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Oklahoma City Firefighters Target Of Fireworks

Oklahoma City firefighters responding to a trash container fire found themselves the targets of fireworks shooters.

07/07/2014

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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

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Best Places In America To Celebrate The 4th Of July

In celebration of Independence Day, several cities across the nation are hosting fun-filled activities by day and then concluding with spectacular pyrotechnic shows that can be viewed from miles away. Here are five of the best places in America to celebrate the Fourth of July

06/17/2014

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4th of July Fireworks Safety Checklist

Fireworks are a lot of fun, and many families enjoy setting off these sparkly treats every Fourth of July. Make sure to follow these tips to ensure a safe holiday for you and your family.

06/16/2014

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Your Ultimate Fourth Of July Party Guide

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

06/12/2014

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Beauty And Wellness Wednesday: Fireworks’ Safety Tips

As we prepare to celebrate Independence Day and the splendor of summertime, many of us enjoy the spectacle and amazement of fireworks.

07/03/2013

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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

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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

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Are You Ready For Southwest Freedom Over Texas?

If you’re headed out to celebrate the mayor’s official 4th of July celebration, Southwest Freedom Over Texas, we’ve got everything you need to know including road closures, parking info/maps, last minute tickets and more.

07/03/2012

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KBR Liberty Park At Southwest Freedom Over Texas Offers ‘Symbols Of Freedom’

A reminder of the patriotic roots of the Fourth of July at this year’s Southwest Freedom Over Texas, Liberty Park will showcase historical military artifacts from the Military Museum of Texas and much more.

07/02/2012

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