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Knott's Berry Farm founding family member Marion Knott dies at 92

Knott spent her career on what she, her sisters and brother kept calling "the farm."

IAAPA announces 2014 Brass Ring Awards

Trade organization recognizes excellence around the amusement industry.

Six Flags and Gerstlauer settle over 2013 New Texas Giant death

The terms of the settlement were not disclosed.

The Gravity Group announces a wooden shuttle coaster: The Switchback Railway

The new ride will be built for ZDT's Amusement Park in Seguin, Texas

IAAPA 2014: In pictures

Check out scenes from the show floor in Orlando.

Skyscraper animation posted, one year after initial announcement

The developer behind the Orlando "polercoaster" reveals the layout for the new ride prior to the start of IAAPA.

Six Flags revenue and dividend up in third quarter

Revenue up 7%, mostly on higher admission prices.

SeaWorld Parks earnings down on lower attendance

Attendance down a half-million for the quarter to 8.4 million.

Knott's Berry Farm adding new dark ride similar to Canada's Wonder Mountain

Triotech will handle the video animation and gaming aspects while German-based Art Engineering will install the track and build the ride vehicles.

No-fly zones over Disney parks could be for terrorist threat or avoiding advertisements

The "temporary" regulation was introduced in a 2003 congressional spending bill.

Goldman Sachs leads financing effort for $1.15 billion theme park effort in Dubai

Long-term plan is to bring 20 million tourists every year by 2020.

Court says autism access lawsuit against Disney must be individuals, not group

Judge says the claims are too diverse to file as one suit.

Disney Parks & Resorts operating income up 20% from previous year's quarter

Film division drives most of the company's gains for the quarter.

PA AG delays sheriff's sale of Conneaut Lake Park

The attorney general's office wants extra time for objections to be heard in court.

Cedar Fair declares record quarterly revenue again, ups distribution by 7%

Per capita spending up while attendance is down less than 1%.

Dorney Park adding flyers and new BBQ

Enhancements will be ready for the 2015 season.

Seven Dwarfs Mine Train roof catches fire, opens a few hours later

Fireworks debris ignite the top of the attraction.

Kings Island installing new flying scooters, kiddie ride and culinary upgrades for 2015

Park will claim the title for largest Starbucks in the tri-state area.

Tokyo Disney Resort planning $4.5 billion expansion

The theme park complex hopes to overcome capacity limitations.

Disney Springs parking garage will partially open in late November

The opening is the first phase for improved parking at the complex formerly known as Downtown Disney.

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Top 100 Coasters

  1. Leviathan, Canada's Wonderland
  2. El Toro, Six Flags Great Adventure
  3. Voyage, The, Holiday World
  4. Boulder Dash, Lake Compounce
  5. Millennium Force, Cedar Point
  6. Bizarro, Six Flags New England
  7. Ravine Flyer II, Waldameer Park
  8. Banshee, Kings Island
  9. Behemoth, Canada's Wonderland
  10. Intimidator, Carowinds

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