<![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 Sat, 25 Oct 2014 02:34:38 -0400 Sat, 25 Oct 2014 02:34:38 -0400 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[S. Fla. Woman Tells Airbag Horror Story]]> Fri, 24 Oct 2014 23:26:29 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/air+bag.JPG
Federal highway safety officials continued to urge owner of nearly 8 million vehicles under the new airbag recall. But, for some drivers like Claribel Nunez, the recall comes too late after she was involved...

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<![CDATA[Children's Group Sues Over Broward Ballot]]> Fri, 24 Oct 2014 18:51:43 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/browardballot102414.jpg
Ballot problems are nothing new in South Florida and now; the 2014 ballot is under fire after over where the issue of keeping the Broward Children’s Services Council falls on the ballot.

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<![CDATA[Consumer Reports: Tablet-Laptop Combos]]> Fri, 24 Oct 2014 18:58:02 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/CR+Laptops+081114.jpg
Tablets have been one of the fastest growing consumer electronics. But sales are starting to level off. And the laptop market has been declining for some time. Now there’s an emerging class of computers...

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<![CDATA[Guard Injured at Ultra Suing for $10 Million]]> Fri, 24 Oct 2014 22:25:18 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/180*120/IMG_64561.JPG
A security guard injured during this year’s Ultra Music Festival in March will file a lawsuit Monday against the festival organizers, the city of Miami, and others for $10 million.]]>
<![CDATA[Email Schemes Getting More Clever]]> Fri, 24 Oct 2014 18:52:55 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/computer2.jpg
At first glance, the emails may look legitimate, containing warnings about accounts that need updating, or packages that need to be delivered.]]>
<![CDATA[FDLE to Investigate Miami-Dade Police Shootings]]> Fri, 24 Oct 2014 17:31:44 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/160*120/093009+miami-dade+police.jpg
The Miami-Dade Police Department will no longer investigate itself for criminal wrongdoing in police shootings and deaths in custody.

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<![CDATA[Police Probe Suspicious Cat Deaths in Palmetto Bay]]> Fri, 24 Oct 2014 18:55:37 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/172*120/cat+generic.JPG
Police are investigating after at least two cats have been found dead under mysterious circumstances in the same Palmetto Bay neighborhood in the past week.]]>
<![CDATA[Family Found After Toddler Taken to Wrong School]]> Fri, 24 Oct 2014 18:53:56 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/abandonedchild102414.jpg
The family of a one-year-old boy who was thought to be abandoned at a daycare center Friday morning has been found.

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<![CDATA[90-Year-Old Fan Challenges Heat's Wade to One-On-One]]> Fri, 24 Oct 2014 15:35:19 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/209*120/wadegrandmaplay.jpg
For her 90th birthday, Miami Heat fan Illuminada Magtoto only had one wish: to play one-on-one with Dwyane Wade. Magtoto challenged Wade in a YouTube video, saying, "Dwyane Wade, on my 90th birthday, I want...

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<![CDATA[Toddler Hospitalized After Fall From Balcony in Hialeah]]> Fri, 24 Oct 2014 18:57:23 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/102414+hialeah+balcony+fall+child.jpg
A young child was airlifted to a hospital after falling from the fourth floor balcony of a Hialeah apartment building Friday morning.

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<![CDATA[Kitten Needs Donations to Repair Leg]]> Fri, 24 Oct 2014 08:43:10 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/160*284/Crushed+kitten+leg.jpg
A two-month-old kitten needs surgery to repair his crushed leg, but the good Samaritan who rescued him doesn't have enough funds for the procedure.]]>
<![CDATA[Weather: Wet Friday, Drier Weekend]]> Fri, 24 Oct 2014 06:31:34 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/102414+weather+miami.jpg
We'll be ending the work week with plenty of rain in South Florida Friday.]]>
<![CDATA[Police Search for Miami School Camera Thief]]> Fri, 24 Oct 2014 05:52:25 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/102414+miami-dade+schools+camera+thief.jpg
Miami-Dade Schools Police are looking for a thief who has been stealing surveillance cameras from public schools.

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<![CDATA[Provocative "Vest or Vote" Campaign Hitting Airwaves]]> Thu, 23 Oct 2014 23:32:02 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/vestorvotecampaign.jpg
A new ad campaign from a group called the Dream Defenders is using powerful imagery about guns and safety to try to get out the vote.

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<![CDATA[Man Tries to Abduct Miami-Dade Teen: Police]]> Fri, 24 Oct 2014 13:16:24 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/attemptedabductor102314.jpg
Miami-Dade Police released a sketch they hope will aid them in catching a man they say tried to abduct a teenager Monday morning.

