<![CDATA[NBC 6 South Florida - South Florida News]]>Copyright 2016http://www.nbcmiami.com/news/local http://media.nbcnewyork.com/designimages/NBC+6+LOGO+GOOGLE.png NBC 6 South Florida http://www.nbcmiami.comen-usWed, 24 Aug 2016 02:48:11 -0400Wed, 24 Aug 2016 02:48:11 -0400NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Water Polo Star Ashleigh Johnson Greets Fans at MIA]]> Tue, 23 Aug 2016 22:43:33 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/082316+ashleigh+johnson.jpg
Rio Water Polo star Ashleigh Johnson greeted fans at Miami International Airport Tuesday, many excited to take photos with an Olympic Gold Medalist.

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<![CDATA[Girl, 5, Missing From Lauderdale Lakes Found Safe: BSO]]> Tue, 23 Aug 2016 23:31:03 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/082316+shinelle+isaac.jpg
Authorities have found a 5-year-old girl who went missing in Lauderdale Lakes Tuesday.

Photo Credit: Broward Sheriff's Office]]>
<![CDATA[Increased Chance of Tropical Depression or Storm to Form]]> Tue, 23 Aug 2016 23:43:21 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/082316+tropical+wave+nbc+6.jpg
The National Hurricane Center increased the likelihood that a tropical depression or storm will emerge from "Invest 99L" within the next two to five days Tuesday night.]]>
<![CDATA[Cost of Lifesaving Medicine Skyrockets]]> Tue, 23 Aug 2016 19:14:33 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/082316+epipen.jpg
The cost of the EpiPen has skyrocketed 461% since 2008.]]>
<![CDATA[Chef Transforming School Lunches in Broward]]> Tue, 23 Aug 2016 18:47:20 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/082316+chef+rudy+Rudolph+Poindexter.jpg
Square pizza, tater tots, greenish hot dogs, rubber chicken, dry burgers. For generations, these were the staple ingredients of school cafeterias. It’s time to forget everything you think you know about...

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<![CDATA[South Florida Teen Survives Brain-Eating Amoeba]]> Tue, 23 Aug 2016 21:21:56 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/Sebastian-DeLeon-AP_16236727958455.jpg
A South Florida teen beat the odds to survive a brain-eating amoeba thanks to some quick-working doctors in Orlando.

Photo Credit: DeLeon Family/Florida Hospital Orlando via AP]]>
<![CDATA[Power Restored After Explosion, Fire at FPL Substation]]> Tue, 23 Aug 2016 23:31:36 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/082316+fpl+substation+fire.jpg
A reported explosion caused a large fire at a Florida Power and Light substation in Miami-Dade that left thousands without power for several hours Tuesday.

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<![CDATA[Catch Miami Dolphins Preseason Football Thursday on NBC 6!]]> Tue, 23 Aug 2016 13:41:29 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/261*120/082316+dolphins+promo+nbc+6.jpg
Tune in to NBC 6 this Thursday as the Miami Dolphins take on the Atlanta Falcons live from Orlando.]]>
<![CDATA[Designs For Urban Trail Across Area Under Metrorail Revealed]]> Tue, 23 Aug 2016 13:14:23 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/216*120/082316+brickell+backyard.jpg
A 10 mile stretch underneath the Metrorail from Brickell to Dadeland will be part of a massive urban trail to promote activities outside.]]>
<![CDATA[Parents Arrested After Kids Found Living in Filthy Condition]]> Tue, 23 Aug 2016 18:49:18 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/082316+parents+arrested+child+neglect.jpg
A total of four people were arrested and charged after police found multiple children living in what they called horrible conditions.

Photo Credit: Miami-Dade Police Department]]>
<![CDATA[Wynwood 'Zika Zone' Reduced as More Cases Announced]]> Tue, 23 Aug 2016 19:15:22 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/080516+zika+wynwood.jpg
Five new local transmissions of Zika were announced by the state Tuesday, but the news was not all bad.

