<![CDATA[NBC 6 South Florida - Top Stories]]>Copyright 2016http://www.nbcmiami.com/news/top-stories http://media.nbcbayarea.com/designimages/NBC+6+LOGO+GOOGLE.png NBC 6 South Florida http://www.nbcmiami.comen-usTue, 03 May 2016 08:40:12 -0400Tue, 03 May 2016 08:40:12 -0400NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Man Lured Girl Into Car: Margate Police]]> Tue, 03 May 2016 07:53:32 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/050316+jose+laurence.jpg
Police say a North Lauderdale man lured a young girl into his car last Thursday in Margate by offering her a ride to school.

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<![CDATA[MMA Fighter Hurt in Delray Beach Hit-and-Run]]> Tue, 03 May 2016 06:54:16 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/050216+mma+hit+and+run.jpg
Mixed Martial Arts fighter Jordan Paul Parsons was left critically injured after being struck by a hit-and-run driver over the weekend in Delray Beach.

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<![CDATA[Weather: Steamy, Stormy Tuesday]]> Tue, 03 May 2016 07:05:54 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/WTVJ_000000023380889_1200x675_678381123921.jpg
Expect hot, steamy conditions with temperatures climbing into the 90s. Ryan Phillips says the afternoon brings chances for showers and thunderstorms.]]>
<![CDATA[Sanders Heads Into Ind. Primary Within Striking Distance of Clinton]]> Tue, 03 May 2016 08:22:52 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/sanders-clinton-split.jpg
In Indiana, where the latest poll shows Sen. Bernie Sanders within striking distance of Hillary Clinton in the primary on Tuesday, Kristen Callihan will not even contemplate a general election without the...

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<![CDATA[Police Officer Fired Amid Sexual Misconduct Allegations]]> Tue, 03 May 2016 07:54:09 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/032816+Deandre+Morris.jpg
A South Florida police officer is out of a job and under investigation for what could be serious sexual misconduct.]]>
<![CDATA[Transgender Student Shares Transition Journey]]> Mon, 02 May 2016 23:38:28 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/214*120/050216+transgender+journey.jpg
Marlyn used to be anxious about her looks, not because she's vane, but because it never reflected who she is inside.

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<![CDATA[Comparing Charges at South Florida Trauma Centers]]> Mon, 02 May 2016 19:17:42 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/214*120/050216+trauma+costs.jpg
South Florida has several trauma centers, but when it comes to charges not all are created equal.

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<![CDATA[American Serviceman Killed in Combat in Iraq]]> Tue, 03 May 2016 07:11:44 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/IRBIL_Screen-Shot-2016-05-03-at-6.45.00-AM.jpg
An American serviceman has been killed in combat in Iraq, Defense Secretary Ash Carter confirmed Tuesday, NBC News reported.The U.S.-led coalition issued a statement saying one of its service members died...

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<![CDATA[Chemical Found in NY Drinking Water]]> Tue, 03 May 2016 00:13:57 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/newburgh+water+plant.jpg
A Hudson Valley city has declared a state of emergency after potentially harmful chemicals were found in one of its drinking water sources. Newburgh City Manager Michael G. Ciaravino says perfluorooctane...

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<![CDATA[Brothers Charged in Torture Killing]]> Mon, 02 May 2016 22:41:14 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/05022016-BPreston-Mostrong-Austin-Mostrong-Arraignment.jpg
Two brothers accused of torturing and killing a homeless man found in a riverbed were arraigned in court Monday, pleading not guilty to murder, torture and kidnapping charges. George Lowery, 50, was beaten...

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<![CDATA[Tech-Savvy Gang Members]]> Tue, 03 May 2016 07:45:50 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/0502-2016-Smartphone.jpg
The FBI in its latest national gang report says the use of technology among gang members is creating "unique challenges for law enforcement."Tech-savvy gang members staying a step ahead of police is also...

