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July 28, 2001

Dream car is a 'toy Yoda'
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A Hooters waitress says a promised Toyota prize turned out to be a green subcompact -- Yoda.
Lucy Morgan
Author sees good sense as cure for what ails us
A few years ago, Gov. Lawton Chiles moved to eliminate many of the complex rules and regulations state agencies imposed on Floridians.

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Thief spears fish at aquarium
The burglar shot creatures with a spear gun and took groupers, lobsters, snappers and trout.

Harris employs systems expert
She intends to show public records on two computers weren't purged. Newspapers hire their own expert.

Governor dismisses claims that tax cuts spurred budget deficit
TALLAHASSEE -- Responding to Democratic critics, Gov. Jeb Bush said Friday that even if he hadn't pushed for $1.6-billion in tax cuts the past three years, the state still would be suffering a budget shortfall.

State corrections chief optimistic about future
The troubles of the prison system are abating, says Michael W. Moore. "It's a new day," he declares.


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