<![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, 26 Nov 2014 21:40:43 -0500 Wed, 26 Nov 2014 21:40:43 -0500 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Movember Beards at NBC 6 Shaved Away]]> Wed, 26 Nov 2014 18:39:51 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/WTVJ_000000015752497_1200x675_364169796000.jpg
NBC 6's Ari Odzer has the close shave of beards of NBC 6 anchors and reporters who grew the facial hair out to raise awareness for men's health issues.]]>
<![CDATA[Firefighters Raise Money for Family in Need]]> Wed, 26 Nov 2014 18:44:01 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/germosenfirefighter.jpg
Firefighters at Station 31 in North Miami Beach came to the rescue of a family in August when they were struck by a hit and run driver. Wednesday, the same group of firefighters gave the same family quite a bit...]]>
<![CDATA[Carballo Convicted of 1st Degree Murder in Revenge Killing]]> Wed, 26 Nov 2014 18:36:17 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/tlmd_court_gavel_generic_law.jpg
A South Florida jury has convicted Janepsy Carballo of first-degree murder for killing her husband’s business partner.]]>
<![CDATA[Machete-Wielding Robbers Arrested]]> Wed, 26 Nov 2014 20:19:17 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/toylormowattmug.jpg
Hollywood Police have arrested a pair of robbers who they believe stormed into a Sunoco gas station last night armed with a machete to take money from a game full of spare change.

Photo Credit: Broward Sheriff's Office]]>
<![CDATA[4-Year-Old Boy Found Safe: Lauderhill Police]]> Wed, 26 Nov 2014 18:46:51 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/112614+Malachi+Lovelace.jpg
Lauderhill Police have found 4-year-old Malachi Lovelace who went missing Wednesday morning.

Photo Credit: Lauderhill Police]]>
<![CDATA[White Party Events Take Over South Florida This Weekend]]> Wed, 26 Nov 2014 12:37:00 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/white+party+miami.jpg
The annual White Party takes center stage beginning Wednesday.]]>
<![CDATA[Charges Dropped Against Hero Ex-Cop in Assault Case]]> Wed, 26 Nov 2014 18:39:23 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/WTVJ_000000013604543_1200x675_299774019589.jpg
Charges were dropped Wednesday against a former Sweetwater police officer who had been arrested for allegedly assaulting his wife.]]>
<![CDATA[Cab Driver Raped Passenger: Fort Lauderdale Police]]> Wed, 26 Nov 2014 20:36:26 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/112614+max+raphael.jpg
A cab driver was arrested after police say he kidnapped and raped a passenger in Fort Lauderdale.

Photo Credit: Broward Sheriff's Office]]>
<![CDATA[Alton Road Reopening Ahead of Schedule]]> Wed, 26 Nov 2014 18:40:35 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/Alton+Road+sign.jpg
A stretch of Alton Road in Miami Beach will be opening back up much sooner than anticipated Wednesday.

Photo Credit: NBC 6 South Florida]]>
<![CDATA[Some Delays at SoFla Airports for Thanksgiving Travelers]]> Wed, 26 Nov 2014 18:37:01 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/112614+airport+luggage+generic.jpg
Nasty weather in the Northeast and Midwest on the busiest travel day of the year was causing some flight delays and cancellations for Thanksgiving travelers at South Florida's airports Wednesday.]]>
<![CDATA[Miami-Dade Animal Services Adoptable Pets - Nov. 28, 2014]]> Wed, 26 Nov 2014 08:25:10 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/160*120/Lady+A1660489.jpg
Miami-Dade Animal Services Adoptable Pets - Nov. 28, 2014]]>
<![CDATA[Weather: Cold Front Coming Wednesday]]> Wed, 26 Nov 2014 05:48:59 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/112614+ryan+phillips+weather+miami.jpg
Weather Forecast -- 5 AM -- November 26, 2014]]>
<![CDATA[Homes Evacuated After Car Reported to Have Bomb]]> Tue, 25 Nov 2014 23:27:29 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/bsoaction112514.jpg
Multiple police agencies, including a bomb squad, were called out to Lauderhill after a caller claimed a car had a bomb inside of it.]]>
<![CDATA[Charter Schools Not Making the Grade]]> Tue, 25 Nov 2014 22:30:45 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/charterschool112514.jpg
Charter schools are so popular they’ve doubled in number to more than 600 across the state. But lately charter schools have made headlines for a rash of closings in South Florida—that aren’t just upsetting...]]>
<![CDATA[Spirit Airlines Flight Struck by Lightning]]> Tue, 25 Nov 2014 22:03:43 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/spirit-airlines722.jpg
A Spirit Airlines plane that left Tampa and was bound for Atlantic City was struck by lightning Tuesday evening, the airline confirmed to NBC 6.

