<![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 Sun, 26 Apr 2015 18:33:32 -0400 Sun, 26 Apr 2015 18:33:32 -0400 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Police Search for Gunman After Man Shot in Hialeah]]> Sun, 26 Apr 2015 17:44:17 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/police-lights-shutterstock_1318124123.jpg
Police are on the hunt for a gunman after a man was shot in Hialeah Sunday afternoon.

Photo Credit: Shutterstock]]>
<![CDATA[South Floridians Keep Cool in Record-Breaking Heat]]> Sun, 26 Apr 2015 17:18:51 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/160*291/Lara+Hamwey.jpg
South Floridians Keep Cool in Record-Breaking Heat

Photo Credit: Lara Hamwey]]>
<![CDATA[Marlins Complete Sweep of Nationals]]> Sun, 26 Apr 2015 16:08:33 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/471251532.jpg
The Marlins won a fifth straight game and completed a series sweep of Washington on Sunday

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Marlins Take 4th Straight in Dominant Win]]> Sun, 26 Apr 2015 15:52:48 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/471121044.jpg
The Marlins won a fourth consecutive game with a 8-0 victory over the Nationals on Saturday

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Reward Offered for Escaped Florida Keys Inmate]]> Sun, 26 Apr 2015 15:33:41 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/Sean+Michael+Stacey1.jpg
An inmate who escaped custody from a Florida Keys jail on Friday is still at large.

Photo Credit: Monroe County Sheriff's Office]]>
<![CDATA[Two Dead After Car Goes Into Canal]]> Sun, 26 Apr 2015 18:27:44 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/214*120/car+canal+042615.PNG
Two men died after their vehicle went into a Lauderdale Lakes canal late Saturday evening.]]>
<![CDATA[Police Search for Hit-and-Run Driver Who Killed Pedestrian]]> Sun, 26 Apr 2015 13:17:54 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/214*120/hit+and+run+ax+042615.PNG
Police are on the hunt for a hit-and-run driver who struck and killed a man early Sunday morning in northwest Miami-Dade.]]>
<![CDATA[Featured Pet: Axel]]> Sun, 26 Apr 2015 11:54:52 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/214*120/axel+potw+042615.PNG
Our pet of the week is Axel, a 9-week-old Snowshoe/Bobtail mix kitten from the Humane Society of Broward County.]]>
<![CDATA[Man Arrested in Shooting That Killed 2, Injured 1]]> Sat, 25 Apr 2015 16:08:28 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/north+miami+lenton+mug+042515.jpg
Police arrested a man accused of killing two people and injuring another in North Miami.

Photo Credit: Miami-Dade Corrections]]>
<![CDATA[Pet of the Week: Honey]]> Sat, 25 Apr 2015 16:46:44 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/205*120/potw+honey+042515.PNG
Our pet of the week is Honey, a 3-year-old Rat Terrier mix from the Humane Society of Greater Miami.]]>
<![CDATA[Miami Metromover Closed This Weekend for Upgrades]]> Sat, 25 Apr 2015 16:33:44 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/160*120/metromover+MIA.jpg
The Metromover in Miami shut down Saturday, and will remain closed throughout the weekend for upgrades.

Photo Credit: Miami-Dade Transit]]>
<![CDATA[DJ Afrojack Brings EDM to Latin Billboard Awards]]> Sat, 25 Apr 2015 13:02:09 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/160*120/SproutingImage-139.jpg
Heating up the Latin Billboard Awards stage for the first time in its history is international EDM rock star DJ, Nick van de Wall, better known to electronic dance music fans as Afrojack.

Photo Credit: Samaria Daniel]]>
<![CDATA[South Florida Family Shares Story of Transgender Child]]> Sat, 25 Apr 2015 00:03:05 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/Jake+Transgender.jpg
A South Florida family is sharing their story of dealing with and supporting their child as she transitions to a boy.]]>
<![CDATA[Man in Critical Condition After Hit and Run in SW Miami-Dade]]> Sat, 25 Apr 2015 00:04:01 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/Moshe+Moll+Hit+and+Run.jpg
A hit and run victim was in critical condition in the hospital Friday night, and police need your help to find the driver who put him there.]]>
<![CDATA[Inmate From Florida City Escapes Custody in Monroe Co.]]> Fri, 24 Apr 2015 22:38:15 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/Sean+Michael+Stacey1.jpg
An inmate from the Plantation Key jail facility escaped from custody Friday while working as a trusty, which is a prisoner who is given special privileges or responsibilities in return for good behavior.]]>
<![CDATA[1 Dead in Shooting at McDonald's in Lauderhill]]> Sat, 25 Apr 2015 18:35:46 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/214*120/mcdonalds+lauderhill+shooting+042515.PNG
A shooting in a Lauderhill McDonald's restaurant left one person dead, as police search for a gunman still on the loose.]]>
<![CDATA[No Charges to be Filed Against DJ Laz in Fatal Boating Accident]]> Fri, 24 Apr 2015 21:46:35 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/PKGADAMDJLAZLEAVESPOWER96_5470377_722x406_2219270220.jpg
Miami-Dade prosecutors will not charge radio personality DJ Laz in connection with a deadly boating accident.

