The annual “A Capitol Fourth” concert on the National Mall will go on as usual this July 4, completely separate from a new event President Donald Trump wants to hold on the National Mall on the same evening.
The National Park Service said that this year’s fireworks — which have been launched from a location along the Lincoln Memorial Reflecting Pool for the last several years — will blast off from West Potomac Park.
Americans are marking Independence Day with parades, fireworks and, for some, a renewed sense of pride in their 242-year-old nation. For others, a sense of a United States divided weighs heavy on its quintessential holiday.
Catch the celebration the July 4 celebrations in D.C. with John Stamos hosting “A Capitol Fourth,” and of course, fireworks at the National Mall.
Fire officials say a man has been taken to a Maryland hospital with “catastrophic injuries” to both hands after setting off fireworks.
Virginia police have joined law enforcement around the country for Operation C.A.R.E., Crash Awareness and Reduction Effort. It’s a state-sponsored national program intended to reduce crashes, fatalities and injuries caused by impaired driving, speed and failing to wear a seat belt.
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Fireworks, barbecue, beer and pie: They’re the components of a great Fourth of July celebration, and Nycci Nellis, of The List Are You On It, shared some of her recommendations with WTOP on Monday.
At a news conference, CPSC acting chairman Ann Marie Buerkle said an estimated 12,900 people suffered fireworks-related injuries last year, with 67 percent of those injuries occurring during the month surrounding the holiday.
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Thousands of people from around the world will celebrate the nation’s birthday in the nation’s capital. The National Park Service said that means a lot of planning goes into keeping things safe — but they’ll be ready.
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