Video: Semi Truck Carrying 40,000Lbs Of Fireworks Explodes In Pileup

Fireworks Shot into Crowd Injure 28

An accidental fireworks explosion in Simi Valley, California sent 20 people to the hospital and injured eight more, leading a bomb squad to removed the leftover fireworks. » 7/05/13 10:03am 7/05/13 10:03am

Fireworks Truck Explodes, Takes Out Massive Bridge in Most Festive…

A horrible thing has happened today in China's Henan Province. A truck loaded to the gills with fireworks—intended for the country's upcoming Lunar New Year celebration—fired off its wares on a busy highway, leading to six minutes of the most brightly lit, celebratory destruction in recent memory. » 2/01/13 8:53am 2/01/13 8:53am

Watch Vandals Throw A Roman Candle Into A Parked Car

Police in Portland, Maine released this surveillance video of either one or two vandals tossing a roman candle into a parked 2009 Nissan Versa on July 17th. The culprits are still on the loose. » 8/09/12 3:00pm 8/09/12 3:00pm

The Fireworks Laws of Every State

If you were curious exactly how much fireworks fun you're legally allowed to have tomorrow—or how far you'll have to travel to buy the good stuff—look no further than this handy map of state-by-state fireworks legality. UPDATED: » 7/04/10 10:45am 7/04/10 10:45am

The Pursuit Of Happiness

"We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness." (Photo Credit: Ethan Miller/Getty Images) » 7/02/10 5:30pm 7/02/10 5:30pm