<![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 Thu, 24 Apr 2014 22:50:45 -0400 Thu, 24 Apr 2014 22:50:45 -0400 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Carvahlo Flight Diverted After "Loud Explosion And Smoke"]]> Thu, 24 Apr 2014 21:36:11 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/alberto+carvalho.jpg
Miami-Dade County Schools Superintendent Alberto Carvalho was on board a flight from Tallahassee to Miami Thursday that had to make an emergency landing.]]>
<![CDATA[Foul On LeBron Costs McRoberts $20,000]]> Thu, 24 Apr 2014 20:53:39 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/KingLebron.jpg
The NBA wasted little time coming down on Charlotte Bobcats player Josh McRoberts after his forearm shot to the throat of LeBron James of the Miami Heat.

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Special Delivery on I-595 During Rush Hour]]> Thu, 24 Apr 2014 22:18:51 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/595baby.jpg
A mom and dad got quite a surprise when they were on I-595 Thursday evening. The couple welcomed their newest addition to the family on the busy roadway.

Photo Credit: Fort Lauderdale Fire Rescue]]>
<![CDATA[Consumer Reports: Sick at Sea on Cruise Ships]]> Thu, 24 Apr 2014 19:41:24 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/Cruise-Ship-Generic-San-Die.jpg
Most cruise ships don’t accept medical insurance. Consumer Reports shows you how to avoid a health care crisis on the high seas.

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<![CDATA[Postal Worker Assaulted & Robbed in Pembroke Park]]> Thu, 24 Apr 2014 18:31:12 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/216*120/postal+worker+robbed.png
A USPS worker is in the hospital after he was assaulted and robbed in Pembroke Park, according to deputies.]]>
<![CDATA[Cockfighting Ring Broken Up In Miami-Dade]]> Thu, 24 Apr 2014 18:14:30 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/cockfighitingringbust.jpg
Miami-Dade Police have detained approximately 100 people and expect to make multiple arrests after detectives found a large cockfighting ring in south Miami-Dade County.]]>
<![CDATA[Alleged Thief Turns Himself In To Miami Gardens Police]]> Thu, 24 Apr 2014 17:08:32 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/familydollarthief.jpg
Miami Gardens Police were able to put a brazen burglar behind bars Thursday after the suspect saw himself on television.

Photo Credit: MIami Gardens Police]]>
<![CDATA[Man Killed, 2 Injured in Violent Miami Beach Crash]]> Thu, 24 Apr 2014 12:04:42 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/WTVJ_000000012467695_1200x675_235954243622.jpg
A man was kileld and two others were hospitalized following a violent crash on the MacArthur Causeway in Miami Beach. Police spokesman Bobby Hernandez comments.]]>
<![CDATA[Police Still Searching for Man Who Shot Stepdaughter]]> Thu, 24 Apr 2014 18:00:20 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/042414+stepdaughter+shooting+miami-dade.jpg
Miami-Dade Police are investigating after a man shot his stepdaughter during a dispute Thursday.

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<![CDATA[Crack-Smoking Neighbors Fight With Machete: Deputies]]> Thu, 24 Apr 2014 13:05:15 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/042414+antonio+motes+christopher+stevens.jpg
Neighbors who were smoking crack together in the Florida Keys wound up behind bars after one started swinging a machete at the other, authorities said. Deputies who responded to the scene found a couple...

Photo Credit: Monroe County Sheriff's Office]]>
<![CDATA[Mercedes-Benz Corporate Run Street Closures]]> Thu, 24 Apr 2014 10:32:04 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/042414+miami+mercedes-benz+corporate+run+generic.jpg
Some 25,000 racers are expected to participate in Thursday night's Mercedes-Benz Corporate Run, and with all those runners on the roads, traffic will be tricky in downtown Miami.

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<![CDATA[Suspects Attempt Smash and Grab at Davie T-Mobile]]> Thu, 24 Apr 2014 06:55:47 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/042414+davie+t+mobile+smash+and+grab.jpg
Police are looking for a pair of would-be thieves who crashed a truck into the front of a T-Mobile store in Davie early Thursday.

Photo Credit: NBC6.com]]>
<![CDATA[Weather: Hot and Dry Conditions Continue Thursday]]> Thu, 24 Apr 2014 06:55:46 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/042414+weather+miami.jpg
The hot and dry weather will continue in South Florida Thursday as temperatures continue to climb.]]>
<![CDATA[Man Killed in Violent MacArthur Causeway Crash]]> Thu, 24 Apr 2014 19:22:48 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/malcolmlloyd.jpg
At least one person was killed in a crash involving a Lamborghini and a Chevy Suburban on the MacArthur Causeway Thursday morning.

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<![CDATA[Mayor Ready To Fight Port Stadium Plan]]> Thu, 24 Apr 2014 08:23:01 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/beckham+on+new+stadium.jpg
Miami Beach Mayor Philip Levine is ready to give David Beckham’s stadium group a red card if they continue to push a plan to build a new soccer stadium at PortMiami.

Photo Credit: NBC 6 South Florida]]>
<![CDATA[Mom Arrested On Child Abuse Charges]]> Wed, 23 Apr 2014 23:39:09 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/selenaperezperezmugshot.jpg
Miami-Dade Police are investing the death of a three-year-old boy that comes a few days after an incident that led to the mother being arrested on charges of child abuse and neglect.

