<![CDATA[NBC 6 South Florida - South Florida News]]>Copyright 2017http://www.nbcmiami.com/news/local http://media.nbcnewyork.com/designimages/NBC+6+LOGO+GOOGLE.png NBC 6 South Florida http://www.nbcmiami.comen-usMon, 24 Apr 2017 23:04:46 -0400Mon, 24 Apr 2017 23:04:46 -0400NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Duo Used Online Ad to Lure, Rob Man at Motel: Police]]> Mon, 24 Apr 2017 22:58:09 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/042417+duo+arrested+bakpage+crime.jpg
A Miami-Dade man said he regrets responding to an ad he saw on Backpage.com last week, because he ended up getting robbed at knife point. Alejandro Vasquez and Marieddy Garcia lured Dominguez to the motel to rob...

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<![CDATA[Dolphins' Pouncey Underwent Stem Cell Procedure: Report]]> Mon, 24 Apr 2017 22:20:36 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-610383540.jpg
Dolphins center Mike Pouncey reportedly had a stem cell procedure performed on his injured hip

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<![CDATA[Cooler, Less Humid Tuesday as Cold Front Passes]]> Mon, 24 Apr 2017 21:52:57 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/042117+NBC+6+radar+11pm.gif
The hot and humid conditions will take a break Tuesday as a cold front passes, bringing beautiful late April weather.Cooler temperatures will stick around until Wednesday as the humidity levels...
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<![CDATA[Cow Stuck in Belly-Deep Muddy Ditch Rescued Near Lakeland]]> Mon, 24 Apr 2017 19:48:27 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/042417+cow+rescued+polk+county.jpg
The Polk County Sheriff's Office was busy Monday mooooving a cow that was stuck in a muddy ditch.

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<![CDATA[NBC 6 Brag About Your School: Miami Northwestern Senior High]]> Mon, 24 Apr 2017 19:29:01 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/201*120/Miami+Northwestern+Senior+High+BRAG+2017.PNG
We're bragging about another South Florida school this week: Miami Northwestern Senior High School, home of the Bulls.

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<![CDATA[Teen Accused of Death Threats at Palmer Trinity School: Cops]]> Mon, 24 Apr 2017 22:13:30 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/042417+palmer+trinity+school.jpg
A South Florida high school student was arrested Monday after police accused the teen of threatening to kill a classmate and bringing a knife to school.]]>
<![CDATA[2 Killed in Murder-Suicide at Southwest Miami-Dade Home]]> Mon, 24 Apr 2017 19:58:36 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/042417+sw+dade+murder+suicide.jpg
Two people were found dead in the patio area of a home in Southwest Miami-Dade Monday afternoon.]]>
<![CDATA[Monkey Spotted Near Restaurant in Central Florida]]> Mon, 24 Apr 2017 22:04:37 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/042417+apopka+monkey+on+the+loose.jpg
A monkey that was spotted hanging out near a restaurant in Apopka has become the talk of the town.

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<![CDATA[Mom Defends Margate Woman Charged with Trying to Kill Man]]> Mon, 24 Apr 2017 19:29:41 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/042417+alyssia+mcchristian.jpg
The mother of a Margate woman arrested and charged for allegedly trying to kill a man says her daughter was the victim of abuse.

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<![CDATA['Cocaine Cowboy' Caught After 26 Years Extradited to Miami ]]> Mon, 24 Apr 2017 18:19:01 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/041317+gustavo+falcon+combined+pics.jpg
One of the last "Cocaine Cowboys" arrested nearly two weeks ago in Kissimmee was extradited to Miami Monday.]]>
<![CDATA[Suspects in Custody After Chase, Crash at SW Dade School]]> Mon, 24 Apr 2017 14:22:33 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/042417+sw+miami-dade+chase+crash+miami+macarthur+south.jpg
Multiple suspects were taken into custody after a police pursuit ended with a crash at a southwest Miami-Dade high school Monday morning.

