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WEST NEW YORK, NJ - JULY 04:  Fireworks are displayed during the 2012 Macy's Fireworks Spectacular over the Hudson River from Port Imperial on July 4, 2012 in West New York,  New Jersey.   (Photo by Michael Loccisano/Getty Images)

Grand Spectacle Coming For 4th Of July Fireworks On Hudson River

Plans are set for the 37th Annual Macy’s 4th of July Fireworks, and organizers said quite a spectacle is in order.

06/29/2013

Watching Fireworks

Best Firework Displays Across the Country

From the patriotic heart of Washington, D.C. to the big city flash of New York, these spots are known for their impressive summer events.

06/21/2013

Officials remove boxes of fireworks from Mount Pleasant home (credit: CBS 2)

Officials Discover Basement Filled With Fireworks In Mount Pleasant Home

Stephen Surace, 53, was taken into custody Monday night and faces charges of criminal possession of a weapon, reckless endangerment and unlawfully dealing fireworks.

06/11/2013

FILE - Fireworks (Photo by Justin Edmonds/Getty Images)

Report: Dolans Cancel July 4 Fireworks Outside L.I. Mansion

The announcement reported Thursday by Newsday comes a year after a fatal boat accident involving spectators at the annual
celebration.

05/30/2013

Fireworks (file/credit: CBS 2)

Police: LI Man Arrested For Shooting Off Fireworks

Nassau County police say plainclothes officers saw fireworks erupting from the backyard of Craig Paulich’s home shortly before midnight Saturday.

05/26/2013

(Photo by Justin Edmonds/Getty Images)

Fireworks Show Prompts Some In Manhattan To Fear A Terrorist Attack

As revelers aboard the Intrepid enjoyed fireworks lighting up the sky above the Hudson River on Thursday night, blasts echoed through West Side neighborhoods, leaving many residents fearing the worst.

04/26/2013

Phantom Fireworks in Seabrook, NH said Tamerlan Tsarnaev bought two "Lock and Load'' reloadable mortar kits containing 24 shells each on the evening of Feb. 6, 2013. (credit: CBS 2).

Boston Bombing Suspect Bought Fireworks From Same Company As Failed Times Square Bomber

Tamerlan Tsarnaev bought two “Lock and Load” reloadable mortar kits containing 24 shells each on the evening of Feb. 6, said April Walton, the manager of Phantom Fireworks in Seabrook.

04/24/2013

Charlie The Dog rescued on the George Washington Bridge on July 4, 2012. (credit: Port Authority Police)

Panicked Pooch From Leonia Storms George Washington Bridge After Fourth Of July Fireworks

For “Charlie,” it was an 11-hour ordeal that ended on the catwalk of the GWB, a three-mile walk from his Leonia, N.J., home

07/06/2012

Spectators watch the 2012 Macy's Fireworks Spectacular over the Hudson River from Port Imperial on July 4, 2012. (Photo by Michael Loccisano/Getty Images)

Mishap Causes San Diego July 4th Fireworks Show To Be Over In Seconds

The fireworks show in the Port of San Diego was finished seconds after it started. Really, blink and you probably missed it.

07/05/2012

(Photo by Justin Edmonds/Getty Images)

Opinion: Celebrate The 4th Of July

Americans should want to celebrate the 4th of July and at least give some sign of wanting the celebrations that have been cut from municipalities’ budgets.

07/04/2012

Ronald Walker (credit: Suffolk County Police)

Police: Dangerous Chemicals Found In L.I. Garage Could Have Been Used To Make Fireworks

Ronald Walker’s parents apparently called police to the Woodcrest Drive home on Tuesday afternoon after finding the materials, police said.

07/04/2012

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Teen Due In Court For Allegedly Causing Fire That Ultimately Led To Death Of Motorcyclist

While responding to the scene, a FDNY fire truck struck 46-year old Reginald Brown, who was riding his motorcycle. Brown was taken to Woodhull Hospital where he died.

07/03/2012

Fireworks (file/credit: CBS 2)

L.I. Residents Warned About Dangers Of Fireworks, Drunk Driving Ahead Of July 4

To stay safe this holiday, officials said watch a public fireworks display and have a designated driver.

07/02/2012

Macy's fireworks over the Hudson River - New York, NY - Jul 4, 2010 (credit: Evan Bindelglass / Special to CBSNewYork)

Macy’s 4th Of July Show To Feature 40,000 Fireworks

One of the expected highlights this year is called the “octopus.”

07/02/2012

(credit: Mumbles)

NYC’s 7 Best July 4th Parties, 2013

Spend your Fourth of July on a Manhattan rooftop with a clear view of the fireworks display or pig out at a traditional backyard BBQ to celebrate Independence Day in New York City.

07/02/2012

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