Six Flags

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)

Amputee Sues Six Flags For Discrimination

Fort Worth man says park refused to let him get onto as many as 13 rides because he has just one leg.

07/08/2015

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KT & Shippy Ride ‘Justice League: Battle For Metropolis’

The Fan’s Ben & Skin show sidekicks, Kevin ‘KT’ Turner and Shippy ride the new Justice League: Battle For Metropolis’ ride at Six Flags…and talk sports.

05/21/2015

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Theme Parks Turning Aging Coasters Into New Thrill Rides

Bigger, faster and more extreme are what count when it comes to roller coasters. So what’s an amusement park to do with aging coasters when those record-breaking crowd-pleasers from years ago are being overshadowed by today’s scream machines?

05/19/2015

Riders enjoy a rollercoaster at Six Flags Over Texas in Arlington, Texas. (credit: Phil Stauskas/KTVT/KTXA)

Six Flags Over Texas To Host Weekend Job Fair

If you’re looking to earm some extra cash on the side, Six Flags Over Texas has just the opportunity for you. The theme park is holding a job fair throughout the long weekend.

KRLD–01/16/2015

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

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Tarrant Co. Flooding Damaging Homes, Closing Businesses

Many homeowners say they have flooded the city with complaints for years about poor drainage in the area but still fear flooding when heavy rain storms hit.

06/25/2014

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George Strait Concert Leads Arlington Entertainment Trifecta

On Saturday the king of country music will end his reign right here in North Texas at AT&T Stadium. Friday night crews were setting the stage for the final concert of George Strait’s final tour.

CBSDFW.COM–06/06/2014

Batman: The Ride at Six Flags. (credit: sixflags.com)

Six Flags Expanding To Dubai

The theme park has announced a partnership to build a Six Flags themed park in Dubai, which would open in 2017.

04/10/2014

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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

Six Flags Opening Gate

Man Challenges Six Flags Ban In Court

A 52-year-old Connecticut man who was banned from all Six Flags theme parks nationwide in 2006 is scheduled to begin presenting his case to a jury in San Antonio.

11/11/2013

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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