<![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 Tue, 29 Jul 2014 16:54:48 -0400 Tue, 29 Jul 2014 16:54:48 -0400 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[No Bomb Found in Deerfield Beach Investigation: BSO]]> Tue, 29 Jul 2014 15:53:46 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/police-tape-lights-generic.jpg
The Broward Sheriff's Office responded to reports of a possible explosive device inside a car in Deerfield Beach Tuesday afternoon.

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<![CDATA[Absentee Ballot Guidelines for August's Primaries]]> Tue, 29 Jul 2014 13:49:59 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/110612+voting+miami+generic.jpg
Here's what you need to know if you plan to vote absentee in the August 26th primary.

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<![CDATA[FBI Looking for Miami Bank Robber]]> Tue, 29 Jul 2014 13:46:53 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/072914+miami+bank+robbery.jpg
The robbery happened July 23 at the 1st National Bank of South Florida at 25151 South Dixie Highway, the FBI said.

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<![CDATA[Plane Makes Emergency Landing on Miami Beach]]> Tue, 29 Jul 2014 13:05:44 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/plane+lands+on+beach.jpg
Police responded after a small plane landed on the beach at Miami Beach Tuesday afternoon.]]>
<![CDATA[Back-to-School Sales Tax Holiday: What You Need to Know]]> Tue, 29 Jul 2014 13:58:07 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/school_generic.jpg
This year's back-to-school sales tax holiday begins Friday. Here's everything you need to know from what items are tax exempt to how early you can start shopping tax-free.

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<![CDATA[40 Cars Broken Into in Dania Beach]]> Tue, 29 Jul 2014 16:34:05 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/072914+cars+broken+into+dania+beach.jpg
At least 40 cars were broken into by thieves targeting identity information early Tuesday in Dania Beach, authorities said.

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<![CDATA[Girl, 2, Found Wandering Deerfield Beach Street]]> Tue, 29 Jul 2014 11:55:42 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/police-tape-shutterstock_5628043311.jpg
Authorities are investigating after a 2-year-old girl was found wandering alone on a Deerfield Beach street Tuesday morning.

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<![CDATA[Thief Stole Thousands From Deerfield Beach Walmart: BSO]]> Tue, 29 Jul 2014 07:02:21 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/072914+deerfield+beach+walmart+robbery.jpg
Authorities are looking for a man who was caught on camera stealing money pouches from a Deerfield Beach Walmart.]]>
<![CDATA[Disturbance Could Become Tropical Depression]]> Tue, 29 Jul 2014 07:57:41 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/072914+tropical+disturbance.jpg
An area of low pressure far out over the Atlantic has a chance to develop into a tropical depression, according to the National Hurricane Center.

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<![CDATA[Weather Forecast: Hot With Afternoon T-Storms]]> Tue, 29 Jul 2014 05:39:56 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/072914+weather+miami.jpg
Wet weather is returning to the South Florida forecast Tuesday as conditions stay hot.]]>
<![CDATA[Angry Car Owners Say Their Cars are Melting Away]]> Tue, 29 Jul 2014 15:58:46 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/dash1sized.jpg
When you spend tens of thousands of dollars on a car, you don't expect it to literally melt away. Dozens of people across South Florida say that's what happened to their cars.

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<![CDATA[CDC: Ebola "Poses Little Risk" to U.S.]]> Mon, 28 Jul 2014 21:56:41 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/ebola.jpg
Miami is one of the global entry points to the United States, which makes it vulnerable to the spread of diseases. And as a deadly Ebola outbreak in west Africa continues to grow, fears of the disease spreading...

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<![CDATA[FMA Endorses Medicaid Expansion: Report]]> Mon, 28 Jul 2014 20:51:31 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/doctor-health-generic-1200-02.jpg
The Florida Medical Association approved a resolution that endorses the expansion of Medicaid in the state, according to the Tampa Bay Times.

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<![CDATA[Bus Crash Sends 6 to the Hospital]]> Mon, 28 Jul 2014 20:20:59 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/jeepbuscrash.jpg
An afternoon bush crash in Wilton Manors sent six people to the hospital. The accident involved a city bus and a black four-door Jeep.

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<![CDATA[Man Blamed for Classic Car Blaze: "It's Impossible"]]> Mon, 28 Jul 2014 21:03:09 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/augustoagostini.jpg
Last week, a classic car facility in Miami burned down. A co-owner, Robin Vernon, pointed the finger at a disgruntled former employee. But the man who believes he was the one mentioned by Vernon is...

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<![CDATA[Marshals Jewelry Auction Set for Friday]]> Mon, 28 Jul 2014 17:08:50 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/goldbuillonbars.jpg
Bargain hunters looking for gold, silver, coins, loose diamonds, and more jewelry may hit it big when the U.S. Marshals service holds an auction in Miami Beach and online this Friday.