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Scott and Staff Used Private Email Account]]> Tue, 25 Nov 2014 21:40:17 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/110514+rick+scott.jpg
Florida Gov. Rick Scott exchanged emails dealing with vetoes, the state budget and his speeches from a private email account, according to records turned over to The Associated Press on Tuesday.

Photo Credit: NBC6.com]]>
<![CDATA[Alton Road Reopening Wednesday]]> Tue, 25 Nov 2014 21:19:18 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/road+construction+sign.jpg
While traffic problems are likely in some parts of the country over the Thanksgiving weekend, Miami Beach may see some traffic relief thanks to Alton Road fully opening between 8th Street and 17th Street...

Photo Credit: NBC 5 News]]>
<![CDATA[2 Arrested in Ferguson Protest at Miami Courthouse]]> Tue, 25 Nov 2014 23:28:32 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/miamiprotest112514.jpg
Two people at a small, but passionate protest outside the Miami-Dade Metro Justice building Tuesday evening were arrested by police for failing to obey a lawful order.

Photo Credit: NBC 6]]>
<![CDATA[Robbers Force Pregnant Woman to Strip]]> Wed, 26 Nov 2014 10:08:20 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/subwaystriprobbery.jpg
A group of armed robbers who make their victims take off their clothes hit again over the weekend, the latest in a string of robberies all with a similar modus operandi.

Photo Credit: NBC 6]]>
<![CDATA[Thanksgiving Travel Expected to be Heavy]]> Tue, 25 Nov 2014 18:37:21 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/04-25-2014-generic-traffic-generic.jpg
Another early winter snow storm is expected to wreak havoc on millions of travelers hitting the road and taking to the skies over the Thanksgiving holiday.]]>
<![CDATA[Jury Dismissed Early Due to Ferguson Protest at Miami-Dade Courthouse]]> Tue, 25 Nov 2014 17:37:03 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/tlmd_court_gavel_generic_law.jpg
The jury deliberating the fate of a South Florida woman charged with killing her husband’s business partner was dismissed early Tuesday because the Miami-Dade courthouse was closing early ahead of a scheduled...]]>
<![CDATA[Signing Santa at Dolphin Mall]]> Tue, 25 Nov 2014 13:05:28 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/WTVJ_000000015721675_1200x675_363465283516.jpg
A signing Santa pays a visit to Dolphin Mall to meet with hearing impaired children.]]>
<![CDATA[Homeland Security Officials Warn of Counterfeit Items]]> Tue, 25 Nov 2014 13:04:47 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/WTVJ_000000015721662_1200x675_363462211807.jpg
Homeland Security officials are in South Florida to warn of the dangers of counterfeit items.]]>
<![CDATA[Teen Arrested in Fatal Shooting at Carol City High]]> Tue, 25 Nov 2014 17:42:14 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/miami+two+people+shot.jpg
A teen has been charged in last week's shooting on the campus of Carol City High School that left another teen dead, Miami-Dade Police said Tuesday.

Photo Credit: NBC 6 South Florida]]>
<![CDATA[Thieves Stole Classic Car From Deerfield Beach Lot: BSO]]> Tue, 25 Nov 2014 18:40:54 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/112514+classic+car+stolen+deerfield+beach.jpg
Authorities are searching for a group of thieves who were caught on camera stealing a classic car from a Deerfield Beach lot.]]>
<![CDATA[Mother of 3 Killed in Home Invasion Shooting]]> Tue, 25 Nov 2014 23:31:39 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/112514+miami-dade+shooting.jpg
A family, along with Miami-Dade Police, is looking for answers after a 38-year-old mother of three was murdered during a home invasion in northwest Miami-Dade County.