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<![CDATA[Fort Lauderdale House Fire Sends Officer to Hospital]]> Tue, 23 Aug 2016 12:18:15 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/222*120/082316+fort+lauderdale+house+fire.jpg
A total of six people are reportedly displaced after an early morning fire at a home in Fort Lauderdale.

Photo Credit: Fort Lauderdale Fire Rescue]]>
<![CDATA[Teach for America Brings Young Educators to Miami's Schools]]> Tue, 23 Aug 2016 07:30:54 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/215*120/082316+teach+for+america+miami.jpg
Young teachers from across the country are heading to schools in Miami's Liberty City and Overtown neighborhoods in an effort to make a difference.]]>
<![CDATA[Police Investigating Woman's Killing in Lauderhill]]> Tue, 23 Aug 2016 07:21:38 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/082216+tiara+register.jpg
Police are investigating after a woman was found shot to death in Lauderhill.

Photo Credit: Lauderhill Police]]>
<![CDATA[Man Charged in Multiple Beatings, Sexual Assaults: MDPD]]> Mon, 22 Aug 2016 18:41:38 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/082216+anthony+jimenez.jpg
A Miami-Dade man accused of beating and sexually assaulting women at least three times is behind bars but police say more victims may be out there.

Photo Credit: Miami-Dade Corrections]]>
<![CDATA[Women Stole Cars, Burglarized Businesses: Boynton Beach PD]]> Mon, 22 Aug 2016 16:42:50 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/082216+boynton+beach+police+victoria+dejesus+deztanie+dejesus.jpg
Two young women are facing charges after police say they burglarized two Boynton Beach restaurants using a pick axe and stole two cars.

Photo Credit: Boynton Beach Police]]>
<![CDATA[Man Accused of Raping Woman Left Wallet at Crime Scene: Cops]]> Mon, 22 Aug 2016 23:36:13 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/082216+cristian+alexa+londono+castro.jpg
A man accused of raping a woman at knife-point in Hollywood was arrested after police say he left his wallet behind at the scene of the crime.

Photo Credit: Broward Sheriff's Office]]>
<![CDATA[Billionaire Car Dealer Endorses Miami-Dade Mayoral Candidate]]> Mon, 22 Aug 2016 13:59:09 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/Sun+Life+Stadium+debate.jpg
Norman Braman is throwing his support behind Raquel Regalado in the race against Carlos Gimenez this fall.

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<![CDATA[Weather and Traffic Every 6 Minutes Starts Monday Morning]]> Fri, 19 Aug 2016 09:13:32 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/060316+nbc+6+south+florida+today.jpg
NBC 6's Morning News at 4:30 a.m., 5. a.m. and 6 a.m. is set to give you more of what you want to get to work and school on time and ready for rain or shine and everything in between.Starting Monday...]]>
<![CDATA[Your Back to School Photos]]> Mon, 22 Aug 2016 14:15:33 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/160*160/f79aee78a729410baa46fceff6c02397.jpg
Photos from the first day of school 2016 from NBC 6 viewers.

Photo Credit: ilovemydeb]]>
<![CDATA[AT&T, Cuban TelCom Company Reach Service Agreement]]> Mon, 22 Aug 2016 12:47:11 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/021814+cuba+flag+generic.jpg
The communication giant will provide easier ways for people to use talk, text and data options while visiting the island nation.

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Politicians Continue Pleas For Funding to Fight Zika]]> Mon, 22 Aug 2016 23:36:56 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/081516+zika+mosquito.jpg
National, state and local politicians continue to the push for funding to help in the fight against Zika in South Florida.

Photo Credit: NBC 6]]>
<![CDATA[Video Captures West Park Store Break-In, ATM Money Theft]]> Mon, 22 Aug 2016 20:04:39 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/214*120/082216+west+park+atm+break+in.jpg
After two hours of trying to get inside the store, video captures the subject breaking an ATM machine to steal money.

