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Disney CEO says attendance caps at parks being raised

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Disney’s top executive says the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s decision to ease up mask-wearing requirements for fully vaccinated people is “very big news for us.” During an earnings call on Thursday, Disney CEO Bob…

Parts of Disney World reopen in Florida

Disney is still on schedule to reopen two of its theme parks this week despite Florida’s growing coronavirus cases. This week Passholders got a preview at Magic Kingdom and Animal Kingdom. Those two parks are expected to reopen July 11th…

Disney changing Splash Mountain

By MIKE SCHNEIDER Associated Press ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - The Splash Mountain ride at Disney parks in California and Florida is being recast. Disney officials said the ride would no longer be tied to the 1946 movie, “Song of the…

American flag raised at empty Disney world

Disney World is startlingly empty and quiet but, this image of hope and resilience remains in Orlando, Florida. An American flag continues to fly above the theme park every day. This Instagram post is from Walt Disney World Resort President…

New Disney Star Wars theme park lands set opening dates

The Millennium Falcon is blasting off from Disneyland on May 31 with the opening of the California theme park's massive Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge expansion. Disney Parks announced Thursday that Galaxy's Edge will open for visitors to Florida's Disney World…

Little boy granted wish

One little boy’s wish is soon to come true thanks to the Make-A-Wish Foundation. Today, the foundation, along with Big Play Entertainment Center, threw a sendoff party for the little boy and his family. Eight-year-old Devon Browne cannot contain his…

Toddler Dies After Being Taken by Alligator at Disney Resort

Authorities say a toddler is dead after being snatched by an alligator at an Orlando, Florida Disney resort yesterday. Dive teams recovered the body of the two-year-old boy not too far from where witnesses saw him taken by the alligator…