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God Bless America: 20,000 Pounds Of Fireworks Set Off By Police

Tomorrow is the first day of spring. It’s also going to be in the 30s. So why not warm up with a massive fireworks display? 78 more words


Watch Texas Law Enforcement Blow Up 20,000 Pounds Of Illegal Fireworks

Though the people who bought a whole bunch of illegal fireworks never got to see it happen, their ill-gotten products have gone BOOM! in the end, anyway: Officials in Texas recently destroyed about 20,000 pounds worth of confiscated fireworks, bringing them to the end they were always destined to meet. 104 more words

"How to survive Dutch NewYear"-RefRod

Last night we celebrated NewYear’s Eve. Like the rest of the world. But in Holland things go different. Overhere, It’s been quite a tradition to celebrate with private fireworks, from the frontyard or on the street. 313 more words

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Ewa Beach injury highlights dangers of illegal fireworks

A 39-year-old Ewa Beach man was sent to the hospital Monday night after he was injured while holding an aerial firework.

Michael Chock Jr., who is 10 years old and lives nearby, described to KHON2 what he heard that night. 339 more words


Illegal Fireworks Dispute Leads To Attack On Off-Duty Sheriff's Sergeant

SACRAMENTO COUNTY (CBS13) – A Sacramento County man was arrested and booked into jail overnight after he and a group of men allegedly attacked an off-duty Sacramento County sheriff’s sergeant. 192 more words


Report: Buddhist Monks Set Off Illegal Fireworks

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — They’ll likely be mindful of any future fireworks ban.

Albuquerque authorities say, among the more than a dozen citations for illegal fireworks handed out July 4th, one was given to a group of Buddhist monks, … 134 more words


Long Beach Man Loses Thumb After Holding Firework

LONG BEACH (CBSLA.com) — A drunken man lost his thumb Friday after the firecracker he was holding exploded in his hand, police reported.

The man, who police would not identify, had to have his thumb amputated and remained hospitalized Sunday. 107 more words