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High School Football Player Loses Finger After Possible Firecracker Blows Up In Face

A high school varsity football player lost part of his index finger Thursday after a possible firework blew up in his face on campus.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/06/2014

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Only On CBS2: 10-Year-Old Boy Discusses Burns From Fireworks Mishap

A 10-year-old boy is opening up for the first time about the horrific Fourth of July fireworks mishap that left him and many others injured in Simi Valley.

07/09/2013

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‘Shell Malfunction’ Appears To Have Caused Fourth Of July Fireworks Blast In Simi Valley

A fireworks company on Monday said bad fireworks appear to have caused a blast that injured more than three dozen people at a show in Southern California and also triggered problems at another one of its July 4 events.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/08/2013

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Fireworks Company Behind Simi Valley Incident Has Good Safety Record

The company behind Thursday night’s accident in Simi Valley that left nearly 30 people injured, has a good safety record, according to fireworks experts.

07/05/2013

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Probe Continues Into Simi Valley Fireworks Mishap That Injured Dozens

Pyrotechnic crews Friday continued to clean-up debris a day after a fireworks malfunction in Simi Valley left dozens of Fourth of July revelers injured.

07/05/2013

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Skies Light Up In The Southland For 4th Of July

The biggest Independence Day fireworks show took place at the Rose Bowl, where revelers gathered for the 87th Annual Americafest in Pasadena.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/04/2013

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Dozens Arrested In Newport Beach As 4th Of July Celebrations Get Rowdy

Dozens of Fourth of July revelers were taken into custody in Newport Beach and surrounding beaches.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/04/2013

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28 People Injured During Fireworks Mishap In Simi Valley

Officials say 28 people were injured Thursday during a fireworks mishap in Simi Valley.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/04/2013

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LA Teen Who Lost Eye To Fireworks Reminds Revelers To Be Careful

This Fourth of July. 14-year-old Erika Gonzalez won’t be out enjoying a fireworks show or screaming with friends over a sparkler.

07/03/2013

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Police: Hoax Behind Report Of Illegal Fireworks At Hollywood Home

A reported cache of illegal fireworks and other explosives said to be found at a Hollywood home was a hoax, according to police.

07/03/2013

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Sheriff: Illegal Fireworks To Blame For Walnut Park Fire

A fire at a South Los Angeles carpet store was under investigation Tuesday after authorities believe it was sparked by illegal fireworks.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/02/2013

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Fullerton No Longer Prohibits Firework Use For Fourth Of July

Just in time for the Fourth of July, fireworks are no longer prohibited in the City of Fullerton.

07/01/2013

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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.

CBS Los Angeles–07/01/2013

Watching Fireworks

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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3-Time NBA All-Star Allegedly Caught With Truckload Of Illegal Fireworks

A three-time NBA All-Star was arrested Thursday morning for allegedly possessing illegal fireworks in his vehicle.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/27/2013

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