According to the Plant City Fire Union, a recent study carried out by the city itself found that firefighters in other cities of a similar size make 18 percent more than Plant City firefighters. And after tense negotiations between the city and the union on the department's upcoming contract—the decision on firefighter pay was turned over to the city commission Monday night. What the union asked for, among other things, was a 3-year contract with a bump in pay that would put salaries closer to that 18-percent mark.
There's one line her critics agreed with — but probably not in the way she was hoping.
- The New Voice of Ukraine
Who did he think he was? Conan the Barbarian?
The truth-challenged GOP congressman appeared to get into a brief confrontation ahead of President Joe Biden's address to Congress.
Britney Spears Took Some Bikini Pics In A London Hotel Room, And She Looks Like She's Having The Best Time
Britney Spears is back to sharing bikini pics, and she seems to be having great fun!
- Fox News
Valerie Bertinelli is sharing how much weight she's lost after cutting out one thing for a whole month.
The Royal Family is Reportedly Offering These Generous Incentives to Entice Prince Harry & Meghan Markle Into Attending King Charles III’s Coronation
After several years of tension and private disagreements followed by one tell-all interview with Oprah, an unprecedented exclusive series with Netflix, and a bombshell memoir, King Charles is reportedly doing everything he can to sweeten the deal for Prince Harry and Meghan Markle to attend his coronation in May. According to The Mail on Sunday, […]
White Witch? Cruella? Pennywise? The Republican congresswoman's critics have some thoughts.
- Business Insider
China is mad at the US for blasting its suspected spy balloon, but a few years ago, state TV bragged its fighter pilots could shoot one down
Video from China state TV shows a 2020 training exercise involving Chinese fighter pilots shooting down a surveillance balloon.
- USA TODAY Opinion
President Joe Biden came out with ample vim and vigor in the State of the Union address and mopped the House floor with the Republican Party's remains
- Associated Press
A small California city that was overrun by visitors four years ago when heavy winter rains produced a “super bloom” of wild poppies has a message for the public after this year's deluge: Do not come. The poppies are beginning to bloom but so far on a small scale — and the canyon where they grow and parking areas are now completely off-limits, Lake Elsinore Mayor Natasha Johnson told a press conference where she recounted the chaos of 2019. Poppies are found throughout California in spring and summer, but usually not as extensively as the blankets of gold that in 2019 covered slopes near Lake Elsinore, a city of 71,000 in Riverside County about 60 miles (96 kilometers) southeast of Los Angeles.
- The Courier Journal
Kentucky's loss to Arkansas marked the second-largest margin of defeat the Wildcats have suffered at Rupp Arena under John Calipari.
- Country Living
Sarah McLachlan's Super Bowl ad for Busch Light is being called a "masterpiece." Watch it here.
Can astrology predict who will win the 2023 Super Bowl? This is what the stars have to say about match between the Eagles and the Chiefs and who will win.
- NBC Sports Boston
Peyton Manning easily could've run away from Tom Brady and the Patriots when he was figuring out his post-Colts career, but he embraced the challenge of facing the New England juggernaut.
In case you’ve missed it: Reps. Marjorie Taylor Greene (R-Ga.) and Lauren Boebert (R-Co.), who don’t seem to realize that they are two sides of the same terrible coin, have been very publicly at war with each other for some time now. And that war continued apace on Tuesday with Boebert once again mocking Greene—this time for carrying a large white balloon around the U.S. Capitol all day ahead of Biden’s State of the Union address to symbolize the so-called “Chinese spy balloon” that the military
The EA Madden game which has predicted the correct Super Bowl winner with almost 70% accuracy just placed its bets on this year’s game
In 2015, it even predicted the exact score.
- The Daily Beast
Hunter Larkin for KansasA 23-year-old Kansas mayor who re-installed himself in office last month in what some horrified observers said was “essentially a coup” is refusing to leave in the face of furious community opposition.At a contentious city council meeting Monday night, Goddard Mayor Hunter Larkin invoked the late Apple founder Steve Jobs, suggesting that he—Larkin—was also a visionary attempting to “change the world.”In a move that one Goddard resident likened to “Germany in 1935,” Larkin
- WSB Cox articles
The PE teacher admitted to the affair after she accused him of bugging her office.
A passenger's story about refusing to switch plane seats with a mom who wanted to sit with her teenage son has reignited TikTok's flight etiquette debate
TikToker Surya Garg is the latest to weigh in on an ongoing TikTok debate about seat-swapping etiquette on planes, sharing her story.
Matthew McConaughey says he and Kate Hudson were 'legitimately kind of pissed off at each other' while filming the iconic 'You're So Vain' scene for 'How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days'
During an Instagram Live chat, the stars looked back on making the famous rom-com in celebration of its 20th anniversary.