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SeaWorld Questions Ethics Of OSHA Investigator

An Occupational Safety and Health Administration investigator is in deep waters after being called out by SeaWorld.

02/28/2014

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Top Golf Courses in Orlando

Golf fans know that Florida has more golf courses than any other state in the nation and Orlando is one of the world’s top destinations for a dream golf vacation.

CBS Miami–08/27/2013

A juvenile loggerhead sea turtle (Source: Tom Longo/Loggerhead Marinelife Center)

Cold-Stressed Sea Turtles Flown To Warm Fla. Waters

Cold and even hypothermic, four more sea turtles have been flown from New England to recover in balmy Florida.

CBS4–12/25/2012

(Source: SeaWorld) SeaWorld San Diego trainer Ken Peters was dragged underwater by a female orca at a 2006 show. Newly released video was part of a public records request related to trainer Dawn Brancheau's 2010 drowning in Orlando.

Caught On Tape: Whale Nearly Drowns SeaWorld Trainer

A newly released video is re-igniting a debate over safety at Sea World.

CBS4–07/25/2012

(Source: SeaWorld) Experts work on a pilot whale rescued in the Keys in an effort to help the whale's curved spine, which is preventing the whale from swimming properly (Handout).

Whale in Keys Stranding Getting Brace To Help Swimming

One of the pilot whales who survived a stranding in the Keys will be getting help from a special Seaworld team that has designed equipment to help the whale’s curved spine, a problem that has stopped it from swimming normally.

11/14/2011

LEGOLAND Florida officially opened Oct. 15, 2011.  (Source: Merlin Entertainments Group)

Legoland Opens Saturday Near Winter Haven

If you’ve ever meticulously put together sculptures and other items with Legos, then the new Legoland opening in Central Florida this weekend may be your dream destination.

CBS4–10/10/2011

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Seaworld Orlando Fighting OSHA Findings In Trainer’s Death

A Government attorney said Monday that SeaWorld Orlando’s policy of relying on trainers to recognize when a killer whale poses a safety threat leaves gaps that can lead to injury or death, supporting safety citations issued to the theme park after a trainer’s death.

CBS4–09/19/2011

(AP)

Family Fights To Seal Pictures Of Whale Trainer Death

It’s been more than a year and half since a SeaWorld Orlando trainer was killed in an accident with a killer whale but the family of Dawn Brancheau is still fighting to keep images of her from being released.

CBS4–09/09/2011

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Seaworld’s New Marine Rehab Facility Draws Some Criticism

SeaWorld Orlando is set to open a new rehabilitation facility for wild dolphins and whales that wash ashore but the decision to open the facility is drawing some criticism.

07/18/2011

Disney World Castle

Best Florida Resident Discounts

Florida is one of the top vacation destinations in the world. For those who live in the Sunshine State, that means cheaper prices at the big theme parks, cruises, hotels and resorts. Some attractions that offer Florida resident discounts include Walt Disney World, Sea World, Busch Gardens, Universal Studios, Cruise Lines and there’s the Florida Backyard Card.

CBS4–03/31/2011

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