<![CDATA[NBC 6 South Florida - South Florida News]]> Copyright 2014 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 Wed, 22 Oct 2014 05:39:51 -0400 Wed, 22 Oct 2014 05:39:51 -0400 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Man Hurt in Drive-By Shooting in Miramar]]> Wed, 22 Oct 2014 05:38:23 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/102214+miramar+drive-by+shooting.jpg
Police are investigating a drive-by shooting that left a man hospitalized in Miramar late Tuesday night.

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<![CDATA[Pompano Thieves Target Truck Parts Store]]> Tue, 21 Oct 2014 23:56:11 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/WTVJ_000000015193506_1200x675_346036291653.jpg
NBC 6's Keith Jones has the details after thieves hit a Pompano Beach truck parts store.]]>
<![CDATA[Tropical Depression 9 Forms in Gulf of Mexico]]> Tue, 21 Oct 2014 23:08:22 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/td911pm102114.jpg
The National Hurricane Center says a low pressure system it was monitoring in the Bay of Campeche has organized into the ninth tropical depression of the Atlantic Hurricane season.

Photo Credit: National Hurricane Center]]>
<![CDATA[Miami Police Looking for Armed Abductors]]> Tue, 21 Oct 2014 23:31:21 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/armedabductorsketch102114.jpg
Miami Police have asked for the public’s help to identify a couple who allegedly kidnapped a woman at gunpoint and then robbed the victim.

Photo Credit: Miami Police]]>
<![CDATA[3 Car Burglars Behind Bars]]> Tue, 21 Oct 2014 18:54:17 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/WTVJ_000000015190625_1200x675_345922627663.jpg
Three car burglars were arrested in Hialeah thanks to a group of vigilant residents. NBC 6's Justin Finch reports.]]>
<![CDATA[Dog Suspended From Tree in Cocoon-Like Structure: Witness]]> Tue, 21 Oct 2014 23:35:36 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/dogrescuecocoon.jpg
A small, blind dog was rescued by Miami-Dade Animal Services Tuesday after he was found in mangroves in southwest Miami-Dade County. But it’s what one witness said happened to the dog before it was found...

Photo Credit: Miami-Dade Animal Services]]>
<![CDATA[Family Says Theater Had Bed Bugs]]> Tue, 21 Oct 2014 18:59:18 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/bedbugtheater.jpg
The Santillana family recently went to the Regal Cinemas in Hollywood to see the “Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles” movie. But the family left with what they said was a huge problem from a tiny bug.

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<![CDATA[Family of Man Killed by Train Say It was Accident]]> Tue, 21 Oct 2014 18:57:42 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/traincrashvictim102114.jpg
Investigators say the man killed by a Tri-Rail train Monday afternoon saw the crossing gates were down, the warning lights and sirens were activated, but still tried to cross the tracks on his bicycle anyway.

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<![CDATA[Hallandale Beach Man Arrested on Child Pornography Charges: Police]]> Tue, 21 Oct 2014 23:37:12 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/kevin+timpy.jpg
A Hallandale Beach man has been arrested on child pornography charges after police say they found eight videos containing child porn on his home computer.

Photo Credit: Broward Sheriff's Office]]>
<![CDATA[Consumer Reports: Apple Pay Is Here]]> Tue, 21 Oct 2014 18:58:10 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/N6P_PKG_APPLE_PAY_web_1200x675_345538115918.jpg
Apple released its virtual mobile wallet Apple Pay. It allows you to buy things at participating stores with the tap of one of the new iPhones – the Apple 6 or 6 Plus.]]>
<![CDATA[Donations Needed to Treat Blind Dog]]> Tue, 21 Oct 2014 16:01:01 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/pepepr+blind+dog.jpg
A small blind dog named Pepper needs the public’s assistance to raise money so he can undergo surgery.]]>
<![CDATA[Miami Woman Shares Connection to Oscar de la Renta]]> Tue, 21 Oct 2014 12:34:06 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/102114+beatrice+lodge+Tamara+Oyarzabal+oscar+de+la+renta.jpg
A Miami woman has fond memories of fashion icon Oscar de la Renta, who passed away Monday at age 82.

Photo Credit: Tamara Oyarzabal]]>
<![CDATA[$1.4M Bond for Miami Man Arrested for Lobster Violations]]> Tue, 21 Oct 2014 11:43:31 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/102114+lobster+tails+arrest.jpg
A Miami man who has been arrested multiple times for having undersized lobster tails is behind bars once again and could have a tough time getting out after his bond was set at $1.4 million.

Photo Credit: Monroe County Sheriff's Office]]>
<![CDATA[Child on Bicycle Struck By Car in Coral Springs]]> Tue, 21 Oct 2014 12:37:30 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/102114+child+struck+bicycle+coral+springs.jpg
A young child on a bicycle was hospitalized after being struck by a car in Coral Springs Tuesday morning, officials said.

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<![CDATA[Snake Found in Trash Pile in Opa-locka]]> Tue, 21 Oct 2014 05:59:43 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/WTVJ_000000015180135_1200x675_345658947983.jpg
A four-foot red-tailed boa was found in a trash pile in Opa-locka, officials said.]]>
<![CDATA[Weather: Scattered Showers Tuesday]]> Tue, 21 Oct 2014 05:44:38 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/WTVJ_000000015179974_1200x675_345660995524.jpg
Weather Forecast -- 5 AM -- October 21, 2014]]>
<![CDATA[Man Killed in El Portal Shooting]]> Tue, 21 Oct 2014 11:51:43 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/elportalshooting.jpg
One person is dead after gunshots rang out in El Portal Monday. The man died near a foot bridge that connects the area with another neighborhood.

