<![CDATA[NBC 6 South Florida - South Florida News]]> Copyright 2015 http://www.nbcmiami.com/news/local http://media.nbcbayarea.com/designimages/NBC+6+LOGO+GOOGLE.png NBC 6 South Florida http://www.nbcmiami.com en-us Wed, 01 Jul 2015 13:05:03 -0400 Wed, 01 Jul 2015 13:05:03 -0400 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[UM Police Send Armed Intruder Tweet in Error]]> Wed, 01 Jul 2015 12:39:25 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/twitter+generic+logo.jpg
An accidental tweet about an armed intruder on the University of Miami campus in Coral Gables caused a brief scare Wednesday, in the second such incident in the past year.]]>
<![CDATA[Alleged Facebook Killer Argues With Judge at Hearing]]> Wed, 01 Jul 2015 11:51:11 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/070115+derek+medina+in+court.jpg
The South Miami man accused of killing his wife and posting a photo of her body on Facebook argued with a judge during a hearing Wednesday morning.

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<![CDATA[Dragic Inks 5-Year Deal With Heat: Report]]> Wed, 01 Jul 2015 10:18:14 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-464284460.jpg
Goran Dragic and the Heat have reportedly come to terms on a five-year pact

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<![CDATA[Federal Fugitive May Have Been in Miramar: FBI]]> Wed, 01 Jul 2015 06:33:23 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/david+fallis+fbi.jpg
A federal fugitive wanted by the FBI is believed to have been in Miramar as recently as last week.

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<![CDATA[Weather: Hot, Humid Wednesday]]> Wed, 01 Jul 2015 05:52:33 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/WTVJ_000000018889562_1200x675_474101827834.jpg
We have a bright, almost rain-free forecast for the next few days. Ryan Phillips says we'll see summer heat and humidity with highs around 92.]]>
<![CDATA[Fire Inspectors Confiscate $1 Million in Illegal Fireworks]]> Wed, 01 Jul 2015 08:09:09 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/160*120/fireworks42.jpg
Fire inspectors busted an illegal fireworks operation in Miami Gardens Tuesday night. An anonymous tip led investigators to a warehouse just off the Golden Glades Expressway at 17401 Northwest Second Avenue.

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<![CDATA[Ft. Lauderdale Cop Fired Over Racist Comments on Social Media]]> Tue, 30 Jun 2015 22:20:59 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/FTL+cop+fired.jpg
Racist comments on social media are once again plaguing a South Florida police department. The Fort Lauderdale Police Department has firing yet another police officer after he posted a racist comment on...

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<![CDATA[Woman Critical After Car Goes Into Canal in Southwest Ranches]]> Tue, 30 Jun 2015 23:33:23 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/063015+car+in+canal+southwest+ranches.jpg
A woman was pulled from the water after a vehicle drove into a canal in Southwest Ranches Tuesday.

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<![CDATA[Hepatitis C on the Rise in South Florida]]> Tue, 30 Jun 2015 19:45:43 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/hep+c.jpg
A potentially deadly disease is seeing an alarming increase of cases being reported in South Florida. In fact, cases of hepatitis C have gone up more than 50-percent in Broward County in the past two years...

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<![CDATA[MDX Launches Program to Pay Toll Payers Back]]> Tue, 30 Jun 2015 19:14:59 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-470159745_TrailorHighway-Generic.jpg
The MDX Board of Directors has announced that it will give toll payers a chance to have a financial stake in their state governmental agency through their new Cash Back Toll Dividend Program.

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<![CDATA[Two Robbers Caught Ripping Off Elderly Woman: Police]]> Tue, 30 Jun 2015 20:13:27 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/77+year-old+woman+robbed.jpg
Two robbery suspects are under arrest after being caught in the act during a multi-agency burglary surveillance sweep according to police.

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<![CDATA[Man Who Claimed Wife Shooting Was Accidental Charged With Murder: BSO]]> Wed, 01 Jul 2015 13:01:27 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/070115+jason+browdy+tamarac+shooting.jpg
A man who claimed he accidentally shot and killed his sleeping wife in their Tamarac home has been charged with murder in her death, authorities said.

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<![CDATA[Dade Commissioners Pass Pot Possession Fine Proposal]]> Tue, 30 Jun 2015 19:44:48 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/160*121/marijuana+bag+blunt.jpg
Miami-Dade commissioners have approved a measure that allows police to fine someone caught with a misdemeanor amount of marijuana rather than place them under arrest.

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<![CDATA[BSO Deputy Pleads Not Guilty in Excessive Force Case]]> Tue, 30 Jun 2015 14:50:51 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/063015+Justin+Lambert+in+court.jpg
A Broward Sheriff's deputy accused of using excessive force during an arrest in Deerfield Beach was in court Tuesday where he entered a not guilty plea.

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<![CDATA[Mom Accused of Smoking Pot With Son, 11]]> Wed, 01 Jul 2015 08:39:22 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/063015+casey+sanders+marijuana+mom.jpg
A Florida mother is behind bars after her 11-year-old son told deputies he’s been smoking marijuana out of a “wood penis shaped pipe” with his mom for about six months.

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<![CDATA['Pirate' Fired Pistols on Florida Keys Bridge: Deputies]]> Tue, 30 Jun 2015 13:16:10 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/063015+jamie+don+spering.jpg
A man dressed in full pirate costume was arrested after firing his guns on the old Seven Mile Bridge in the Florida Keys Monday night, authorities said.

