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Monday, Jul 1, 2019 at 12:21 PM EDT

NYC Street Closures for 2019 Fourth of July Fireworks

NYC Street Closures for 2019 Fourth of July Fireworks

The following streets will be closed Thursday for the Macy's Fourth of July fireworks show.

Friday, Jul 5, 2019 at 08:16 PM EDT

Moment of Panic at Hoboken Restaurant Caught on Camera

Moment of Panic at Hoboken Restaurant Caught on Camera

Cameras show people running to get out of Blue Eyes Restaurant, a result of one person running thinking they heard gunshots, and everyone else following suit. There were no gunshots, just fireworks, and...

Friday, Jul 5, 2019 at 12:13 AM EDT
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July 4 in Photos: 70K Fireworks Light Up Brooklyn Bridge

The 43rd Annual Macy’s 4th of July Fireworks launched more than 70,000 shells and...View gallery

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Thursday, Jul 4, 2019 at 11:44 PM EDT

Millions Watch Biggest Firework Display in NY History

Millions Watch Biggest Firework Display in NY History

A rainbow of colors lit up the East River and the Brooklyn Bridge for the Macy's 4th of July Fireworks Spectacular, and some people waited hours just to get the perfect place to watch it all happen. NBC 4 New...

Friday, Jul 5, 2019 at 07:30 AM EDT

NJ Town Celebrates First Fireworks Show Since Sandy

NJ Town Celebrates First Fireworks Show Since Sandy

It was an extra special July 4th for Sea Bright, who haven't had a fireworks display in the seven years since Superstorm Sandy nearly destroyed the town. NBC 4 New York's Brian Thompson reports.

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