The State of Michigan urges residents to use safety precautions on July 4th and the proceeding weekend in order to stay, safe, healthy, and happy with fireworks this holiday.
The Oakland County Sheriff's Office urges caution this holiday season. Many Michiganders will be out on the water, and it is important to avoid drugs and alcohol while doing so. Additional deputies will be patrolling the lakes July 4th weekend.
A man is facing charges after a 50-year-old was killed at a 4th of July party in Chesterfield Township.
Though this is a holiday weekend, most major retailers from Home Depot to Target will still remain open — and in most cases, under normal business hours.
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Local officials across the American West have enacted bans on fireworks amid extreme heat and drought conditions.
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Not following Michigan's firework laws could result in prison time and hefty fines.
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While Juneteenth’s recognition at a time of racial reckoning is appreciated by many, some say more is still needed to be done to change policies that are disadvantageous to Black Americans.
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A growing list of retailers including Best Buy, Target and Walmart announced they will be shuttering their stores on Thanksgiving Day 2021.
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Walmart announced it will close all of its US stores on Thanksgiving Day for a second consecutive year as a "thank you" to its employees.
An investigation is underway after a veteran’s microphone was cut off as his Memorial Day speech ventured into how former slaves in Charleston, South Carolina helped start the holiday when they dug up the remains of 200 Union soldiers to give them a proper burial shortly after the Civil War ended.
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"Ocean freight last year for a load of fireworks was $12,000 for a container," Miller said. "But now it's about $36,000."