4th Of July

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CBS News: FBI Thwarts Terror Attacks Tied To 4th Of July

FBI Director James Comey said in the last four weeks, the FBI arrested more than 10 people who were products of ISIL’s online recruiting.

07/09/2015

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4th Of July Weekend Sports TV Guide

The 4th of July weekend is upon us. Sports nuts need something to watch, here’s some good options.

07/03/2015

42 million Americans are expected to travel for the 4th of July weekend. (credit: CBS2)

AAA Predicts 42 Million Americans To Travel For 4th Of July Weekend

With Fourth of July landing on a Saturday this year, Thursday has become the big getaway day for travelers.

07/02/2015

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Where To Eat Near Macy’s Fourth Of July Fireworks

Here are five places that are celebrating the Fourth of July with a bang (and some seriously delicious bites).

07/02/2015

Chairs along Ridgewood, New Jersey Fourth of July parade route. (credit: Glenn Schuck/1010 WINS)

Ridgewood Residents Secure Spots Days Ahead Of 4th Of July Parade

Hundreds of lawn chairs are already lined up in strategic spots in Ridgewood, New Jersey in advance of the town’s big 4th of July parade.

07/01/2015

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Best 4th Of July Celebrations In NYC

Whether you’re watching fireworks or enjoying a drink on the highest rooftop in the city, here are five Fourth of July parties that are worth attending.

07/01/2015

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NYC’s Best Takes On 6 Classic American Foods

With Fourth of July around the corner, it’s a great time to celebrate classic dishes like mac n’ cheese, chicken wings, and that decadent brownie sundae. Here are the best places to find these (and more).

06/30/2015

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Your Ultimate Fourth Of July Party Guide

This CBS Local Ultimate Guide to the Fourth Of July will have you prepared for the best Independence Day since 1776.

07/01/2014

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Fourth Of July Travel: What To Expect And How To Prepare

With 41 million Americans expected to travel this year, highways and airports will be packed with travelers looking to take advantage of the 3-day weekend.

06/30/2014

Phil Grucci and Pat Buffolino, chief pyrotechnician, setting up for Saturday's fireworks show at Eisenhower Park. (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Nassau County Gets Ready For Independence Day Celebration At Eisenhower Park

The 11th annual TD Bank Celebrate America Concert and Fireworks is being held Saturday evening at the Harry Chapin Lakeside Theatre in Eisenhower Park.

06/26/2014

Fireworks Light Up Skies Over New York City On The Fourth Of July

Jersey City Planning Hudson River Fireworks On July 4th

Jersey City plans to celebrate Independence Day with a free concert at Liberty State Park followed by fireworks with the Statue of Liberty as a backdrop.

05/28/2014

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Sunken Meadow State Park Closed Off After Reaching Capacity

The beach at Sunken Meadow State Park on Long Island was so busy on July 4 that, for several hours, the park had to be closed to new visitors.

07/05/2013

New Jersey residents hit the beach on the 4th of July. (Credit CBS 2)

Parades And Beach Trips Mark Independence Day In New Jersey

It was a special celebration for many in New Jersey, just months after Sandy ravaged the Garden State, flags and revelers were out as residents took in parades and hit the beach.

07/04/2013

Chairs lined up in Ridgewood ahead of the Fourth of July celebration (credit: Steve Sandberg/1010 WINS)

Ridgewood Residents Get An Early Start On Fourth Of July

The parade was first staged in 1910 and kicks off an epic town-wide celebration, the festivities are capped off at night with a fireworks display.

06/28/2013

Hudson County Backpack Ban

Hudson County, N.J., Bans Backpacks, Coolers For Fireworks Show

A new security measure could change your Fourth of July plans. Hudson County, N.J., has decided to ban anyone from taking a bag or cooler into the main viewing areas to see the Macy’s fireworks show on the Hudson River.

06/25/2013

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