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Universal Orlando owner Comcast (Nasdaq: CMCSA) ends pursuit of Fox assets and its bidding war with The Walt Disney Co. (NYSE: DIS) - Orlando Business Journal

By Anthony Noto <br>– Reporter, New York Business Journal<p>Jul 19, 2018, 10:23am EDT<b><br>Updated</b> Jul 19, 2018, 10:52am EDT<p>Comcast Corp. is no longer in pursuit …

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Universal Studios Orlando: Family Travel Guide

What to do at Universal Studios, Orlando<p>This Florida family destination, which has had Steven Spielberg on its roster of creative consultants, is home to three theme parks: Universal Studios Florida, Islands of Adventure and the Volcano Bay water park. Whether they're obsessed with Dr. Seuss …

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Michael Aiello reveals the challenges behind creating Comcast Corp.-owned (Nasdaq: CMCSA) Universal's new Cinematic Celebration show (Video) - Orlando Business Journal

By Jack Witthaus <br>– Staff Writer, Orlando Business Journal<p>Jul 18, 2018, 8:33am EDT<p><i>Orlando Business Journal</i> caught up with Michael Aiello, Universal …

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Cinematic Celebration premiers at Universal Studios in Orlando (w/video)

It has hundreds of fountain, lights, lasers, fireworks and video digitally mapped onto the surrounding park features. The high tech show made it look …

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Life and Death at Disney World: Heart Attack, Labor Reported

A state report released Monday described the start of life and the end of it at Disney World this year, <b>according to the Orlando Sentinel</b>.<p>The report …

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Walt Disney World and other major Florida theme parks list visitors' health problems in new report

At Walt Disney World, several people — many of whom had pre-existing conditions — reported medical issues after riding attractions, according to a …

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Disney (NYSE: DIS) unlikely to be outbid by Universal Orlando parent Comcast (Nasdaq: CMCSA) for Fox (Nasdaq: FOX) assets - Orlando Business Journal

By Jeff Blumenthal <br>– Reporter, Philadelphia Business Journal<p>Jul 17, 2018, 6:30am EDT<b><br>Updated</b> Jul 17, 2018, 6:51am EDT<p>Comcast Corp. is “highly …

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Universal Orlando’s Cinematic Celebration is the nighttime show you need to see

Cinematic Celebration, Universal Orlando’s new nighttime show is a festival for the eyes. Don’t blink or you might miss a special moment.<p>Finally, …

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Top Universal Studios secrets - from hidden songs on rides to the best photo ops

UNIVERSAL Orlando are really upping their game at the moment.<p>Having already hosted the series finale of Ant and Dec’s Saturday Night Takeaway, and …

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Extra Pulp: Time After Time

Guides & Resources<p>Premier Realtors 2018<p>Let Orlando's best realtors help you find your dream home!<p>Orlando's Best Lawyers 2018<p>Our annual list includes …

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Photo Update: Universal’s Harry Potter roller coaster construction reveals new details

Universal Orlando has so far been very secretive about their upcoming Harry Potter themed roller coaster. Maybe they want to keep some extra magic up …

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Comcast Corp.'s (Nasdaq: CMCSA) Universal aims to improve attractions in Orlando and beyond - Orlando Business Journal

By Richard Bilbao <br>– Senior staff writer, Orlando Business Journal<p>Jul 13, 2018, 9:10am EDT<b><br>Updated</b> Jul 13, 2018, 9:14am EDT<p>Theme park business goals …

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Purge maze added to Universal Studios' Halloween Horror Nights

Joining the <i>Stranger Things</i> experience and <i>Trick ‘r Treat</i> house at the Halloween Horror Nights put on by Universal Studios Hollywood and Universal …

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"Deal Or No Deal" To Film At Universal Orlando

1 week ago<p>(Orlando, FL) -- The game show "Deal or No Deal" is coming to Orlando.<p>According to the "Orlando Sentinel," a revival of the show will …

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The Purge Coming to Universal Hollywood’s Halloween Horror Nights

Halloween Horror Nights found success in the past with movie-based attractions, and the 2018 edition of the event at Universal Studios Hollywood will …

Horror

Why mainstream is a mainstay: the power of mass-market brands in uncertain times

In a complex and confusing era, mass-market brands provide a rare touchpoint for shared understanding, a lens through which consumers can better …

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How will Disney, Universal, SeaWorld perform financially this summer?

