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Universal Orlando makes metal detectors on three rides permanent

Following a trial run, the resort says the intention is to reduce accidents with loose articles.

Six Flags reports higher revenue and wider loss for quarter

Revenue attributed to significant increase in season pass sales.

SeaWorld Orlando teases next roller coaster

Further details will be released in May.

Disney sued for alleged patent infringement over use of MagicBands

Patents cover "attendance tracking" technology.

Holiday World previews Thunderbird, opens this weekend

The new B&M launched wing roller coaster is set to thrill guests.

Six Flags wins eight-year-old patent infringement case over magnetic braking

Judge invalidates one patent, rejects claim of infringement on another.

Wicked Cyclone nearly complete at Six Flags New England

The converted hybrid roller coaster is expected to be complete soon.

Dude jumps fence at Universal Orlando, is promptly arrested

Man caught by park's loss prevention team.

Silverwood loses, then regains, control of its Facebook page

Explicit posts started appearing on the page as someone other than the park took control.

Reporter tries on jobs at Keansburg Amusement Park

An inside look at working the rides of the famous New Jersey park.

Kings Island shakes up its food options

Huge Starbucks, new funnel cakes, new menu items found at the amusement park.

Cedar Point's Hotel Breakers renovation is biggest investment in park's history

The room refresh and structural changes to the building bring dramatic change to the historic building.

Woman suing Disney for chip it allegedly planted on her

You can't make this stuff up.

Universal Orlando raising base pay to $10 over next year

Rate will go from $9 to $9.50 on June 1, $10 in June of next year.

Two months after DreamVision announcement, nothing actually happens

The multi-billion-dollar theme park projects are no closer to becoming a reality.

Ouimet says every Cedar Fair park has a spot for a dark ride

Building on the success of the first ride at Canada's Wonderland, the CEO says he would like to expand the effort to the other parks.

Feature: Fast Company looks at the drama and politics behind Disney's billion-dollar MyMagic+

Building the system across Disney's enterprise involved incompatible people and IT.

Private company proposes $23 million deal to operate Playland

Standard Amusements and local officials say the deal will stop the losses of the county-owned park.

Holiday World extends Give Kids The World fundraiser, opens media day to first 100 guests to donate

Make a donation of $50, and the park will add you to the guest list for April 23.

Disney partnering with AmaWaterways for river cruises

Initial run will include five itineraries.

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  1. El Toro, Six Flags Great Adventure
  2. Leviathan, Canada's Wonderland
  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. Maverick, Cedar Point

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2014: Service economy jobs at odds with cost of living in Orlando area

2014: Knoebels installing new roller coaster for 2015, small improvements this year

2013: Ed Hart's development group wants more time to raise money for Kentucky Kingdom

2013: Euro Disney accused of spying on job applicants in French court

2013: Non-profit wants to buy Freestyle Music Park property, but not rides

2013: Marineland sues Toronto Star for libel, protesters agree to stop demonstrating at owner's home

2012: SeaWorld Orlando to build massive new antarctica themed area

2012: Six Flags 1Q EBITDA rises, loss narrows

2011: SeaWorld San Diego stops using plastic bags in gift shops

2011: Son Of Beast: Still closed at Kings Island

2011: Six Flags St. Louis 2011 opening day pictures added to Negative-G

2007: Anaheim approves zoning change for low-cost housing near Disneyland

2007: Dollywood and Mystery Mine media day photos added to Negative-G

2006: Six Flags execs move out of Oklahoma City

2006: Conneaut Lake opening contingent on land sale

2005: Walter Bolliger interviewed regarding Busch Tampa's Sheikra

2005: Falfas happy to return to Cedar Fair

2005: Daniel Snyder considering purchase of all or part of Six Flags

2003: IX Indoor Amusement Park pictures posted online

2002: Roller Coaster Tycoon II headed for stores this fall

2002: Cedar Point employees prepare for opening day

2002: PAX to install new coaster for the State Fair of Texas

2002: How to build your own monorail

2001: Latest set of Talon construction photos posted, including aerial shots

2001: PGA will keep lights on during rolling blackouts

2000: Dorney obtains local approval for new coaster

2000: G5 The world's second dive coaster opens in Taiwan

2000: SOB Preview delayed by lightning strike

2000: S:UE Testing photos for your perousal

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