<![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, 07 Dec 2016 05:47:34 -0500Wed, 07 Dec 2016 05:47:34 -0500NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[NBC 6, Telemundo 51 Kicking Off Caravan of Joy Toy Drive]]> Thu, 01 Dec 2016 13:25:20 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/Caravan+of+Joy+logo.png
Our 19th Annual Caravan of Joy Toy Drive is underway. Every year, your donations brighten up the lives of thousands of children in need throughout South Florida. To make this year exceptional once...]]>
<![CDATA[Frantic 911 Calls Released in Lauderhill Dog Mauling]]> Tue, 06 Dec 2016 23:21:06 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/120616+woman+dog+attack.jpg
The 911 calls made during a vicious dog attack in Lauderhill were released Tuesday.]]>
<![CDATA[Uber App Tracking Users After Drop-Off]]> Tue, 06 Dec 2016 22:58:14 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/WTVJ_000000026870099_1200x675_826605123788.jpg
NBC 6's Ari Odzer talks to Uber users about the app's new feature that tracks riders after they are dropped off.]]>
<![CDATA[Panthers Take Third Straight Loss]]> Tue, 06 Dec 2016 22:32:22 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-612872896.jpg
The Panthers ended their road trip with a third straight loss on Tuesday in Philadelphia

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<![CDATA[New Fresco Y Mas Stores Opening Across South Florida]]> Tue, 06 Dec 2016 23:09:14 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/120616+fresco+y+mas+store.jpg
Several Winn-Dixie supermarkets are being transformed into Fresco Y Mas which cater to the large Hispanic population in South Florida.]]>
<![CDATA[Heat Fall to 2-8 at Home With Loss to Knicks]]> Tue, 06 Dec 2016 21:51:01 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-628129582.jpg
The Heat continued to struggle at home with their 114-93 loss to the Knicks on Tuesday

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<![CDATA[Teen with Mental Illness Missing From North Miami Beach]]> Tue, 06 Dec 2016 21:49:05 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/120616+missing+teen+isiah+altenor.jpg
A 15-year-old boy who suffers from Traumatic Brain Injury and mental illness went missing Tuesday from North Miami Beach.]]>
<![CDATA[Donald Trump 'Thank You' Event to be Held in Miami Thursday]]> Tue, 06 Dec 2016 17:34:36 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/trump+pence+transicion.jpg
A 'Thank You' event is planned for Thursday to salute Donald Trump voters in Miami-Dade County.]]>
<![CDATA[Police Search for Woman Abducted in Miami]]> Tue, 06 Dec 2016 23:28:24 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/120616+samantha+martinez.jpg
A woman has been missing for nearly a week after she was abducted last Wednesday in Miami.]]>
<![CDATA[Businesses Feel Ripped Off by Credit Card Machine Renters]]> Tue, 06 Dec 2016 18:45:21 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/120616+credit+card+machine+renters.jpg
Small business owners across the country, including in South Florida, have signed deals they regret with a large credit card company rental company.]]>
<![CDATA[MDPD Station Shut Down After Woman Turns in Grenades]]> Tue, 06 Dec 2016 23:10:47 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/120616+miami-dade+police+grenades.jpg
A Miami-Dade Police station was shut down Tuesday after a woman brought in grenades she found in her home, officials said.

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<![CDATA[Pearl Harbor Survivor Remembers Fateful Day 75 Years Later]]> Tue, 06 Dec 2016 18:06:23 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/160*120/120616+pearl+harbor+survivor+joseph+iscovitz.jpg
At 100-years old, Joseph Iscovitch takes a moment to reflect a day in which he survived 75 years ago — the attack on Pearl Harbor.