Photo Credit: NBC 6]]>
<![CDATA[Midtown Miami Walmart Loses Permit Decision]]> Mon, 20 Oct 2014 21:32:41 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/walmart+image.jpg
Opponents of a Walmart in Midtown Miami won a partial victory in court Monday over a permit, but the mega retailer still appears to be on track to build a store in the area.

Photo Credit: NBC 5 News]]>
<![CDATA[MAST@FIU Giving Students a New Opportunity]]> Mon, 20 Oct 2014 18:37:40 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/mastfiu.jpg
With only 185 students, MAST@FIU is small, but has the potential to make a huge impact.

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<![CDATA[Tri-Rail Train Hits and Kills Cyclist in Dania Beach]]> Tue, 21 Oct 2014 09:54:37 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/Dead+Bicyclist.JPG
One person died after a Tri-Rail train hit a bicyclist Monday afternoon near Dania Beach.

Photo Credit: Carol Sablich]]>
<![CDATA[Divers Rescue Driver from Submerged Truck]]> Mon, 20 Oct 2014 18:36:46 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/truckdriversaved.jpg
A 40-year-old truck driver is lucky to be alive after his quick thinking and an once-in-a-lifetime save by Miami-Dade Fire Rescue.

Photo Credit: Miami-Dade Fire Rescue]]>
<![CDATA[1 Dead, 2 Arrested in Coral Springs Shooting]]> Tue, 21 Oct 2014 06:35:47 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/102114+roderick+dalton+robert+morris.jpg
Coral Springs Police are trying to figure out what led to a Monday afternoon shooting that left 22-year-old Omar Khan dead.

Photo Credit: Broward Sheriff's Office]]>
<![CDATA[I-95 in Boca Re-Opens After Crash, Brush Fire]]> Mon, 20 Oct 2014 18:17:08 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/boca+crash.jpg
All lanes on Interstate-95 and Glades Road have reopened after authorities temporarily closed them Monday afternoon after a crash and brush fire.

Photo Credit: NBC 6 South Florida]]>
<![CDATA[Dogs Need Home After Owner Goes to Hospice]]> Tue, 21 Oct 2014 11:25:38 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/Miami+Adoptable+Dogs.jpg
A pet owner who rescued three street dogs is looking for someone to adopt his dogs as he goes into hospice care.]]>
<![CDATA[Heat Add Larry Drew II to Roster]]> Mon, 20 Oct 2014 13:52:47 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/164358315.jpg
The Heat signed Larry Drew II to their roster on Monday bringing their total to 19 players

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[McGehee Named Comeback Player of the Year By Sporting News]]> Mon, 20 Oct 2014 13:48:48 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/456220954.jpg
Sporting News named Casey McGehee as the Comeback Player of the Year on Monday

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<![CDATA[Arrest Made After Shooting in North Miami Beach]]> Mon, 20 Oct 2014 13:28:28 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/102014+north+miami+beach+shooting.jpg
Police are investigating after a man was shot in North Miami Beach Monday morning.

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<![CDATA[Cab Driver Robbed at Gunpoint in Miami-Dade]]> Tue, 21 Oct 2014 10:50:37 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/102014+armed+robbery+cab+driver+miami-dade.jpg
Police are searching for a man with a distinct tattoo who robbed a cab driver at gunpoint in Miami in an incident caught on camera.

Photo Credit: Miami-Dade Police]]>
<![CDATA[Store Clerk Charged With Shooting at 3 Teens Extradited]]> Mon, 20 Oct 2014 11:54:19 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/100314+Omar+Ayyash.jpg
A Fort Lauderdale food mart clerk accused of shooting at three people inside the store lat month has been extradited to South Florida after being arrested in Cleveland.

Photo Credit: Broward Sheriff's Office]]>
<![CDATA[Low Pressure Area Could Become Tropical Cyclone]]> Mon, 20 Oct 2014 13:59:48 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/102014+tropical+disturbance+new.jpg
Forecasters are keeping an eye on an area of low pressure in the Gulf of Mexico that has a medium-to-high chance of becoming a tropical cyclone.

Photo Credit: National Hurricane Center]]>
<![CDATA[Zombie Bike Ride Invades Key West]]> Mon, 20 Oct 2014 09:48:27 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/102014+zombie+bike+ride+key+west.jpg
Thousands of undead bicycle riders took to the streets of Key West Sunday for the city's annual Zombie Bike Ride.

Photo Credit: Florida Keys News Bureau]]>
<![CDATA[1 Hurt in Mysterious Boat Explosion in Pompano]]> Mon, 20 Oct 2014 18:36:03 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/102014+hillsboro+inlet+boat+fire+new.jpg
One person was hospitalized after a boat reportedly exploded in Pompano Beach early Monday.

Photo Credit: Dan Krauth/NBC6.com]]>
<![CDATA[Early Voting Begins in South Florida]]> Tue, 21 Oct 2014 09:01:33 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/050911+miami-dade+voting+generic.jpg
South Florida voters will be able to cast their ballots at early voting sites starting Monday morning.

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<![CDATA[Weather: Warm and Mostly Dry Monday]]> Mon, 20 Oct 2014 05:31:41 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/WTVJ_000000015162456_1200x675_345119299964.jpg
Weather Forecast -- 5 AM -- October 20, 2014]]>
<![CDATA[Detours for Sunday and Monday SR 836 Construction Closures]]> Sun, 19 Oct 2014 18:19:44 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/071312+detour+sign+generic.jpg
Eastbound SR 836 will be completely closed between NW 27th Avenue/Unity Boulevard and NW 12th Avenue for the installation of Open Road Tolling structures on Sunday, October 19th from 7

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