<![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-usSun, 26 Feb 2017 16:36:38 -0500Sun, 26 Feb 2017 16:36:38 -0500NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Marlins' Conley Struggles in Loss to Cardinals]]> Sun, 26 Feb 2017 16:33:20 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-526232760.jpg
Marlins pitcher Adam Conley allowed four runs in the team's 7-4 loss to the Cardinals on Sunday

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<![CDATA[2 Arrested, 1 Dead After Armed Robbery in Miami]]> Sun, 26 Feb 2017 16:28:25 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/Marcel+Antonio+Bolanos+and+Steven+Palacio.jpg
A man was fatally shot Friday during an armed robbery him and two accomplices were attempting, according to Miami Police.

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<![CDATA[Jose Fernandez's Baby Girl Born]]> Sun, 26 Feb 2017 12:48:22 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/173*120/GettyImages-182712333.jpg
The daughter of Jose Fernandez was born in Miami on Friday.

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<![CDATA[Multiple Dead in Fiery Crash at Hollywood Intersection: Police]]> Sun, 26 Feb 2017 12:59:27 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/205*120/hollywood+crash2.JPG
Authorities are investigating a deadly and fiery crash Sunday in Hollywood.

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<![CDATA[Ravens' Elam Arrested on Marijuana, Drug Charges in Miami]]> Sun, 26 Feb 2017 13:58:38 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/matt+elam.jpg
Jail records show Baltimore Ravens safety Matt Elam was arrested on drug charges early Sunday morning in Miami Beach.

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<![CDATA[Heat Take Down Pacers for Third Straight Win]]> Sun, 26 Feb 2017 10:04:52 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-614064232.jpg
The Heat won a third consecutive game with their 113-95 victory over the Pacers on Saturday

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<![CDATA[Motorcyclist Killed in Key Biscayne Crash]]> Sun, 26 Feb 2017 11:18:30 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/251*120/limosine+crash.JPG
Police are responding to a serious crash in Key Biscayne involving a motorcycle and a limousine.

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<![CDATA[Marlins Top Cardinals in Exhibition Opener]]> Sat, 25 Feb 2017 16:19:22 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-604593690.jpg
The Marlins began the Grapefruit League with a 8-7 win over the Cardinals on Saturday

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<![CDATA[Constituents Host Town Hall for Sen. Marco Rubio]]> Sat, 25 Feb 2017 18:35:29 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/222*120/marco+rubio+town+hall.JPG
A town hall is being held at Plantation Central Park for Marco Rubio constituents hoping to voice their concerns to the senator.

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<![CDATA[Pet of the Week: Linda]]> Sat, 25 Feb 2017 10:57:11 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/218*120/pet+of+week+linda.JPG
Our pet of the week is Linda, a 2-year-old Terrier mix, who is looking for her forever home.

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<![CDATA[Nuisance Offenders Become Growing Problem on Miami Beach]]> Fri, 24 Feb 2017 23:40:30 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/022417+miami+beahc.jpg
Tourists from all over the world travel to Miami Beach to enjoy the beaches and the bars. However, the tourist hotspot is also a popular hangout for some trouble maker, which is a growing concern for both...]]>
<![CDATA[Heat Start Second Half With Lopsided Win]]> Fri, 24 Feb 2017 22:51:32 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-626336598.jpg
The Heat began the second half of their season with an easy 108-90 win over the Hawks on Friday

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<![CDATA[1 Tased, Arrested at Transgender Rights March in FTL]]> Sat, 25 Feb 2017 15:49:13 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/022417+ftl+transgender+rights+march+person+arrested.jpg
One person was tased and arrested during a transgender rights march in Fort Lauderdale Friday night.]]>
<![CDATA[3-Year-Old Girl Attacked By Dog, Recovering at Hospital]]> Sat, 25 Feb 2017 18:36:00 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/160*121/022417+toddler+attacked+by+dog.jpg
A small child was rushed to the hospital Friday evening after a dog attack in Florida City.]]>
<![CDATA[Homeowner Uses Jiu-Jitsu To Take Down Burglary Suspect]]> Fri, 24 Feb 2017 20:52:07 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/022417+Josue+Ortiz.jpg
A burglary suspect picked the wrong house in a Fort Myers neighborhood Tuesday.]]>
<![CDATA[Flames Use Big First Period to Beat Panthers]]> Fri, 24 Feb 2017 22:19:51 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-637069428.jpg
The Panthers allowed three early goals and could not recover in their 4-2 loss on Friday

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<![CDATA[Don’t Fat Shame My Pet!]]> Fri, 24 Feb 2017 19:55:09 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/022417+dont+fat+shame+my+pet.jpg
The health risks of a pet carrying around extra weight and what owners can do to improve their pets' health.]]>
<![CDATA[Owner of Pulse Nightclub Outraged by Massacre Re-enactment]]> Sat, 25 Feb 2017 10:11:18 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/223*120/pulse+promo.JPG
A dramatic and to some— offensive— reenactment of the Pulse tragedy is a promotional spot for a show set to air on Univision.

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<![CDATA[SWAG On 6: Taravella High's Duran Cameron]]> Fri, 24 Feb 2017 18:52:32 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/022417+duran+cameron.jpg
They call him the face of Taravella High School in Coral Springs. Duran Cameron does the televised announcements every morning, and he’s one of those students everyone seems to go to for advice, or just a hug.

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<![CDATA[Hialeah Man Arrested After Marijuana Plants Found in Garage]]> Fri, 24 Feb 2017 18:07:00 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/022417+martin+madrigal+marijuana.jpg
A Hialeah man has been arrested after police say they found a garage full of marijuana plants at his home.

