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Santa Cruz Police Arrest Man For Throwing Fireworks At Crowd-Control Officers

A man was arrested after allegedly throwing fireworks at police officers who were trying to control a crowd during July 4 festivities in Santa Cruz.

07/06/2014

United States fans enjoy the atmosphere prior to the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Round of 16 match between Belgium and the United States (credit: Jamie McDonald/Getty Images)

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

Lit Explosive Fuse Crackling and Sparking fireworks

Some Oakland Residents Seek Federal Help To Crack Down On Illegal Fireworks Displays

Residents in Oakland say it’s like a war zone when illegal fireworks go off every July 4th. Fed up with the lack of police response, some are seeking federal help.

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 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

Photo by Meghan Ross

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

Dave Matthews (credit: Larry Busacca/Getty Images)

Dave Matthews Packs Thomas Jefferson’s House On Fourth of July

Singer-songwriter is the featured speaker at Monticello’s 51st annual Independence Day Celebration and Naturalization Ceremony…

07/02/2013

Watching Fireworks

5 Best Places To See Fireworks In The North Bay

Pow! Bang! Boom! No 4th of July celebration would be complete without a nighttime spectacle of fireworks. Read on for a list of the five best places to view fireworks in the North Bay.

06/21/2013

San Francisco Celebrates 75th Anniversary Of Golden Gate Bridge

Best 4th Of July Parties In The Bay Area

Everyone loves a party and when it comes to the Fourth of July, the Bay Area celebrates it in grand style. As in years past, Independence Day 2013 has many options for great food, interactive fun, live entertainment and fireworks.

CBS San Francisco–06/20/2013

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