<![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-usSun, 25 Sep 2016 08:33:10 -0400Sun, 25 Sep 2016 08:33:10 -0400NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[3 Bodies Located Off Coast of Islamorada: Coast Guard]]> Sat, 24 Sep 2016 17:27:58 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/US-Coast-Guard-Generic.jpg
The Coast Guard found three bodies Saturday 23 miles southeast of Islamorada while following up on a tip.]]>
<![CDATA[Woman Hit on the Head by a Drone on Miami Beach]]> Sat, 24 Sep 2016 16:45:37 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/owman+hit+with+drone.jpg
Miami Beach Fire Rescue says a woman was hit on the head by a drone on Miami Beach.

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<![CDATA[Deadly Shooting Outside a Checkers Restaurant in Hollywood]]> Sat, 24 Sep 2016 13:39:06 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/police+tape+3.jpg
Police are investigating a shooting at a Hollywood Checker restaurant that left a man dead Saturday morning.]]>
<![CDATA[Police Find Stolen Car with Baby Unharmed Inside: BSO]]> Sat, 24 Sep 2016 12:24:04 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/STOLEN+CAR+MISSING+BABY.jpg
Broward Sheriff's Office is searching for a car that was stolen in Margate while a 2-month-old baby was still inside.

Photo Credit: Broward Sheriff's Office]]>
<![CDATA[Miami Firefighter Killed in Drive-By Shooting]]> Sat, 24 Sep 2016 10:09:59 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/chadrick+davis.jpg
A Miami firefighter and a another man were killed in a drive-by shooting early Saturday morning.

Photo Credit: City of Miami]]>
<![CDATA[Marlins Lose Third Straight]]> Fri, 23 Sep 2016 22:28:52 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-609993638.jpg
The Marlins gave up a run in the ninth inning on Friday and lost their third straight game

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Few Homes Available to Armed Forces Veterans]]> Fri, 23 Sep 2016 19:54:14 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/220*120/VA+Loans.jpg
Chris and Martyka Myers thought they’d found the perfect home.

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<![CDATA[Week Three Preview: Browns at Dolphins]]> Fri, 23 Sep 2016 18:33:58 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-180063451.jpg
The Dolphins will try once more to get their first win of the season on Sunday against the Browns

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[WWII Holocaust Survivor Becomes US Citizen]]> Fri, 23 Sep 2016 17:28:44 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/holocaust+survivor.jpg
A 100-year-old Holocaust survivor became a United States citizen Friday.

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<![CDATA[Naked Statue of Donald Trump Returned to Owner, Man Arrested]]> Fri, 23 Sep 2016 18:20:36 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/AleRodriguez.jpg
Miami Police Department arrested the man that is allegedly responsible for the theft of a naked statue of Donald Trump that stood over a section of the Wynwood neighborhood.

Photo Credit: Miami Police Department]]>
<![CDATA[Police Continue to Investigate Death of 20-Year-Old Student]]> Fri, 23 Sep 2016 15:32:47 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/092216+fiu+dorm+death+police+car.jpg
Police released the identity of the Florida International University student who was found dead inside his dorm room Thursday.

Photo Credit: NBC 6]]>
<![CDATA[Woman Jumps on Car Trying to Get Purse Back From Thief]]> Fri, 23 Sep 2016 14:26:22 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/214*120/092316+dania+beach+gas+station+purse+snatch.jpg
Janelle Della-Libera was filling her car up at the Mobil off Stirling Road when surveillance video shows a man opening her car door and stealing her purse.]]>
<![CDATA[MIA Administrator Charged in Massive Bribery Investigation]]> Fri, 23 Sep 2016 13:54:18 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/092316+ivan+valdes+mugshot.jpg
Valdes has worked for their airport for 27 years, working his way up to his current job as the director of the terminal maintenance division.

Photo Credit: Miami-Dade Police Department]]>
<![CDATA[Chris Bosh Failed Physical, Not Cleared by Heat to Practice]]> Fri, 23 Sep 2016 12:31:37 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-498969284.jpg
Citing an unnamed source, the Miami Herald is reporting that the 13-year veteran still has evidence of continued clotting, believed to be related to the two blood clots he has dealt with that kept Bosh out...

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<![CDATA[Tampa Bay Bucs Player Arrested on Suspicion of DUI Friday]]> Fri, 23 Sep 2016 10:52:42 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/172*120/GettyImages-460155462.jpg
The release says the football player's vehicle then cut off the trooper's cruiser and began weaving back and forth.

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<![CDATA[Autopsy Released in Death of Palm Beach Zookeeper]]> Fri, 23 Sep 2016 10:17:01 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/041516staceykonwiser.jpg
The report released Friday says the tiger's cage was supposed to be locked, but it was open. Konwiser's co-workers ran to the tiger exhibit and found the tiger standing over her body.

Photo Credit: Palm Beach Zoo]]>
<![CDATA[2 Found Dead Inside Hollywood Home]]> Fri, 23 Sep 2016 13:08:18 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/214*120/092316+hollywood+bodies+found.jpg
Police would not release the identities of either victims or whether they are investigating it as a homicide.]]>
<![CDATA[Officer Suspended After Accidental Shooting Inside Home]]> Fri, 23 Sep 2016 07:55:53 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/160*120/093009+miami-dade+police.jpg
The Miami Herald reports Wanda Roman was inside her apartment Sept. 15 when the revolver fired. The bullet went through the front door and hit Raynier Miranda, who was cleaning the hallway in their apartment...

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Javier Perez to Throw First Pitch at Friday's Marlins Game]]> Fri, 23 Sep 2016 07:48:12 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/091516+javier+perez.jpg
The South Dade High School principal will be at the stadium to promote his charity – with a portion of ticket sales going to that organization to help with medical bills and purchasing prosthetic legs.

