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

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - House lawmakers are considering a bill that would stop elected officials and top employees in state government from enrolling in the state's traditional pension plan. The House could take a final vote on the bill this week. A similar proposal is moving in the Florida Senate, but it's unclear if the measure will pass.

NEW YORK (AP) - The father of Trayvon Martin hopes his son's death re-ignites the fight for civil rights and teaches tolerance. Speaking at Nassau Community College in New York, Tracy Martin said he'd like to see his son's name "in the history books of modern days, taking his place beside Emmett Till."

MELBOURNE, Fla. (AP) - A Brevard County elementary school has stopped serving students Mountain Dew before standardized tests. A schools spokeswoman says Principal Kathryn Eward started serving soda and trail mix about 10 years ago after reading about its positive effect on students taking tests. Now the students get water and trail mix.

MIAMI (AP) - Marc Anthony's latest Spanish-language album "3.0" is a hit. But he wants to reconquer a broader market with a new project in English. Anthony announced at the 25th Billboard Latin Music Conference in Miami yesterday that he is working on a pop album.

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