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  • April 5- WWE Inc, owner of the sports. The WWE is coming off a weekend where it sold out five consecutive nights in Orlando, including WrestleMania at the Citrus Bowl, with records for that stadium's attendance of 75,252 fans and its revenue of $14.5 million. WWEs live event business is its third-largest source of revenue, grossing $144.4 M in 2016.

  • March 24- SeaWorld Entertainment Inc said China's Zhonghong Zhuoye Group Co Ltd would buy Blackstone Group LP's stake in the embattled U.S.-based marine park operator, sending SeaWorld' s shares up 10 percent in morning trading on Friday. Blackstone, which bought SeaWorld in 2009 for $2.3 billion, has been reducing its stake in the company since taking it...

  • NEW YORK, March 21- Wells Fargo& Co will launch a new multi-channel ad campaign, its chief executive said on Tuesday, in a further sign of the bank's efforts to regain trust after a sales scandal last year caused a sharp drop in account openings. "For our team members and customers, we want to create a culture that's better every day," Chief Executive Officer Timothy...

  • NEW YORK, March 21- Wells Fargo& Co will launch a new multi-channel ad campaign, its chief executive said on Tuesday, in a further sign of the bank's efforts to regain trust after a sales scandal last year caused a sharp drop in account openings. "For our team members and customers, we want to create a culture that's better every day," Chief Executive Officer Timothy...

  • SAN FRANCISCO, March 16- Gun owners were thrilled with Donald Trump's election in November. Trump's surprise victory on Nov. 8 turned gunmaker shares, one of the most profitable investments under his predecessor, Democrat Barack Obama, into a top money-maker for traders who take a gamble on falling stock prices. Fears of gun control following mass shootings in...

  • *Wall Street mostly gains, but Dow off slightly. The surge in crude inventories to a record high slammed energy stocks, leading much of Wall Street lower, and stoked concerns a global oil glut may persist even as the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries tries to prop up prices with output curbs. "The other thing unnerving the market is rapid growth in...

  • *Wall Street mostly gains, but Dow off slightly. NEW YORK, March 8- The dollar gained and stocks on Wall Street mostly rose on Wednesday after U.S. private sector hiring surged in February, underscoring the economy's strength and adding to expectations the Federal Reserve will raise interest rates next week. The report raised expectations of a robust U.S. Labor...

  • *Wall Street mostly gains, but Dow off slightly. NEW YORK, March 8- The dollar gained and stocks on Wall Street mostly rose on Wednesday after U.S. private sector hiring surged in February, underscoring the economy's strength and adding to expectations the Federal Reserve will raise interest rates next week. The report raised expectations of a robust payrolls...

  • SAO PAULO, March 6- A unit of Brazil's TRX Holding Investimentos has entered a joint venture to buy and renovate multi-family housing projects in the United States, hoping to profit from the residential rental market in the world's largest economy. TRX and U.S.-based Cornerstone Properties Ltd will contribute equally to the venture, making an initial...

  • The tentative Mexico City allocations will result in new or additional low-fare service to 15 U.S. cities, including Chicago OHare, Denver, Houston Hobby, Los Angeles, New York-JFK, San Diego, San Francisco and Washington- Dulles. Under the tentative award, JetBlue will receive six slot pairs to Mexico City from Fort Lauderdale and Orlando, Florida, and Los Angeles,...

  • A real estate agent shows a home to a prospective buyer in Miami.

    In local markets across the nation, there are too few listings to meet the strong buyer demand.

  • One-day prices at Walt Disney World in Orlando, Florida, will stay flat or rise up to 4.9 percent, the company said. At Disneyland Resort in Anaheim, California, the new single-day prices range from $97 to $124. A two-day ticket at Walt Disney World will decline by $3 to $199, for example.

  • A sign points toward a building renting tiny apartments in Seattle.

    Landlord alert: Seattle is hot, but not the hottest opportunity for home-rental investing.

  • A vehicle belonging the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) is parked at the crime scene at Pulse Nightclub on Orange Avenue, June 15, 2016 in Orlando, Florida.

    The families of three men killed at Orlando's Pulse gay nightclub have sued Twitter, Alphabet's Google, and Facebook in federal court.

  • Donald Trump

    President-elect Donald Trump's constantly-evolving views make it difficult to glean a political agenda, reports NBC News.

  • Magic Kingdom, Walt Disney World, Orlando, Florida USA

    Disney recently announced a new "Magic Kingdom Park After-Hours" wedding package at its Walt Disney World Resort in Orlando, Florida.

  • A monitor shows cancelled flights in and out of the Palm Beach International airport in the afternoon as Hurricane Matthew advances, Thursday, Oct. 6, 2016, in West Palm Beach, Fla.

    Hurricane Matthew snarled travel plans as it strengthened into a Category 4 storm on Thursday.

  • Walt Disney World in Orlando, Fla.

    Walt Disney World told CNBC that it will close its Orlando parks at 5 p.m., ET, Thursday; it will stay closed all day Friday.

  • Trainers have Orca killer whales perform for the crowd during a show at the animal theme park SeaWorld in San Diego. (File photo).

    SeaWorld slashed its dividend and said it would suspend future payments, six months after it decided to stop breeding killer whales at its parks.

  • Loews opens new resort

    Loews is opening a new resort at Universal Orlando. Discussing the importance of securing hotels, with Jonathan Tisch, Loews Hotels Chairman, Co-Owner of the Giants, Loews Co-Chairman of the Board