l TRAYVON MARTIN'S PARENTS SCHEDULED TO HOLD NEWS CONFERENCE IN MIAMI BEACH
Martin's parents, their attorney Benjamin Crump and members of the National Bar Association are expected to discuss their plans to address what they say are inequalities in the U.S. justice system. The National Bar Association is a group composed primarily of African-American lawyers.
l MEDAL OF HONOR RECIPIENT GEORGE "BUD" DAY DIES AT AGE 88 AT FLORIDA PANHANDLE HOME
The retired colonel spent 5½ years as a POW in Vietnam and was Arizona Sen. John McCain's cellmate in the infamous Hanoi Hilton. Day was one of the nation's most highly decorated servicemen since Gen. Douglas MacArthur and later became a tireless advocate for veterans' rights. Day died Saturday at his home in Shalimar.
l TINO MARTINEZ RESIGNS AS MIAMI MARLINS' HITTING COACH AFTER PLAYERS COMPLAIN ABOUT VERBAL ABUSE
Martinez met with Marlins officials after Sunday's win over the Pittsburgh Pirates and resigned. Martinez apologized for his behavior, and he conceded he became frustrated in his role with the Marlins, who have ranked last in the majors in batting and runs for most of the season.
l MAN DROWNS IN ORLANDO POND
A 34-year-old man drowned after going for a swim in an Orlando pond during a family outing.
l 2 DEAD IN NORTH FLORIDA MOTORCYCLE CRASH
The Florida Highway Patrol says two people died when a car pulled in front of their motorcycle in Beverly Hills. The victims were thrown from their motorcycle and died a hospital.