Fireworks lit up the sky Sunday night to mark the departure of the Queen Mary 2 (WBZ-TV)

Fireworks Mark Departure Of Notable Ship From Boston Harbor

It was a maritime heritage weekend in Boston, with visits from three notable ships.


New York Giants defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul. (Photo by Alex Goodlett/Getty Images)

Keefer Madness: Jason Pierre-Paul Has An Accident With Fireworks

Keefer Madness took over the midday show on Monday, discussing Jason Pierre-Paul’s firework accident from 4th of July weekend.

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Devon Staples (Photo via Facebook)

Maine Man Killed Shooting Firework Off Head Thought It Was A Dud, Mom Says

Kathleen Staples says her son would never have placed the firecracker on his head if he thought it was a live explosive.


A fireworks incident left two children injured in Boston on Sunday (WBZ)

Boy Loses Hand In Fireworks Accident In Dorchester

A fireworks accident severely injured two boys from Dorchester. One lost a hand.


A home in Saugus where a fireworks accident seriously injured a man (WBZ)

Man Seriously Injured In Saugus Fireworks Accident

Officials say a firework exploded in the man’s hand as he tried to light it.


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Police: Maine Man Dies After Trying To Launch Firework Off Head

Maine State Police say a man celebrating the Fourth of July died when he tried to launch a firework off the top of his head.


Maestro Keith Lockhart conducts the Boston Pops during the 2015 July4th show on the Esplanade. (WBZ-TV)

Joe Mathieu Takes Jay Talking On-Stage During Fourth Of July Pops Concert

Great moments during WBZ’s coverage of the Boston Esplanade celebration.

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A sailboat sank in Nantucket on Saturday. (Photo by ACK Harbormaster)

Sailboat Sinks In Nantucket

Nantucket Harbormaster says a sailboat sank on Saturday afternoon.


Boston Mayor Marty Walsh. (WBZ-TV)

Officials Warn Boston Residents Fireworks Are Illegal

City officials asked Boston residents to be alert and respectful as they celebrate the 4th of July this weekend.


4th of July fireworks over Boston. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

‘First Family Of Fireworks’ Organizing Boston’s 4th Of July Display

The company in charge of organizing Boston’s fireworks show has put in more than 1,000 hours in advance of the 4th of July pyrotechnic display.