Billy Priest, right, takes a direct shot from a water balloon Thursday, July 4, 2013, an annual Fourth of July block party, in Richland, Wash. Two teams squared off for the water balloon fight, armed with more than 4,000 balloons. (AP Photo/Tri-City Herald, Richard Dickin)
Gallery: More Fourth of July across U.S.
Jul. 05, 2013 @ 09:41 AM
New York and other major cities featured huge fireworks displays, while many Americans enjoyed their Fourth of July with small-town celebrations or at the beach.