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Friday, Jul 03, 2015
Hispanic leaders want GOP to condemn Trump’s ‘idiocy’
Hispanic leaders are bristling at the largely tepid response by Republican presidential candidates to Donald Trump’s characterization of Mexican immigrants as rapists and drug dealers.
When Alex Rodriguez hit No. 660 on May 1, New York said it had the discretion not to make the payment and declined to do so, saying his marketing rights did not have any worth. 
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A-Rod, Yanks settle dispute; Tampa charity to benefit
A crash involving a dump truck closed northbound lanes of U.S. 19 at Alderman Road in Palm Harbor. CHRIS URSO/STAFF
Crash closes NB lanes of U.S. 19 in Palm Harbor
Sun City Center residents will celebrate  Independence Day in a big way tomorrow with a pancake breakfast, afternoon picnic and evening lots of fireworks.
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Opinion

What happened to the $1.8 billion surplus in Florida?

Paula Dockery Now that some time has passed since the Florida Legislature produced a budget and the governor cut $461 million from it, we’re starting to see the results.

Editorials:
Editorial: Spend BP funds wisely
Editorial: Another step toward Cuba
Words of wisdom from Ohio about health-care expansion
Letters:
Letters to the editor: Ready for Bernie
Letter of the Day: Don’t put Rodriguez in the same sentence as Aaron and Mays