Photo Credit: Doug Iscovitz]]>
<![CDATA[Miami-Dade Animal Services Pets of the Week - December 5th]]> Tue, 06 Dec 2016 13:18:08 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/180*120/Erin-A1810273.jpg
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<![CDATA[Hit and Run Victim Gets Bills Paid, New Bike From BSO]]> Tue, 06 Dec 2016 18:47:29 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/215*120/120616+broward+hti+and+run+bike+giveback.jpg
47-year-old Collette Nichols was struck by a hit and run driver as she was riding home from Pompano Beach - sustained injuries to her head, neck and legs that kept her hospitalized and unable to work.]]>
<![CDATA[Florida Voters Suing Over Election Results, Want Recount]]> Tue, 06 Dec 2016 12:27:34 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/florida_primary_vote.jpg
The suit is asking for a hand recount of the state’s votes – at the expense of President-elect Donald Trump, Governor Rick Scott and the 29 Republican electors.

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<![CDATA[Suspect in Custody After Fleeing Miami-Dade Courthouse]]> Tue, 06 Dec 2016 18:43:58 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/120616+Yakevis+Jones+in+custody.jpg
A man who was in a Miami-Dade courtroom Tuesday morning for a hearing took off running after a judge ordered that he be arrested.

Photo Credit: NBC 6
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<![CDATA[Police Investigating Break-In at SW Miami-Dade Smoke Shop]]> Tue, 06 Dec 2016 18:30:32 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/215*120/120616+sw+miami+dade+smoke+shop+break+in.jpg
The store’s manager says they were alerted by their alarm company of the break-in shortly after 2 AM and witnessed it on their surveillance system.]]>
<![CDATA[13 Cuban Migrants Land Near Big Pine Key Tuesday Morning]]> Tue, 06 Dec 2016 11:53:47 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/160*120/15304253_10153932377211816_8278283478318940239_o.jpg
The migrants were taken into the custody of Border Patrol agents and will be able to stay due to the “wet foot, dry foot” policy.

Photo Credit: Facebook / Monroe County Sheriff's Office]]>
<![CDATA[New Study Shows Dangers of Driving While Drowsy]]> Tue, 06 Dec 2016 07:31:23 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/191*120/040816+bad+car+crash+miami.JPG
A recent survey from the CDC shows 35 percent of drivers sleep less than the recommended seven hours a day.]]>
<![CDATA[Trending Topics - December 6th]]> Tue, 06 Dec 2016 07:02:55 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/WTVJ_000000026854918_1200x675_825807427621.jpg
NBC 6 gives you the latest hot topics you will be talking about - including the latest must have hoiliday gift kids will be screaming for.]]>
<![CDATA[Car Crashes Through Wall Near Northwest Miami-Dade Home]]> Tue, 06 Dec 2016 07:31:45 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/160*120/120616+nw+miami+dade+car+into+home.jpg
The 27-year-old driver suffered minor injuries and was taken to a nearby hospital, but is expected to be okay.

Photo Credit: Twitter / @MelissaNBC6]]>
<![CDATA[Preemie Patients Celebrate Life Ahead of the Holidays]]> Mon, 05 Dec 2016 23:47:56 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/120516+preemie+holiday+party.jpg
NBC 6's Stephanie Bertini reports on the holiday reunion between children who were born prematurely and the doctors who saved them at Holtz Children's Hospital.]]>
<![CDATA[Broward Soldier's Home Burglarized, Christmas Gifts Stolen]]> Mon, 05 Dec 2016 23:29:27 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/120516+Giovanny+Prieto+burglary.jpg
A U.S. Army staff sergeant, stationed in South Florida, was the victim of a burglar at his Pembroke Pines home.]]>
<![CDATA[2 Arrested After Road Rage Incident at Hialeah McDonald's]]> Tue, 06 Dec 2016 18:43:24 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/120616+sergio+hernandez+vanessa+puente.jpg
A road rage attack in the drive-thru line of a Hialeah McDonald's Monday night led to a shooting and two arrests, police said.