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<![CDATA[Foster Farms Recalls Chicken Nuggets]]> Tue, 03 May 2016 08:26:39 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/Screen-Shot-2016-05-03-at-8.24.49-AM.jpg
Foster Farms is recalling more than 220,000 pounds of frozen cooked chicken breast nuggets after the company received numerous complaints from customers who said that rubber fragments and plastic were found...]]>
<![CDATA[Woman Meets Rescuer]]> Mon, 02 May 2016 19:39:32 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/baby+mary+grace.png
It was just two years ago that 20-year-old Morgan Hill learned she had been the subject of major news headlines across Chicago as an infant.In October 1995, Hill, who was a newborn, was left for dead by...

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<![CDATA[Woman Threatened to 'Blow Up' MBPD Officers: Cops]]> Mon, 02 May 2016 18:36:02 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/050216+johanna+garcia+miami+beach+police+threats.jpg
A Hallandale woman is facing a number of charges after police say she made threats to kill and blow up Miami Beach Police officers.

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<![CDATA[Stray Cats Causing Problems for Zoo Miami]]> Mon, 02 May 2016 19:08:37 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/050216+stray+cats+zoo+miami.jpg
Zoo Miami has a problem with some animals, but it's not the animals at their exhibits.

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<![CDATA[Homeless Man Reunites With Family After Six Years]]> Mon, 02 May 2016 18:59:16 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/050216+homeless+reunion.jpg
There was an overdue reunion for a man who spent half a decade on the streets. He has been homeless and separated from his family for six years.

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<![CDATA['Biggest Loser' Study Shows How Your Body Fights Against Weight Loss]]> Mon, 02 May 2016 17:17:54 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/DannyCahill-138373183.jpg
Your body doesn't want you to lose all that weight. A study that followed 14 of the 16 contestants from Season 8 of "The Biggest Loser" six years after the season ended has detailed just how the body...

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<![CDATA[Man Who Tried to Make Swim Escape in Bond Court]]> Mon, 02 May 2016 18:35:34 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/050216+adacia+douglas.jpg
The man who tried to escape from police by jumping into the ocean made an appearance in court Monday.

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<![CDATA[Sports Authority to Auction Assets on May 16]]> Mon, 02 May 2016 17:26:15 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/sportsauthorityGettyImages-513327988.jpg
National retail chain Sports Authority's future looks pretty bleak. The company announced in early March that it planned to close 140 of its 463 stores and filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in...

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<![CDATA[Video Captures Large Crash at NYC Bike Race]]> Mon, 02 May 2016 13:47:32 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/bike+crash+feuerherd.jpg
A stalled motorcycle caused a large crash and pile-up near the start of the last event of the Red Hook Criterium bike race in Brooklyn Saturday night, according to video of the crash.The video shows a...

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<![CDATA[Barbie Unveils Misty Copeland Doll]]> Mon, 02 May 2016 17:41:18 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/MistyCopelandBarbie_3_361778.jpg
Misty Copeland, the first black female principal dancer for the American Ballet Theatre, now has her very own Barbie doll.The doll is a part of the Barbie "Sheroes" program, which creates dolls in the likeness...

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<![CDATA[Weather: Steamy, Dry Monday w/ Storms Ahead]]> Mon, 02 May 2016 12:27:09 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/WTVJ_000000023367105_1200x675_677810755655.jpg
As we approach midday, Ryan Phillips says we're going to enjoy likely the last rain-free day for a while.]]>
<![CDATA[Ted Cruz Says Young Heckler Deserves a Spanking]]> Mon, 02 May 2016 13:34:14 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/ted-cruz1.jpg
Ted Cruz responded to a young heckler who yelled out "you suck" during a campaign event in Indiana by telling the child that such an outburst would land him a spanking in the Cruz household.

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<![CDATA[Heat vs Raptors Playoffs Preview]]> Mon, 02 May 2016 11:59:58 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-501929042.jpg
The Heat will take on the Toronto Raptors in the Eastern Conference seminflnals

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<![CDATA[Fleet Week 2016 Sails Into South Florida]]> Mon, 02 May 2016 19:09:56 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/212*120/050216+fleet+week+2016.JPG
The anchors have dropped and Fleet Week Port Everglades 2016 is officially underway.]]>