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    An Ontario man was recovering Friday in a hospital after his left hand was blown off in a firework-related accident, police said. The man, in his 30s, was lighting illegal aerial fireworks in the area of Sixth Street and Virginia Avenue about 7:40 p.m. Thursday, July 2. “He lit the firework; it didn’t detonate, and so he approached it again, and that’s when it went off,”  Ontario police Officer Eliseo Guerrero said. Police seized the remaining illegal fireworks from the...
    DUBLIN (KPIX) — Bay Area Fourth of July celebrations are going to be very different this year due to the pandemic and health experts are concerned about large family gatherings. In Dublin, Safe and Sane Fireworks are legal, but during a pandemic, it’s not just about the pyrotechnics being safe and legal, it’s about the people watching them staying healthy. The city has cancelled the annual July 4 parades and nighttime fireworks displays over concerns about spreading coronavirus. “We...
    With pandemic lockdowns and social distancing putting a damper on many public celebratory traditions, Norma Alfaro didn’t know what to expect when she set up her fireworks stall this week by Pacifica State Beach. But on opening day, there was already a line “almost close to what we do on the Fourth,” Alfaro said. Coronavirus has fizzled most public Fourth of July fireworks shows this year — Gilroy is the only one — but sales of “safe and sane” fireworks...
    MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – With so many fireworks shows canceled this year, you might be hearing more home shows in your neighborhood. For pets, the boom of the firework isn’t something they’re used to – and can be very unnerving. “The most important thing to remember is to keep your pets safe at home, in a sanctuary or a safe room or a part of the house that your pet feels very safe ” said Liv Hagen with the Animal Humane Society....
    MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – With so many fireworks shows canceled this year, you might be hearing more home shows in your neighborhood. For pets, the boom of the firework isn’t something they’re used to – and can be very unnerving. “The most important thing to remember is to keep your pets safe at home, in a sanctuary or a safe room or a part of the house that your pet feels very safe ” said Liv Hagen with the Animal Humane Society....
    Ivanka Trump urged people to adhere to social distancing guidelines as they celebrate Independence Day. She did so as her father, President Trump, attended a fireworks celebration at Mount Rushmore where face masks are optional and social distancing is not required. Please be safe & responsible this holiday weekend. As we celebrate this 4th of July, follow state & local guidelines to keep you & your loved ones safe. Practice proper hygiene, social distancing & wear a mask when in...
    (CNN) — Fireworks explode like magnified gunfire in the exquisitely sensitive ears of many of our pets. Measuring between 150 and 175 decibels, fireworks are louder than gunfire (140 decibels) and even many planes at takeoff (120 decibels). Decibels measure the loudness of a sound while hertz measures the frequency of a sound. Human ears are damaged at a mere 85 decibels. Yet we can hear to only about 20,000 hertz, while dogs can hear between 45,000 and 65,000 hertz. Just think...
    BEXAR COUNTY, Texas – With many public fireworks shows canceled amid concerns over the spread of COVID-19, people are choosing to have their own displays at home in Bexar County. The sale and use of fireworks inside the San Antonio city limits is illegal. Reminder: Hand sanitizer and fireworks a ‘recipe for disaster’ The Bexar County Fire Marshal’s Office urges people living outside of city limits to use caution and be aware of their surroundings when using fireworks. “Fireworks are...
    Measuring in between 150 and 175 decibels, fireworks are louder than gunfire (140 decibels) and even quite a few planes at takeoff (120 decibels). Decibels actions the loudness of a audio although hertz steps the frequency of a sound.Human ears are broken at a mere 85 decibels. But we can listen to to only about 20,000 hertz, although canine can hear involving 45,000 and 65,000 hertz. Just assume of the bodily and psychological harm that could possibly happen to a...
    (CNN)Fireworks explode like magnified gunfire in the exquisitely sensitive ears of many of our pets.Measuring between 150 and 175 decibels, fireworks are louder than gunfire (140 decibels) and even many planes at takeoff (120 decibels). Decibels measures the loudness of a sound while hertz measures the frequency of a sound.Human ears are damaged at a mere 85 decibels. Yet we can hear to only about 20,000 hertz, while dogs can hear between 45,000 and 65,000 hertz. Just think of the...
    LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) — Although Los Angeles County health officials have barred fireworks shows this year, animal-advocacy officials are warning that pets can still get spooked by illegal pyrotechnics. “Pet owners are not always aware that their pets may react to the sounds and bright flashes of fireworks,” said Marcia Mayeda, director of the county Department of Animal Care & Control. “This can trigger the fight or flight instinct.” Dogs and cats can escape from small openings in houses and...
    Reconsidering my American Girl doll dreams (opinion) McDonald’s is pausing dining room reopenings as covid-19 cases spike How to keep your pets safe and calm during fireworks © Shutterstock Consider leaving your dog at home during Fourth of July celebrations. Shutterstock Although they can be entertaining for people, fireworks can be scary for pets. If possible, keep your pets indoors during firework displays and keep them company. Try to play soothing sounds for your pet during fireworks...
