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Police: Don't shoot guns to celebrate the Fourth of July

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This Fourth of July, Atlanta police officers are sending a warning to anyone who shoots celebratory gunfire.

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How to keep pets safe during Fourth of July

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The Atlanta Humane Society released a list of tips that can help ensure your pet's safety during Fourth of July celebrations. 

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Atlanta ranked top place to spend 4th of July

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WalletHub compared the 100 largest cities based on how well they balance holiday cost and fun to determine the best place to spend the holiday.  

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Centennial Park to host July 4th festivities

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In the center of the district, Centennial Olympic Park in Atlanta will host a fireworks display this July 4th with performances by Bobby Brown, Ann Newsby, CeCe Peniston and several others.

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List of fireworks shows by county

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As we celebrate the nation's independence, here are a list of Fourth of July fireworks shows across counties in metro Atlanta. 

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WATCH: Some of the funniest firework fails of all time

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Captured on camera, here are some of the best firework fails of all-time. 

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Video: Exploring the history of fireworks

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Before you light the fuse this Fourth of July, learn how fireworks morphed into an American tradition. 

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Video: The science behind fireworks, explained

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Coined by China and used worldwide - fireworks have been a major part of celebrations for centuries.

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Grilling tips for Fourth of July barbecues

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As you get ready to host family and friends for the Fourth of July holiday weekend, we all know the grills will be going and the campfires will be blazing. 

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Tips on enjoying the 4th of July holiday safely

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Our nation's Independence Day is upon us and several people will be celebrating the holiday with fireworks. Here are some tips on enjoying the holiday safely.

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Top 10 Most Patriotic States

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Did you know that Georgia is ranked as one of the top 10 most patriotic states? Check out the full top 10!

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What you need to know before you purchase 4th of July fireworks

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The 4th of July holiday is upon us and CBS46 wants to make sure you're prepared before celebrating. Here is a list of what you need to know before purchasing and using fireworks. 

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History of Fireworks

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How fireworks work

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Fireworks being recalled because they can ‘explode unexpectedly’

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Nearly 36,100 fireworks sold at select stores are being recalled ahead of the Fourth of July weekend because they can “explode unexpectedly after being lit."

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Duluth celebrates America with annual Independence Day fireworks show

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Duluth's award winning patriotic celebration, Duluth Celebrates America, will ignite the sky July 3rd,.

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