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North Texas City Wants Fireworks Business Leveled

It’s a North Texas venture built on celebrating freedom. Now, members of one family are trying to protect their business from a city that wants them to destroy it.

CBSDFW.COM–09/18/2013

Hot weather and dry grass combined to force a temporary halt to "Fort Worth Fourth Fireworks" show when the pyrotechnics touched off grass fires. (credit: cbsdfw.com)

Fireworks Fail Explained

Problems plagued two of the biggest fireworks shows in the Metroplex this Fourth of July.

CBS 11–07/05/2013

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Celebrations Keep Texas Firefighters Busy

Fire crews are reporting a rash of grass and other fires in many areas of Texas caused by fireworks lit as part of Fourth of July celebrations.

CBS 11–07/05/2013

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Fort Worth Fireworks Show Sparks Grass Fire

The Fort Worth Fourth fireworks show was suspended halfway through after debris from the show caused a grass fire late Thursday night. The delay lasted for more than 10 minutes.

07/05/2013

Frisco house fire caused by used fireworks (Photo courtesy of Jonny Carroll http://dtxmedia.com)

Frisco Family Loses Home After Used Fireworks Ignite Blaze

A Frisco family was burned out of their home overnight when what they thought to be spent fireworks – ignited a blaze in a garage garbage bin.

07/04/2013

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Big Crowds Expected Again For Kaboom Town

Addison is once again hosting Kaboom Town on Wednesday night. It is one of the most popular fireworks shows in the entire nation.

07/03/2013

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Fireworks Pop Off, Warehouse Blaze Ensues

No one was hurt in a blaze Sunday at a fireworks warehouse in Bastrop, and firefighters were able to contain the flames from the outside, officials said.

06/30/2013

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Capacity Changes For Kaboom Town Fireworks Event

Preparations are underway in Addison for the Independence Day Kaboom Town event happening on July 3, and there are some changes you’ll need to make note of.

CBSDFW.COM–06/21/2013

Watching Fireworks

Best Firework Displays Across the Country

From the patriotic heart of Washington, D.C. to the big city flash of New York, these spots are known for their impressive summer events.

06/21/2013

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Best Places To Watch Fireworks In DFW

The options for places to take the family for fireworks can seem endless. But here are a few of the best places in the DFW area to welcome Independence Day with a bang.

06/21/2013

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Fort Worth Teen Arrested With Pressure Cooker, Fertilizer In Trunk

North Texas police thought they might have stumbled upon another Boston-style bomber.

04/26/2013

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Fort Worth To Hold Fireworks & Ammunition Collection Event

Fireworks are illegal in the City of Fort Worth – but city officials will ask no questions when the Fire Department hosts a Fireworks & Ammunition Collection Event later this month.

01/11/2013

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