Jul 4, 2014 Illegal firework trafficking is low priority for police, but not for firefighters.
Mar 10, 2014 SXSW Interactive is in full swing in Austin, Texas.
Feb 6, 2014 When two weeks leads to two months of manufacturing delays.
Jul 4, 2013 Displays are getting more impressive thanks to new technologies like computerized electronic matches and synchronized music.
Feb 14, 2013 Chinese New Year is a time when most Chinese return home to celebrate with their families. We meet one homeless man who spends his New Year begging for change on the Street of Eternal Happiness.
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 Extreme heat and drought are prompting some communities to ban the use of fireworks -- including their own Fourth of July displays.
Stacey Vanek Smith
Jan 23, 2012 As Chinese prepare to celebrate the Year of the Dragon, more immigrants are opting for the suburbs over urban Chinatowns.
Jan 23, 2012 On this first day of the Chinese New Year, some predict the new zodiac sign won't ring in an economic recovery just yet.