Walt Disney Co. and Comcast Corp., which owns Universal Orlando Resort’s parent company, have announced they plan to release their next quarterly …

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Florida embraces the food hall fad

Practically every major city in the Sunshine State has at least one food hall. Here are some you don't want to miss.

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Ariana Grande's Childhood Was Beyond Goth

It might be something of a blessing that when <i>Elle</i> spoke to Ariana Grande for the magazine's August cover story, it was before her whirlwind engagement to Pete Davidson—providing not only a break from the nonstop news about the couple, but also shedding light into aspects of her life that we likely …

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Disappointing photos show what the Harry Potter theme park looks like in real life

1/<p>You can ride the Hogwarts Express into the Hogsmeade section of the park.<p>John Raoux, File/AP<p>A British railway company is looking for "Harry Potter" …

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10. Florida

Governor: Rick Scott, Republican<p>Population: 20,984,400<p>GDP growth Q4 2017): 3.7 percent<p>Unemployment rate (May 2018): 3.8 percent<p>Top corporate tax …

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Universal Orlando is selling 'Jurassic World' treats this summer — here's where you can find them

Courtesy Universal Studios<p><b>Universal Orlando Resorts is selling three "Jurassic World"-themed treats to commemorate the release of the movie.</b>• <b><br>It's also</b> …

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7 things to know today and how strict we are on speeders - Orlando Business Journal

By Cindy Barth <br>– Editor, Orlando Business Journal<p>Jul 9, 2018, 6:39am EDT<p>Good morning, Orlando!<p>You know how it is most days on your daily commute: …

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17 Tips for How to Take Better Food Pictures for Instagram or Your Blog

Travel Bloggers and their Smart Phones Travel bloggers and travel “influencers” can get a bit mad sometimes with their smart phones. They take …

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Disney (NYSE: DIS) and Comcast (Nasdaq: CMCSA) bids for Fox still far from over as Orlando waits - Orlando Business Journal

By Richard Bilbao <br>– Senior staff writer, Orlando Business Journal<p>Jul 6, 2018, 9:29am EDT<p>The Orlando theme park world patiently is waiting to find out …

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Fast & Furious Supercharged at Universal Orlando Resort

• Instantly replay songs from the radio<br>• Unlimited skips<br>• Listen offline<br>• Create unlimited playlists<br>• Play millions of songs on demand

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Comcast Corp.'s (Nasdaq: CMCSA) Universal Orlando kicks off test rehearsals for new lagoon show - Orlando Business Journal

By Richard Bilbao <br>– Senior staff writer, Orlando Business Journal<p>Jul 6, 2018, 10:03am EDT<p>A roaring dinosaur, the revving of highly-tuned car engines, …

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Miami nights to Twenty20 cricket: eight enticing options for a Caribbean cruise and stay

You don’t have to spend your entire Caribbean cruise holiday afloat – add on a city break or island stay with extensions available from several operators and agents. While Florida is a natural gateway, there are many enticing options besides.<p>Barbados<p>Celebrity favourite Barbados offers much besides …

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7 things to know today and Snapchat brings AR to Disney, Universal - Orlando Business Journal

By Cindy Barth <br>– Editor, Orlando Business Journal<p>Jul 5, 2018, 7:07am EDT<p>Good morning, Orlando!<p>This summer, Snapchatters can add an augmented-reality …

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Disney wins tax trial over Yacht and Beach Club Resort's value

Ruling in favor of Walt Disney World on Tuesday, a judge determined the taxable value of Disney’s Yacht and Beach Club Resort should be cut in …

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