<![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-usThu, 28 Jul 2016 10:40:57 -0400Thu, 28 Jul 2016 10:40:57 -0400NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[NBC 6 at the Democratic National Convention]]> Thu, 28 Jul 2016 05:12:30 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/160*120/072516+dnc+sign.JPG
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<![CDATA[Man Struck and Killed By Car Near Downtown Miami]]> Thu, 28 Jul 2016 09:32:31 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/210*120/072816+biscayne+man+killed+by+car.jpg
A 84-year-old man was struck and killed at a busy intersection near Downtown Miami early Thursday morning.]]>
<![CDATA[Warren Sapp Bitten By Shark While Lobster Fishing in Keys]]> Thu, 28 Jul 2016 10:08:52 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/160*120/032410+sapp.jpg
Pro Football Hall of Famer and former Miami Hurricanes star Warren Sapp posted a photo showing his battle with a shark while fishing for lobsters in the Florida Keys.

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Clear The Shelters 2016: ADOPTED!]]> Sat, 23 Jul 2016 15:43:35 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/180*120/73e588382af246c98b377e2eb8871ac5.jpg
Here are the animals adopted at all the participating South Florida shelters during #ClearTheShelters Day 2016.

Photo Credit: Ashley Igo
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<![CDATA[Man Accused of Beating, Kidnapping Pregnant Girlfriend]]> Wed, 27 Jul 2016 22:00:48 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/072716+jorge+pizano.jpg
A South Florida man is facing charges after police say he beat and kidnapped his pregnant girlfriend then forced her to have sex with him.

Photo Credit: Miami-Dade Corrections]]>
<![CDATA[Endangered Zebra Born at Zoo Miami]]> Wed, 27 Jul 2016 20:17:34 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/072716+zoo+miami+zebra.jpg
An endangered zebra that was born at Zoo Miami made its exhibit debut Tuesday.

Photo Credit: Zoo Miami]]>
<![CDATA[FIU Holds Health and Fitness Camp for Students]]> Wed, 27 Jul 2016 18:45:22 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/072716+fiu+health+camp.jpg
Most parents can't tell if their children are technically overweight. You've probably heard moms and dads describe their child as chubby or plump, but that he or she will "grow out of it." Experts say that...]]>
<![CDATA[Man's Use of Name in English & Spanish Led to Frozen Account]]> Wed, 27 Jul 2016 17:41:34 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/072716+peter+fernandez.jpg
Being bilingual can be a big plus, especially in South Florida. But one Miami man says his use of both English and Spanish led to a mistake that got his bank account frozen. And when he couldn’t convince...

Photo Credit: NBC 6]]>
<![CDATA[VP Nominee Tim Kaine Meets With Florida Delegates at DNC]]> Wed, 27 Jul 2016 18:46:08 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/072716+tim+kaine+florida+delegates.jpg
Vice Presidential candidate Tim Kaine is the latest high profile politician to stop by unannounced at the Florida delegation gathering.

Photo Credit: NBC 6]]>
<![CDATA[Endangered Zebra Born at Zoo Miami]]> Wed, 27 Jul 2016 20:16:28 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/072716+zoo+miami+zebra.jpg
An endangered zebra that was born at Zoo Miami made its exhibit debut Tuesday. The male Grevy's zebra was born Thursday after a gestation period of 13 months and weighed in at 102 pounds, zoo officials said.

Photo Credit: Zoo Miami]]>
<![CDATA[Hometown Hero Leads Way for USA Water Polo]]> Wed, 27 Jul 2016 15:45:17 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-533615470.jpg
The US water polo team is led by superstar goalkeeper and hometown hero Ashleigh Johnson, who stuns the competition wherever she jumps into a pool

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Pair Arrested for Attempted Extortion of Social Media Star]]> Wed, 27 Jul 2016 22:56:05 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/wesley+victory+henchav+voigt+mugshots.jpg
Two South Florida residents were arrested after police say they attempted to extort thousands of dollars from an internet model by saying they had X-rated photos and videos of her.

Photo Credit: Miami-Dade Corrections]]>
<![CDATA[Miami-Dade Animal Services Adoptable Pets]]> Wed, 27 Jul 2016 13:54:31 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/180*120/Achilles+A1566800.jpg
Check out the furry friends available for adoption in Miami-Dade.]]>
<![CDATA[Broward Humane Society Adoptable Pets]]> Wed, 27 Jul 2016 13:04:42 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/182*120/NBC6_Star1.jpg
Check out the pets available for adoption at the Broward Humane Society!]]>
<![CDATA[Marlins Unveil 2017 All-Star Game Logo]]> Wed, 27 Jul 2016 12:44:39 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/CoYg1fLW8AA_SNR1.jpg
The Marlins showed off the 2017 All-Star Game logo for the first time on Wednesday

Photo Credit: Miami Marlins]]>
<![CDATA[VP Nominee Tim Kaine Speaks With Florida Delegates at DNC]]> Wed, 27 Jul 2016 12:33:59 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/WTVJ_000000024748971_1200x675_733175875578.jpg
As Day Three of the DNC prepares to start, the party's vice presidential pick made a stop with the Florida delegates during breakfast. NBC 6's Steve Litz has the story.]]>
<![CDATA[Donald Trump Makes South Florida Campaign Stop]]> Wed, 27 Jul 2016 12:32:46 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/210*120/072716+trump+in+doral.jpg
GOP Presidential nominee Donald Trump met with the media at the resort bearing his name in Doral.]]>
<![CDATA[Armed Suspect Killed in Confrontation With Homeowner: BSO]]> Wed, 27 Jul 2016 18:15:08 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/072716+gary+peterson.jpg
A homeowner shot and killed an armed masked man who tried to break into a Broward County home early Wednesday, officials said.