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<![CDATA[Murder Suspect Curses & Yells at Bond Court Judge]]> Mon, 28 Jul 2014 16:53:08 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/hendricksmugshot.jpg
Miami-Dade Police arrested Anton Hendricks, 34, for allegedly killing a woman and leaving her body in a grass field. Hendricks made his first court appearance over the weekend and it was quite a show for...

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<![CDATA[Couple Wants Gay Marriage Case Taken to Fla. Supreme Court]]> Mon, 28 Jul 2014 21:04:47 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/aaron+huntsman+and+william+lee+jones.jpg
Attorneys for the plaintiffs in a Florida Keys gay marriage case have asked Florida's 3rd District Court of Appeals to send the case directly to the state's Supreme Court.

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<![CDATA[Mad Decent Block Party: Fort Lauderdale]]> Mon, 28 Jul 2014 12:37:19 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/180*120/Mad+Decent+Block+Party+2014+133.jpg
The 2014 Mad Decent Block Party tour made its first stop in South Florida at Revolution live in Fort Lauderdale on Saturday, July 26, 2014. Electronic Dance Music fans jumped to beats of various...]]>
<![CDATA[A1A Reconstruction Project Begins]]> Mon, 28 Jul 2014 11:45:44 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/210*120/a1a+reconstruction.jpg
The A1A reconstruction project began Monday in Fort Lauderdale, marking the first day of roadwork that will last more than a year.

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<![CDATA['Turtle Cam' Captures Loggerhead Hatchlings]]> Mon, 28 Jul 2014 08:59:09 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/turtles+hatch+on+turtlecam.jpg
Nearly 100 tiny sea turtles were caught on camera hatching and sprinting to the ocean's edge.

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<![CDATA[2 Killed in Tamiami Trail Crash]]> Mon, 28 Jul 2014 23:30:21 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/car+accident2.jpg
Two people were killed in a crash that blocked a long stretch of Tamiami Trail for hours Monday, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.

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<![CDATA[Anti-Semitic Vandalism Hits Synagogue]]> Mon, 28 Jul 2014 18:32:40 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/synagogue+vandalized.jpg
More anti-Semitic messages were found Monday in South Florida, this time at a synagogue.

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<![CDATA[Dry Weather, But Not for Long]]> Mon, 28 Jul 2014 05:51:41 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/monday+weather.jpg
South Florida is seeing some relief from the rain, but it won't last long.

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<![CDATA[Cars Vandalized With Anti-Semitic Messages]]> Sun, 27 Jul 2014 18:19:54 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/160*120/hamas+car.PNG
A Miami Beach home was the target of hate. One car egged in multiple places and another damaged by cream cheese, with the words "Jew" and "Hamas" smeared on two different areas.]]>
<![CDATA[Marlins Complete Sweep of Astros]]> Sun, 27 Jul 2014 17:17:04 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/452793936.jpg
The Marlins have now won 7 of their last 8 games after their win over Houston on Sunday

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<![CDATA['We Still Coming:' The Real Story Behind a Viral Wedding Pic]]> Mon, 28 Jul 2014 06:49:45 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/195*120/we+still+coming.jpg
A couple and their bridal party quickly gained fame after a photo of them went viral, accompanied by a message snapshot where a woman texted a wedding photo shoot invite to the wrong

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<![CDATA[Marlins Win Sixth Game in Last Seven Tries]]> Sun, 27 Jul 2014 11:19:41 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/452746294.jpg
Tom Koehler allowed nine hits but kept his team in the game in Miami's 7-3 win on Saturday

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<![CDATA[Florida Keys Webcam Captures Sea Turtle Hatching]]> Sun, 27 Jul 2014 15:06:40 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/174*120/seaturtlewebcam726.jpg
A live-streaming, high-definition "turtle webcam" positioned on a beach in the Florida Keys has recorded the hatch of about 100 baby loggerhead sea turtles. The webcam has been focused on the nest in the...

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<![CDATA[Marlins Continue To Shine With Replay Challenges]]> Sun, 27 Jul 2014 11:19:18 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/483867227.jpg
The Marlins lead all of MLB with 17 successful replay challenges in 21 attempts

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<![CDATA[Featured Pet: Brownie]]> Mon, 28 Jul 2014 13:29:09 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/214*120/brownie2potw.PNG
This week's pet of the week is Brownie, a one-and-a-half year-old shepherd mix.]]>
<![CDATA[Sunday Forecast: Inland Storms]]> Sun, 27 Jul 2014 09:33:08 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/214*120/weather727.PNG
Drier air has moved in leaving us with a sunny morning. We can expect thunderstorms this afternoon mainly inland and along some east coast areas.]]>
<![CDATA[Miami Gardens Farm Share Helps Families in Need]]> Sat, 26 Jul 2014 18:30:17 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/farm+share+726.PNG
A large scale foodbank named Farm Share hosted a distribution in Miami Gardens and they say they arrived with 30,000 pounds of goods.]]>