Photo Credit: Broward County Sheriff's Office]]>
<![CDATA[Man Arrested For Stealing Over $100K Worth of Amazon Orders]]> Mon, 22 Aug 2016 07:56:55 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/082216+fort+myers+stolen+amazon+orders.jpg
Police found the items inside Julio Hernandez's home following a two month investigation.

Photo Credit: Lee County Sheriff's Office]]>
<![CDATA[Miami-Dade, Broward Schools Welcome Students For First Day]]> Mon, 22 Aug 2016 18:32:25 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/082216+back+to+school+generic.jpg
Thousands of students from both counties returned to their schools Monday amid new technology and new health concerns.]]>
<![CDATA[It's Back to School on Monday!]]> Mon, 22 Aug 2016 05:44:28 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/back+to+school+festival.jpg
Summer's over and it's time to go back to school. What are kids most looking forward to?]]>
<![CDATA[Lesson in Zika Protection for Miami Beach Students]]> Mon, 22 Aug 2016 07:19:13 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/216*120/school+zika+zone.jpg
Back to school typically means paper, pencils and books, but students returning to the classroom Monday morning at Miami Beach Senior High are getting an early lesson in Zika protection.

Photo Credit: NBC6.com]]>
<![CDATA[Marlins Complete Sweep of Pirates]]> Sun, 21 Aug 2016 16:38:44 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-593236604.jpg
The Marlins finished off a huge sweep of the Pirates in Pittsburgh on Sunday

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Local Detective Killed in Coral Springs Crash]]> Sun, 21 Aug 2016 18:27:20 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/Police+Siren+Generic+123.jpg
Coral Springs Police is investigating a two-car collision that killed a police officer early Saturday morning.]]>
<![CDATA[Police Search for Missing Elderly Woman in Doral]]> Sun, 21 Aug 2016 11:35:25 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/Aline+Proctor.jpg
Doral Police is seeking the South Florida community's help in finding a missing elderly woman.

Photo Credit: Doral Police Department]]>
<![CDATA[Fan Trying to Raise Money for Spa Day for Raisman's Parents ]]> Sun, 21 Aug 2016 08:55:07 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/raisman-parents-vid.jpg
After seeing how stressed Aly Raisman's parents get during their daughter's routines, a fan has decided to try and raise money for a spa day for them to relax.

Photo Credit: NBC Olympics]]>
<![CDATA[Phelps Dominates Pirates as Marlins Clinch Series Win]]> Sat, 20 Aug 2016 22:47:07 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-592602788.jpg
The Marlins beat the Pirates 3-1 on Saturday after a masterful outing from David Phelps

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Hotel Honors Pregnant Woman's Request to Cancel Reservation]]> Sun, 21 Aug 2016 09:34:48 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/211*120/081916+miami+beach+zika+map.jpg
Eden Roc hotel administration released a statement to NBC 6 Saturday evening following a pregnant woman's request to cancel a reservationt: "We have canceled and refunded the Sparks' reservation as we have with...

Photo Credit: NBC 6]]>
<![CDATA[Woman Hospitalized After Crash on I-595: Police]]> Sat, 20 Aug 2016 17:32:06 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/police-tape-shutterstock_5628043317.jpg
Police are investigating the cause of crash on I-595 that left a 24-year-old woman hospitalized Saturday morning.]]>
<![CDATA[Man Lied About Girl Being in Stolen Car: Miami Gardens PD]]> Sat, 20 Aug 2016 14:14:40 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/082016+doneal+ford.jpg
A man who reported that a 2-year-old girl was taken when his car was stolen in Miami Gardens Friday night made up the part about the child, police said.

Photo Credit: Miami-Dade Corrections]]>
<![CDATA[Officer Involved in Shootout With Carjacking Suspects: MDPD]]> Sat, 20 Aug 2016 12:23:21 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/miami-dade-police_722-406.jpg
Miami-Dade Police say they're looking for two suspects who started a shootout with an officer late Friday night.

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