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Disney World’s Deal with Union Raises Minimum Starting Wage to $18

On Thursday, Disney World reached a tentative deal with unions for service workers that would raise the starting minimum wage from $15 to $18 by the end of 2023. The shift could change starting pay throughout central Florida as the Read More…


Ron DeSantis Seeks Funding for What Some Deem a Private Florida Army

Florida Governor Ron DeSantis has requested $98M in funding for 2023, in order to boost the Florida State Guard. One critic calls it DeSantis’s plan to build “a private army.” The State Guard was originally created for home defense during Read More…


Former NFL Star Zac Stacy Gets New Mugshot After Being Jailed for Brutal Attack on Ex-Girlfriend

Former NFL star Zac Stacy posing for a new mug shot as he is jailed for brutally attacking his ex-girlfriend in shocking video footage which was released by police in Florida. The 31-year-old ex-athlete was booked into the Orange County Read More…


Florida Student Knocks Teacher Unconscious Then Repeatedly Stomps and Punches Her Unconscious Body

Police say a 17-year-old student from Matanzas High School in Bunnell, Florida, is under arrest after violently assaulting a teacher’s aide. According to witnesses, the aide removed a Nintendo Switch from the student, who is 6’3″ and 270lbs compared to Read More…


Little Alligator Suffered with Mouth Taped Shut For Months, But Now Has a New Lease on Life

A little alligator with a big problem has just been saved with her issue taken care of. The little female – just over 5 1/2 feet long – has had her mouth taped shut since December after a trapper captured Read More…


Bob Iger Announces 7,000 Disney Layoffs as Company Changes Course

Disney is conducting a major company restructuring under one-and-future CEO Bob Iger. The company is slashing 7,000 jobs and $5.5B in costs. They’ll also be splitting the company into three divisions: Disney Entertainment, which includes most of its streaming and Read More…


Disney’s Star Wars Hotel Drops Prices After Just a Year

As it turns out, Star Wars fans may be rabid – but they aren’t all rich. Disney opened the long-anticipated Star Wars hotel less than a year ago. But the price point – $5,000 a stay – turned out to Read More…


Former Disney Executive Made Whopping $119K a Day

Geoff Morrell served as Disney’s chief corporate-affairs officer on January 24, 2022. Less than four months later, he walked away – after a public-relations meltdown that caused employees to rise up in protest and set former CEO Bob Chapek on Read More…


Study Shows that Many Families Are Going into Debt Just to Visit Walt Disney World

A new study by LendingTree is shedding light on some spending habits of Disney World-bound families. In the study, 18% of the 1,500 surveyed reported building debt during a visit to Walt Disney World. The study found that people with Read More…


Orlando International Airport Finds Itself Awash with Stranded Travelers

This week, Orlando International Airport found itself the unexpected host to many stranded travelers amid historic flight cancellations. Cancellations and the FAA slowing flight travel into Florida led to a backlog of travelers with nowhere to go. And even once Read More…