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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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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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DIY July 4th Crafts For Your Backyard Party

Craft projects can be enjoyed by guests of all ages at your Independence Day cookout.

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

Best Places To See Fireworks In Detroit

Celebrate the 4th of July at one of Metro Detroit’s hundreds of events around town and in the city as fireworks explode this holiday.

06/21/2013

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Metro Detroit Fireworks Guide 2013

With the Fourth of July right around the corner, communities across Metro Detroit are celebrating with their own fireworks displays.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/20/2013

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Best 4th Of July Parties In Detroit

From street parties and neighborhood shindigs to beer bashes in the park, Detroit knows how to party for the 4th of July.

06/20/2013

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