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New permits imply changes coming to Epcot

Disney was issued permits to reconfigure water ways and retention for future development.

Orlando Magic NBA team will feature logos, special seating and Walt Disney World passes for sale at arena

The theme park operator is expanding its partnership with the professional basketball team.

Deal for UK Paramount themed park falls apart

Plans to build the park will move forward, without the Paramount branding.

Disney theme park auction includes hand-drawn park map expected to fetch $900k

Artifacts include everything from costumes to small ride vehicles.

Theme park impact on property values uncertain

Residents ponder the impact of a proposed Legoland park in New York.

Universal Studios Florida kids area reportedly changing to Nintendo theme

Report says the roller coaster will take on a Donkey Kong theme.

Illinois Wild West Town is hard to sell to new operators

The current owners want to sell the property to a new owner that will continue to operate the tiny theme park.

Shanghai Disneyland entertains 10 million guests in first year

Resort has positive first year relative to efforts in Paris and Hong Kong.

Disney, Universal and SeaWorld sue over property tax assessments in Orange County, Florida

Disney describes the assessments as "excessive."

Walt Disney World will honor boy killed by alligator with symbol from charitable foundation

A lighthouse sculpture, used as the symbol for the Lane Thomas Foundation, will be placed at one of the resorts.

Six Flags America Wonder Woman Lasso of Truth ride coincides with release of popular movie

The swing ride climbs 24 stories and goes 40 mph.

Disney now owns 97% of Euro Disney, will delist it from trading

The Disneyland Paris resort operated as an independent company for 27 years.

Merlin says terrorist attacks hurting attendance for UK attractions

London attractions and parks like Alton Towers have seen a dip in visits.

History: Six Flags Over Georgia turns 50

Feature highlights the park's first half-century.

Universal Studios Hollywood will ditch Shrek for a variety of DreamWorks Animation 4-D attractions

The company acquired DreamWorks last year.

Orlando theme park and hotel deals offered for summer 2017

Walt Disney World and Universal Orlando, along with countless properties in between, want your business.

Universal Studios Japan breaks ground on Super Nintendo World

A Mario Kart ride is confirmed to be one of the signature attractions.

Universal Studios Hollywood will go all out for a Harry Potter Christmas

A new projection show on Hogwarts Castle and holiday food offerings are coming in November.

Cedar Point teasing Mean Streak makeover

A newly released 18-second aerial video gives a flyover view of the red coaster track that sits atop its wooden structure.

Warner Bros. Movie World Australia announces DC Rivals HyperCoaster

The new ride will have backward facing seats.

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  1. Fury 325, Carowinds
  2. El Toro, Six Flags Great Adventure
  3. Iron Rattler, Six Flags Fiesta Texas
  4. Millennium Force, Cedar Point
  5. Twisted Colossus, Six Flags Magic Mountain
  6. Leviathan, Canada's Wonderland
  7. Voyage, The, Holiday World
  8. Boulder Dash, Lake Compounce
  9. Outlaw Run, Silver Dollar City
  10. Superman The Ride, Six Flags New England

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2016: Universal Studios Hollywood plans to relocate soundstages to expand theme park

2015: Rob Decker is real life Rollercoaster Tycoon for Cedar Fair

2015: Fast & Furious ride producer talks about the illusion of motion at Universal Studios Hollywood

2015: Man claims injury from safety gate at Cedar Point, park says he tried to squeeze through closing gate

2015: ZDT's announces Switchback won't open before the end of summer

2014: Six Flags announces partnership to build amusement parks in China

2014: Ghost Town opening delayed by water line issues, washed out road

2014: Fire at Disneyland unwanted attraction at the theme park

2012: Cedar Point's Midway Carousel celebrates a century

2011: Zippin Pipping brings 45% boost in revenue to Bay Beach

2011: Disneyland Grad Nite will move to California Adventure after 50 years

2010: Six Flags Great America takes Chang off the zoning agenda

2009: State report says woman suffered a burst blood vessel in her brain after SOB ride

2009: Busch Gardens Tampa to build a Sesame Street area

2009: US Military helps Iraqis restore amusement park in Baghdad

2009: Son of Beast closed for investigation

2009: 42 Hospitalized after inhaling toxic fumes at Holiday World

2008: Talent hub for theme parks lies in Orlando area

2008: Developer wants to build London Eye scale wheel on Orlando's International Drive

2006: Markets respond to possible Six Flags property sales

2006: Coasterimage.com updated with media from BeastBuzz 2006

2006: Six Flags to explore "strategic options" for six properties

2003: ACN adds more than 50 new photos of Paramount's Kings Island

2003: Eastcoaster.com adds over 500 pictures

2001: More coaster shows to air in July

2000: Millennium Force lighting featured in industry trade

2000: Orlando parks photographed from the air

2000: Satellite Photos of Six Flags Darien Lake

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