12:21 AM EDT 07/04/2015
Originally posted 07/03/2015 03:20PM
While you gear up for July 4th, remember what this holiday is all about: patriotism, independence from Great Britain and kicking some alien butt.
Originally posted 07/03/2015 12:20PM
No Sandlot fan can forget Smalls, Benny, Ham, Squints, Yeah-Yeah and the rest of the gang playing their only night game of the year as the fireworks light up the sky on Independence Day.
Originally posted 07/03/2015 12:05AM
Networks including Oxygen, Lifetime and MTV will be airing marathons of current and past dramas and comedies over the long weekend
Originally posted 07/02/2015 01:45PM
Dog owners always want to include their pets in the festivities, but the Fourth of July is a holiday your pup might want to sit out.
Originally posted 06/30/2015 04:30PM
It looks like some beachgoers consider sunscreen so last year.
Originally posted 07/07/2014 07:00AM
July 4th, Wimbledon and other breathtaking images from around the globe
Originally posted 07/07/2014 08:30AM
An American flag stolen from the family of a firefighter killed on Sept. 11 has been returned with a note that says: "I am so sorry, I had no idea."
Originally posted 07/06/2014 01:30PM
Taylor Swift spent the 4th of July with her star-studded friendship circle – and their Instagrams and Tweets prove girls really do just want to have fun.
Originally posted 07/05/2014 03:55PM
Sure, fireworks look amazing as you gaze on them from afar, but this video, which was shot in May but is making the rounds over the Fourth of July weekend, shows how much more awesome they are when you get very, very close.
Originally posted 07/05/2014 03:40PM
They may be "undoing" their marriage, but Jewel and her husband Ty Murray, who announced their split on Wednesday, are working on an amicable divorce.
Top 5 Most Voted Stories
Scott Disick Cozies up to Another Woman in France While Kourtney Kardashian Minds the Kids Back Home
Ben Affleck's Mad Men Mentality Caused Problems in Marriage: Source
Woman Shot Dead in Front of Her Family in Random Attack on San Francisco Pier: 'Dad, Help me! Help me!'
Ben Affleck Is Leaning on His Mom for Support After Jennifer Garner Split
Father and Sons Poisoned on Caribbean Vacation Remain Paralyzed
Top 10 News Categories
The most buzzed about stars this minute!
Treat Yourself! 4 Preview Issues
More On PEOPLE.com
Got a News Tip?
Send it to our People.com editors!