Jul 4, 2014 Illegal firework trafficking is low priority for police, but not for firefighters.
Jul 4, 2013 Displays are getting more impressive thanks to new technologies like computerized electronic matches and synchronized music.
Jul 2, 2013 The heat continues to bear down on the Southwest United States. One business that is booming: air conditioner repair.
Jul 5, 2012 With forecasts of excessive heat, rainstorms, and fire danger, a number of communities are calling off their fireworks celebrations this year. And of course local government budgets have also been under strain lately.
Jul 5, 2012 Thanks to corporate sponsors, Coral Gables, Fla., gets its fireworks show back after budget woes axed it six years ago.
Jul 3, 2012 Is the bad economy or the bad weather going to affect your holiday plans this year? Let us know.
Jul 3, 2012 Some sobering news on the latest economic data and what's trading like ahead of the 4th of July holiday?
Jul 3, 2012 Extreme heat and drought are prompting some communities to ban the use of fireworks -- including their own Fourth of July displays.
Jul 2, 2012 Hill City, Kansas, has been seeing temperatures reach as high as 115 degrees for several days. Ace Billups, a farmer there, talks about the heat's impact on his business.
Feb 3, 2011 I recently reported on the arduous start to the journey home for many Chinese migrants during the New Year holiday. Now that many have made it ho...