<![CDATA[NBC 6 South Florida - South Florida News]]>Copyright 2016http://www.nbcmiami.com/news/local http://media.nbcbayarea.com/designimages/NBC+6+LOGO+GOOGLE.png NBC 6 South Florida http://www.nbcmiami.comen-usSat, 30 Apr 2016 05:15:35 -0400Sat, 30 Apr 2016 05:15:35 -0400NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Marlins Nearly No-Hit Brewers in Sixth Straight Win]]> Fri, 29 Apr 2016 23:40:03 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-526199756.jpg
The Marlins were within two outs of a combined no-hitter in their sixth straight win.

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<![CDATA[Victim of Crash That Critically Injured Principal Speaks Out]]> Fri, 29 Apr 2016 23:32:07 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/042916+principal+crash+victim.jpg
Another victim of the horrific crash that critically injured a beloved South Florida principal spoke out Friday.

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<![CDATA[Heat Force Game Seven With Win in Charlotte]]> Fri, 29 Apr 2016 23:59:41 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-524237298.jpg
The Heat beat the Hornets on Friday to force a seventh game in the series.

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<![CDATA[Family Suspects Foul Play in Case of Missing Teen Fishermen]]> Fri, 29 Apr 2016 23:39:05 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/Austin-Stephanos-Perry-Cohen.jpg
The mother of a Florida teen who vanished months ago on a fishing trip with a friend now suspects foul play may have been a factor, according to a lawsuit filed in connection with the case.

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<![CDATA[New Initiative Aims to Combat Domestic Violence]]> Fri, 29 Apr 2016 23:34:36 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/042916+domestic+violence.jpg
It can happen to anyone and it often goes unreported: domestic violence. The Hollywood Police Department has started a new initiative to combat repeat offenders and keep survivors safe.

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<![CDATA[Images in Missing Teen Fishermen Case]]> Fri, 29 Apr 2016 19:27:30 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/Image+3-+credit+Edda+Accommodations+Ltd.jpg
Austin Stephanos and Perry Cohen, both 14, were lost at sea while fishing off the coast of Jupiter last July.

Photo Credit: Edda Accommodations Ltd]]>
<![CDATA[Daughter of Alleged Victim of Ex-Dade Mayor Speaks Out]]> Fri, 29 Apr 2016 23:30:21 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/042916+Kristina+Fernandez.jpg
The daughter of the woman allegedly battered by former Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Alvarez is speaking out.

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<![CDATA[SWAG on 6: Miami Springs High's Leslie Perez]]> Fri, 29 Apr 2016 18:50:10 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/042816+leslie+perez.jpg
It takes guts to venture into uncharted territory. It takes a compassionate heart to reach out to the developmentally and intellectually disabled. Leslie Perez has courage and heart.

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<![CDATA[Driver Struck by Debris Traveling on I-95: FHP]]> Fri, 29 Apr 2016 16:29:47 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/wind+shield.jpg
Florida Highway Patrol say a piece of debris went through a car's windshield and struck the driver, while he was traveling on I-95 Friday.

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<![CDATA[Life Sentence for Man Convicted of Kidnapping, Rape]]> Fri, 29 Apr 2016 18:00:27 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/042916+terrence+jefferson.jpg
A man convicted of kidnapping and raping a woman in Miami will be spending the rest of his life behind bars.

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<![CDATA[Dog Recovering From Gunshot Wound in Hollywood]]> Fri, 29 Apr 2016 18:49:42 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/042916+dog+shot+hollywood.jpg
Police in Hollywood are investigating who shot a dog in the leg and left her for dead.

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<![CDATA[SoFla Agencies Undergo Rigorous Explosives Training]]> Fri, 29 Apr 2016 18:27:01 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/042916+atf+explosives+training.jpg
Local and state law enforcement agencies underwent rigorous explosives training this week in Homestead.

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<![CDATA[NBC 6 South Florida Highlights Students With SWAG]]> Fri, 29 Apr 2016 18:51:03 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/042816+swag.jpg
NBC 6 South Florida continues to put the spotlight on local students who have SWAG: Students Working At Greatness.

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<![CDATA[Police Investigating String of Car Burglaries in Pembroke Pines]]> Fri, 29 Apr 2016 17:53:39 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/215*120/pines+car+burglaries.jpg
Police are on the search for the suspect responsible for a string of car burglaries on Friday.

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<![CDATA[Survey Worker Struck, Killed by Vehicle on I-95: FHP]]> Fri, 29 Apr 2016 22:27:36 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/214*120/042916+survey+worker+killed.jpg
A survey worker was struck and killed by a vehicle along I-95 northbound Friday afternoon, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.

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<![CDATA[Monday at 6: South Florida Trauma Center Charges Inconsistent]]> Fri, 29 Apr 2016 19:42:10 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/022216+nbc+6+investigators.jpg
South Florida has several trauma centers, but when it comes to charges not all are created equal.]]>
<![CDATA[2016 Billboard Latin Music Awards Fashion]]> Fri, 29 Apr 2016 16:46:43 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/160*130/billboardgallery17.png
Photos from the 2016 Billboard Latin Awards]]>
<![CDATA[Weather: Warm, Sunny Weekend Ahead]]> Fri, 29 Apr 2016 13:14:39 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/WTVJ_000000023338131_1200x675_676386371692.jpg
Dry, warm and bright. Ryan Phillips says the sunny skies will stick with us through the weekend. He says the middle of next week may bring rain chances.]]>
<![CDATA[2 Miami Cops Out of Hospital After Crash]]> Fri, 29 Apr 2016 12:55:52 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/235*120/042916+cop+involved+crash.JPG
A pair of officers have been released from the hospital following a crash Thursday night that injured seven people.]]>
<![CDATA[North Miami Man Cleared in Alleged Sex Battery Case]]> Fri, 29 Apr 2016 18:55:38 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/042916+clenol+jean.jpg
Prosecutors have dropped sexual battery charges against a North Miami man who was accused of sexually abusing a 4-year-old girl.