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<![CDATA[Manatee Rescued at Key Colony Beach Released Back Into Wild]]> Mon, 24 Apr 2017 12:36:17 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/198*120/rescued+manatee+Key+3PO.PNG
The manatee lost about 95 percent of his paddle, and was taken to Miami Seaquarium to recuperate.

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<![CDATA[Miami Passport Agency Closed Until Further Notice]]> Mon, 24 Apr 2017 19:27:46 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/passports-us-generic.jpg
Some travelers hoping to get their passport at the U.S. State Department's Miami office will have to go elsewhere after the office was closed Monday until further notice.

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<![CDATA[Driver Flees Traffic Stop, Dragging Police Officer]]> Mon, 24 Apr 2017 19:51:40 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/216*120/Screen+Shot+2017-04-24+at+10.43.20+AM.png
Body camera footage shows a Florida police officer being dragged by a driver attempting to flee a traffic stop.Police said Frank Wetzel, 61, was pulled over after blowing through a stop sign.]]>
<![CDATA[Dad of FSU Football Star Travis Rudolph Killed in Shooting]]> Mon, 24 Apr 2017 11:00:12 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/180*120/GettyImages-599534398.jpg
The father of Florida State University football star Travis Rudolph was killed in an accidental shooting at a gentleman's club in Palm Beach County.

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<![CDATA[Florida Man Accused of Snorting Cocaine in Front of Deputies]]> Mon, 24 Apr 2017 07:46:34 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/042417+joshua+benz.jpg
A Florida man was arrested after officials say he snorted cocaine in front of deputies as they were evacuating residents from a neighborhood that was being threatened by a massive brush fire.

Photo Credit: Collier County Sheriff's Office]]>
<![CDATA[2017 Billboard Latin Music Conference Preview]]> Mon, 24 Apr 2017 17:17:57 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/181*120/PIC+1+BILLBOARD.jpg
Miami Beach will be buzzing with excitement when the 28th edition of the Billboard Latin Music Conference kicks off at the Ritz-Carlton Miami Beach next April 24-26.]]>
<![CDATA[Broward Heart Walk Raises Millions to Fight Heart Disease]]> Sun, 23 Apr 2017 19:00:34 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/heart+walk1.jpg
Cheers rang out as the Broward Heart Walk kicked off Sunday morning.

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<![CDATA[Marlins Winning With Defense]]> Sun, 23 Apr 2017 14:51:18 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-669625910.jpg
The Marlins have been one of baseball's best defensive teams thus far in the 2017 season

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<![CDATA[6 Things to Know for April 24]]> Mon, 24 Apr 2017 07:41:56 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/042417+6+things+nbc+6.jpg
Here are your 6 things to know from NBC 6 for April 24, 2017.]]>
<![CDATA[2-Year-Old and Uncle Shot in NW Miami-Dade]]> Mon, 24 Apr 2017 06:03:29 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/miami+gardens+shooting7.jpg
A 20-year-old man and his 2-year-old nephew were shot Sunday afternoon in Northwest Miami-Dade, police say.

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<![CDATA[Bicyclist Struck and Killed by Miami-Dade Transit Bus: Police]]> Sun, 23 Apr 2017 18:46:44 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/bicyclist+struck+by+bus.JPG
A bicyclist was fatally struck by a Miami-Dade Transit bus Saturday night, police say.

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<![CDATA[Wildfires Force Thousands to Evacuate in Collier County]]> Sat, 22 Apr 2017 19:56:32 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/collier+county+fire.jpg
Thousands of residents in southwest Florida were forced to evacuate Saturday due to a fast moving wildfire that charred trees, scorched brush, and destroyed homes.

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<![CDATA[American Airlines Video]]> Sat, 22 Apr 2017 15:55:10 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/647190268-American-Airlines-generic.jpg
Video posted online and receiving thousands of shares on social media appears to show the aftermath of an alleged incident involving an American Airlines flight attendant and passengers.American Airlines...

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<![CDATA[#MarchforScience: Scientists Hit the Streets of Miami]]> Sat, 22 Apr 2017 19:57:04 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/210*120/earth+day+miami.jpg
Scientists and science enthusiasts from all over South Florida descended on Miami to join in on the world wide March for Science.