Photo Credit: NBCMiami.com]]>
<![CDATA[FBI Looking for Raincoat-Wearing Bank Robber]]> Fri, 24 Apr 2015 21:25:49 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/176*120/raincoat+robber.jpg
The FBI Friday released photos of a bank robber who was apparently ready for a rainy day.]]>
<![CDATA[Firefighters Battling Small Brush Fire in SW Miami-Dade]]> Fri, 24 Apr 2015 20:46:20 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/SW+Dade+Small+Brush+Fire.jpg
Firefighters are on the scene of a small brush fire burning in Southwest Miami-Dade in the area of SW 120th Avenue and 232nd Street.]]>
<![CDATA[Seminole Police Arrest Casino Arson Suspect]]> Fri, 24 Apr 2015 20:28:04 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/seminole+arson.jpg
A man is under arrest accused of an arson attack that disrupted hundreds of people from having a good time at a South Florida casino.]]>
<![CDATA[Woman Uses Dress to Rip Off Weston Radio Shack Store]]> Fri, 24 Apr 2015 20:09:44 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/radio+shack+dress+thief.jpg
A bizarre crime is caught on camera, as a dress thief strikes, ripping off hundreds of dollars of computer parts from a Weston Radio Shack store.]]>
<![CDATA[Shop Owner Busted for Installing Fake Airbags in Cars]]> Fri, 24 Apr 2015 20:35:50 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/160*120/bogus+airbags.jpg
If you buy a used car, you probably check to make sure the engine is in good shape, but what about the airbags? How can you be sure they are installed properly? One south Florida man was recently arrested...]]>
<![CDATA[Miami-Dade Unveils New Children's Courthouse]]> Fri, 24 Apr 2015 20:42:26 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/new+children%27s+courthouse.jpg
Miami-Dade county has officially opened the doors to a brand new, multi-million dollar juvenile courthouse.]]>
<![CDATA[Michael Pizzi Wins Appeal, Is the Mayor of Miami Lakes]]> Fri, 24 Apr 2015 19:53:50 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/tlmd_miami_lakes_edited_1.jpg
The Florida Third District Court of Appeal delared Friday that Michael Pizzi is the Mayor of Miami Lakes.

Photo Credit: Telemundo]]>
<![CDATA[Marlins' Jose Fernandez Sworn In as U.S. Citizen]]> Fri, 24 Apr 2015 20:32:23 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/040713+marlins+jose+fernandez.jpg
USCIS held a special ceremony at their field office in Kendall Friday morning where Marlins pitcher Jose Fernandez, along with 140 other South Florida residents, became a naturalized U.S. citizen.

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Woman Claims She Could Get No Help After Sexual Assault in Jail Courtyard]]> Fri, 24 Apr 2015 13:12:40 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/215*120/jail+sex+assault+042415.PNG
Surveillance cameras were rolling when a South Florida woman says she was sexually assaulted on county property. It's a place teeming with those sworn to protect the public: the Miami-Dade County Correctional...]]>
<![CDATA[Massive Gator Makes Appearance in Fla. Neighborhood]]> Fri, 24 Apr 2015 12:34:19 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/160*160/11173336_973079039377650_3499605609548235798_n.jpg
A Florida neighborhood got quite the surprise as a large alligator took a stroll by several homes after storms came through the area.

Photo Credit: Palmetto Police Department]]>
<![CDATA[Birdman's Newest Tattoo is Scary Good]]> Fri, 24 Apr 2015 11:48:26 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/birdmangivemewar.jpg
Miami Heat star Chris 'Birdman' Andersen is ready for war! Or at least, his newest tattoo says so.

Photo Credit: @birdzilla.ro/Instagram]]>
<![CDATA[Police Make Arrest in Coral Gables Fatal Hit & Run]]> Fri, 24 Apr 2015 20:43:25 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/juancarlosredero2.jpg
Coral Gables Police say they've made an arrest in a fatal hit and run crash that happened in March.

