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Best Stores In Los Angeles For Fourth Of July Paraphernalia

From Chinatown to the Valley, find several go-to party shops for all of your Fourth of July paraphernalia in Los Angeles.

06/24/2014

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Best Fourth Of July Parties In OC

From a boat parade to a number of community carnivals, here are the best ways to celebrate Independence Day in Orange County.

06/19/2014

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Ask A Los Angeles Expert: Fourth Of July Cocktail Recipes

A veteran L.A. mixologist and his celebrated protégé share a tasty spin on some enticing Fourth of July cocktail recipes.

06/19/2014

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Ask A Los Angeles Chef: Easy 4th Of July Recipes

Executive Chef Chuck Abair of CAFE del REY in Marina Del Rey pulled together three restaurant specialty recipes for easy at-home entertaining on the Fourth.

06/18/2014

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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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Best Stores In OC For Fourth Of July Paraphernalia

Gather a crowd to enjoy a spectacular display of fireworks with goodies from these best stores in OC for Fourth of July paraphernalia.

06/17/2014

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Creative 4th of July Parade Float Ideas

Fourth of July parades take place all across the country and signify not only our collective patriotism, but also local pride. Homemade floats abound and are as unique and individual as the spirit that carved out our country.

06/16/2014

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4th of July Fireworks Safety Checklist

Fireworks are a lot of fun, and many families enjoy setting off these sparkly treats every Fourth of July. Make sure to follow these tips to ensure a safe holiday for you and your family.

06/16/2014

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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

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Guide To 2013 Fourth Of July Fireworks Displays

Celebrate this Independence Day with a bang! We’ve got the details on almost every fireworks show in Ventura, Los Angeles, San Bernardino, Riverside and Orange counties.

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Guide To 2013 Fourth Of July Fireworks Displays

Celebrate this Independence Day with a bang! We’ve got the details on almost every fireworks show in Ventura, Los Angeles, San Bernardino, Riverside and Orange counties.

06/28/2013

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87th Annual Americafest Fireworks Show To Light Up Night Sky Over Rose Bowl

To watch Southern California’s biggest and best fireworks show this Fourth of July, head down to the 87th annual Americafest celebration at the Rose Bowl.

06/24/2013

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Best Firework Displays Across the Country

From the patriotic heart of Washington, D.C. to the big city flash of New York, these spots are known for their impressive summer events.

06/21/2013

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Hollywood’s Best Fireworks Show Happening In Studio City

Hollywood’s best Fourth of July fireworks show is happening over the hill, at the 15th annual Fireworks Festival in Studio City’s CBS Radford Lot.

06/21/2013

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Fourth Of July Fireworks

Fireworks are the traditional way to celebrate the July 4th holiday. See some of our nation’s finest displays.

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Our Country’s National Parks

National Parks preserve some of America’s most interesting and unique environments. Take a trip to these national treasures.

On July 25, 1990, Barr performed “The Star-Spangled Banner” before a baseball game between the San Diego Padres and Cincinnati Reds. What will go down in history as probably the worst rendition ever, Barr offended many including President George H.W. Bush, who called her rendition “disgraceful.” (Photo: AP) Click Here for Video

Best, Worst Versions of the National Anthem

Patriotic flags, cuisines and tunes abound on July 4th. The Star Spangled Banner, the most patriotic of American songs, is played on radios, sung by musicians and hummed at barbeques. Famous renditions by singers vary […]

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Fourth of July Patriotic Fashion Ideas

This Fourth of July, wear your patriotic spirit on your sleeve…or face, or feet, or anywhere! Here are some cool, weird, and funny July Fourth inspired fashion ideas using America’s national colors of red, white […]

Named for the iconic comic book superhero, The Incredible Hulk roller coaster features a unique uphill launch at the beginning of the ride that reaches a speed of 40 miles per hour in two seconds.  Through seven full inversions, 100-foot drops and a weightless "zero g" roll, you simulate the power of the Hulk’s transformation. (Photo Credit: daryl_mitchell)

Best Roller Coasters Across the USA

A summer vacation just doesn’t feel complete without a trip to an amusement park. And for most of us, the highlight of every theme park visit is a rocking, shocking, heart-racing roller coaster! Lucky for […]

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