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Holiday Terrorism? State Police Want Citizens To Be On The Lookout This Fourth Of July

Independence Day is here and Michigan State Police are asking you to be on the lookout for suspicious behavior.

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Fourth Of July Is America’s Most Dangerous Holiday

The combination of travel, alcohol and fireworks makes the Fourth of July the most dangerous holiday in the United States.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/03/2015

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10 Star-Spangled Facts: From Banner Myths And Baseball To Jimi Hendrix

Did you know: The U.S. National Anthem actually has four verses, but we only sing one.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/03/2015

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Cedar Point Offers Free Admission For Military Members, Family Discounts Over 4th Of July Weekend

And if you’re not part of the military, don’t worry — Cedar Point is offering you some deals that are hard to pass up.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/30/2015

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Best Fireworks In Detroit

The nation has celebrated Fourth of July with fireworks for as long as we can remember. Why? Because John Adams, the second President of the United States, wished it. Today, we have several spots throughout and near Detroit where you can enjoy the fireworks.

06/26/2015

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America’s Most Patriotic Summer Vacation Spots

The U.S.A. boasts all-American tourist spots from sea to shining sea.

06/25/2015

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Doctors: Firework-Related Injuries On The Rise, Public Urged To Use Extreme Caution

Last year, there was a 50 percent increase in fireworks-related injuries, the biggest jump being in kids under the age of five.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/03/2014

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17 World Cup Fans More Prepared For The Fourth Of July Than You

These World Cup fans have a leg-up on us all when it comes to showing their patriotism and we all need to take cues from their American ways. Here are 17 World Cup fans that are more prepared for the 4th of July than you:

07/03/2014

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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 To Buy Fireworks In Detroit

Don’t bother driving to Ohio for your backyard fireworks show for this 4th of July. There are dozens of good local shops to get your cakes, sparklers and firecrackers in the Detroit area.

06/17/2014

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