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October 20, 2014: A young boy recovers after a fireworks injury.  (Source: CBS4)

Boy Injured By Fireworks Recovering

An eight-year-old boy was released from the hospital after a fireworks accident resulted in a partial amputation of his fingers.

13 hours ago

October 17, 2014: Lauderhill Fire Rescue reported a child was injured by fireworks.  (Source: CBS4)

Boy Suffers Injuries To Hand After Fireworks Accident

An eight-year-old boy is recovering after a fireworks accident resulted in a partial amputation of his fingers.

10/18/2014

October 17, 2014: Lauderhill Fire Rescue reported a child was injured by fireworks.  (Source: CBS4)

Child Suffers Partial Amputation After Fireworks Injury

An eight-year-old suffered a partial amputation Friday after fire officials said the child was playing with illegal fireworks.

10/17/2014

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Fireworks At Biltmore Hotel Light Up Sky On Fourth Of July

Fireworks in Coral Gables attracted an estimated crowd of 25,000 from around South Florida Friday night to celebrate Independence Day.

07/04/2014

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Catch Fireworks Displays Across S. Florida

It’s that time of year again, the birthday of America. And that means from barbecue to picnics and of course fireworks, there will be plenty of celebrations across South Florida.

07/03/2014

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Fourth Of July Travel: What To Expect And How To Prepare

With 41 million Americans expected to travel this year, highways and airports will be packed with travelers looking to take advantage of the 3-day weekend.

06/30/2014

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4th of July Fireworks Safety Checklist

Fireworks are a lot of fun, and many families enjoy setting off these sparkly treats every Fourth of July. Make sure to follow these tips to ensure a safe holiday for you and your family.

06/20/2014

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Best Places In America To Celebrate The 4th Of July

In celebration of Independence Day, several cities across the nation are hosting fun-filled activities by day and then concluding with spectacular pyrotechnic shows that can be viewed from miles away. Here are five of the best places in America to celebrate the Fourth of July

06/17/2014

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Your Ultimate Fourth Of July Party Guide

This CBS Local Ultimate Fourth Of July Party Guide will have you prepared for the best Independence Day since 1776.

06/12/2014

Hand sparklers, which are usually given to kids to wave around, can reach temperatures of 1,200 degrees Fahrenheit at the tip – hot enough to cause third degree burns or permanent disfigurement. (Source: CBS4)

Don’t Let The Start Of New Year Go Up In Smoke

If you plan to bring in the new year with your own homemade fireworks show, be careful. Miami-Dade Fire Rescue reminds all parents to keep an eye on their kids if they are handling fireworks.

12/31/2013

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