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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.

Disney restructuring its theme park technology group

While some positions will be cut, others will be created and some work will be outsourced.

Fun Town Pier hopes to rebuild after last year's fire

Owner has applied to rebuild the pier in its original footprint.

Conneaut Lake Park hearing to prevent sheriff's sale set for November 24

Attorney General's office says the park can't be sold at sheriff's sale because it's held within a charitable trust.

Kentucky Kingdom countersues guest over alleged water park injury

The amusement park says that the original suit is claiming false injuries.

Three performers fired at Animal Kingdom over costume issues

The performers refused to wear their costumes as the clean items were placed with sweaty used items.

Double stabbing in Canada's Wonderland parking lot results in one death

The second victim was transported to the hospital with life-threatening injuries.

Sorcerer's hat finally coming down at Disney Hollywood Studios

Theme park confirms that the icon that has been there for over a decade will be removed.

NBCUniversal theme park revenue up 18.7% for quarter over last year

Gains made on the success of the new Harry Potter attractions at Universal Orlando.

Actor calls 13-year-old girls "whores" at Universal Hollywood, according to cell phone video

The incident happened at the park's Halloween Horror Nights.

Video: On painting Mantis into Rougarou

The crew charged with painting the Cedar Point roller coaster shows how it's done.

Six Flags posts record revenue growth, but profit slips on stock compensation

Company takes a $78 million charge in the quarter for stock compensation.

Six Flags New England hosts food truck and beer festival

Festival features local vendors from around New England.

Dark ride and roller coaster hybrids all the rage

Ride manufacturers and theme parks look for ways to combine the two classic ride genres.

Developer intends to build 7 hotels near Disney's Animal Kingdom and Wide World of Sports

Hotels hope to capitalize on more budget-conscious customers, many of which visit the sports venues.

Virgin America drops SeaWorld from points program, nothing actually happens

PETA claims victory over by influencing a program the parks say has no material impact on attendance.

Battlestar Galactica roller coaster reopening at Universal Studios Singapore soon

The shuttered ride is likely to open before the end of the year.

Disney spending billions in capital expenditures, mostly at theme parks

Spending on attractions is the engine that drives attendance.

Universal to open $3.3 billion theme park outside of Beijing in 2019

Park will be owned by state-run companies along with parent Universal Parks & Resorts.

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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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