    Ahead of the July 4th holiday, police and fire departments across the country are warning of the dangers of fireworks that injure thousands of people every year.Officials say that on average, 180 people go to the emergency room every day with fireworks-related injuries in the weeks leading up to and after Independence Day, and more than 16,000 reported fires are started by fireworks annually. Additionally, roughly two-thirds of all annual fireworks injuries happen around July 4th. Most of the injuries...
    BALTIMORE (WJZ) — As the July 4th holiday weekend approaches, city officials are reminding people of the dangers of lighting fireworks and sparklers. They also are illegal in the city. For weeks, Baltimore residents have been plagued by illegal fireworks being lit nightly across the city — leading to disruptions in sleep for adults, children and even pets. But with the regular Independence Day festivities being canceled due to coronavirus, officials are warning that fireworks are not only illegal they...
    Ahead of the July 4th holiday, police and fire departments across the country are warning of the dangers of fireworks that injure thousands of people every year.Officials say that on average, 180 people go to the emergency room every day with fireworks-related injuries in the weeks leading up to and after Independence Day, and more than 16,000 reported fires are started by fireworks annually. Additionally, roughly two-thirds of all annual fireworks injuries happen around July 4th. Most of the injuries...
    Ahead of the July 4th holiday, police and fire departments across the country are warning of the dangers of fireworks that injure thousands of people every year.Officials say that on average, 180 people go to the emergency room every day with fireworks-related injuries in the weeks leading up to and after Independence Day, and more than 16,000 reported fires are started by fireworks annually. Additionally, roughly two-thirds of all annual fireworks injuries happen around July 4th. Most of the injuries...
    Ahead of the July 4th holiday, police and fire departments across the country are warning of the dangers of fireworks that injure thousands of people every year.Officials say that on average, 180 people go to the emergency room every day with fireworks-related injuries in the weeks leading up to and after Independence Day, and more than 16,000 reported fires are started by fireworks annually. Additionally, roughly two-thirds of all annual fireworks injuries happen around July 4th. Most of the injuries...
    Hurricane fallout creates financial ruin for Puerto Ricos seniors with reverse mortgages Joblessness falls to 11.1% as more states reopen How to keep your pets safe and calm during fireworks © Shutterstock Consider leaving your dog at home during Fourth of July celebrations. Shutterstock Although they can be entertaining for people, fireworks can be scary for pets. If possible, keep your pets indoors during firework displays and keep them company. Try to play soothing sounds for your...
    Consider leaving your dog at home during Fourth of July celebrations. Shutterstock Although they can be entertaining for people, fireworks can be scary for pets. If possible, keep your pets indoors during firework displays and keep them company. Try to play soothing sounds for your pet during fireworks and try to distract them with treats. Visit Insiders homepage for more stories. Although fireworks can be entertaining for humans, theyre oftentimes a complete nightmare for animals. Cats...
    St. Paul resident Erica Rogers says it’s not unusual to hear fireworks from her home in Dayton’s Bluff each year during the weeks leading up to the Fourth of July. But this year, she says the disturbances have become much worse than usual. A combination of the coronavirus pandemic canceling many Fourth of July fireworks displays and restlessness from months in quarantine has both emergency room physicians and fire officials concerned that more people are setting off their own fireworks...
    A firework pops outside. The family dog becomes terrified, barking and running back and forth. The cat slinks off to a hiding place. For our pets, the Fourth of July holiday can be stressful and traumatic. Shelters each year see a rise in lost pets around the holiday. Veterinarians field calls from worried pet owners. And yes, there do seem to be more fireworks this year. So experts say that preparation for the holiday is key for a smooth weekend....
    After Kristin Urquizas father died following a three-week battle with the coronavirus, she penned a scathing obituary casting blame for her fathers death on politicians for their carelessness during the pandemic. Urquiza told CBSN on Tuesday that her fathers death was completely preventable.  Mark Anthony Urquiza died on June 30 at the age of 65. The obituary, which was printed about a week later in the Arizona Republic, remembered the man known as Black Jack to his friends as being...
    Former veteran hospital nursing assistant pleads guilty to murder charges in string of insulin deaths A Trendy LA Restaurant Was Accused Of Scraping Mold Off Of Jam Before Serving It Experts Weigh In on Whether Its Safe for Kids to Go to the Playground During the Pandemic Two things are true: Were smack in the middle of summer, a time when toddlers through young teens are itching to play outside, and were also firmly within a widespread uptick in...
    The night from Monday to Tuesday was very hectic in many French cities. Paris is currently the subject of heated arguments. In Paris, during the night of Monday to Tuesday, strong tensions erupted and continued during the day, this July 14. Shot of firecrackers and objects of all kinds, scenes of violence. The situation was very tense on the sidelines of the demonstration by the nursing staff and the Yellow Vests who are demanding more means for public hospitals...
    UFC bantamweight champion Petr Yan fired back at former two-division champion Henry Cejudo in his latest tweet. At UFC 251, Yan put up an amazing performance. The Russian destroyed featherweight legend Jose Aldo to claim the vacant bantamweight strap. Although Aldo started strong, Yan picked up the pace in the later rounds. The power of Yan became evident in the fourth and fifth rounds. Yan showed “No Mercy” to the Brazilian as he made the legend bathe in his...