Fireworks light up the sky over the Historic Pleasure Pier amusement park and seawall in Galveston Island, Texas as thousands watch the annual Fourth of July fireworks show on Thursday, July 4, 2013. (AP Photo/Dr. Scott M. Lieberman)
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.