebrate the 4th of July than by watching fireworks on the beach? Yes, watching candy fireworks on your computer. The peop...