Fireworks light the sky over the U.S. Capitol, left, Washington Monument and Lincoln Memorial in Washington on Wednesday, July 4, 2012, as seen from Arlington, Va. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)
Fireworks light up the sky during the annual Macy's Fourth of July fireworks display over the Hudson River as seen from New York, Wednesday, July 4, 2012. (AP Photo/Jeffrey Furticella)
People look at fireworks exploding over the Hudson River and the skyline of New York during the Macy's Independence Day celebration as seen from Hoboken, New Jersey, July 4, 2012. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz
Spectators watch as fireworks light up the sky over the Hudson River during the Macy's Fourth of July fireworks show Wednesday, July 4, 2012, in New York. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)
The Empire State Building, illuminated with red, white and blue lights, is seen from the Queens borough of New York, backlit by fireworks lighting up the sky over the Hudson River, during the Macy's Fourth of July fireworks show Wednesday, July 4, 2012, in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)
The Manhattan skyline at left is seen as the "Macy's 4th of July" fireworks explode above the Hudson River between New York City and New Jersey as seen from the Hudson Palisades bluff at Fort Lee Historic Park in Fort Lee, New Jersey, July 4, 2012. REUTERS/Mike Segar
An Independence Day fireworks display explodes in the sky over the U.S. Capitol and the Washington Monument in Washington July 4, 2012. REUTERS
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