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How do water parks inspect water slides?

The possibility of your child being hurt while at a water park is a nightmare many parents may not have thought about before this weekend. K…

In this July 9, 2014 file photo, riders are propelled by jets of water as they go over a hump while riding a water slide called "Verruckt" at Schlitterbahn Waterpark in Kansas City, Kan. A 12-year-old boy died Sunday, Aug. 7, 2016, on the Kansas water slide that is billed as the world's largest, according to officials. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel, File)

Officials investigate death of boy at Schlitterbahn KC Waterpark

Verruckt, which means “insane” in German, was certified as the world’s tallest water slide by Guinness World Records.

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Portland defeats Sporting KC 3-0

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Diego Valeri, Jack Jewsbury and Fanendo Adi scored second-half goals while both teams played a man short to help the P…