News Minute: Here is the latest Florida news from The Associated Press

News Minute: Here is the latest Florida news from The Associated Press

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NEW YORK (AP) - The father of Trayvon Martin hopes his son's death re-ignites the fight for civil rights and teaches tolerance.

Tracy Martin spoke to an audience at Nassau Community College yesterday.

MIAMI (AP) - Produce giant Chiquita Brands International is asking a federal appeals court to toss out lawsuits filed against it in the U.S. by thousands of Colombians whose relatives were killed in a bloody civil war. An 11th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals panel will hear arguments today.

MIAMI BEACH, Fla. (AP) - A small fire that started in a popcorn machine caused the evacuation of a Miami Beach movie theater. Officials say the smoke alarm sounded about 7:25 last night inside the Regal South Beach theater.

MIAMI (AP) - Marc Anthony's latest Spanish-language album "3.0" is a hit, and his single "Vivir mi vida" topped the charts for 18 weeks. But Anthony isn't satisfied. He wants to reconquer a broader market with a new project in English. Anthony announced at the 25th Billboard Latin Music Conference in Miami yesterdayy that he is working on a pop album.

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