Photo Credit: NBC 6]]>
<![CDATA[Tropical Storm Karl Expected to Pass Bermuda Saturday]]> Fri, 23 Sep 2016 07:47:59 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/160*128/085124W5_NL_sm.gif
National Hurricane Center says additional strengthening is expected and Karl could become a hurricane as it moves away from Bermuda on Saturday.]]>
<![CDATA[FIU Students Learning Life Saving Techniques in New Program]]> Fri, 23 Sep 2016 07:48:05 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/214*120/092316+fiu+cpr+training+program.jpg
The FIU heart program led its first training session, with 150 hospitality students learning how to perform the technique, use an AED and master choking relief skills]]>
<![CDATA[Woman Accused of Extorting Man After Craigslist Hookup]]> Fri, 23 Sep 2016 16:56:30 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/Vanessa+Lateisha+Hall+mug.jpg
A South Florida woman is facing charges after police say she had sex with a man she met on Craigslist then claimed she was underage to force him into buying her gifts.

Photo Credit: Palm Beach County Sheriff]]>
<![CDATA[Man Arrested in 2015 Murder in Coral Gables]]> Thu, 22 Sep 2016 20:07:24 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/092216+David+Joseph+Daniel.jpg
A man has been arrested in the July 2015 murder of another man during a robbery in Coral Gables but a second suspect remains at-large, authorities said.

Photo Credit: Miami-Dade Corrections]]>
<![CDATA[A Look at the New Hard Rock Stadium]]> Thu, 22 Sep 2016 18:37:24 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/092216+hard+rock+stadium+shula+mural+video.jpg
NBC 6 gets a closer look at the new home of the Miami Dolphins as well as a taste of what's to come this football season just days before the first regular season home game.]]>
<![CDATA[Uncle Luke Resigns as Football Coach at Miami Jackson High]]> Thu, 22 Sep 2016 18:25:51 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/211*120/coach+luke.PNG
After only three regular season games, Luther Campbell, the rapper better known as Uncle Luke, is stepping down as defensive coordinator at Miami Jackson High School.]]>
<![CDATA[Police Investigating Death of Student at FIU Dorm]]> Thu, 22 Sep 2016 21:21:47 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/092216+fiu+dorm+death+police+car.jpg
Police were investigating the death of a student at a Florida International University dorm Thursday.

Photo Credit: NBC 6]]>
<![CDATA[BSO Sergeant Arrested on Grand Theft, Misconduct Charges]]> Thu, 22 Sep 2016 18:57:58 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/092216+ivan+roiz.jpg
A Broward Sheriff's Office sergeant was arrested Thursday on multiple charges, officials said.

Photo Credit: Broward Sheriff's Office]]>
<![CDATA[Authorities Search for Woman Who Disappeared From Key West]]> Thu, 22 Sep 2016 15:29:54 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/092216+robin+ford.jpg
Authorities are searching for a Key West woman who vanished last month.

Photo Credit: Monroe County Sheriff's Office]]>
<![CDATA[Driver Rushed to Hospital After Crashing Into Wynwood School]]> Thu, 22 Sep 2016 15:14:52 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/20160922_094150_resized.jpg
The driver was freed by paramedics and rushed to Ryder Trauma Center with a serious arm injury.

Photo Credit: Miami-Dade Fire Rescue]]>
<![CDATA[Strong Storms Moving Across South Florida]]> Thu, 22 Sep 2016 15:54:51 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/Cs-cAROVUAEiiui.jpg
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<![CDATA['Less Than Credible' Threats Investigated at Local Schools]]> Thu, 22 Sep 2016 19:18:08 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/school-generic.jpg
Miami-Dade and Broward schools are working with authorities after what they called "less than credible" threats were made against schools in South Florida.]]>
<![CDATA[South Florida Mayors Join Plea For Zika Funding in Congress]]> Thu, 22 Sep 2016 12:01:38 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/180*120/092216+miami+mayors+congress+zika+funding.jpg
Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez and Miami Beach Mayor Philip Levine were in Washington D.C. to meet with a bipartisan group of U.S. Representative from five South Florida districts.]]>
<![CDATA[U.S. Government to Resume Deportations For Haitian Nationals]]> Thu, 22 Sep 2016 11:48:32 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/040915+haiti+flag+generic+haitian.jpg
Over 5,000 Haitians attempted to enter the country through the port near San Diego between October 1st of 2016 and September 4, 2016. That number is up from just 339 the year before.

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Person of Interest Sought in Theft of Naked Trump Statue]]> Thu, 22 Sep 2016 23:28:14 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/trump+naked+person+of+interest.jpg
One of five created by a Cleveland man showing the GOP Presidential nominee with no clothes had been at a display near NW 2nd Avenue and 23rd Street.]]>
<![CDATA[Marlins Fail to Complete Sweep of Nationals]]> Thu, 22 Sep 2016 07:41:01 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-609382596.jpg
The Marlins had a chance to sweep the Nationals, but lost 8-3 on Wednesday

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Florida Keys Man Arrested for Allegedly Riding Manatee]]> Thu, 22 Sep 2016 13:12:29 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/james+massengale+mug.jpg
He became verbally combative with deputies and officials from the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission, reportedly chanting “Take me to jail”.

Photo Credit: Monroe County Sheriff's Office]]>
<![CDATA[Rally for Justice Held After Shooting Deaths of Kids]]> Fri, 23 Sep 2016 07:47:52 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/092216+king+carter+jada+page.jpg
A rally calling for justice and a stop to all the gun violence here in South Florida took place Thursday.]]>