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Volcano Bay opens at Universal Orlando

The new water park offers an immersive experience with a giant volcano as its centerpiece.

Profile: Disney Imagineer Joe Rohde

Working on recent projects like Pandora, Rohde has been with the company for nearly 40 years.

Gravity Group pushes limits with Mine Blower at Fun Spot Kissimmee

The new wooden roller coaster is supposed to open this summer.

Teens rescued from high stop on Six Flags Over Texas' Joker roller coaster

The riders were stuck on the ride for three hours and came down on a fire department ladder.

Kansas one of few states without amusement ride injury reporting requirements

The state recently updated its inspection requirements.

Universal Orlando outlines TapuTapu wearable benefits at Volcano Bay

The wristbands will be used for payments, line reservations and features around the water park.

Universal Studios Hollywood adds nighttime Harry Potter show

The show will run several time per night during its summer run.

SeaWorld Entertainment to build another Sesame Place theme park, option for more

The theme park operator already operates one park in Pennsylvania.

Universal Orlando's Volcano Bay appears unfinished to bloggers, one week before opening

A statement from the resort says the new water park will be open on time.

Drop Line opens at Dollywood

Dolly Parton, naturally, says she won't be riding the new drop tower.

Joker 4D roller coaster opens at Six Flags Over Texas

The S&S ride is similar to those installed at other Six Flags parks.

Pandora: World of Avatar opens for previews at Disney's Animal Kingdom

The new land inspired by the 2009 film is accepting a limited number of invited passholders and others.

Alton Towers, Thorpe Park and Legoland Windsor close their water rides after death at Drayton Manor

Closure described as a cautionary measure.

Kansas considering delay for its new amusement ride regulations

The new law was supposed to go into effect on July 1.

Arnolds Park will receive $12 million in improvements

Half of the money will come from a group of anonymous donors.

Disney parks attendance up 4%, revenue up 9%, operating income up 20% in quarter

Room reservations are down due to reduced inventory, but rates are up.

11-year-old girl dies after falling out of boat on Drayton Manor ride

The park is closed today and officials say an investigation is underway.

State requires changes to Idlewild roller coaster after boy falls out of it

Rollo Coaster to remain closed for state recommended refurbishments.

Theme park profile: Tivoli

The Copenhagen theme park is profiled by The Telegraph.

Daytona Beach boardwalk rides fading into obscurity

High insurance among the factors driving the attractions out of business.

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