Photo Credit: NBC6.com]]>
<![CDATA[Miami International Airport Launches Free App]]> Tue, 25 Nov 2014 09:12:53 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/112514+miami+international+airport+MIA+app.jpg
Travelers should have an easier time making their may through Miami International Airport thanks to a new app.]]>
<![CDATA[FL 511 App Helping Thanksgiving Travelers]]> Tue, 25 Nov 2014 07:53:25 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/WTVJ_000000015715396_1200x675_363353155604.jpg
Mike Wacht, with Florida 511, discusses how the 511 app is helping Thanksgiving travelers.]]>
<![CDATA[Weather: Warm and Partly Sunny Tuesday]]> Tue, 25 Nov 2014 06:29:48 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/WTVJ_000000015712690_1200x675_363333699645.jpg
Weather Forecast -- 5 AM -- November 25, 2014]]>
<![CDATA[Safety of South Florida Guardrails Questioned]]> Wed, 26 Nov 2014 09:27:36 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/guardrailsafety.jpg
Luke Robinson was driving along the Virginia-Tennessee border on February of 2012 when he hit the end of a guardrail, which pierced the car through the rear passenger seat where his three-year-old son sat...

Photo Credit: NBC 6
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<![CDATA[Disabled Man Says Woman Stole Donations]]> Mon, 24 Nov 2014 23:44:10 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/disabledfraudvictim.jpg
A disabled man said Monday that he is the victim of a woman who has allegedly put him into thousands of dollars in cash after running off with cash that was donated for him.

Photo Credit: NBC 6]]>
<![CDATA[Brag About Your School: Western High]]> Mon, 24 Nov 2014 18:59:20 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/westernhighdonations.jpg
Students at Western High School are the center of Brag About Your School this week as NBC 6 highlights a program organizers hope will spark a spirit of community service among the kids that will last a...

Photo Credit: NBC 6]]>
<![CDATA[Consumer: Night-Vision Tech for Cars]]> Mon, 24 Nov 2014 18:50:35 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/160*120/night-vision.jpg
Each year cars hit and kill more than 4,000 pedestrians, and tens of thousands more are injured. Those accidents mostly happen at night, when drivers have limited vision. During evening hours pedestrians...

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Miami Beach Fire Knocked Out Power to Thousands]]> Mon, 24 Nov 2014 17:24:28 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/mbfire112414.jpg
A fire near the Surfside border in Miami Beach knocked out power to thousands of residents and generated heavy traffic in the nearby area.]]>
<![CDATA[Doral Residents Concerned Over $2.5M Miss Universe Tab]]> Tue, 25 Nov 2014 12:20:50 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/160*120/082409-miss-universe-crown.jpg
Doral residents voiced their concern at a public meeting Monday about where the money to fund the Miss Universe pageant would come from, still the public left amid cries for more transparency.

Photo Credit: AFP/Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Miami-Dade Police Arrest Teen in Hit-and-Run Accident]]> Tue, 25 Nov 2014 07:02:12 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/112514+miami-dade+hit+and+run+teen+car.jpg
Miami-Dade Police have arrested a 17-year-old driver for his alleged involvement in a hit-and-run accident involving a 14-year-old.

Photo Credit: NBC6.com]]>
<![CDATA[Boy, 9, Dies in Mudding Accident: MDPD]]> Mon, 24 Nov 2014 13:22:38 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/112414+mudding+accident+florida+city+miami-dade+police.jpg
A 9-year-old boy has died after he was injured while off-road mudding in a Jeep in Florida City Sunday, Miami-Dade Police said.

Photo Credit: NBC6.com]]>
<![CDATA[Thanksgiving Travel Begins in South Florida]]> Mon, 24 Nov 2014 11:44:40 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/112414+mia+holiday+travel.jpg
South Florida's airports will be busier than normal over the next week or so as Thanksgiving travelers make their way through town.

Photo Credit: NBC6.com]]>