Theme parks: Comcast's under-the-radar growth driver

NEW YORK (AP) -- One of Comcast's fastest-growing businesses hasn't been selling cable or internet subscriptions -- or making movies and TV shows, or selling TV ads. It's been theme parks. Since 2011, when Comcast first took over NBCUniversal's film and TV studios, cable and broadcast networks, TV stations and theme parks, the parks have been one of its biggest revenue drivers.

Wild monkey spotted in central Florida neighborhood

APOPKA, Fla. (AP) -- Wildlife officials are warning central Florida residents to stay away from wild monkeys after one was spotted in the area. A rhesus monkey was spotted over the weekend in the Orlando suburb of Apopka. Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission officials are asking residents to stay away from the monkey and to call a hotline if it's spotted again. The Orlando Sentinel (http://bit.

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April 23 1903 -- The New York Highlanders, later renamed Yankees, win their first game as a major league team, 7-2 over the Washington Senators. 1946 -- Ed Head of the Brooklyn Dodgers pitches a no-hitter against the Boston Braves, 5-0 at Ebbets Field. 1950 -- The Detroit Red Wings edge the New York Rangers 4-3 in Game 7 to win the Stanley Cup.

It's an orca! Last killer whale is born at a SeaWorld park

MIAMI (AP) -- The last orca has been born in captivity at a SeaWorld park in San Antonio just over a year after the theme park decided to stop breeding orcas following animal rights protests and declining ticket sales. The Orlando-based company said the orca -- the last in a generation of whales bred in confinement -- was born Wednesday afternoon.

APNewsBreak: Baby orca! Last killer whale born at SeaWorld

MIAMI (AP) -- The last orca has been born in captivity at a SeaWorld park in San Antonio, Texas, just over a year after the theme park decided to stop breeding orcas following animal rights protests and declining ticket sales. The Orlando-based company said the orca -- the last in a generation of whales bred in confinement -- was born Wednesday afternoon.

Mark Hamill says he'd like to play George Lucas in a movie

He's played Luke Skywalker and the Joker, but Mark Hamill has one role he'd like to add to his resume: That of "Star Wars" creator George Lucas. The actor said Sunday that he would love to play Lucas in a movie about his life when a fan at the Star Wars Celebration event in Orlando, Florida, asked him what role he'd like to play.

Mark Hamill: Carrie Fisher Star Wars tribute is 'therapy'

Mark Hamill says he's still grieving over Carrie Fisher's death, but sharing memories of his late friend and co-star with fans at Star Wars Celebration is "part of the process that I need to move on." Hamill led an hourlong tribute to Fisher on Friday evening at the event in Orlando, Florida. "I'm trying to use you as therapy to get through this together," the actor said.

Rian Johnson debuts teaser trailer for 'The Last Jedi'

NEW YORK (AP) -- Is the Force still strong with Luke Skywalker? The first trailer for "Star Wars: The Last Jedi" dropped on Friday, showcasing a morose and withdrawn Skywalker. The two-minute teaser , unveiled by director Rian Johnson at the "Star Wars Celebration" fan event in Orlando, Florida, offered few clues to the film.

Harrison Ford visit, Fisher tribute launch Star Wars event

How do you celebrate 40 years of "Star Wars" in 90 minutes? With a surprise Harrison Ford appearance, a touching Carrie Fisher tribute, a John Williams performance and a fair amount of jokes about George Lucas' dialogue, of course. Attendees at Star Wars Celebration were treated to that and more Thursday in Orlando, Florida, at the kick-off of the four-day fan event marking the anniversary of Lucas' space saga.

Orlando fires GM Hennigan after missing playoffs for 5 years

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) -- The Orlando Magic have fired general manager Rob Hennigan, saying Thursday it was time to go in a different direction after missing the postseason for five straight seasons. "We appreciate Rob's efforts to rebuild the team, but feel we have not made any discernible improvement over the last few years specifically," Magic CEO Alex Martins said Thursday in a statement. "It's time for different leadership in basketball operations.

What's at stake for winners _ and losers _ in NBA finale

NEW YORK (AP) -- For some teams, it's win and they're in. For others, winning is the worst thing they can do Wednesday. The last night of the NBA regular season isn't just about playoff spots. It's also about lottery seeds, the final chance to lock up the best odds possible for landing a high pick in what's considered a deep draft. The Boston Celtics, with a victory over Milwaukee, will clinch the No.

Camping World becomes new sponsor of Russell Athletic Bowl

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) -- The Russell Athletic Bowl will now be known as the Camping World Bowl. Florida Citrus Sports and Camping World announced the change Tuesday. Camping World, the nation's largest RV retailer, has signed a multi-year deal to become the title sponsor of the postseason bowl game. The game, which is played at Camping World Stadium, will continue to pit top-tier teams from the ACC and Big 12 in late December.

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PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) -- Damian Lillard scored a franchise-record 59 points and matched his career high with nine 3-pointers to help the Portland Trail Blazers beat the Utah Jazz 101-86 on Saturday night. Lillard surpassed Damon Stoudamire's previous record of 54 points with a step-back 3-pointer. The crowd on its feet, he raised his arms in celebration then pounded his chest.

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NBA Westbrook ties Oscar Robertson's season triple-double record of 41 OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) -- Thunder guard Russell Westbrook has matched Oscar Robertson's single-season record for triple-doubles, collecting his 41st against the Milwaukee Bucks. Westbrook clinched his triple-double Tuesday night on an assist to Taj Gibson with 9:17 left in the third quarter. The crowd stood and chanted "MVP! MVP!" long after the assist.

Update on the latest in sports:

NBA Westbrook ties Oscar Robertson's season triple-double record of 41 OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) -- Thunder guard Russell Westbrook has matched Oscar Robertson's single-season record for triple-doubles, collecting his 41st against the Milwaukee Bucks. Westbrook clinched his triple-double Tuesday night on an assist to Taj Gibson with 9:17 left in the third quarter. The crowd stood and chanted "MVP! MVP!" long after the assist.

LeBron's 41 helps quarreling Cavs hold off Pacers in 2 OTs

CLEVELAND (AP) -- The playoffs are nearing. The Cavaliers are already feeling the pressure. LeBron James made a big 3-pointer in the final minute of the second overtime and scored 41 points to offset 43 by Indiana's Paul George, and Cleveland opened its April schedule with an emotional 135-130 win Sunday over the Pacers, who remain on the outside of the postseason in the Eastern Conference.