Photo Credit: Miami-Dade Police]]>
<![CDATA[Heat Take 2-0 Series Lead Over Bobcats]]> Wed, 23 Apr 2014 21:52:41 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/486300587.jpg
The Heat now have a 2-0 lead in their opening round playoff series against the Charlotte Bobcats

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[More Than 2 Dozen Abused Dogs Now Available for Adoption]]> Thu, 24 Apr 2014 10:13:04 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/abused+dogs.jpg
More than two dozen small dogs rescued in an animal abuse investigation are now available for adoption.

Photo Credit: NBC 6 South Florida]]>
<![CDATA[Miami Heat's Golden Oldies Bring Senior Swagger]]> Thu, 24 Apr 2014 10:16:02 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/golden+oldies1.jpg
The Golden Oldies, the Miami Heat's senior hip hop ensemble, are just as passionate about their booty shaking as they are about their playoff basketball. The senior citizen dance group has been performing...

Photo Credit: NBC 6 South Florida]]>
<![CDATA[Miami Gardens Family Dollar Robbed]]> Wed, 23 Apr 2014 19:51:41 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/familydollarthief.jpg
A brazen burglar in Miami Gardens told a clerk he was ready to kill when he robbed a Family Dollar on the 2800 block of NW 183rd Street on April 16.

Photo Credit: MIami Gardens Police]]>
<![CDATA[Part of Venetian Causeway to Close for Repairs]]> Wed, 23 Apr 2014 19:51:21 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/venetian+causeway1.jpg
The Venetian Causeway, which connects Miami to Miami Beach, will soon be closed for repairs.

Photo Credit: NBC 6 South Florida]]>
<![CDATA[Aurora Police Chief Could be Headed to Miami Beach]]> Wed, 23 Apr 2014 19:11:46 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/dan+oates.jpg
The man who led police officers through a 2012 theater massacre in Aurora, Colo. is headed to Miami Beach to head an embattled police department.

Photo Credit: NBC 4 New York]]>
<![CDATA[Missing Man Arrested in Jacksonville]]> Wed, 23 Apr 2014 15:36:52 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/jorge+david+reyes.jpg
A 24-year-old man who went missing after a night at a Miami Beach bar was taken into custody in Jacksonville.

Photo Credit: Miami Beach Police]]>
<![CDATA[Woman Stole Beer, Knocked 7-Eleven Clerk Over]]> Wed, 23 Apr 2014 19:13:49 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/042314+maimi-dade+7-eleven+beer+thief.jpg
Miami-Dade Police are looking for a woman who stole beer from a 7-Eleven and injured a clerk as she fled the scene.]]>
<![CDATA[Body Found in Parking Lot of Miami Metro Justice Building]]> Wed, 23 Apr 2014 12:53:11 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/042314+body+miami+metro+justice+building.jpg
Miami Police are investigating after a man's body was found in the juror parking lot of the Metro Justice Building Wednesday morning.

Photo Credit: NBC6.com]]>
<![CDATA[2nd Arrest in Illegal Slaughterhouse Operation]]> Wed, 23 Apr 2014 14:47:22 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/042314+Yonisley+Garcia.jpg
A second man has been arrested in the operation of an illegal slaughterhouse in Miami-Dade, authorities said Wednesday.

Photo Credit: Miami-Dade Corrections]]>
<![CDATA[5-Year-Old Accidentally Burns Down Home]]> Wed, 23 Apr 2014 20:21:33 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/042314+dade+house+fire.jpg
An adult and a child were able to escape a townhouse on fire in Miami Gardens Wednesday morning, officials said.

Photo Credit: NBC6.com]]>
<![CDATA[Boy Inspires 'Mr. Awesome' Campaign]]> Thu, 24 Apr 2014 07:18:33 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/042314+calder+mr+awesome+sloan+self+portrait.jpg
The memory of a 7-year-old South Florida boy who died in a tragic swimming pool accident is living on thanks to a new campaign known simply as "Mr. Awesome."]]>
<![CDATA[Driver Killed in Fiery Crash in Coral Springs]]> Wed, 23 Apr 2014 06:55:51 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/042314+coral+springs+car+crash.jpg
A driver was killed when their car slammed into a tree in Coral Springs Tuesday night, officials said.]]>
<![CDATA[Weather Forecast: Sunny and Warm Wednesday]]> Wed, 23 Apr 2014 05:29:30 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/042314+weather+miami.jpg
Conditions will stay sunny and dry Wednesday in South Florida as the warm weather continues.]]>
<![CDATA[Miami Beach Police May Have New Chief Soon]]> Wed, 23 Apr 2014 06:55:54 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/danoateschief.jpg
Miami Beach Police may be on the verge of hiring a new police chief.

Photo Credit: Aurora, Colorado Police]]>
<![CDATA[Lawmakers Take on Photoshopped Ads]]> Tue, 22 Apr 2014 21:13:52 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/ilean+ros+lehtinen.jpg
A South Florida lawmaker is taking on Photoshopped ads, saying the enhanced images send the wrong message.

Photo Credit: NBC 6 South Florida]]>
<![CDATA[Consumer Reports: Good Food Gone Bad]]> Tue, 22 Apr 2014 20:16:05 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/consumer+reports+food.jpg
There’s a growing problem in our supermarkets — good food gone bad. We’re not talking about wilted vegetables and rotten meat. These are once healthful foods that have been turned into something that’s no longer...]]>