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SeaWorld trainer tribute: Shamu Believe show resumes with standing ovation
SeaWorld trainer tribute: Shamu Believe show resumes with standing ovation

It was back to business at SeaWorld's Shamu Stadium on Saturday, but there were some glaring differences in a show that has brought tourists from across the globe to the celebrate the beauty of jumping killer whales. On an emotional morning that celebrated the life of Dawn Brancheau, fans of the park's signature show, "Believe," didn't see a trainer emerge from the depths of the enormous pool on the nose of a flying orca, nor were they drenched by the crashing waves off the fins of the 6-ton killer whale Tilikum. The 11 a.m. show -- which had fans lining up as early as 9 a.m. -- started with a tribute to Brancheau, a veteran orca trainer who drowned Wednesday...

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