Headlines from the Long July 4 Weekend
Maybe you were grilling. Maybe you hit the beach. Maybe you were busy watching the US Women's Soccer Team dominate their way to their fourth World Cup. Either way, you need catching up on the weekend's news. We got you.
- As always, the Boston Pops Fourth of July celebration was, well, popping, with an estimated half a million people lining the Charles. [CBS Boston]
- Saturday night's thunderstorms were as intense as the heatwave they broke, causing damage and even starting fires across the state. So far, though, no injuries have been reported. [WBUR]
- Three people were shot in Dorchester this weekend, two on July 4, one on July 7. As of yet no information has been released on the health of the victims, nor any information on if the shootings are connected. [Boston.com, Boston Globe]