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  1. Busch Gardens' Gwazi roller coaster's final run Sunday (w/video)


    TAMPA — Lynn Maureen Spies says she has ridden Gwazi, Busch Gardens' wooden roller coaster, more times than she can remember.

    Gwazi is the largest and fastest “dueling” wooden roller coaster in the Southeast. Ridership has been lagging.
  2. Movie 'Wild' lures more people to hike Pacific Crest Trail (w/video)


    More hikers are expected on the Pacific Crest Trail this year thanks to the movie Wild, according to the Pacific Crest Trail Association, which preserves and promotes the trail.

    A couple walks the Bridge of the Gods Trailhead on the Pacific Crest Trail in Cascade Locks, Ore. Requests have increased for permits for long-distance hikes on the 2,650-mile trail.
  3. Euro's drop translates to limited benefits in U.S.

    Personal Finance

    NEW YORK — Americans hoping to save on European goods thanks to a falling euro shouldn't rush to uncork that bottle of Bordeaux. There's very little to celebrate.