Photo Credit: Miami-Dade Corrections]]>
<![CDATA[Panthers' Rough Trip Continues With Loss to Bruins]]> Mon, 05 Dec 2016 21:55:03 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-624775070.jpg
The Panthers fell for the fourth time on their current road trip with a loss to the Bruins on Monday

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Brag About Arthur and Polly Mays Conservatory of the Arts]]> Mon, 05 Dec 2016 20:47:43 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/160*120/BRAG+Arthur+Polly+Mays+Conservatory+%284%29.JPG
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<![CDATA[Fla. Marathon Runner Gets Lost, Goes Missing for 12 Hours]]> Tue, 06 Dec 2016 14:33:10 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/120516+marathon+runner+gets+lost.jpg
A woman was missing for 12 hours after she got lost while running a half-marathon in Sarasota County

Photo Credit: SNN-TV]]>
<![CDATA[AR-15, Ammo Stolen During Burglary of Marked NMB Police Car]]> Mon, 05 Dec 2016 18:42:36 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/Colt_AR15_Rifle.jpg
Authorities are investigating after an AR-15 rifle and several ammunition magazines were stolen during a burglary of a marked North Miami Beach Police vehicle.

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Woman in Critical Condition After Dog Attack in Lauderhill]]> Tue, 06 Dec 2016 18:42:50 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/120616+woman+dog+attack.jpg
A woman was in critical condition after she was attacked by one of her dogs Monday in Lauderhill. The dog was shot during the attack and later euthanized.

Photo Credit: Classmates.com]]>
<![CDATA[Search Continues for Killer of FIU Student]]> Mon, 05 Dec 2016 17:48:05 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/120516+Michael+Zaldua.jpg
Police remained on the hunt for a killer Monday just days after a Florida International University student was found shot to death at an apartment complex parking garage in Sweetwater.]]>
<![CDATA[Orphaned Ducklings Rescued From Drain in Dania Beach]]> Mon, 05 Dec 2016 16:31:48 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/120516+ducklings+rescued+dania+beach.jpg
Eighteen ducklings that were trapped in a drain without their mama duck were pulled to safety Monday. Members of Broward Sheriff's Fire Rescue and BSO deputies worked together to save the ducklings in...]]>
<![CDATA[Brag About Your School - Mays Conservatory of The Arts]]> Mon, 05 Dec 2016 20:08:34 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/Brag+About+Your+School+THUMBNAIL+Website.jpg
The school in Goulds is renowned for their magnet arts program – including dance, band, orchestra, choir and television productions.]]>
<![CDATA[Unknown Donor Gives Gold Coins to Salvation Army in Pompano]]> Mon, 05 Dec 2016 17:48:33 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/120516+gold+coins+salvation+army+pompano+beach.jpg
An anonymous donor has once again made Christmas bright in Pompano Beach by giving gold coins to the Salvation Army.

Photo Credit: Salvation Army of Broward]]>
<![CDATA[3 Men Arrested in Hialeah Gas Station Armed Robberies]]> Mon, 05 Dec 2016 20:09:16 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/120516+hialeah+armed+robberies+Reinier+Ocampo+Rafael+Montalvo+Osniel+Munoz.jpg
Three men are facing charges in the armed robberies of two Hialeah gas stations, police said Monday.

Photo Credit: Hialeah Police]]>
<![CDATA[Miami-Dade Police Motorcycle Cop Injured in Crash Near MIA]]> Mon, 05 Dec 2016 20:09:45 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/120516+mdpd+motorcycle+cop+crash.jpg
A Miami-Dade Police motorcycle officer was hospitalized following a crash with a taxi cab near Miami International Airport Monday.

Photo Credit: NBC 6]]>
<![CDATA[Florida Keys Woman Accused of Choking Siberian Husky]]> Mon, 05 Dec 2016 12:27:08 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/120516+diana+linares.jpg
A Florida Keys woman is facing an animal cruelty charge after authorities say she was seen choking a six-month-old Siberian Husky.

Photo Credit: Monroe County Sheriff's Office]]>
<![CDATA[Search on For Wallet Thieves Who Struck at Weston Stores]]> Mon, 05 Dec 2016 23:30:19 -0500 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/212*120/120516+publix+stolen+wallet+weston.jpg
Surveillance cameras at the Publix Supermarket located at 1170 Weston Road show a woman reach into the victim’s purse and steal her wallet before moving away from the scene.

Photo Credit: Broward Sheriff's Office]]>