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<![CDATA[Fire Rescue Workers Show How They are Prepared for Ebola]]> Thu, 23 Oct 2014 18:37:03 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/WTVJ_000000015226947_1200x675_347081283532.jpg
NBC6's Laura Rodriguez shows off how Fort Lauderdale Fire-Rescue workers are prepared for the possibility of a biohazard emergency and the equipment that is used to treat patients.]]>
<![CDATA[Copper Theft Targets Miami Beach Lightpoles]]> Thu, 23 Oct 2014 18:40:17 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/copperthefts102314.jpg
Miami Beach officials are trying to fight back against a series of burglaries that have plunged neighborhoods into darkness.]]>
<![CDATA[Davie Man Allegedly Molested Boys with Autsim]]> Thu, 23 Oct 2014 23:23:55 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/orlandopalaciosmugshot102314.jpg
Davie Police arrested 47-year-old Orlando Palacios Wednesday night on multiple charges after he allegedly sexually molested boys.

Photo Credit: Broward Sheriff's Office]]>
<![CDATA[Miami-Dade Police Search for Armed Robbery Suspect]]> Thu, 23 Oct 2014 18:34:26 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/102314+armed+robbery+suspect.jpg
Police are looking for a man they say robbed a northwest Miami-Dade convenience store and may be responsible for two other armed robberies.

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<![CDATA[Missing Pot-Bellied Pig Lucy Found]]> Thu, 23 Oct 2014 18:33:26 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/missingpig2102214.jpg
A Miami-Dade family's missing pig has been found safe and sound.

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<![CDATA[Man Filmed Woman, Young Kids in Bathroom: BSO]]> Thu, 23 Oct 2014 18:32:57 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/102314+Isaias+Ramos.jpg
A Broward man is facing video voyeurism charges after authorities say he filmed a woman and her two young children inside their bathroom.

Photo Credit: Broward Sheriff's Office]]>
<![CDATA[2 Arrested in Shooting That Left Man Paralyzed: Cops]]> Thu, 23 Oct 2014 12:02:00 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/102314+isaac+coles+quinton+grate.jpg
Police have arrested two suspects and are still looking for a third in a home invasion shooting that left a South Florida man paralyzed.

Photo Credit: Miami-Dade Corrections]]>
<![CDATA[Adoptable Pets]]> Thu, 23 Oct 2014 11:13:03 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/180*120/102314Scrappy+517160.jpg
This week's pets available at the Humane Society of Broward County.]]>
<![CDATA[Man Charged in Woman's Murder: Miami-Dade Police]]> Thu, 23 Oct 2014 08:56:05 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/102314+Sandra+Santiesteban+Alonso.jpg
A Miami man is facing second-degree murder charge in the death of a woman in July.]]>
<![CDATA[Weather: Showers and Storms Thursday]]> Thu, 23 Oct 2014 05:46:30 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/WTVJ_000000015216545_1200x675_346618947979.jpg
Weather Forecast -- 5 AM -- October 23, 2014]]>
<![CDATA[Man In Custody After Shots Fired, SWAT Standoff]]> Thu, 23 Oct 2014 10:19:06 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/102314+fort+lauderdale+swat+standoff.jpg
A man who police say opened fire on officers was taken into custody after a SWAT standoff in Fort Lauderdale early Thursday.

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<![CDATA[Family Needs Help Finding Pet Piglet]]> Thu, 23 Oct 2014 08:31:49 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/missingpig2102214.jpg
A family is handing out fliers and asking for the public’s help to find Lucy, a pot-bellied pig that was stolen from the front porch of a home.

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<![CDATA[Miami-Dade Schools Eliminate 24 Tests]]> Wed, 22 Oct 2014 21:22:22 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/hempstead+schools+classroom.jpg
Miami-Dade County students will take two dozen fewer tests in the current school year after a preliminary review of the school district’s testing programs.]]>
<![CDATA[Jockey Sues Calder Race Course Over Accident]]> Wed, 22 Oct 2014 19:48:57 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/injuredjockey.jpg
A professional jockey sued the Calder Race Course after allegedly suffering multiple severe injuries due to an incident that happened in a race in June 2014.

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<![CDATA[67 Pot Plants Removed from Miami Grow House]]> Wed, 22 Oct 2014 19:28:06 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/miamigrowhouse102214.jpg
Miami Police arrested an older man who walked with a cane after his home was raided as a grow house.

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