Mortars placed on a barge docked in the Staten Island borough of New York are in front of the hazy lower Manhattan skyline, Saturday, June 29, 2013. Forty thousand shells are being load

 

              Mortars placed on a barge docked in the Staten Island borough of New York are in front of the hazy lower Manhattan skyline, Saturday, June 29, 2013. Forty thousand shells are being load
Mortars placed on a barge docked in the Staten Island borough of New York are in front of the hazy lower Manhattan skyline, Saturday, June 29, 2013. Forty thousand shells are being loaded onto four barges in preparation for the Macy's Fourth of July fireworks display. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)