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Utah Car Crash Leaves 5 Dead, 2 Injured

Utah Car Crash Leaves 5 Dead, 2 Injured

By Lindsay McCane July 8, 2014

The holiday weekend turned deadly for five people in Utah after a head-on collision occurred on Sunday, July 6. According to Utah Highway Patrol, a van carrying five people was trying to pass a vehicle on U.S. Route 191 when …

4th of July Accident Results in Death of 8-Year-Old 4th of July Accident Results in Death of 8-Year-Old
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Fourth of July weekend is what most regard as a time of fireworks, grilling, and general celebration. Most people are familiar with the common warnings that appear around this time of year, urging caution when using fireworks. Similarly, most people …

Watch the San Diego Fireworks Fail Video Watch the San Diego Fireworks Fail Video
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In a clear case of premature explosion, the city of San Diego really jumped the gun on their fireworks show. Their annual “Big Bay Boom Firework Show,” which is supposed to last around 15-20 minutes actually wound up starting and …

Where Do Fireworks Colors Come From? Where Do Fireworks Colors Come From?
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The Fourth of July is upon us, something that would be hard to miss even if you didn’t have a calendar. Twitter is blowing up with trends dedicated to Independence Day, including one for the #4thofJuly hashtag and one for …

July 4 Fireworks: Many Areas Cancel Celebrations July 4 Fireworks: Many Areas Cancel Celebrations

July 4 fireworks are such a tradition that I can’t imagine the holiday without it. In fact, I honestly can’t remember a summer when I didn’t hear the thunderous booms and see the colorful displays of fireworks exploding all around …

Fireworks Disposal Video Is Awesome, Controversial Fireworks Disposal Video Is Awesome, Controversial

Did you know that the New York Police Department has their own YouTube channel? Well, they do, and they recently used it to post a video that has caused quite the interweb controversy. The 80-second video shows the destruction of …

Fireworks In Slow Motion Are Pretty Cool Fireworks In Slow Motion Are Pretty Cool

Tis the day to celebrate by blowing stuff up, as long as it’s not yourself or your neighbor. Fourth of July, aka, Independence Day, should legally be allowed to change its name to Fireworks Day. The typical Fourth of July …

Google Maps Gets You Ready For The Fourth

We’ll admit it from the start; this development doesn’t amount to Google’s execs weeping while singing "My Country, ‘Tis of Thee."  Still, a sort of self-promotional Fourth of July blog post from the search giant may be of interest to you as we head into the weekend.

AOL CityGuide Seeks The Biggest Boom

Visitors to the CityGuide website can vote for their favorite fireworks display out of eleven cities in the United States (but not Boston.)