Visual Arts | Visual Arts

How to Photograph Fireworks Like a Pro

If you want to nail some spectacular shots on the 4th of July or New Year's, you'll want to pay attention to a few key tips.

Politics | Leftists Are Insane

‘Not in my neighborhood!!’: Resident calls cops because fireworks are ‘a literal call to white supremacy’ and intimidating to BIPOC

Can you believe Joe Biden and Kamala Harris set off fireworks in D.C. for the inauguration?

News | Interesting Stories

Los Angeles Police Report Over 1,000 Complaints Of Illegal Fireworks, Warn Against Non-Emergency 911 Calls

Across Los Angeles on Saturday night, there were scenes of illegal fireworks throughout the city in celebration of the Fourth of July.

Pets & Animals | Man's Best Friend

Why Fireworks Scare Some Dogs But Not Others

Canine scientists investigate why loud sounds cause some dogs to lose their cool and offer insight on effective treatment

Pets & Animals | Pets & Animals

This Smart Tag Is an Essential Fourth of July Accessory for Dogs Afraid of Fireworks | Mental Floss

In addition to keeping your dog calm during fireworks shows this Fourth of July, a smartphone-connected pet tag will help you keep track of them.

Politics | The Hall of Idiots

L.A. Mayor Garcetti Tweets Out Warning About Fireworks. It Blows Up In His Face. | Daily Wire

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti had what he thought would be a Big Idea to dissuade citizens from setting off fireworks for the Fourth of July, but it backfired in one heck of a major way. Here was Garcetti’s Big Idea:

Miscellaneous | Interesting Stuff

How Do Fireworks Actually Work? | Mental Floss

Test your knowledge with amazing and interesting facts, trivia, quizzes, and brain teaser games on MentalFloss.com.

Sports | NFL

Report: Jason Pierre-Paul has right index finger amputated - CBSSports.com

Jason Pierre-Paul had a finger amputated on Wednesday, just four days after being involved in a fireworks accident in Florida.

Sports | NFL

Report: C.J. Wilson lost two fingers in fireworks accident | ProFootballTalk

A new report says the hand injury suffered by Buccaneers cornerback C.J. Wilson in a Fourth of July fireworks accident was very serious. The Lincoln Times-News in Wilson's hometown of Lincolnton, North Carolina reports that Wilson lost two fingers in the

Miscellaneous | Chicago Events

4th of July fireworks: Where to watch fireworks in Chicago

Whether you want to see the sky lit up downtown or catch a suburban display, we've found the best place in Chicago to watch fireworks on the 4th of July.

Family & Parenting | Kids

Independence Day Parades, Fireworks, and 4th of July Events in LA

Looking for 4th of July activities in Los Angeles? From parades to fireworks: here are 20 Ways to Celebrate the Fourth of July in L.A.

Miscellaneous | Los Angeles Stuff

The 5 best places in LA to watch fireworks this 4th of July

Put on your favorite star spangled shirt/tie/underoos, and get your freedom-loving, patriotic self to one of these epic Independence Day extravaganzas.