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Still Bringing The Thrills: Behind The Scenes Of Raytheon’s Epcot Ride

Raytheon, a longtime supporter of education in science, technology, engineering and math, created Sum of All Thrills to show the real-life application of concepts such as angles, velocity and kinetic energy.

10/27/2014

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Guide To Disney World

Pack up the family and head out for a vacation at the “Happiest Place on Earth.” As a guest of the Walt Disney World Resorts, you and your family will be treated to themed accommodations, fabulous theme parks, unique dining venues and lots of activities.

06/11/2014

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Disney’s ‘Maleficent’ Debuts With $69.4 Million

Angelina Jolie scared up $69.4 million over the weekend for Disney’s “Maleficent,” trouncing the other new wide-release, Seth MacFarlane’s comic Western “A Million Ways to Die in the West.” The Universal comedy opened with $16.8 million.

06/03/2014

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Best Cities For Black Friday Shopping

While many other consumers will simply avoid holiday crowds at shopping malls or even wait until Cyber Monday, retail stores across the nation will be buzzing with activity on the day after Thanksgiving. The following are five of the best American cities for Black Friday deals.

11/05/2013

Actor Johnny Depp arrives at the premiere of Walt Disney Pictures' "The Lone Ranger" at Disney California Adventure Park on June 22, 2013 in Anaheim, Calif. (credit: Frazer Harrison/Getty Images)

‘The Lone Ranger’ Earns Paltry $19.5M So Far Despite Costing $250M To Make

“The Lone Ranger” seems to be already riding off into the sunset on its debut weekend.

07/05/2013

Spanish artist Salvador Dali (L) meets Walt Disney (R), (Photo credit should read -/AFP/GettyImages)

Deputies Arrest Man They Say Posed As A Disney

Authorities say a 51-year-old man has been arrested after claiming to be a member of the Walt Disney family and giving away invalid Disneyland passes.

05/23/2013

Walt Disney Studios Chairman Alan Horn speaks during a Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures presentation in front of an image showing actor Johnny Depp (L) as the character Tonto and actor Armie Hammer as the Lone Ranger character from the upcoming film 'The Lone Ranger' at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace during CinemaCon, the official convention of the National Association of Theatre Owners, on April 17, 2013 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Will Disney’s New Tonto Be Any Better?

The Hollywood image of Tonto once had the Lone Ranger’s sidekick wearing a thin headband and lots of dangling fringes. The latest Disney version has a shirtless Johnny Depp adorned with feathers, a face painted white with black stripes, and a stuffed crow on his head.

05/12/2013

A girl and a man dressed as skeleton dance with musicians during a march in Mexico City 01 November 2001 as part of the "Day of the Dead" celebration.   (Photo credit: RAMON CAVALLO/AFP/Getty Images)

Social Media Eyed ‘Day Of The Dead’ Trademark Fail

When Lalo Alcaraz saw a tweet this week that Disney was seeking to trademark “Dia de los Muertos,” the name of the traditional “Day of the Dead” celebrated by millions in Mexico and the U.S., the Los Angeles-based cartoonist immediately pressed “retweet.”

05/09/2013

George Lucas with Disney characters dressed in Star Wars garb (Photo by Todd Anderson/Disney via Getty Images)

Force Is Strong With Dream ‘Star Wars’ Directors

It’s the question we’ve all been pondering from the second we heard that three more “Star Wars” movies were planned: Who will direct them?

11/05/2012

File photo of George Lucas. (Photo by Alexandra Wyman/Getty Images)

Disney Buying Lucasfilm, Plans For New Episodes Of ‘Star Wars’

Disney is paying $4.05 billion to buy Lucasfilm Ltd., the production company behind “Star Wars,” from its chairman and founder, George Lucas. It’s also making a seventh movie in the “Star Wars” series called “Episode 7,” set for release in 2015, with plans to follow it with Episodes 8 and 9 and then one new movie every two or three years.

10/30/2012

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