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<![CDATA[Authorities Raid Fort Lauderdale Home]]> Fri, 24 Feb 2017 18:05:33 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/022417+fort+lauderdale+house+raid.jpg
Authorities on Friday raided the home of a Fort Lauderdale man accused of embezzling millions of dollars from a Deerfield Beach company.

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<![CDATA[Agua de Violetas: A Familiar Fragrance With An Untold Story]]> Fri, 24 Feb 2017 17:02:08 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/202*120/022417+agustin+reyes+royal+violets.jpg
Agua de Violetas has been a staple in the Hispanic community, but many people don't know the history behind the familiar fragrance.
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<![CDATA[Former Miami Marlins Pitcher Takes Oath to Become US Citizen]]> Fri, 24 Feb 2017 18:06:05 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/anibal+sanchez+2.jpg
We've seen so much passion and anger in the past few months over issues surrounding immigration, but if there's one sure-fire way to make all sides feel good about immigration, it's by watching 123 immigrants...

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<![CDATA[Life in Prison for Man Who Killed Wife and Son, Shot Lawyer]]> Fri, 24 Feb 2017 18:41:11 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/022417+fadel+jabado.jpg
A man who killed his wife and son and shot an attorney at a Kendall law office before he was shot by officers during a standoff in southwest Miami-Dade will be spending the rest of his life in prison after...

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<![CDATA[Black History Month: Meet the Faces of the Future]]> Sat, 25 Feb 2017 09:24:31 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/Faces+of+the+Future+Still_00265.jpg
NBC 6 celebrates future history makers this Black History Month. We highlight young leaders who are shaping live in South Florida as they enlighten and empower the next generation.]]>
<![CDATA['Moonlight' Star Ready for 89th Annual Academy Awards]]> Sat, 25 Feb 2017 03:47:24 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-614915572.jpg
With the 89th annual Academy Awards fast approaching, a South Florida native is making his way to Los Angeles for Sunday's big night.

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<![CDATA[Marlins Star Fernandez Was Married Before MLB Debut: Report]]> Fri, 24 Feb 2017 18:41:58 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-4824552761.jpg
Miami Marlins star Jose Fernandez, who was killed in a boating accident last year, was married before he ever made his debut with the team, according to a new report.

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<![CDATA[Miss Miami Lakes Has Charges Reduced in Assault Case]]> Fri, 24 Feb 2017 18:06:40 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/215*120/022417+vanessa+barcelo+miami+dade+court.jpg
Vanessa Barcelo had been arrested after police say she attacked a man inside her Hialeah home with a baseball bat during a party late last year.]]>
<![CDATA[FL Senator's Bill Would Make Road-Blocking Protests Illegal]]> Fri, 24 Feb 2017 13:39:07 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/022417+miami+highway+protest.jpg
A Florida state senator has introduced a bill that would make it illegal to block traffic during a protest or demonstration.

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<![CDATA[Apartment Rental Costs in Miami-Dade Among Nation's Highest]]> Fri, 24 Feb 2017 13:42:04 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/101012+miami+skyline+generic.jpg
According to the latest Zumper National Rent Report, it cost a median average of $1,800 to rent a one bedroom location in the county – ranking ninth in the country.

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<![CDATA[Turkish Man Accused of Making Hoax Bomb Threat at MIA]]> Fri, 24 Feb 2017 12:51:31 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/022417+Erdem+Uckun.jpg
A Turkish man was arrested after making a hoax bomb threat on a plane at Miami International Airport, authorities said.

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<![CDATA[Man Dies, Two Others Rescued From Car In Weston Canal]]> Fri, 24 Feb 2017 12:03:12 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/022417+weston+car+in+canal+rescue.jpg
Workers from a nearby construction crew also responded to help pull the people inside – a man, woman and child – outside of the vehicle.]]>
<![CDATA['Moonlight' Star Heading to Oscars Ceremony]]> Fri, 24 Feb 2017 06:48:25 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/WTVJ_000000028195234_1200x675_883995715533.jpg
The Miami teen who starred in the hit film is on his way to Los Angeles for the award ceremony this weekend.]]>
<![CDATA[Shoot Down of Brothers to the Rescue Flight Remembered]]> Fri, 24 Feb 2017 11:52:57 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/180*120/525388042.jpg
The annual remembrance ceremony for those victims will take place at the monument to those victims located at Opa-locka Airport starting at 11 a.m.

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<![CDATA[How to Celebrate SOBE Wine and Food Festival This Weekend]]> Fri, 24 Feb 2017 07:06:31 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/022317+SOBE+WFF.jpg
SOBE WFF has grown over the years and now there are several satellite events happening around town for those who can't make it to the official bash.]]>
<![CDATA[Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen Speaks Out About Trump Transgender Guidelines]]> Fri, 24 Feb 2017 18:09:03 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/WTVJ_000000028187932_1200x675_883814467817.jpg
NBC 6's Jackie Nespral has a preview of her interview with US Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen about the Trump Administration's transgender guidelines scheduled to air Sunday at 9:30am on Impact with Jackie Nespral.]]>
<![CDATA[Miami-Dade Firefighter Breaks Records As Skateboarder]]> Sun, 26 Feb 2017 12:01:07 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/022317+firefighter+skateboarder.jpg
Andrew Andras has dedicated his life to helping people across Miami-Dade as a fire firefighter, but outside of the walls of the fire station, he's made a name for himself in the world of long distance skateboarding.]]>