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July 4th Fireworks

Everything You Need To Know About Fireworks

The Huffington Post | Khadeeja Safdar | Posted 07.03.2012 | Business

Nothing says Fourth of July like an enormous fireworks display, one that tops last year's crowd-pleaser and fills your body with pride. Sadly, that mi...

Fuming Fireworks

Ronnie Citron-Fink | Posted 09.02.2012 | Green
Ronnie Citron-Fink

Not only are fireworks a radiant feast for the eyes, but the loud, fiery tradition that delights adults and children from coast to coast is uniquely American. Could there possibly be a downside to fireworks?

Eagle Concerns Cause Cancellation Of July 4th Fireworks

AP | Posted 07.03.2012 | New York

NARROWSBURG, N.Y. -- Concerns over the welfare of bald eagles have led an upstate New York community to cancel its longtime July Fourth fireworks disp...

8 Patriotic Nail Tutorials! (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post | Posted 07.02.2012 | Teen

Feeling crafty? Try painting your nails with a patriotic print. Crazy nail art usually leaves us stumped, but these eight Fourth of July-themed tutori...

The Bombs Bursting - Everywhere!

Marlo Thomas | Posted 08.29.2012 | Women
Marlo Thomas

As the granddaughter of Lebanese and Italian immigrants who came to this country to start a new life, the Fourth of July signifies the birthday of a nation that opened its arms to my family, and has given us the opportunity to flourish ever since.

PHOTOS: Where To Watch 4th Of July Fireworks In LA

The Huffington Post | Eliza Fisher | Posted 06.25.2012 | Los Angeles

No Fourth of July would be complete without family, friends, food and -- of course -- fireworks. That's why we have the ultimate list of both free...

WATCH: Qatar, Home To World's Largest Daytime Fireworks Diplay

Posted 12.09.2011 | Arts

As the fastest growing economy in the world with a GDP per capita of around $101,000, Qatar has a lot of money lying around. So much money in fact tha...

WATCH: Three Awesome Views Of July 4th Fireworks

Posted 09.05.2011 | Chicago

We all know that fireworks are illegal in Chicago. So technically, these videos never happened. That being said, three of our favorite local blogs...

Four Thoughts for the Fourth

Kate Kelly | Posted 09.03.2011 | Politics
Kate Kelly

We all consider July Fourth to be "our nation's birthday," but given the number of steps it took to be a free country, it's good to be reminded of what the day actually signifies.

5 Spectacular Secrets About Fireworks

The Huffington Post | Megan Hess and Catharine Smith | Posted 08.31.2011 | Technology

Since their invention in China over 1,000 years ago, aerial fireworks have dazzled crowds with their glittering displays and their terrifying booms. B...

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...

Patriotic Plates

Carolyn Scott | Posted 08.30.2011 | Home
Carolyn Scott

The biggest party of the summer is coming up so it's time to gather your shopping lists and get cookin'! Check out this menu of recipes and go party like it's 1776!!

10 Best Hotels For July 4th Fireworks

AOL Travel News | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel

Independence Day fireworks are a great American tradition. So why are you watching the festivities in your living room? Make a night of it at one of t...

July 4th Shock And Awe? Will Fireworks Wake Us Up?

Danny Schechter | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Danny Schechter

There has been an effective well-funded PR campaign underway for years to convince us that deficits are more dangerous than unemployment or the abuse of consumers.

The Best Places To See Fireworks, Eat Hot Dogs, & More

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

In keeping with years past, Macy's will be providing the not-to-be-missed fireworks this Fourth of July. Luckily, there are plenty of great places to...

Best 4th Of July Festivities This Weekend

Anna Almendrala | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

There are a lot of 4th of July fireworks shows in LA County this weekend, and kudos to LA Magazine for helpfully creating this map of over 40 celebrat...

Fireworks Celebrations, Latest Recession Victim

washingtonpost.com | Eli Saslow | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

SHIPPENSBURG, Pa. -- She has never felt confident with big numbers, so Kip Fordney brings along a college math major to count the money sure to pile u...