Flags mark the empty lots where beach cottages used to be in the Breezy Point section of the Queens borough of New York on Thursday, July 4, 2013. More than 110 homes were destroyed by fire in Breezy Point last October caused by Superstorm Sandy. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)
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.