Fire Officials: Sparklers Are The Leading Cause Of Fireworks-Related InjuriesWith the fourth of July less than one week away, officials are issuing a friendly reminder to make sure fireworks remain fun and not fatal.
Wife Of Fireworks Accident Victim: 'I Was Looking For His Fingers'Two men lost fingers Tuesday, while a third died from injuries after a firework blew up in his face. CBS 2's Charlie De Mar reports.
Discarded Fireworks Set Garage On Fire In WaucondaDiscarded fireworks in a garbage can set a detached garage of a northwest suburban home on fire Sunday in Wauconda.
Keeping Your Pets Calm During Fourth Of July FireworksThe Fourth of July is a busy weekend for veterinarians. 
Police Find 4,000 Pounds Of Fireworks In HomeSheriff’s police responded to a domestic trouble call and saw what appeared to be boxes of fireworks by the front door.
Things Pet Owners Should Be Mindful Of As Summer ApproachesMemorial Day marks the unofficial start of summer - a season that poses some unique challenges for pet owners.
July 4th Fireworks Sent Some Dogs Running For The HillsSome Chicago area animal shelters have been busy the past few days trying to reunite lost dogs with their families, after the pets were scared off by fireworks.
Good Samaritan Saves Family From Fire Possibly Started By FireworksA University Park family was searching for the man who rescued them from a fire overnight, when their home was damaged by a blaze that might have been sparked by fireworks.
Bridgeview Fireworks Canceled After 1 Hurt In AccidentSunday night's fireworks show in southwest suburban Bridgeview has been canceled, after a contractor was injured when a load of fireworks went off while he was preparing the display.
Group Cautions: Veterans With PTSD Can Be Upset By FireworksThe Indiana organization Military with PTSD provides signs that aim to steer people away from veterans who may be disturbed. WBBM's Andy Dahn reports.
Dog Retrieves Hand After Man Loses It In Firecracker ExplosionThe Chicago Fire Department says a 39-year-old man was injured in the 3900 block of North Austin by a firework equivalent to a half-stick of dynamite.