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No one else was injured during the incident, Reno police said in a statement, adding that "tragedy was averted."
It was the July 4th weekend in 1954 when it happened.
If you live in the eastern half of the United States, those booms you hear Monday might not be fireworks.
Sunday's fireworks display in the Chicago suburb of Bridgeport was canceled after it prematurely detonated, injuring multiple people.
Minor league baseball's independent Sonoma Stompers will make history when two women take the field for Friday's game.
The Sonoma Stompers have become the first team since the 1950s to become a co-ed professional baseball team.
Officials in McAlester say they have new evidence that the city is the rightful owner of the instrument of death.
A dozen roses simply weren't enough for a Nebraska man who wanted "to do something special" for his wife to celebrate her last chemotherapy treatment.
A suburban Chicago gun shop has canceled a raffle of a semi-automatic rifle to benefit victims of the nightclub shooting in Orlando, Florida.
Forecasters are warning that heavy rains and potential flash floods could put a damper on the holiday weekend.
Specifics of the allegations were not released citing a sealed case, but authorities said it did not involve the July 4th weekend.
The Sampson County Sheriff's Office said it received multiple 911 calls shortly after 2:30 a.m. about gunshots and a fight at the Lakewood Country Club.
Elie Wiesel, the renowned Nobel Laureate and Auschwitz survivor who kept the memory of the Holocaust alive, is dead. He was 87.
A father and his eight-year-old son were killed when two personal watercraft collided in the coastal waters of southern New Jersey.