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Disney World's Splash Mountain Is Closing Soon: Here's A New Sneak Peek at the Ride Replacing It

Artist renditioning of the new ridePhoto byDisney Parks Blog. Amid concerns surrounding the ride's roots, a 2020 announcement by Disney Parks Blog stated that their classic log ride, Splash Mountain, would be getting the faith, trust, and pixie dust treatment—by bringing the bayous of Louisiana to their Florida and California locations with an all-new The Princess and the Frog theme. While little has been known about what guests can expect to see at the upcoming Disney World and Disneyland attractions thus-far, Disney's official park blog has finally pulled back the curtain to give a sneak peek into some of the plans that ride Imagineers have in store for future park-goers.
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Loose Burmese python in Doral worries residents, city hires trappers

MIAMI -  Doral residents are worried about a massive snake on the loose in their city. One spoke on camera about his frightful encounter. "Walking around the lake, and was like, where is the snake?" said Juan Ramirez when he saw the snake emerge from the lake outside his home. "And then I saw the snake and went like, wow!"Ramirez encountered what's believed by experts to be a Burmese python. He joked with our reporter Joe Gorchow, saying, "Normally, you're worried about a bite, not being eaten alive when you see a snake."Neighborhood security at Barbados in Doral alerted residents it...
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Energy Transfer: You Wanted Consistency, You Got Consistency

Previously beleaguered Energy Transfer common unitholders had seen everything but stability. However, more recently, the company is starting to look downright boring. Debt leverage is down. EBITDA and returns are up. The old cash distribution is nearly restored. For years, the rap on Energy Transfer (NYSE:ET) was overly aggressive management...
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X4 Pharmaceuticals stock sheds 14% on proposed securities offering

X4 Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:XFOR) shares down 14.17% after-hours after the firm has commenced an underwritten public offering of shares of its common stock and accompanying warrants to purchase shares of its common stock . It expects to grant the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase additional shares of its common stock...
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San Jose Police Investigate Shooting Along Willow Glen Bike Trail

Police are investigating a shooting that left a man suffering from life-threatening injuries in San Jose Tuesday night. The incident occurred along a bike trail near Willow and Lelong streets in Willow Glen around 7:30 p.m. There was no suspect or motive Tuesday night, police said. No additional information was...

Ronaldo speaks out on reported €400m transfer agreement with Saudi outfit Al Nassr

Cristiano Ronaldo has spoken out on the reports suggesting that he has a €400 million transfer agreement in place with Saudi outfit Al Nassr. WHAT HAPPENED? It has been reported that the 37-year-old will make the switch to Saudi Arabia for an exorbitant sum of €200m (£172.5m/$209m) per year, signing for two years from January 1. However, speaking after Portugal's dominant 6-1 victory over Switzerland in the World Cup last-16 on Tuesday, Ronaldo was quick to refute these claims. "No, it isn't true,'' he replied to reporters when asked about the potential move post-match.

Boys Basketball Preview: Meadow Bridge is deep and has experience

Meadow Bridge head boys basketball coach Brandon Wickline experienced some growing pains last year in his first season as head coach. Wickline is confident those lessons learned will translate into a strong season this year. “I think we are going to be alright. I really do. Everything just seems to...