<![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 Wed, 01 Apr 2015 23:21:00 -0400 Wed, 01 Apr 2015 23:21:00 -0400 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Family Searching for Answers in Deadly Hit-and-Run]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2015 20:31:59 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/040115+jason+swanson.jpg
Heartbroken and searching for answers, a Hollywood family took to the streets Wednesday, where their loved one died in a feiry hit-and-run wreck.]]>
<![CDATA[SoFla Man Liable in Rothstein Ponzi Scheme: Jury]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2015 20:08:02 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/Scott+Rothstein722.jpg
A federal jury has found a wealthy Fort Lauderdale business accused of funneling some $157 million in investors' money into disbarred lawyer Scott Rothstein's billion-dollar Ponzi scheme liable for fraud.]]>
<![CDATA[Fla. Youth Orchestra Teaching High Notes of Success]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2015 19:40:53 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/FYO.jpg
A mesmerizing cacophony of musical styles and sounds swirls through the hallways of Davie's University School on Monday nights.

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<![CDATA[Gov. Scott Gives Medal to North Miami Beach Cop]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2015 18:40:52 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/040115+lino+diaz+gov+rick+scott.jpg
The North Miami Beach Police officer who was shot in the line of duty was given an award by Florida Gov. Rick Scott Wednesday.

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<![CDATA[Boy, 14, Stabbed in Back: Lauderhill Police]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2015 20:36:54 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/ambulance+generic1.jpg
A 14-year-old boy who had been stabbed in the back walked into a Lauderhill restaurant for help Wednesday afternoon and is now hospitalized, officials say.

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<![CDATA[3 Broward Sheriff's Deputies Arrested]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2015 22:05:43 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/040115+deputies+arrested.jpg
Three Broward Sheriff's deputies were arrested Wednesday on charges related to working an unauthorized detail at a Pompano Beach gentleman's club, officials said.

Photo Credit: Broward Sheriff's Office]]>
<![CDATA[Woman's Life Sentence Commuted by President Obama]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2015 19:44:28 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/040115+valerie+bozeman.jpg
A South Florida woman who was sentenced to life in prison on a drug conviction had her sentence commuted by President Barack Obama.]]>
<![CDATA[Man Charged Over Captured Owl Video]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2015 16:44:18 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/vod-web-owl.jpg
A 28-year-old West Palm Beach man has been charged with Violating the Migratory Bird Treaty Act, after allegedly capturing a great horned owl and driving around with it while drinking.]]>
<![CDATA[Man Arrested in Attempted Robbery at Jaxson's Ice Cream Shop]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2015 15:58:01 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/040115+david+farrior.jpg
A man who threw a woman to the ground while trying to rob her outside a popular Dania Beach ice cream parlor has been arrested, authorities said.

Photo Credit: Broward Sheriff's Office]]>
<![CDATA[PETA Offering Reward in Fort Lauderdale Dog Killing]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2015 15:40:19 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/Dog+Collar.JPG
People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals is offering a reward after a Fort Lauderdale family's dog was killed by someone who doused it with scalding-hot oil.

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<![CDATA[Diplomat's Teen Son Threatened to Kill Cop: Police]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2015 19:43:53 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/dube-screenshot-police-shooting-miami.jpg
A Canadian diplomat's 15-year-old son -- already charged with murder in a deadly shootout with drug dealers police say he and his brother were trying to rob -- now faces new charges, after police say he...

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<![CDATA[Mercedes-Benz Corporate Run Traffic]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2015 14:22:38 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/WTVJ_000000017566163_1200x675_421274691924.jpg
Starting Wednesday night, drivers will have a detour for the Mercedes-Benz Corporate Run. NBC6 traffic reporter Kelly Blanco tells you how to get around.]]>
<![CDATA[Suspect in Killian HS Stabbing Allegedly Bullied]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2015 20:07:11 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/stabbingsuspectincourt.jpg
Allegations of bullying and rape have emerged after a teen girl accused of stabbing a boy at Miami Killian Senior High School on Tuesday made her first appearance in juvenile court Wednesday.]]>
<![CDATA[Crews Respond to Large Fire in Broward County]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2015 14:57:42 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/216*120/large+fire+broward.png
Crews were responding to a large fire in Broward County off of Interstate 75 in the area near Weston Wednesday afternoon.]]>
<![CDATA[1 Dead in Small Plane Crash in Ft. Pierce: Reports]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2015 14:17:30 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/stlucieplanecrash.jpg
A small plane crashed north of West Palm Beach in St. Lucie County on Wednesday morning, reportedly killing the pilot.

Photo Credit: St. Lucie County Sheriff's Office
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<![CDATA[S. Plantation HS Students Place First in NASA Competition]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2015 14:01:08 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/nasaplantation.jpg
Six students from South Plantation High School proved they've got what it takes to make it in space.

