<![CDATA[NBC 6 South Florida - South Florida News]]> Copyright 2016 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, 14 Feb 2016 07:44:25 -0500 Sun, 14 Feb 2016 07:44:25 -0500 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Robbers Sought in Hialeah Smash-and-Grabs]]> Sat, 13 Feb 2016 18:29:20 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/214*120/hialeah+robbery2.jpg
Police are searching for a group of robbers responsible for a binge of smash-and-grabs Friday night.

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<![CDATA[Teen Shot in Little Havana: Police]]> Sat, 13 Feb 2016 18:30:03 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/teen+shot+little+havana.jpg
A 16-year-old was hospitalized after being shot in the leg early Saturday morning.

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<![CDATA[Juvenile Killed in North Lauderdale Crash: BSO]]> Sat, 13 Feb 2016 16:40:39 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/021216+juvenile+fatal+crash.jpg
Broward Sheriff's Office deputies responded to a fatal crash Friday evening.

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<![CDATA[Panthers Fall Behind Early in Loss]]> Fri, 12 Feb 2016 22:14:03 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-506334456.jpg
The Panthers gave up three goals in the first period of Friday's 5-3 loss to the Blues.

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<![CDATA[Coconut Grove Arts Festival Back for 53rd Year]]> Sat, 13 Feb 2016 18:41:15 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/grove1.jpg
The streets of Coconut Grove will be graced with art, food and entertainment for the 53rd time this weekend, as the Coconut Grove Arts Festival is back and better than ever.]]>
<![CDATA[Coral Springs Student Overcomes Obstacles to Succeed]]> Fri, 12 Feb 2016 19:12:13 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/021216+mervens+val+swag.jpg
Crushing poverty. Learning English as a second language. Dealing with a debilitating disease. Those are formidable obstacles, the type most kids would use as excuses to fail.

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<![CDATA[3rd Man Arrested in Miami in Lakeland Triple Homicide]]> Fri, 12 Feb 2016 18:55:02 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/012516+jamaal+john+smith.jpg
A third suspect who was wanted in connection with an "execution-style" triple homicide in Lakeland was arrested in Miami, authorities said.

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<![CDATA[Miami Beach Mayor Films Confrontation With FedEx Driver]]> Sun, 14 Feb 2016 02:14:31 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/021216+miami+beach+mayor+fedex+video.jpg
A video that Miami Beach Mayor Philip Levine filmed of a confrontation he had with a Federal Express driver who was double parked is gaining attention online.]]>
<![CDATA[Ex-Broward Teacher's Union President Pleads Guilty to Mail Fraud]]> Fri, 12 Feb 2016 18:09:16 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/071012+pat+santeramo.jpg
The former president of the Broward Teacher's Union pleaded guilty Friday to a federal mail fraud charge.

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<![CDATA[Soldier Surprises Son at Fort Lauderdale School]]> Fri, 12 Feb 2016 18:31:07 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/214*120/021216+soldier+reunion+with+son.jpg
There was a special soldier surprise for an eighth grade student at Silver Trail Middle School in Broward County Friday.

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<![CDATA[4 Arrests Made in Broward Home Burglaries: BSO]]> Fri, 12 Feb 2016 18:39:31 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/021216+bso+burglaries+arrests.jpg
Deputies have arrested four people in connection to a string of home break-ins throughout Broward County.

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<![CDATA[Miami Beach Police Fear Alleged Killer Back in South Florida]]> Fri, 12 Feb 2016 18:41:05 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/214*120/021216+Miguel+Izaguirre.jpg
A young life gone too soon, ending what was supposed to be a good time in South Florida.]]>
<![CDATA[Heat: Chris Bosh to Miss All-Star Game]]> Fri, 12 Feb 2016 16:40:10 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-506987814.jpg
Heat All-Star Chris Bosh was removed from the All-Star Game roster on Friday with a calf injury.

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<![CDATA[Man Accused of Shooting Miami Gardens Cop Pleads Not Guilty]]> Fri, 12 Feb 2016 18:05:43 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/012216+david+mejia+and+david+starling.jpg
A man accused of shooting a Miami Gardens Police officer pleaded not guilty to attempted murder and other charges Friday.]]>
<![CDATA[2nd Arrest Made in Shooting Outside Carol City High]]> Fri, 12 Feb 2016 23:31:27 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/021216+NEW+ragin+and+admas.jpg
A second arrest has been made in connection with the shooting outside Carol City Senior High School in Miami Gardens this week.]]>
<![CDATA[Teen Arrested for Stealing Car With Infant Inside: FLPD]]> Fri, 12 Feb 2016 15:02:38 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/020816+baby+in+stolen+car+fort+lauderdale.jpg
Police said they've arrested a 16-year-old boy for allegedly stealing a car with a 10-month-old baby inside in Fort Lauderdale.

