Texas’ sales tax holiday weekend has been an annual event since 1999, allowing consumers to save millions in state and local sales taxes each year.
The Travis County Sheriff's Office says search efforts consisted of daily shoreline searches and the use of various types of sonar.
A Taco Bell worker was arrested after she and a group of other employees were allegedly seen on surveillance footage lighting fireworks inside the Nashville restaurant before locking themselves out, according to fire department investigators.
The town of Glacier View, Alaska sends cars off a large cliff to honor their military on the Fourth of July every year.
Things took a dangerous turn when the father’s one-year-old daughter put the car into neutral, causing the vehicle to drive into the water.
Austin Fire responded to four structure fires caused by fireworks over this Fourth of July weekend.
One of the shootings happened on Sixth Street in downtown Austin. The other happened in North Austin.
Actor Will Smith picked up the roughly $100,000 tab for Independence Day fireworks in New Orleans after learning the city didn't plan a 2021 show.
AFD says the fireworks fire caused over $200,000 worth of damage. Investigators issued four citations for reckless destruction of property and fireworks used within city limits.
The United States fell short of President Biden’s goal to have 70% of adults vaccinated by July 4, but his tweet Sunday morning thanked the millions of Americans who’ve already rolled up a sleeve.
The annual Nathan’s Hot Dog Eating Contest is back Sunday, and so is the live audience.
It's not yet known how many organizations have been hit by demands that they pay a ransom in order to get their systems working again.
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.
On Friday alone, almost 28,000 people were expected to travel through Austin-Bergstrom International Airport, just 1,000 shy of numbers from 2019.
Personal watercraft include wet bikes, motorized surfboards and similar devices designed to be operated by a person sitting, standing, or kneeling.
A shortage of truck drivers is causing gasoline delivery delays, leaving some stations with low or no gas. Travelers taking road trips for the Fourth of July are advised to not let their fuel flirt too close to empty. They may have to travel to the next exit if they come upon a station without gas.
Americans enjoying newfound liberty are expected to travel and gather for cookouts, fireworks and family reunions over the Fourth of July weekend in numbers not seen since pre-pandemic days.
The parade is expected to proceed rain or shine, according to the city.
President Joe Biden will welcome 21 immigrants as the newest United States citizens in a ceremony in the East Room beginning at 2:30 p.m. ET.
Local officials across the American West have enacted bans on fireworks amid extreme heat and drought conditions.