Photo Credit: Coral Gables Police Department]]>
<![CDATA[Lockdown Lifted at North Miami Charter School: Cops]]> Fri, 24 Apr 2015 11:15:25 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/217*120/martinezcharterschool.jpg
Police have lifted a lockdown at a North Miami charter school after earlier reports of a possible gun or weapon on school grounds, police confirm.]]>
<![CDATA[Car Fire Extinguished on I-75 NB]]> Fri, 24 Apr 2015 12:21:07 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/220*120/i75nbcarfire.jpg
Crews were busy responding to a car fire on I-75 northbound during the early morning rush hour commute Friday.]]>
<![CDATA[Weather: Dry Start, Showers Later Friday]]> Fri, 24 Apr 2015 07:42:58 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/WTVJ_000000017898609_1200x675_433671747505.jpg
We're starting off dry this Friday morning. Ryan Phillips says the afternoon will bring some more shower and storm activity, leading to a sunny, dry and hot weekend with temperatures in the low 90's.]]>
<![CDATA[2 Hurt in Fire at La Fondita Restaurant in Homestead]]> Sat, 25 Apr 2015 00:04:45 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/214*120/lafondita.jpg
Two people had to be airlifted to the hospital Friday after a Homestead family business was leveled by an explosion early Friday morning.]]>
<![CDATA[Missing Pembroke Pines Teen Found Safe]]> Fri, 24 Apr 2015 16:12:58 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/denaysia3.jpg
Police in Pembroke Pines are looking for a missing teenager who was last seen leaving school on Wednesday afternoon.

Photo Credit: Pembroke Pines Police Department]]>
<![CDATA[Gun Allegedly Brought To School By 2nd Grader]]> Fri, 24 Apr 2015 00:01:40 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/gun+at+our+lady+of+the+lakes.jpg
Parents of students at a Catholic school say they learned that a student brought a gun to school, two days after it happened.]]>
<![CDATA[So. Fla. Reacts to Viral Breastfeeding Photo]]> Fri, 24 Apr 2015 08:59:52 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/breastfeeding+controversy.jpg
It's a photo that's sparking a firestorm on social media.
Actor Michael Beach's wife smirks at the camera while breastfeeding her daughter, sitting on a toilet.]]>
<![CDATA[South Florida Seeing The Calm After the Storm]]> Fri, 24 Apr 2015 00:06:35 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/tree+on+car3.jpg
South Miami Avenue is cleaned up and back open after a huge mess shut it down Thursday Afternoon.]]>
<![CDATA[Students Support Classmate’s Fight for Cystic Fibrosis Cure]]> Thu, 23 Apr 2015 23:59:34 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/Melissa+Tamayo.jpg
A South Florida teenager is counting on friends to help her fight to stay alive.]]>
<![CDATA[Broward Humane Society Adoptable Pets, April 23, 2015]]> Thu, 23 Apr 2015 21:44:33 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/214*120/1Grace+511268.jpg
Check out the pets looking for loving homes at the Humane Society of Broward County]]>
<![CDATA[Good Samaritan Honored]]> Thu, 23 Apr 2015 20:56:18 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/good+samaritan+honored.jpg
A South Florida man, credited with saving the life of a Miami Police officer, was honored Thursday.]]>
<![CDATA[Suspects Accused of Firing at Officers Go Before a Judge]]> Thu, 23 Apr 2015 19:49:44 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/219*120/nwdadespreesuspects.jpg
Four people arrested after after a violent crime spree that culiminated with a shootout with police in northwest Miami-Dade, went before a judge Thursday.

Photo Credit: Miami-Dade Police Department]]>
<![CDATA[Rejuvenated Marlins Win Second Straight]]> Thu, 23 Apr 2015 16:04:38 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/470745718.jpg
The Marlins won a second consecutive game on Thursday with an easy 9-1 victory

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Thief Shows 'Bad Humor' While Stealing Ice Cream]]> Thu, 23 Apr 2015 19:35:23 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/ice+cream+thief.jpg
A man is under arrest for stealing a Good Humor ice cream cooler from an Oakland Park gas station. And he showed some 'bad humor' by shooting the middle finger at a surveillance camera right before taking...]]>
<![CDATA[2 People Hospitalized After Both Are Stabbed in Dispute]]> Thu, 23 Apr 2015 21:24:05 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/doral+stabbing.jpg
Police say a violent and ongoing dispute between two men ended in Doral with two men getting stabbed.]]>
<![CDATA[Weather: Warm, Showers Thurs. Midday]]> Thu, 23 Apr 2015 13:57:35 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/WTVJ_000000017885935_1200x675_433011267633.jpg
Temperatures are in the mid-80's across South Florida this Thursday afternoon. Ryan Phillips says there remains a chance for some heavy rain and storms throughout the early evening.]]>
<![CDATA[Second Teen in Hollywood Rape Case Takes Plea Deal]]> Thu, 23 Apr 2015 13:34:53 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/erica+avery+arraignment.jpg
A second teen in a group of of five teens accused of beating and raping a Hollywood girl in 2013 has accepted a plea deal and will spent the next four years behind bars.

Photo Credit: NBC 6 South Florida]]>