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<![CDATA[Frito-Lay Recalls Chips Over Salmonella Concern]]> Sat, 22 Apr 2017 17:10:23 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/frito+lay+recall.jpg
Frito-Lay is recalling certain varieties of potato chips over potential salmonella contamination in the seasoning.

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<![CDATA[NBC 6 Participating in Comcast Cares Day in South Florida]]> Sat, 22 Apr 2017 17:37:54 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/comcast+cares3.jpg
NBC 6 and Telemundo 51 are teaming up with Comcast and NBCUniversal employees for the annual Comcast Cares Day Saturday.

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<![CDATA[Teen Patients Celebrate a Night to Remember at Special Prom]]> Fri, 21 Apr 2017 23:37:37 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/042117+holtz+children%27s+hospital+prom.jpg
Teenagers who spend a lot of time at the hospital and are not able to attend their high school prom partied like Hollywood stars Friday night.

Photo Credit: NBC 6/ Stephanie Bertini
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<![CDATA[Court Allows Brazilian Butt Lift Doctor to Resume Surgery]]> Fri, 21 Apr 2017 19:40:49 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/osak+omulepu.JPG
A doctor will be allowed to resume performing surgery days after the Board of Medicine revoked his medical license. Dr. Osak Omulepu is appealing his license revocation.]]>
<![CDATA[Man Who Struck and Killed Cyclist Accepts Plea Deal]]> Fri, 21 Apr 2017 18:16:14 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/WTVJ_000000029170514_1200x675_926800451648.jpg
The man who struck and killed a cyclist in Northwest Miami-Dade accepted a plea deal Friday, nearly a year after his arrest.]]>
<![CDATA[Car Bursts into Flames Outside N. Miami Home, Driver Bails]]> Fri, 21 Apr 2017 17:43:12 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/215*120/042117+fiery+hit+and+run+north+miami.jpg
Two people ran from a burning car after it plowed into a pole outside a home in North Miami Friday.

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<![CDATA[Teen Struck by Hit-and-Run Driver in Pompano Beach]]> Fri, 21 Apr 2017 23:32:55 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/pompano+beach+hit+and+run.JPG
A 14-year-old boy was rushed to the hospital Friday after he was hit by a car in Pompano Beach.

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<![CDATA[Miami-Dade Teacher Arrested After 2nd Grader Roughed Up]]> Fri, 21 Apr 2017 22:07:03 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/042117+Toni+Boykin.jpg
A teacher at Caribbean Elementary School in Southwest Miami-Dade was arrested after allegedly attacking an 8-year-old in the school cafeteria.

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<![CDATA[Meowmaste: Yoga with Cats at Miami-Dade Animal Services]]> Fri, 21 Apr 2017 18:07:05 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/20161223+yoga+generic.jpg
Miami-Dade Animal Services will host a Yoga with Cats workshop on Saturday. Registration is required.]]>
<![CDATA[A Look at Starbucks' Unicorn Frappucino Craze]]> Fri, 21 Apr 2017 23:25:30 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/unicorn-frappucino-AP_17110523439978.jpg
The color changing, flavor changing, Starbucks Unicorn Frappuccino is all the rage on social media!

Photo Credit: AP]]>
<![CDATA['I Want to Kiss You': Video Shows Teacher During DUI Arrest]]> Sat, 22 Apr 2017 02:32:10 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/042117+saryna+parker+dui+arrest+video.jpg
Police dashcam video showing the night a former Miami-Dade teacher suspected of driving drunk with her child in the backseat was arrested was exclusively obtained by NBC 6 Friday.

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<![CDATA[10-Foot, 400-Pound Crocodile Undergoes Surgery at Zoo Miami]]> Fri, 21 Apr 2017 16:59:01 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/180*120/A39.jpg
A 396-pound endangered crocodile underwent surgery at Zoo Miami Friday after suffering a critical injury.The 13-year-old male Orinoco crocodile from South America underwent a procedure to treat an...

Photo Credit: Zoo Miami]]>