Photo Credit: Broward County Public Schools]]>
<![CDATA[6-Vehicle Semi Crash Snarls Turnpike Traffic]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2015 14:18:05 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/sbturnpikeax.jpg
Rescue crews are responding to a serious crash on the southbound Florida Turnpike Wednesday morning.]]>
<![CDATA[Weather: Sunny, Clear Wednesday]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2015 06:52:26 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/WTVJ_000000017560995_1200x675_421088835956.jpg
Temperatures are in the mid 60's this Wednesday morning. Ryan Phillips says it's expected to be a bit warmer than Tuesday with temperatures reaching 83 by late afternoon.]]>
<![CDATA[Gotcha! Brands Have Fun With April Fools Jokes]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2015 09:13:07 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/virginbranson.jpg
Anything you read today should be taken with a grain of salt. Still, plenty of people are falling for some of these April Fools jokes.

Photo Credit: Virgin.com]]>
<![CDATA[Pickpocket Steals Woman's Keys, Car at WalMart: BSO]]> Tue, 31 Mar 2015 23:37:39 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/033115+walmart+pickpockets.jpg
Authorities are looking for a group of thieves who stole a woman's car after they picked her pocket at a Pompano Beach WalMart.]]>
<![CDATA[Miami-Dade Animal Services Adoptable Pets - March 31, 2015]]> Tue, 31 Mar 2015 21:19:24 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/168*120/CHEWEY+A1687548.jpg
Miami-Dade Animal Services Adoptable Pets - March 31, 2015]]>
<![CDATA[2 Miami-Dade Metro PCS Stores Robbed at Gunpoint]]> Tue, 31 Mar 2015 21:04:03 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/033115+metro+pcs+armed+robbery+miami-dade.jpg
Two Metro PCS armed robberies have happened just days apart in South Florida and the owners of both stores believe it is the same suspect.]]>
<![CDATA[Missing Miami Beach Teen Returns Home]]> Tue, 31 Mar 2015 20:40:45 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/april+flores+missing+32815.jpg
A Miami Beach teen who was reported missing has returned home, her mother said Tuesday.]]>
<![CDATA[High-Priced Jewelry Heist Foiled on Miami Beach]]> Tue, 31 Mar 2015 20:18:30 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/police-tape-shutterstock_5628043314.jpg
Police are investigating after thieves nearly stole hundreds of thousands of dollars worth of jewelry during an attempted armed robbery in Miami Beach Tuesday.

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<![CDATA[Man Found Shot to Death in Miramar]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2015 15:07:01 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/033115+miramar+fatal+shooting.jpg
Police are investigating after a man was found shot to death in Miramar Tuesday evening.

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<![CDATA[Miami PD Investigating Whether Shootings Are Connected]]> Tue, 31 Mar 2015 19:38:08 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/032615+walk+for+justice+marlon+eason.jpg
City of Miami Police investigators are looking into whether there's a connection between three recent shootings, including one that left a 10-year-old boy dead.]]>
<![CDATA[Canadian Diplomat's Son Arrested After Brother Killed in Miami]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2015 08:13:01 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/033115+roxanne+dube.jpg
The 15-year-old son of a prominent Canadian diplomat working in Miami has been arrested after he was involved in a drug deal that ended with his older brother and another teen dead, police said.]]>
<![CDATA[Ex-Miami Lakes Mayor Should Get Job Back: Judge]]> Tue, 31 Mar 2015 23:38:19 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/082713+michael+pizzi.jpg
A judge has ruled that former Miami Lakes Mayor Michael Pizzi is entitled to get his job back.

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<![CDATA[Dolphins Meeting With RB Stevan Ridley]]> Tue, 31 Mar 2015 16:14:30 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/180074398.jpg
The Dolphins are meeting with free-agent running back Stevan Ridley on Tuesday

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Body of Hit-and-Run Suspect Who Jumped Into Lake Found]]> Tue, 31 Mar 2015 15:25:24 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/033115+steve+uwanawich.jpg
The body of a hit-and-run suspect who struck a car at the Seminole Casino Coconut Creek then disappeared after jumping into a lake to flee the scene has been found, police said Tuesday.

Photo Credit: Coconut Creek Police]]>
<![CDATA[Justin Bieber in Miami]]> Tue, 31 Mar 2015 14:29:55 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/WTVJ_000000017549232_1200x675_420759619948.jpg
Mediation is underway in the Justin Bieber lawsuit.]]>
<![CDATA[Allapattah Teen Is Latest Young Victim of Miami-Dade Gun Violence]]> Tue, 31 Mar 2015 14:31:17 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/522458741.jpg
A rash of gun violence against young people in the span of just 10 days is alarming authorities and neighbors in Miami-Dade.

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Car Slams Into Pembroke Pines Building]]> Tue, 31 Mar 2015 14:32:39 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/pembrokepines.jpg
A Pembroke Pines office building is experiencing its own version of "déjà vu" Tuesday, as a car slammed through the glass and into the building.]]>
<![CDATA[Teen Recovering From Stabbing at Miami Killian HS]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2015 09:13:59 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/StudentStabbing.jpg
A teen is recovering after he was stabbed by another student at Miami Killian Senior High School in southwest Miami-Dade Tuesday.]]>
<![CDATA[Weather: Pleasant, Dry Tuesday]]> Tue, 31 Mar 2015 06:11:39 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/tuesdayweathererika.jpg
Pleasant start to this Tuesday morning under mostly sunny skies. Erika Delgado says we can expect temperatures to be in the 70's by late to mid-morning.]]>