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<![CDATA[Ex-FSU Mascot Stabbed Over Gumbo Dispute: Police]]> Tue, 30 Jun 2015 12:46:49 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/063015+chief+osceola.jpg
A man who once portrayed the Florida State University “Chief Osceola” mascot was stabbed to death in Panama City Beach, Florida after police say an argument with a fellow restaurant employee over gumbo...

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<![CDATA['Like Being in a Furnace': Man Who Survived Grill Explosion]]> Tue, 30 Jun 2015 13:45:37 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/063015+john+herrera.jpg
A South Florida man who was left badly burned in an accident with his barbecue is sharing his story before the upcoming July 4th holiday.]]>
<![CDATA[1 Killed in Fatal Crash Near Golden Glades]]> Tue, 30 Jun 2015 11:24:12 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/063015+one+killed+in+three+car+crash+golden+glades.jpg
One person was killed in a three-car crash near the Golden Glades exchange early Tuesday morning.]]>
<![CDATA[1 Recovered from Water at Fisher Island: MDFR]]> Tue, 30 Jun 2015 07:45:32 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/063015+fisher+island+car+in+water.jpg
A person was recovered from the water off Fisher Island, Miami-Dade Fire Rescue crews confirm.]]>
<![CDATA[4 Shot in Opa-locka: Officials]]> Tue, 30 Jun 2015 07:46:08 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/opa+locka+police+generic.jpg
Four people, including a preteen, were shot overnight in Opa-locka, city officials confirm.]]>
<![CDATA[Weather: Isolated Storms Tuesday]]> Tue, 30 Jun 2015 06:00:18 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/WTVJ_000000018872006_1200x675_473412675718.jpg
Through midday we'll have a chance for showers and storms. Ryan Phillips says we'll see a quick climb to 90 degrees by midday with isolated storms.]]>
<![CDATA[Man Shot in Dispute Over Dog Poop Dies]]> Tue, 30 Jun 2015 12:42:58 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/jose+rey+dog+poop+shooting+kendall.jpg
A Kendall man who was shot during a dispute over dog poop during Father's Day weekend has died.]]>
<![CDATA[One Dead, One Hospitalized in Miami Gardens Shooting]]> Mon, 29 Jun 2015 23:35:19 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/miami+gardens+shooting4.jpg
One man is dead and another is in critical condition after being shot Monday evening in Miami Gardens.

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<![CDATA[Son of Miami Beach Cop Left Fighting for His Life]]> Mon, 29 Jun 2015 23:35:57 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/160*120/CItxaZOW8AAPUpC.jpg
A Miami Beach Police detective continues to fight for the life of his teenaged son who was hospitalized after his heart stopped beating due to a viral infection.

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<![CDATA[Attacking Humans Not Part of Sharks' Migration Habits: Study]]> Tue, 30 Jun 2015 12:08:54 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/shark+study.jpg
The sight of tiger sharks off the coast of South Florida can cause panic, but discoveries in a five-year research study into migration patterns show they travel 5,000 miles in sophisticated, predictable patterns...

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<![CDATA[Man Arrested in Mother's Murder: Miami-Dade Police]]> Tue, 30 Jun 2015 12:07:39 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/FRANCIS+ROIG.jpg
A 50-year-old man has been arrested in the stabbing death of his mother early Monday, Miami-Dade Police said.

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<![CDATA[Drugs Found in Hialeah Home After Fire Reported: Police]]> Mon, 29 Jun 2015 23:29:37 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/062915+hialeah+fire+drug+house.jpg
A fire at a Hialeah home landed a man behind bars Monday after authorities discovered drugs inside.

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<![CDATA[Woman Claims 'Stand Your Ground' in Strip Club Shooting]]> Mon, 29 Jun 2015 18:11:17 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/062915+kimberly+matthews.jpg
A woman accused of shooting and killing a man outside a southwest Miami-Dade strip club last year took the stand Monday to claim the shooting was self-defense under Florida's "Stand Your Ground" law.

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<![CDATA[Are Domestic Partnerships Now at Risk?]]> Mon, 29 Jun 2015 19:17:17 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/RED_SCOTUS_GAY_MARRIAGE_KNSD6PMD_1200x675_472055363678.jpg
As the the celebrations over Friday's same-sex court decision begin to simmer, some unintended consequences are coming to light.]]>
<![CDATA[Dwyane Wade To Opt Out of Heat Contract]]> Mon, 29 Jun 2015 21:53:53 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-469620384.jpg
Dwyane Wade will opt out of his contract with the Heat and become a free agent

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<![CDATA[Reward Offered in Alleged Credit Card Theft ]]> Mon, 29 Jun 2015 18:21:51 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/stolen+credit+card.jpg
Broward Sheriff’s Office detectives are asking the public for help in identifying an alleged credit card thief.

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<![CDATA[Enrique Iglesias Charged in Miami-Dade Traffic Stop]]> Tue, 30 Jun 2015 11:13:22 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/062915+enrique+iglesias.jpg
Singer Enrique Iglesias is facing misdemeanor charges of obstruction and driving with a suspended license following a traffic stop in Miami-Dade County last month, Florida Highway Patrol officials said.

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<![CDATA[Archaeologists Resume Search for Graves in Deerfield]]> Mon, 29 Jun 2015 18:12:19 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/062915+shovel+generic.jpg
Archaeologists resumed their search for graves at a Deerfield Beach site where a human skull and coffin fragments were discovered earlier this month.

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