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Illinois Park Ride Closed Indefinitely After Being Stuck

A spokeswoman for Six Flags Great America says its Sky Trek Tower ride will remain closed indefinitely after it came to a stop and riders needed to be escorted down a staircase.

06/22/2015

Clown faces seen at a carnival. (Mark Kolbe/Getty Images)

Clown From Amusement Park Found In Sex Offender’s Home

A ceramic clown that went missing from a closed Wichita amusement park more than a decade ago has been found at the home of a sex offender who once worked at the park and two decades ago helped restore the clown.

02/22/2015

Consistently ranked among the top five wooden roller coasters in the country, the Boss will definitely push you around.  Featuring four drops, including a huge 15-story double-down double drop, riders reach speeds of nearly 70 miles per hour. People love its "terrain twister" style, where the cars dip up and down with the ground beneath it. (Photo Credit: hagerman)

Guide To Six Flags Over St. Louis

Young folks and families from across the Midwest head to Six Flags over St. Louis for their summer fun fix. Here’s how to have a great visit.

05/24/2014

Texas Giant

Overnight America: July 23rd, 2013 – Bill Avery, Jim McCarty

Bill Avery a Safety Consultant to the Amusement Park industry joined us to talk about the recent accidents that happened over the weekend at Six Flags Over Texas (Arlington, Texas) and Cedar Point (Sandusky, Ohio). […]

07/23/2013

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