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<![CDATA[Tunsil Attends Press Conference After 'Allergic Reaction']]> Fri, 29 Apr 2016 17:49:33 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/042916+laremy+tunsil+presser.jpg
The Miami Dolphins think they got the second best player in the NFL draft, with the 13th pick. But there's a catch. A big, bizarre, controversial catch.

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<![CDATA[Abused Dog Shows Signs of Improvements at Hollywood Vet]]> Fri, 29 Apr 2016 09:55:55 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/042916+tucker.jpg
Tucker, a German Shepherd who arrived at a Hollywood veterinary hospital severely emaciated and badly abused last week, is showing signs of improvement on his road to recovery.

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<![CDATA[Marlins' Gordon Suspended 80 Games for PED Violation]]> Fri, 29 Apr 2016 13:19:50 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-519277774.jpg
Defending NL batting champion Dee Gordon was suspended for 80 games on Friday

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<![CDATA[1 Dead in Pompano Beach Shooting, Gunman Hospitalized in Crash]]> Fri, 29 Apr 2016 17:58:11 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/042916+francois+roosevelt.jpg
A man is in the hospital after authorities say he fatally shot a man in Pompano Beach, then led officers on a chase through several cities before crashing in Tamarac.

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<![CDATA[Armed Robbery at Jewelry Store in Little Havana: Police]]> Thu, 28 Apr 2016 23:36:16 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/042816+jewelry+armed+robbery.jpg
A jewelry store was the scene of an armed robbery Thursday evening, as SWAT surrounded shops in the area searching for the suspect.

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<![CDATA[Keith Jones Experiences Water Rescue in Demo With MDFR]]> Thu, 28 Apr 2016 23:39:22 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/042816+keith+jones+water+rescue.jpg
Their job is dangerous and heroic. It's the most scenic position of Miami-Dade Fire Rescue, but also the most daring.

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<![CDATA[Dolphins Select Laremy Tunsil in First Round]]> Thu, 28 Apr 2016 21:58:14 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/512485362-Laremy-Tunsil-nfl-combine.jpg
Miami selected Laremy Tunsil with their first round pick in the NFL draft on Thursday.

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<![CDATA[Vigil Held in Honor of South Dade HS Principal]]> Thu, 28 Apr 2016 23:37:19 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/042816+javier+perez.jpg
Family and friends are holding a candlelight vigil for Javier Perez Thursday evening, the South Dade High School principal who was struck by an SUV at his son's Little League game.]]>
<![CDATA[New Developments on Missing Teen Boaters]]> Thu, 28 Apr 2016 18:15:23 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/WTVJ_000000023325507_1200x675_675783747623.jpg
Two new developments on the teen boaters who disappeared off the coast of Florida. NBC 6's Adam Kuperstein has the details.]]>
<![CDATA[Father & Son Arrested in Attack on Mechanic: Police]]> Thu, 28 Apr 2016 18:18:54 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/042816+Roberto+Rivero-Ash+Rosendo+Enrique+Rivero.jpg
A father and son are facing attempted murder charges after police say they tried to kill a mechanic at a Miami autoshop.

Photo Credit: Miami-Dade Corrections]]>
<![CDATA[Little Havana Bird Theft Caught on Camera: Miami Police]]> Thu, 28 Apr 2016 23:39:52 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/042816+bird+theft+suspect.jpg
Miami Police investigators are looking into a case where a pair of cockatoo birds and a cage were stolen from a home's front porch.

Photo Credit: Miami Police]]>
<![CDATA[1 Arrested, 1 Wanted in Davie Armed Burglary: Police]]> Thu, 28 Apr 2016 15:46:16 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/042816+jason+michael+ward+robert+james+robinson.jpg
One man has been arrested and another is being sought after police say they broke into a Davie home to steal jewelry and a rifle.

Photo Credit: Davie Police]]>
<![CDATA[Firefighter Accused of Sexually Assaulting Teen]]> Thu, 28 Apr 2016 18:18:06 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/042816+ladarius+lane-berry.jpg
A Jacksonville firefighter is facing charges after authorities say he had sex with an underage girl against her will in Broward County.

Photo Credit: Broward Sheriff's Office]]>
<![CDATA[Ex-Miami-Dade Mayor Released From Jail]]> Thu, 28 Apr 2016 23:36:47 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/042816+carlos+alvarez+leaves+jail.jpg
Former Miami-Dade Mayor and police director Carlos Alvarez made his first appearance in court Thursday after spending the night behind bars on a battery charge.

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<![CDATA[Cops Bust Hydroponic Pot Grow House in Miami Shores]]> Thu, 28 Apr 2016 19:33:33 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/212*120/042816+hydroponic+grow+house+bust.JPG
One person is in custody after police busted a hydroponic marijuana grow house operation in a Miami Shores home.]]>