Photo Credit: Broward Sheriff's Office]]>
<![CDATA[Broward County Father, Daughter Dead in Murder Suicide]]> Thu, 28 Jul 2016 00:17:34 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/210*120/072716+hollis+dania+beach+murder+suicide.jpg
A Broward County man shot both his children, killing one, before turning the gun on himself overnight in Dania Beach.]]>
<![CDATA[Postal Worker Hospitalized After Being Bitten By Dog]]> Tue, 26 Jul 2016 21:30:28 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/072616+dog+bites+postal+worker+miami.jpg
A postal worker was hospitalized Tuesday, after being attacked by a dog in Miami.

Photo Credit: NBC 6]]>
<![CDATA[Heated Town Hall in North Miami After Police Shooting]]> Tue, 26 Jul 2016 23:52:16 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/Miami-Police-Shooting-Video.jpg
Things got heated at a community meeting in North Miami Tuesday night as emotions flared over the recent shooting at the hands of a police officer.

Photo Credit: Courtesy of Napoleon Hill]]>
<![CDATA[Police Dig Up Yard in NW Dade in 1982 Missing Persons Case]]> Tue, 26 Jul 2016 23:44:06 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/072616+miami-dade+cold+case+missing+person+digging.jpg
An investigation into a 1982 missing persons case led police to dig up a backyard in northwest Miami-Dade Tuesday, officials said.

Photo Credit: NBC 6]]>
<![CDATA[Driver Hurt After Van Crashes Into Lauderhill Home]]> Tue, 26 Jul 2016 20:32:30 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/072616+lauderhill+fire+rescue+van+into+home.jpg
A driver was injured after a van crashed into the front of a home in Lauderhill Tuesday afternoon.

Photo Credit: Lauderhill Fire Rescue]]>
<![CDATA[Pet Store Accidentally Sells Man's Bearded Dragon]]> Wed, 27 Jul 2016 09:18:10 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/160*128/san-francisco-zoo-bearded-dragon.jpg
A simple trip to the pet store in North Miami ended with a messy transaction for one owner of a bearded dragon lizard. He claims they sold his pet reptile by mistake.]]>
<![CDATA[Sanders Makes Surprise Visit to Florida Delegates at DNC]]> Tue, 26 Jul 2016 19:01:58 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/072616+bernie+sanders+florida+delegates.jpg
Sen. Bernie Sanders crashed the Florida delegates breakfast at the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia Tuesday where he endorsed Hillary Clinton and hammered Republican nominee Donald Trump.

Photo Credit: NBC 6]]>
<![CDATA[NFL Player Arrested Following South Beach Hotel Assault]]> Tue, 26 Jul 2016 23:44:33 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/Nigel+Bradham+Mug1.jpg
Nigel Bradham, now a member of the Philadelphia Eagles, is accused of beating up a hotel employee along with others after a dispute over an umbrella.

Photo Credit: Miami Beach Police]]>
<![CDATA[Sanders Makes Surprise Visit to Fla. Delegates at DNC]]> Tue, 26 Jul 2016 13:10:23 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/210*120/072616+bernie+sanders+DNC+florida+delegates.jpg
NBC 6's Steve Litz has the latest from Philadelphia, as the former Democratic presidential candidate made an visit Tuesday morning to Florida delegates.]]>
<![CDATA[Broward County Inmate Who Escaped Appears Back In Court]]> Tue, 26 Jul 2016 17:57:17 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/210*120/072616+dayonte+resiles+court.jpg
Dayonte Resiles, who escaped for five days earlier this month, was back before a Broward County judge Tuesday with much more security.]]>
<![CDATA[Miami PD Reopened After Evacuation Due to Suspicious Package]]> Tue, 26 Jul 2016 11:49:39 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/210*120/072616+miami+pd+evacuation.jpg
A suspicious package caused the evacuation of the Miami Police Department’s main headquarters for almost two hours]]>
<![CDATA[Lightning Strike Brings Down Tree at Fort Lauderdale Home]]> Tue, 26 Jul 2016 12:55:24 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/072616+fort+lauderdale+tree+collapse+on+car.jpg
A homeowner in Fort Lauderdale is counting his blessings after a reported lightning strike brought down a massive tree in his yard.

Photo Credit: Twitter / @MelissaNBC6]]>
<![CDATA[Miami Man Charged in Deadly Wrong Way Crash on I-95]]> Tue, 26 Jul 2016 14:54:50 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/072616+franklin+chavez+mug+shot.jpg
A 23-year-old man is charged with DUI manslaughter after allegedly driving the wrong way on I-95 last December and killing a young student on her way to medical school.]]>