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Thursday, May 25, 2017
2017 Florida Theme Park Guide: A look at this summer's top attractions
The newest fireworks presentation at Magic Kingdom uses lasers, lights, projections and pyrotechnics showing characters and scenes from more than 25 Disney films. [Walt Disney World]
Florida's theme parks are getting ready for their busiest season with new rides, shows and perks, and we have rounded up a guide to the best new things to see.With more than 112 million visitors in 2016 (a record), Florida remains the top travel...
ALI DOUGLASS   |   Special to the Times
Here's what you need to know before you buy that Groupon vacation deal
Alan Grofe dances at the Sunset Music Festival in Tampa in 2016. [Courtesy of James Coletta | Sunset Music Festival]
Meet 'rave pops,' the EDM-loving, hard-dancing 72-year-old who went viral via the Sunset Music Festival (w/video)
Traffic starts to line up at the busy intersection of U.S. 41 and State Road 54 in Lutz and Lando O'Lakes. [OCTAVIO JONES   |   Times]
Take 2: Some fear Tampa Bay Next transportation plan is TBX redux

Fun Fact

Florida

Boy dies after being pulled from apartment pool
A 6-year-old boy appears to have drowned in an apartment complex pool in Florida
2 southwest Florida cities among nation's fastest-growing
Liquor wall staying up in Florida after Gov. Scott's veto
Winning numbers drawn in 'Pick 3 Evening' game
Winning numbers drawn in 'Pick 5 Evening' game
Winning numbers drawn in 'Pick 2 Evening' game

Offbeat

Police find man's body and coffin believed to contain mom
A welfare check by police to a house overgrown with weeds and other plants revealed the decomposing body of an elderly man _ and a makeshift coffin containing remains officials believe to be those of...
Bear trying to get doughnuts tears off Colorado car bumper
Dog stuck on 400-foot cliff rescued by cop using ropes
Governor says no road sign for monument? Fans hang 1 instead
Large inflatable obstacle course stolen in Phoenix burglary
Raccoon causes power outage in central Florida