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<![CDATA[Valentine's Day Shipments at MIA]]> Fri, 12 Feb 2016 13:03:23 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/WTVJ_000000022178933_1200x675_621824579713.jpg
It's estimated that 90-percent of the fresh flowers that are imported into the United States come through Miami International Airport. NBC 6's Michael Spears reports from the airport.]]>
<![CDATA[Weather: Warming Up Into the Weekend]]> Fri, 12 Feb 2016 13:02:39 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/WTVJ_000000022178938_1200x675_621824579924.jpg
Slightly warmer temperatures are returning to South Florida Friday and on into the weekend. Ryan Phillips says weekend temps will be mild in the mid to upper 80s with some rain chances coming by early next...]]>
<![CDATA[Busy Traffic Weekend in South Florida]]> Fri, 12 Feb 2016 12:59:43 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/WTVJ_000000022178970_1200x675_621826115957.jpg
It is a busy weekend in South Florida with the Coconut Grove Arts Festival, Miami International Boat Show and Art Wynwood. NBC 6's Kelly Blanco has details on weekend road closures.]]>
<![CDATA[Fire Sweeps Through Oakland Park Auto Body Shop]]> Fri, 12 Feb 2016 17:35:22 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/212*120/021216+oakland+park+fire.JPG
Crews responded to a large fire at a commercial building in Oakland Park Friday afternoon.]]>
<![CDATA[Gunshots in Miami Gardens, Schools on Lockdown]]> Fri, 12 Feb 2016 23:31:51 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/219*120/shots+fired+mg.JPG
Several schools were on lockdown after reports of multiple shots fired in Miami Gardens Friday.

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<![CDATA[Burglar Tosses Cinderblock Through Drive-Thru Window]]> Fri, 12 Feb 2016 14:25:13 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/021216+hollywood+las+vegas+burglar+cinderblock.jpg
Police are looking for a burglar who was caught on camera throwing a cinderblock through a Hollywood restaurant's drive-thru window to get inside.

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<![CDATA[Grenade Found in Shallow Water at Florida Beach]]> Fri, 12 Feb 2016 12:17:48 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/NC_beachgrenade0211_1500x845.jpg
A man with a metal detector found a grenade in the shallow water at Florida's Port Charlotte beach, prompting a response from law enforcement and Southwest Florida Regional Bomb Squad disposal personnel.]]>
<![CDATA[Weather: Weekend Warmup on the Way!]]> Fri, 12 Feb 2016 07:38:43 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/WTVJ_000000022175194_1200x675_621630019968.jpg
After a stretch of winter weather, Ryan Phillips says we're warming up a bit for the long weekend. Afternoon conditions will be comfortably cool with a high of 75.]]>
<![CDATA[Millennials Drink Half Wine Bought in America]]> Sat, 13 Feb 2016 14:43:01 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/Wine-GettyImages-495793758.jpg
American millennials are buying more wine, which is helping to spur the wine industry, NBC News reported. The group, between the ages of 21 to 38, consumed almost 160 million cases, or 42 percent, of all...

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<![CDATA[South Florida Officials Discuss Recent Officer-Involved Shootings]]> Thu, 11 Feb 2016 23:28:48 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/WTVJ_000000022169099_1200x675_621487171533.jpg
In four days, five police officers were killed in the line of duty, making it an unusually deadly week for law enforcement. NBC 6's Laura Rodriguez reports on those sobering statistics.]]>
<![CDATA[Pope Francis to Arrive in Cuba Friday for Historic Meeting]]> Thu, 11 Feb 2016 23:27:28 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/WTVJ_000000022169057_1200x675_621483587658.jpg
Pope Francis will soon be heading to Havana, Cuba, for a historic meeting with the Russian Orthodox Patriarch. NBC 6's Julia Bagg has a preview from Cuba.]]>
<![CDATA[Thieves Hack Cell Phones While They're in Your Pocket]]> Thu, 11 Feb 2016 18:49:58 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/021116+cell+phone+id+theft+investigation.jpg
Your cell phone can get stolen while it’s in your own pocket. Someone can pose as you, call your cell phone company and take control of your device.]]>