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H. Wayne Huizenga, Owner of Teams And A Business Empire, Dies at 80

H. Wayne Huizenga, the entrepreneur who expanded Blockbuster video and AutoNation into vast enterprises and owned three South Florida sports teams, died Thursday night. AutoNation today is the largest pure auto retailer in the country as well as one of the most consistently profitable players in the industry. Huizenga retired as chairman of AutoNation in the early 2000s but remained a major shareholder.

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