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SeaWorld announces new multi-million-dollar ride and aquariums in ongoing bid to rebuild its image after Blackfish backlash

The multi-million dollar Ocean Explorer will feature an ‘immersive’ submarine ride, research pods and aquariums’ Guests will get ‘eye-to-eye views of octopuses, spider crabs and jellyfish’ – some of which are debuting at the park Construction of the attraction at the San Diego park is scheduled to start this summer and open late spring in 2017 By Becky Pemberton For ...

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Disney announces plans for ‘Frozen 2’

Annie MartinSAN FRANCISCO, March 12 (UPI) — Disney confirmed plans for a “Frozen” sequel at its annual shareholders meeting Thursday in San Francisco. Latest News – UPI.com

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Disney announces sequel to blockbuster ‘Frozen’

NEW YORK (AP) — Disney is developing a sequel to its hit “Frozen” movie and will release a new “Star Wars” movie in 2017. The Walt Disney Co. also said Thursday at its annual shareholder meeting in San Francisco that investors had voted down shareholder proposals that would separate the CEO and chairman role and limit accelerated executive pay. The ...

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Oregon Gov. Kitzhaber announces his resignation amid scandal

Oregon Gov. John Kitzhaber resigned Friday, giving in to mounting pressure to abandon his office amid suspicions that his fiancee used her relationship with him to land contracts for her green-energy consulting business. In a lengthy statement, the state’s longest-serving chief executive insisted he broke no laws. He said the resignation would be effective Wednesday. Most Popular Cops: Man who ...

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Michelle Obama announces funding to fight childhood obesity

NEW YORK (AP) — Michelle Obama wants kids to maintain a healthy weight. The first lady visited a school on Manhattan’s Upper West Side on Thursday to announce a $ 500 million donation funding the fight against childhood obesity. The money comes from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. The initiative encourages educators and families to serve healthier food and organize ...

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HP announces plan to split in two

Hewlett-Packard is officially splitting in two. Following rumors over the weekend, HP is announcing today that it will separate its PC and printer division from its enterprise and services business. The split means current CEO Meg Whitman will become the chairman of the PC and printer operation, and continue as CEO of the split-off enterprise business. Dion Weisler, an executive at ...

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