DIY July 4th Crafts For Your Backyard PartyCraft projects can be enjoyed by guests of all ages at your Independence Day cookout.
Suspect Arrested In July 4 Shooting That Wounded NYPD OfficerPolice have arrested a suspect in the July 4 shooting of an NYPD officer at the Cypress Hills Houses in Brooklyn.
Experts: Deals In Store Ahead Of July 4 HolidayRetail experts recommend taking a lap around the stores before taking in the fireworks and barbecues.
New Boating Speed Limit In Place For Huntington, L.I.A new speed limit has been instituted for the Fourth of July fireworks show in the waters off the town of Huntington on Long Island.
Feds Announce Statue Of Liberty To Reopen In Time For July 4 HolidayVisitors will once again be welcomed to the Statue of Liberty by July 4, 2013, following the completion of repairs needed after superstorm Sandy, Interior Secretary Ken Salazar announced.
Chris Rock's 'Happy White People's Day' July 4th Tweet Causes StirHe is a comedian after all. But some aren't finding one of Chris Rock's tweets very funny.
Joey Chestnut, Sonya Thomas Win The Nathan's Famous Hot Dog Eating CompetitionThey are the chompions: Joey "Jaws" Chestnut and Sonya "The Black Widow" Thomas scarfed down more than 100 dogs between them to become top dogs at the Nathan's Famous Hot Dog Eating Competition on Coney Island.
Millions Expected At Macy's July 4 Fireworks SpectacularTechnicians have been hard at work for almost two weeks making sure all 40,000 digitally-assigned fireworks launch on queue tonight.
History Of 'The Star-Spangled Banner' AnthemHave you ever wondered why our national anthem ends with a question -- "Oh! say, does that star-spangled banner yet wave, O'er the land of the free and the home of the brave?"
Many New Yorkers Enjoying An Emptier Big AppleWhile thousands of people fled the city for the holiday weekend, many Manhattanites who stayed in the city are enjoying the "ghost town" feeling the weekend brings with everyone else gone.
Millions Across Tri-State Hitting Roads, Skies For July 4 Holiday WeekendThe American Automobile Association predicts 39 million drivers will travel 50 miles or more for the holiday weekend.
Holiday Weekend Brings Increased Police Presence To Jersey ShoreGoing into this holiday weekend, there will be extra eyes on roads and on the water. Police are stepping up patrols to crack down on illegal fireworks, drunk driving and boating.