Six Flags Over Texas

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Tasha’s To Do List: Dec. 18-21

The holiday season is upon us, and there’s no shortage of events around DFW to enjoy with your family. Tasha Stevens brings you some of the best!

12/18/2014

Rosa Esparza was thrown from The Texas Giant at Six Flags Flags Over Texas in Arlington. (credit: Esparza family)

Six Flags Reaches Settlement Over Texas Giant Deadly Fall

Six Flags Over Texas has reached a settlement with the family of Rosy Esparza. The 54-year-old grandmother was thrown from the Texas Giant roller coaster and killed on July 19, 2013.

CBSDFW.COM–11/18/2014

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Parents: Six Flags Employees Made Handicapped Girls Feel Different

Two North Texas families are angry with the treatment they say they received at a North Texas theme park.

CBS 11–10/28/2014

Two masked participants pose for a photographer during a zombie walk event in Frankfurt and Main, central Germany, on September 7, 2013.  (credit: BORIS ROESSLER/AFP/Getty Images)

Fright Fest Is Back At Six Flags Over Texas

Halloween is still more than two weeks away, but the ghouls and goblins have already invaded Six Flags Over Texas in Arlington.

10/09/2014

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Batman Roller Coaster Now Moves Backwards

‘Batman: The Ride’ has been at Six Flags Over Texas for around 15 years. Now, one of the park’s most popular attractions is changing things up by sending riders backwards.

07/02/2014

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Cement Truck Crash Snarls Arlington Traffic

A cement truck crash shut down a portion of Interstate-30 in Arlington early Wednesday morning, after diesel fuel was spilled all over the highway’s three main lanes.

05/28/2014

The Texas Giant (credit: CBS 11 News)

Texas Giant Builder Blames Six Flags For Death

The German manufacturer of a roller coaster from which a woman fell to her death is blaming Six Flags for the incident.

CBS 11–03/06/2014

Six Flags Texas Giant

Six Flags Over Texas Opens For New Season

Six Flags Over Texas is opening for a new season of thrills. And among the many new attractions this year are improvements to the children’s section of the amusement park.

02/28/2014

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Six Flags Sues Texas Giant Maker

Last summer, Rosa Esparza fell to her death while riding the Texas Giant roller coaster. Now, amusement park company Six Flags is suing the maker of that thrill ride.

02/18/2014

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Six Flags Holds Job Fair

Six Flags Over Texas expects to hire 1,000 seasonal employees after holding its primary job fair for 2014 season.

01/11/2014

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Six Flags Death Report: Ride Had Previous Problems

Shocking new witness accounts reveal what people saw moments before Rosy Esparza fell to her death from the Texas Giant at Six Flags Over Texas in Arlington.

11/08/2013

The Texas Giant roller coaster at Six Flags Over Texas in Arlington. (credit: CBSDFW.COM)

Six Flags Entertainment’s Profit Falls Following Rider’s Death

Six Flags Entertainment Corp.’s net income tumbled 52 percent in the third quarter amid the death of a roller coaster rider in July.

10/24/2013

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