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  1. Disneyland, Disney World land Star Wars theme parksRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 17 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    Ever wanted to hang out in the sleazy cantina from Star Wars? Or itched to fight on the Millennium Falcon? Visualize it. Disney chairman Bob Iger announced the creation of two Star Wars theme lands coming to the Disney parks in Orlando, Fla., and Anaheim, Calif.

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  2. 'Star Wars' will 'come to life' at Disney Parks; Toy Story Land announcedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 16 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    "Star Wars" is getting its own themed lands at Walt Disney World in Orlando, Florida, and Disneyland in Anaheim, California, Disney CEO Bob Iger announced at the D23 Fan Expo on Saturday. Iger also said that the Star Wars land will be "every bit as thrilling as the films" and will include attractions and entertainment in an area populated by aliens and droids.

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  3. Samantha Wagner, Jennifer Hahn lead US Women's Amateur stroke-play qualifyingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 10 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    Samantha Wagner and Jennifer Hahn shot 4-under 68 on Monday in the U.S. Women's Amateur at Portland Golf Club to share the first-round lead in stroke-play qualifying. The 18-year-old Wagner, from Orlando, Florida, will be a freshman at Florida.

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  4. Cyle Larin scores twice, Orlando City beats Columbus Crew 5-1Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 1 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    Columbus opened the scoring in the fifth minute. Justin Meram made a nice service in a crowded penalty area to a streaking Federico Higuain, who chipped it behind Tally Hall for his sixth of the season.

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  5. Police: Officer pepper-sprays, arrests passenger who argued over his bag at Orlando airportRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2015 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    Police say an officer pepper-sprayed an airline passenger who refused to comply with instructions to get off the plane for arguing about whether his oversized bag needed to be checked.

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  6. Sacha Kljestan, Mike Grella score in Red Bulls' 2-0 victory over Orlando CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2015 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    Sacha Kljestan and Mike Grella scored and Dax MrCarty had two assists in the New York Red Bulls' 2-0 victory over expansion Orlando City on Saturday night. Orlando City coach Adrian Heath reacts to getting a red card and ejected during the second half of an MLS soccer match against the New York Red Bulls, Saturday, July 18, 2015 in Orlando, Fla.

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  7. Indiana Pacers finalize rookie contract with 1st-round draft pick Myles TurnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2015 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    The 6-foot-11, 240-pound Turner was the No. 11 selection last month. Terms were not disclosed, though he is expected to make about $2.4 million next season.

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  8. Cheeky animated prequel gives little yellow bad guys their day in the funRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2015 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    In the movie Annie Hall , Woody Allen included a short animated scene in which he confessed a childhood crush on the wicked queen from Snow White and the Seven Dwarves . The movie Despicable Me and its sequel played on a similar but mostly unspoken juvenile delight.

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  9. Next generation of NBA referees get evaluated alongside players during summer league gamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2015 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    With his slender build and 6-foot-5 frame, Nate Green blends in at a gym full of up-and-coming players looking to make their mark at Orlando's NBA summer league. But the people Green is trying to impress this week won't be competing for the NBA Finals next season.

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  10. Mom of Maine man who died setting off fireworks on his head says she'll seek stricter rulesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2015 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    The mother of a man who tried to launch a firework off the top of his head for July Fourth and was killed instantly said Monday she's advocating for stricter controls about who can use the explosives. Devon Staples, 22, and his friends had been drinking and setting off fireworks Saturday night in a backyard in Staples' eastern Maine hometown, Calais, when the accident happened with a reloadable fireworks mortar tube, police have said.

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  11. High expectations: Even as a Heat rookie, Winslow will be asked to do a little of everythingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2015 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    Before ever seeing him in a Miami uniform, Heat coach Erik Spoelstra was already putting a fairly high expectation on the shoulders of rookie forward Justise Winslow. The Heat believe Winslow can fill plenty of roles on the court, and the rookie's summer league debut at Orlando, Florida, this weekend didn't do anything to suggest that Miami's thinking is off-base.

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  12. Mexico rallies to tie Costa Rica 2-2 in Orlando friendlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2015 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    For a half, it looked as if Mexico's "A'' squad was suffering from the same malaise as the team that exited quickly from Copa America. A fan waves a Mexican flag in the stands during the first half of a friendly soccer match against Costa Rica in Orlando, Fla., Saturday, June 27, 2015.

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  13. Bombers add DB Shell to practice rosterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2015 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    Shell, 33, is a native of Orlando, Fla., and has played six CFL season, most recently with the Calgary Stampeders last season.

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  14. Bombers add Florida import to practice rosterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2015 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    Shell, 33, is a native of Orlando, Fla., and has played six CFL seasons, mostly recently with the Calgary Stampeders last season en route to the Grey Cup last season.

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  15. Etiquette in the electronic ageRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2015 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    Barbara Bergstrom was at her son's school for a concert when she noticed most of the audience texting, talking or recording the performance. "People don't even realize how rude they're being with their cellphones," said Bergstrom, executive director of Greetings, an Orlando, Fla., business-etiquette company.

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  16. Kaka heads in his own penalty-kick rebound and Orlando City beats United 1-0Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2015 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    Brazil international Kaka scored off his own penalty rebound in the 30th minute as Orlando City SC topped the Eastern Conference-leading D.C. United 1-0 in Major League Soccer on Sunday. United goalkeeper Bill Hamid made a diving save when Kaka went low and left with his penalty.

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  17. Orlando, Florida, airport expands reach into Latin America with routes to Peru, BrazilRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2015 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    The Orlando-Brasilia route will be TAM Airlines' second route between Orlando and a Brazilian city. The airline already flies between the theme park mecca and Sao Paulo.

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  18. Low-cost carrier NewLeaf to be based out of Winnipeg and hire 750 peopleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2015 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    Jim Young, NewLeaf's CEO at the Winnipeg Airport Monday to announce Winnipeg will be home to the company's head quarters. The CEO of NewLeaf Travel Company Inc. has launched a new "ultra-low-cost" airline carrier targeting the leisure traveller that will be based out of Winnipeg.

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  19. Flying turns over a NewLeafRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2015 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    The CEO of NewLeaf Travel Company Inc. has launched a new "ultra-low-cost" airline carrier targeting the leisure traveller that will be based out of Winnipeg. Wayne Glowacki / Winnipeg Free Press NewLeaf Travel Company CEO Jim Young says his ultra-low-cost airline will create 750 jobs and have its head office in Winnipeg.

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  20. Vanderbilt trio among coveted prospects preparing for upcoming MLB draftRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2015 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    Other prospects in the draft that starts Monday include big college arms who've excelled as starters and closers, prep stars and talented players trying to prove themselves after injuries. The three Commodores are trying to join an expanding list of Vanderbilt alumni in the big leagues, including pitchers David Price, Sonny Gray and Mike Minor, along with infielders Pedro Alvarez and Ryan Flaherty.

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